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Postal Code 57973 - Suncheon, South Jeolla Province

Primary CitySuncheon
Area of Postal Code 579730.54 km²
Population1,307
Male Population647 (49.5%)
Female Population660 (50.5%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +193.7%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +35.4%
Median Age38.2 years
Male Median Age36.9 years
Female Median Age39.5 years
Local TimeSaturday 10:44 PM
TimezoneKorean Standard Time
Coordinates34.94812253798284° / 127.53652153892355°
Related Postal Codes579705797157972579745797557976

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Postal Code 57973 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population4455589651,307
Population Density824.6 / km²1,033 / km²1,788 / km²2,421 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

57973 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 35.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code 57973+193.7%+134.2%+35.4%
Jeollanam-Do-31.7%-27.8%-19%
South Korea+44%+16.9%+9%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 57973 Median Age

Median Age: 38.2 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code 5797338.2 years39.5 years36.9 years
Jeollanam-Do43.6 years46 years41.1 years
South Korea38 years39.2 years36.8 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 57973 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5323062
5-9403576
10-145652108
15-196052113
20-24403273
25-29373673
30-34404282
35-395155106
40-445961120
45-496057117
50-545049100
55-59343368
60-64282857
65-69202546
70-74192646
75-79132235
80-8471421
85 Plus31013
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 57973 Population Density

Population Density: 2,421 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code 579731,3070.54 km²2,421 / km²
Jeollanam-Do1.4 million12,031.4 km²118.4 / km²
South Korea48.8 million99,452.9 km²491.0 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 57973 Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1975 to 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.

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 57973 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code 5797318,173 t13.9 t33,675 t/km²
Jeollanam-Do14,893,443 t10.5 t1,237 t/km²
South Korea595,864,161 t12.2 t5,991 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 57973 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)18,173 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita13.9 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)33,675 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
CycloneHigh (10)
FloodHigh (8)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Primary City

Suncheon (Suncheon-si) is a city in South Jeolla Province, South Korea. It is a scenic agricultural and industrial city of around 250,000 people near Suncheon Bay. It is located in the southeastern corner of Jeollanam-do, just over an hour south-east..  ︎  Suncheon Wikipedia Page

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