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Faro, Yukon

Area of Faro, Yukon 212.5 km²
Population 385
Male Population 209 (54.4%)
Female Population 176 (45.6%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +146.8%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +37%
Median Age 49.3 years old
Male Median Age 51.4 years old
Female Median Age 46.7 years old
Timezone Pacific Daylight Time
Faro is a town in the central Yukon, Canada, formerly the home of the Faro Mine, the largest open pit lead–zinc mine in the world as well as a significant producer of silver and other natural resource ventures. Source: Wikipedia

Faro, Yukon Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 156 225 281 385
Population Density 0.73 / km² 1.06 / km² 1.32 / km² 1.81 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Faro Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 37% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Faro, Yukon +146.8% +71.1% +37%
Yukon +147.7% +71.1% +37.2%
Canada +55.4% +29.9% +17.1%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Faro, Yukon Median Age

Median Age: 49.3 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Faro, Yukon 49.3 years 51.4 years 46.7 years
Yukon 39.4 years 39.4 years 39.3 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Faro, Yukon Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 10 16 27
5-9 10 5 16
10-14 10 5 16
15-19 5 16 22
20-24 10 5 16
25-29 10 11 22
30-34 10 11 22
35-39 5 5 11
40-44 10 5 16
45-49 10 16 27
50-54 37 27 65
55-59 26 22 49
60-64 10 11 22
65-69 16 5 22
70-74 21 0 21
75-79 5 11 17
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Faro, Yukon Population Density

Population Density: 1.81 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Faro, Yukon 385 212.5 km² 1.81 / km²
Yukon 37,894 483,699.4 km² 0.08 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Faro, Yukon Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1710 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1800 82 n/a n/a
1900 285 13.3% 20
1910 121 -57.5% -164
1920 48 -60.3% -73
1930 41 -14.6% -7
1940 47 14.6% 6
1950 77 63.8% 30
1960 122 58.4% 45
1970 143 17.2% 21
1990 225 25.4% 41
2000 281 24.9% 56
2020 396 18.7% 57
2030 412 4% 16
2040 421 2.2% 9
2050 426 1.2% 5
2060 430 0.9% 4
2070 429 -0.2% -1
2080 421 -1.9% -8
2090 405 -3.8% -16
2100 383 -5.4% -22
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

Faro, Yukon CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Faro, Yukon 6,445 t 16.7 t 30.3 t/km²
Yukon 632,839 t 16.7 t 1.31 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

Faro Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1971 to 2020)

Average Temp
7.7°C
45.8°F
Average High
14.0°C
57.3°F
Average Low
1.3°C
34.3°F
   Record High Temperature
32.0°C
89.6°F
   Record Low Temperature
-13.8°C
7.2°F
   Average Precipitation
20.1 mm
0.8 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
7.7 days
   Average Snowfall
13.8 mm
0.5 in
   Average Snowfall Days (≥ 25 mm)
0.3 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
Drought Medium (5)
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, and International Research Institute for Climate and Society - IRI - Columbia University. 2005. Global Drought Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4VX0DFT.
3. 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 Yukon

Place Area Population Population Density
Beaver Creek 26.1 km² 116 4.44 / km²
Burwash Landing 30.7 km² 87 2.83 / km²
Carcross/Tagish First Nation 23 km² 361 15.7 / km²
Carmacks 44.1 km² 554 12.6 / km²
Dawson 29.2 km² 1,279 43.7 / km²
Destruction Bay 14.7 km² 31 2.11 / km²
Haines Junction 28.4 km² 638 22.5 / km²
Hamlet of Mount Lorne 172 km² 451 2.62 / km²
Ibex Valley 208 km² 364 1.75 / km²
Johnsons Crossing 23.7 km² 16 0.68 / km²
Keno Hill 54 km² 31 0.57 / km²
Mayo 16.1 km² 338 21.0 / km²
Old Crow 15.2 km² 234 15.4 / km²
Pelly Crossing 34.9 km² 371 10.6 / km²
Ross River 21.5 km² 389 18.1 / km²
Stewart Crossing 30.6 km² 27 0.88 / km²
Swift River 2.632 km² 1 0.38 / km²
Tagish 56.2 km² 427 7.6 / km²
Teslin 2.421 km² 172 71.0 / km²
Upper Liard 4.371 km² 110 25.2 / km²
Watson Lake 7.1 km² 836 118.5 / km²
Whitehorse 428 km² 26,016 60.8 / km²
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