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Haines Junction

Area of Haines Junction 28.4 km²
Population 638
Male Population 303 (47.5%)
Female Population 335 (52.5%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +147.3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +37.2%
Median Age 42.2 years old
Male Median Age 43.8 years old
Female Median Age 40.8 years old
Timezone Pacific Daylight Time
Haines Junction is a village in Yukon, Canada. It is located at Kilometre 1,632 of the Alaska Highway at its junction with the Haines Highway, hence the name of the community. Source: Wikipedia

Haines Junction Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 258 373 465 638
Population Density 9.1 / km² 13.2 / km² 16.4 / km² 22.5 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Haines Junction Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 37.2% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Haines Junction +147.3% +71% +37.2%
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

Haines Junction Median Age

Median Age: 42.2 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Haines Junction 42.2 years 43.8 years 40.8 years
Yukon 39.4 years 39.4 years 39.3 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Haines Junction Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 21 21 42
5-9 21 21 42
10-14 16 16 32
15-19 16 31 48
20-24 16 16 32
25-29 10 16 27
30-34 16 21 37
35-39 21 21 42
40-44 21 31 53
45-49 21 31 53
50-54 26 31 58
55-59 26 21 48
60-64 21 26 48
65-69 26 16 42
70-74 5 5 11
75-79 16 5 21
80-84 5 5 11
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Haines Junction Population Density

Population Density: 22.5 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Haines Junction 638 28.4 km² 22.5 / 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

Haines Junction Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1720 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1800 111 n/a n/a
1900 433 14.6% 32
1910 186 -57% -247
1920 75 -59.7% -111
1930 64 -14.7% -11
1940 75 17.2% 11
1950 125 66.7% 50
1960 199 59.2% 74
1970 235 18.1% 36
1990 373 26% 69
2000 465 24.7% 92
2020 653 18.5% 94
2030 675 3.4% 22
2040 682 1% 7
2050 687 0.7% 5
2060 690 0.4% 3
2070 684 -0.9% -6
2080 666 -2.6% -18
2090 640 -3.9% -26
2100 605 -5.5% -35
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

Haines Junction CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Haines Junction 10,680 t 16.7 t 376.6 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

Haines Junction Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1944 to 2020)

Average Temp
6.0°C
42.7°F
Average High
13.2°C
55.7°F
Average Low
-1.3°C
29.7°F
   Record High Temperature
29.5°C
85.1°F
   Record Low Temperature
-12.2°C
10.0°F
   Average Precipitation
13.0 mm
0.5 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
4.3 days
   Average Snowfall
27.5 mm
1.1 in
   Average Snowfall Days (≥ 25 mm)
0.5 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 Low (1.7)
Earthquake Medium (4)
* 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.

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