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Postal Code 1231 - Canton of Geneva

Area of Postal Code 12311.912 km²
Population4,263
Male Population2,031 (47.7%)
Female Population2,232 (52.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +102.1%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +31.7%
Median Age41.6 years
Male Median Age39.9 years
Female Median Age43.1 years
Area Codes22
Associated CitiesGeneva | Chêne-Bougeries | More
NeighborhoodsChampel
Local TimeSunday 1:48 AM
TimezoneCentral European Summer Time
Coordinates46.18538394426275° / 6.176822001229094°
Related Postal Codes123212331234123612371239

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Postal Code 1231 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population2,1092,7073,2374,263
Population Density1,102 / km²1,415 / km²1,692 / km²2,229 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

1231 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 31.7% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code 1231+102.1%+57.5%+31.7%
Geneva+37%+27.4%+17.2%
Canton of Geneva+42.9%+31.3%+19.6%
Switzerland+30.6%+24.4%+15.8%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 1231 Median Age

Median Age: 41.6 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code 123141.6 years43.1 years39.9 years
Geneva39.5 years40.6 years38.4 years
Canton of Geneva39.7 years40.8 years38.5 years
Switzerland41.4 years42.3 years40.5 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 1231 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 510498203
5-9106102209
10-14111106217
15-19128122250
20-24128127256
25-29140143283
30-34145155300
35-39156161318
40-44162164326
45-49159170330
50-54145142287
55-59119124244
60-64109132242
65-6997127225
70-747593169
75-796387151
80-844679125
85 Plus3899138
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 1231 Population Density

Population Density: 2,229 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code 12314,2631.912 km²2,229 / km²
Geneva376,82455.3 km²6,816 / km²
Canton of Geneva483,453282.4 km²1,711 / km²
Switzerland8.3 million41,281.4 km²200.2 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 1231 Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1500 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.

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in 1231
 Area Code 22: 84.6%
 Area Code 79: 6.2%
 Area Code 76: 6.2%
 Other: 3.1%

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Education: 15.2%
 Shopping: 15.2%
 Professional Services: 13.2%
 Industry: 10.6%
 Medical: 9.9%
 Home Services: 7.9%
 Restaurants: 5.3%
 Other: 22.5%

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 1231 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code 123150,664 t11.9 t26,492 t/km²
Geneva4,479,200 t11.9 t81,022 t/km²
Canton of Geneva5,529,649 t11.4 t19,580 t/km²
Switzerland96,432,235 t11.7 t2,335 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 1231 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)50,664 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita11.9 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)26,492 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

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

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
4/6/131:49 PM3.431.9 km2,000 m1km SSW of Poisy, Franceusgs.gov
11/22/067:54 AM3.357.2 km14,000 mFranceusgs.gov
11/5/057:17 AM3.555.3 km2,000 mFranceusgs.gov
10/30/057:39 PM4.154.3 km2,000 mFranceusgs.gov
10/22/022:59 PM3.263.3 km3,000 mFranceusgs.gov
4/28/022:06 AM3.239.9 km2,000 mSwitzerlandusgs.gov
5/30/013:43 PM4.155.3 km2,100 mFranceusgs.gov
1/24/016:17 PM3.339.9 km10,000 mSwitzerlandusgs.gov
8/19/001:37 AM3.642.2 km2,000 mSwitzerlandusgs.gov
4/7/009:18 PM3.140.4 km3,000 mFranceusgs.gov

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Cities

Percentage of businesses by city in 1231
 Geneva: 58.8%
 Chêne-Bougeries: 29.4%
 Plan-les-Ouates: 5.9%
 Onex, Switzerland: 5.9%

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