Which of the following European mountain ranges will rise the most in the next century?

Carpathian Mountains
Alps
Pyrenees
Scandinavian Mountains
The whole Scan­di­navia ex­pe­ri­ences uplift as a result of post-glacial rebound. In northern Europe, this is clearly shown by the GPS data obtained by the BIFROST GPS network. The average uplift is less than 1cm/year, but it may ac­cu­mu­late to 400m during next 10,000 years.

Answers distribution

Carpathian Mountains
Alps
Pyrenees
Scandinavian Mountains
answers
flagFinland
11%
0%
0%
88%
17
flagNorway
5%
8%
5%
81%
74
flagSpain
9%
14%
7%
68%
41
flagAustria
11%
22%
5%
61%
18
flagItaly
23%
4%
9%
62%
43
flagSweden
5%
17%
17%
58%
17
flagLithuania
6%
25%
12%
56%
16
flagGermany
16%
16%
10%
55%
180
flagBelgium
26%
17%
4%
52%
23
flagPoland
17%
21%
11%
49%
12610
flagthe United Kingdom
20%
20%
9%
49%
354
flagAustralia
14%
22%
17%
45%
35
flagDenmark
22%
22%
9%
45%
22
flagCanada
18%
23%
11%
44%
59
flagSwitzerland
12%
37%
0%
43%
16
flagFrance
8%
34%
17%
40%
35
flagthe United States
16%
29%
12%
39%
497
flagthe Netherlands
22%
18%
18%
38%
54
flagIndia
22%
38%
4%
36%
50
flagRepublic of Ireland
19%
23%
23%
26%
46

Gender

men50%
women49%
Carpathian Mountains
23%
20%
Alps
17%
19%
Pyrenees
9%
11%
Scandinavian Mountains
50%
49%

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