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Grand Bahama, The Bahamas

Area of Grand Bahama, The Bahamas 1,119.5 km²
Population 54,087
Male Population 26,320 (48.7%)
Female Population 27,767 (51.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +67%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +19.1%
Median Age 29.3 years old
Male Median Age 28.1 years old
Female Median Age 30.5 years old
Timezone Eastern Daylight Time

Grand Bahama, The Bahamas Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 32,382 41,089 45,424 54,087
Population Density 28.9 / km² 36.7 / km² 40.6 / km² 48.3 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Grand Bahama Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 19.1% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Grand Bahama, The Bahamas +67% +31.6% +19.1%
The Bahamas +104.2% +51.2% +30.3%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Grand Bahama, The Bahamas Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 2,399 2,371 4,770
5-9 2,469 2,343 4,812
10-14 2,574 2,513 5,087
15-19 2,653 2,498 5,152
20-24 1,979 1,979 3,959
25-29 1,751 1,957 3,708
30-34 1,891 2,075 3,967
35-39 1,958 2,355 4,314
40-44 1,888 2,069 3,957
45-49 1,775 1,995 3,771
50-54 1,512 1,728 3,241
55-59 1,070 1,272 2,343
60-64 895 933 1,829
65-69 671 711 1,382
70-74 443 446 889
75-79 219 270 490
80-84 119 125 245
85 Plus 54 125 180
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Grand Bahama, The Bahamas Population Density

Population Density: 48.3 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Grand Bahama, The Bahamas 54,087 1,119.5 km² 48.3 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Grand Bahama, The Bahamas Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1740 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1800 2,026 n/a n/a
1900 4,663 8.7% 263
1910 5,346 14.6% 683
1920 6,701 25.3% 1,355
1930 8,398 25.3% 1,697
1940 10,524 25.3% 2,126
1950 13,184 25.3% 2,660
1960 18,317 38.9% 5,133
1970 28,349 54.8% 10,032
1990 41,089 20.4% 6,370
2000 45,424 10.6% 4,335
2020 56,833 11.9% 5,704
2030 61,856 8.8% 5,023
2040 65,843 6.4% 3,987
2050 68,614 4.2% 2,771
2060 70,332 2.5% 1,718
2070 70,453 0.2% 121
2080 69,135 -1.9% -1,318
2090 67,028 -3% -2,107
2100 64,357 -4% -2,671
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

Grand Bahama, The Bahamas CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Grand Bahama, The Bahamas 541,658 t 10 t 483.8 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

Grand Bahama Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1951 to 2020)

Average Temp
24.7°C
76.5°F
Average High
28.1°C
82.6°F
Average Low
21.3°C
70.3°F
   Record High Temperature
32.2°C
90.0°F
   Record Low Temperature
14.4°C
57.9°F
   Average Precipitation
134.0 mm
5.3 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
11.1 days
   Average Snowfall
0.0 mm
0.0 in
   Average Snowfall Days (≥ 25 mm)
0.0 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
Cyclone High (9)
* 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, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development - The World Bank, and United Nations Environment Programme Global Resource Information Database Geneva - UNEP/GRID-Geneva. 2005. Global Cyclone Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4CZ353K.

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