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Markham

Area of Markham 212.7 km²
Population 346,062
Male Population 168,860 (48.8%)
Female Population 177,201 (51.2%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +224.9%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +52%
Median Age 39.5 years old
Male Median Age 38.5 years old
Female Median Age 40.5 years old
Timezone Pacific Daylight Time

Markham Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 106,526 170,487 227,607 346,062
Population Density 500.8 / km² 801.5 / km² 1,070 / km² 1,626 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Markham Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 52% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Markham +224.9% +103% +52%
York +227.1% +103.7% +52.4%
Ontario +52.6% +28.6% +16.4%
Canada +55.4% +29.9% +17.1%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Markham Median Age

Median Age: 39.5 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Markham 39.5 years 38.5 years 40.5 years
York 39.2 years 38.3 years 40 years
Ontario 40.5 years 39.6 years 41.4 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Markham Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 9,706 9,164 18,871
5-9 10,234 9,573 19,807
10-14 11,055 10,380 21,436
15-19 12,650 11,624 24,274
20-24 12,286 11,334 23,621
25-29 11,138 11,069 22,208
30-34 9,646 11,058 20,705
35-39 11,175 12,995 24,170
40-44 12,270 14,247 26,517
45-49 13,727 15,115 28,842
50-54 13,010 14,055 27,066
55-59 11,889 12,767 24,656
60-64 10,400 10,834 21,234
65-69 6,891 7,292 14,184
70-74 5,157 5,452 10,610
75-79 3,707 4,169 7,876
80-84 2,322 3,189 5,512
85 Plus 1,598 2,884 4,483
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Markham Population Density

Population Density: 1,626 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Markham 346,062 212.7 km² 1,626 / km²
York 1.2 million 1,989 km² 598.0 / km²
Ontario 13.8 million 1,079,010.1 km² 12.8 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Markham Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1860 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1900 20,232 n/a n/a
1910 24,553 21.4% 4,321
1920 29,975 22.1% 5,422
1930 36,922 23.2% 6,947
1940 42,880 16.1% 5,958
1950 53,652 25.1% 10,772
1960 75,400 40.5% 21,748
1970 98,703 30.9% 23,303
1990 170,487 31.4% 35,892
2000 227,607 33.5% 57,120
2020 367,361 27% 69,877
2030 409,616 11.5% 42,255
2040 447,987 9.4% 38,371
2050 485,429 8.4% 37,442
2060 521,244 7.4% 35,815
2070 550,937 5.7% 29,693
2080 572,584 3.9% 21,647
2090 583,745 1.9% 11,161
2100 581,893 -0.3% -1,852
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

Markham CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Markham 5,674,603 t 16.4 t 26,678 t/km²
York 19,592,254 t 16.5 t 9,850 t/km²
Ontario 198,047,795 t 14.4 t 183.5 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

Markham Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1840 to 2020)

Average Temp
12.4°C
54.4°F
Average High
18.0°C
64.4°F
Average Low
6.9°C
44.4°F
   Record High Temperature
35.0°C
95.0°F
   Record Low Temperature
-7.0°C
19.4°F
   Average Precipitation
69.3 mm
2.7 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
10.5 days
   Average Snowfall
1.1 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
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.

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