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Dorchester, New Brunswick

Area of Dorchester, New Brunswick 5.5 km²
Population 1,272
Male Population 1,003 (78.8%)
Female Population 269 (21.2%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +97.8%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +26.1%
Median Age 41.3 years old
Male Median Age 39.7 years old
Female Median Age 47.5 years old
Timezone Pacific Daylight Time
Dorchester is a village and shire town in Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada. Source: Wikipedia

Dorchester, New Brunswick Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 643 856 1,009 1,272
Population Density 115.9 / km² 154.3 / km² 181.8 / km² 229.2 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Dorchester Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 26.1% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Dorchester, New Brunswick +97.8% +48.6% +26.1%
Westmorland +97.6% +48.6% +26.1%
New Brunswick +23.9% +12.7% +7.4%
Canada +55.4% +29.9% +17.1%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Dorchester, New Brunswick Median Age

Median Age: 41.3 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Dorchester, New Brunswick 41.3 years 39.7 years 47.5 years
Westmorland 41.7 years 40.7 years 42.7 years
New Brunswick 44 years 43.1 years 44.9 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Dorchester, New Brunswick Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 16 10 27
5-9 22 15 37
10-14 16 10 27
15-19 27 15 43
20-24 92 10 102
25-29 97 10 108
30-34 125 20 145
35-39 114 20 134
40-44 108 15 124
45-49 98 20 118
50-54 97 25 123
55-59 71 25 96
60-64 60 20 80
65-69 27 10 38
70-74 16 20 37
75-79 11 10 21
80-84 0 10 10
85 Plus 5 5 11
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Dorchester, New Brunswick Population Density

Population Density: 229.2 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Dorchester, New Brunswick 1,272 5.5 km² 229.2 / km²
Westmorland 157,623 4,602.3 km² 34.2 / km²
New Brunswick 787,788 94,350.4 km² 8.35 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Dorchester, New Brunswick Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1770 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1800 52 n/a n/a
1900 351 21% 29
1910 370 5.4% 19
1920 388 4.9% 18
1930 407 4.9% 19
1940 450 10.6% 43
1950 502 11.6% 52
1960 578 15.1% 76
1970 621 7.4% 43
1990 856 17.4% 117
2000 1,009 17.9% 153
2020 1,351 15.7% 171
2030 1,508 11.6% 157
2040 1,652 9.5% 144
2050 1,792 8.5% 140
2060 1,926 7.5% 134
2070 2,038 5.8% 112
2080 2,120 4% 82
2090 2,164 2.1% 44
2100 2,160 -0.2% -4
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

Dorchester, New Brunswick CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Dorchester, New Brunswick 18,724 t 14.7 t 3,374 t/km²
Westmorland 1,872,428 t 11.9 t 406.8 t/km²
New Brunswick 8,510,857 t 10.8 t 90.2 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

Dorchester Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (2013 to 2020)

   Average Precipitation
74.7 mm
2.9 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
16.0 days
   Average Snowfall
16.5 mm
0.6 in
   Average Snowfall Days (≥ 25 mm)
0.2 days
Sources:
1. NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration)
2. Lawrimore, Jay H.; Ray, Ron; Applequist, Scott; Korzeniewski, Bryant; Menne, Matthew J. (2016): Global Summary of the Month (GSOM), Version 1. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. https://doi.org/10.7289/V5QV3JJ5. Accessed Fri, 08 May 2020 06:54:17 GMT.

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Earthquake Low (2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BZ63ZS.

Other places in Westmorland

Place Area Population Population Density
Beaubassin East 293 km² 6,605 22.5 / km²
Botsford 304.2 km² 1,074 3.53 / km²
Cap-Pelé 23.6 km² 2,381 101.0 / km²
Dieppe 58.8 km² 25,346 431.1 / km²
Dorchester Parish 107.1 km² 563 5.26 / km²
Memramcook 206.9 km² 5,342 25.8 / km²
Moncton 145.4 km² 75,594 519.8 / km²
Moncton Parish 582.3 km² 10,287 17.7 / km²
Petitcodiac 17.5 km² 1,552 88.9 / km²
Port Elgin 2.903 km² 449 154.7 / km²
Sackville 77 km² 6,084 79.0 / km²
Salisbury 13.9 km² 2,390 172.2 / km²
Salisbury Parish 876.5 km² 3,772 4.3 / km²
Shediac 12 km² 6,298 524.4 / km²
Shediac Parish 238.5 km² 5,410 22.7 / km²
Upper Sackville 732.5 km² 1,452 1.98 / km²
Westmorland 198.6 km² 1,061 5.34 / km²
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