Neupetershain

Neupetershain (Sorbian: Nowe Wiki) is a municipality in the Oberspreewald-Lausitz district, in southern Brandenburg, Germany.

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Location of Neupetershain within Oberspreewald-Lausitz district
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Neupetershain is located in Germany
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Neupetershain is located in Brandenburg
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Coordinates: 51°36′00″N 14°10′00″E / 51.60000°N 14.16667°E / 51.60000; 14.16667Coordinates: 51°36′00″N 14°10′00″E / 51.60000°N 14.16667°E / 51.60000; 14.16667
CountryGermany
StateBrandenburg
DistrictOberspreewald-Lausitz
Municipal assoc.Altdöbern
Government
 • Mayor (2019–24) Marita Theile[1]
Area
 • Total18.71 km2 (7.22 sq mi)
Elevation
124 m (407 ft)
Population
 (2020-12-31)[2]
 • Total1,204
 • Density64/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
03103
Dialling codes035751
Vehicle registrationOSL

DemographyEdit

 
Development of Population since 1875 within the Current Boundaries (Blue Line: Population; Dotted Line: Comparison to Population Development of Brandenburg state; Grey Background: Time of Nazi rule; Red Background: Time of Communist rule)
Neupetershain: Population development
within the current boundaries (2013)[3]
YearPop.±% p.a.
1875 562—    
1890 603+0.47%
1910 2,557+7.49%
1925 2,862+0.75%
1933 3,085+0.94%
1939 3,238+0.81%
1946 3,657+1.75%
1950 3,822+1.11%
1964 3,060−1.58%
1971 2,843−1.05%
1981 2,401−1.68%
1985 2,266−1.44%
1989 2,176−1.01%
1990 2,105−3.26%
1991 2,019−4.09%
1992 2,000−0.94%
1993 1,990−0.50%
1994 1,961−1.46%
1995 1,940−1.07%
1996 1,874−3.40%
YearPop.±% p.a.
1997 1,849−1.33%
1998 1,846−0.16%
1999 1,851+0.27%
2000 1,827−1.30%
2001 1,797−1.64%
2002 1,717−4.45%
2003 1,670−2.74%
2004 1,642−1.68%
2005 1,613−1.77%
2006 1,553−3.72%
2007 1,515−2.45%
2008 1,473−2.77%
2009 1,464−0.61%
2010 1,433−2.12%
2011 1,372−4.26%
2012 1,314−4.23%
2013 1,277−2.82%
2014 1,246−2.43%
2015 1,254+0.64%
2016 1,229−1.99%

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Landkreis Oberspreewald-Lausitz Wahl der Bürgermeisterin / des Bürgermeisters, accessed 2 July 2021.
  2. ^ "Bevölkerung im Land Brandenburg nach amtsfreien Gemeinden, Ämtern und Gemeinden 31. Dezember 2020". Amt für Statistik Berlin-Brandenburg (in German). June 2021.
  3. ^ Detailed data sources are to be found in the Wikimedia Commons.Population Projection Brandenburg at Wikimedia Commons