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Postal Code 99099 - Beit Shemesh, Jerusalem District

Primary CityBeit Shemesh
Area of Postal Code 990990.189 km²
Male Population2 (50%)
Female Population2 (50%)
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +300%
Area Codes2
Local TimeThursday 4:39 AM
TimezoneIsrael Daylight Time
Coordinates31.71851822822462° / 34.98891601728865°
Related Postal Codes990939909499095990969909799098

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Postal Code 99099 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density5.3 / km²21.2 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

99099 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 300% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code 99099+300%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 99099 Population Density

Population Density: 21.2 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code 9909940.189 km²21.2 / km²
Jerusalem1.3 million652.3 km²2,002 / km²
Israel8.3 million22,078 km²374.2 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 99099 Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1975 to 2100
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.

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 99099 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code 9909939.5 t9.88 t209.5 t/km²
Jerusalem10,639,475 t8.15 t16,311 t/km²
Israel81,985,470 t9.92 t3,713 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 99099 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)39.5 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita9.88 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)209.5 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
FloodMedium (4)
EarthquakeMedium (6)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
7/29/157:39 PM4.258.5 km13,000 m24km NNE of `En Boqeq, Israelusgs.gov
12/1/0711:38 PM452.9 km10,000 mDead Sea regionusgs.gov
11/23/072:19 PM4.416.4 km11,000 mDead Sea regionusgs.gov
11/20/073:21 PM3.257.1 km5,000 mDead Sea regionusgs.gov
11/20/071:18 AM4.654 km10,000 mDead Sea regionusgs.gov
2/9/072:14 PM4.581 km15,000 mDead Sea regionusgs.gov
2/9/072:12 PM491.4 km2,000 mDead Sea regionusgs.gov
11/17/066:57 PM3.162.6 km10,000 mDead Sea regionusgs.gov
9/17/061:22 AM456.5 km1,000 mDead Sea regionusgs.gov
9/8/069:58 PM4.558 km1,000 mDead Sea regionusgs.gov

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Primary City

Beit Shemesh (Hebrew: בֵּית שֶׁמֶשׁ,; Arabic: بيت شيمش‎; Latin: Bethsames, Beth Shamesh or Bethshamesh in English translations of the Hebrew Bible) is a city located approximately 30 kilometres (19 mi) west of Jerusalem in Israel's Jerusalem District..  ︎  Beit Shemesh Wikipedia Page

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