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Postal Code 311 - Western Region (Iceland)

Area of Postal Code 3115,482.5 km²
Population608
Male Population312 (51.2%)
Female Population296 (48.8%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +64.3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +16.7%
Median Age35.7 years
Male Median Age34.8 years
Female Median Age36.7 years
Local TimeMonday 4:08 AM
TimezoneGreenwich Mean Time
Coordinates64.73798720898733° / -21.31147128439043°
Related Postal Codes300301302310320340

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Postal Code 311 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population370440521608
Population Density0.07 / km²0.08 / km²0.1 / km²0.11 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

311 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 16.7% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code 311+64.3%+38.2%+16.7%
Vesturland+30.1%+16.7%+10.4%
Iceland+57.5%+32.5%+19%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 311 Median Age

Median Age: 35.7 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code 31135.7 years36.7 years34.8 years
Vesturland34.9 years35.7 years34.1 years
Iceland34.9 years35.5 years34.4 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 311 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5221840
5-9251843
10-14212345
15-19272754
20-24261945
25-29181937
30-34191938
35-39191938
40-44171836
45-49202141
50-54192241
55-59221941
60-64181432
65-69131124
70-74101020
75-798917
80-847714
85 Plus3610
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 311 Population Density

Population Density: 0.11 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code 3116085,482.5 km²0.11 / km²
Vesturland11,6459,613.7 km²1.21 / km²
Iceland305,309102,490.8 km²2.98 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 311 Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in 311
 Area Code 4: 60%
 Area Code 8: 23.3%
 Area Code 7: 10%
 Area Code 5: 3.3%
 Area Code 6: 3.3%

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Hotels & Travel: 42.4%
 Sports & Activities: 10.9%
 Industry: 10%
 Restaurants: 7.2%
 Other: 29.4%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Postal Code 311 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code 3117,922 t13 t1.45 t/km²
Vesturland150,952 t13 t15.7 t/km²
Iceland3,989,542 t13.1 t38.9 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Postal Code 311 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)7,922 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita13 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)1.45 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
EarthquakeMedium (4.2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
12/29/186:56 PM4.365.9 km10,000 m19km NNE of Hveragerdi, Icelandusgs.gov
8/30/124:59 AM4.291 km10,000 mIceland regionusgs.gov
6/25/0910:20 AM4.492.6 km1,300 mIceland regionusgs.gov
6/19/0911:13 AM4.599 km5,000 mIceland regionusgs.gov
5/29/0810:09 AM3.785.9 km10,000 mIceland regionusgs.gov
5/29/0810:07 AM479 km10,000 mIcelandusgs.gov
5/29/088:46 AM6.383 km9,000 mIcelandusgs.gov
6/20/005:51 PM6.588.6 km10,000 mIcelandusgs.gov
6/17/0010:40 AM4.584.7 km10,000 mIcelandusgs.gov
6/17/008:45 AM4.992.7 km10,000 mIcelandusgs.gov

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Cities

Percentage of businesses by city in 311
 Borgarnes: 71.4%
 Hvanneyri: 16.7%
 Reykholt, Western Iceland: 9.5%
 Other: 2.4%

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