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Postal Code 560 - Northwestern Region (Iceland)

Area of Postal Code 5603,981 km²
Population486
Male Population248 (51.1%)
Female Population238 (48.9%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 -27.1%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 -22.2%
Median Age36.7 years
Male Median Age36.7 years
Female Median Age36.7 years
Local TimeWednesday 2:52 AM
TimezoneGreenwich Mean Time
Coordinates65.21250336875856° / -18.828214490006193°
Related Postal Codes531540541545565566

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Postal Code 560 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population667647625486
Population Density0.17 / km²0.16 / km²0.16 / km²0.12 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

560 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 22.2% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code 560-27.1%-24.9%-22.2%
Northwest-22.6%-17.6%-11.7%
Iceland+57.5%+32.5%+19%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 560 Median Age

Median Age: 36.7 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code 56036.7 years36.7 years36.7 years
Northwest37.4 years37.1 years37.6 years
Iceland34.9 years35.5 years34.4 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 560 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5161330
5-9181836
10-14182139
15-19201839
20-24171734
25-29161329
30-34151429
35-39141530
40-44171633
45-49161733
50-54171634
55-59151329
60-64131226
65-69111021
70-748817
75-798614
80-845612
85 Plus5510
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 560 Population Density

Population Density: 0.12 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code 5604863,981 km²0.12 / km²
Northwest6,98812,599.2 km²0.55 / km²
Iceland305,309102,490.8 km²2.98 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Hotels & Travel: 36.8%
 Shopping: 15.5%
 Industry: 9.2%
 Sports & Activities: 5.4%
 Entertainment: 4.6%
 Other: 28.5%

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 560 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code 5606,446 t13.3 t1.62 t/km²
Northwest91,707 t13.1 t7.28 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 560 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)6,446 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita13.3 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)1.62 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
EarthquakeMedium (2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
10/26/175:16 PM4.681.5 km10,000 m120km S of Akureyri, Icelandusgs.gov
9/17/177:26 AM4.389.5 km9,150 m131km S of Akureyri, Icelandusgs.gov
6/30/177:58 AM4.482.4 km14,930 m126km S of Akureyri, Icelandusgs.gov
5/27/172:36 AM4.283.3 km10,000 m123km S of Akureyri, Icelandusgs.gov
4/17/174:58 AM4.278.8 km6,870 m116km S of Akureyri, Icelandusgs.gov
1/26/1511:24 AM4.493.6 km10,000 m127km NNE of Vik, Icelandusgs.gov
1/2/158:46 PM4.385.1 km7,530 m127km S of Akureyri, Icelandusgs.gov
1/2/159:39 AM4.580.8 km9,840 m119km S of Akureyri, Icelandusgs.gov
12/27/1411:24 PM4.482 km7,050 m121km S of Akureyri, Icelandusgs.gov
12/23/146:06 PM4.377.9 km10,000 m121km S of Akureyri, Icelandusgs.gov

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