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Ross River, YT

Area of Ross River, YT 21.5 km²
Population 389
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +147.8%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +37%
Timezone Pacific Daylight Time

Ross River, YT Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 157 228 284 389
Population Density 7.3 / km² 10.6 / km² 13.2 / km² 18.1 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Ross River Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 37% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Ross River, YT +147.8% +70.6% +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

Ross River, YT Population Density

Population Density: 18.1 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Ross River, YT 389 21.5 km² 18.1 / 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

Ross River, YT Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1730 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1800 63 n/a n/a
1900 260 15.2% 19
1910 112 -56.9% -148
1920 46 -58.9% -66
1930 39 -15.2% -7
1940 46 17.9% 7
1950 76 65.2% 30
1960 121 59.2% 45
1970 144 19% 23
1990 228 25.8% 42
2000 284 24.6% 56
2020 399 18.5% 57
2030 412 3.3% 13
2040 418 1.5% 6
2050 420 0.5% 2
2060 420 0% 0
2070 416 -1% -4
2080 406 -2.4% -10
2090 390 -3.9% -16
2100 367 -5.9% -23
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

Ross River, YT CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Ross River, YT 6,512 t 16.7 t 302.9 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

Ross River Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1961 to 2007)

Average Temp
6.0°C
42.9°F
Average High
13.2°C
55.7°F
Average Low
-1.1°C
30.1°F
   Record High Temperature
31.0°C
87.8°F
   Record Low Temperature
-10.6°C
12.9°F
   Average Precipitation
15.5 mm
0.6 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
6.2 days
   Average Snowfall
3.0 mm
0.1 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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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
Faro 212.5 km² 385 1.81 / 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
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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