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Shediac

Area of Shediac 12 km²
Population 6,298
Male Population 2,868 (45.5%)
Female Population 3,430 (54.5%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +97.2%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +26%
Median Age 49.2 years old
Male Median Age 47.2 years old
Female Median Age 50.9 years old
Timezone Pacific Daylight Time
Shediac is a Canadian town in Westmorland County, New Brunswick. The town is known as the "Lobster Capital of the World" and hosts an annual festival every July which promotes its ties to lobster fishing. Source: Wikipedia

Shediac Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 3,193 4,240 4,997 6,298
Population Density 265.9 / km² 353.1 / km² 416.1 / km² 524.4 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Shediac Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 26% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Shediac +97.2% +48.5% +26%
Westmorland +97.6% +48.6% +26.1%
New Brunswick +23.9% +12.7% +7.4%
Canada +55.4% +29.9% +17.1%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Shediac Median Age

Median Age: 49.2 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Shediac 49.2 years 47.2 years 50.9 years
Westmorland 41.7 years 40.7 years 42.7 years
New Brunswick 44 years 43.1 years 44.9 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Shediac Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 110 130 240
5-9 120 124 245
10-14 141 124 266
15-19 162 161 323
20-24 141 145 286
25-29 146 150 297
30-34 156 197 354
35-39 178 192 370
40-44 193 192 386
45-49 199 249 448
50-54 224 275 500
55-59 256 260 516
60-64 225 285 510
65-69 193 212 406
70-74 136 161 297
75-79 114 176 291
80-84 93 144 238
85 Plus 83 252 336
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Shediac Population Density

Population Density: 524.4 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Shediac 6,298 12 km² 524.4 / km²
Westmorland 157,623 4,602.3 km² 34.2 / km²
New Brunswick 787,788 94,350.4 km² 8.35 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Shediac Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1820 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1900 1,118 n/a n/a
1910 1,252 12% 134
1920 1,394 11.3% 142
1930 1,550 11.2% 156
1940 1,821 17.5% 271
1950 2,154 18.3% 333
1960 2,629 22.1% 475
1970 2,992 13.8% 363
1990 4,240 19% 624
2000 4,997 17.9% 757
2020 6,681 15.6% 842
2030 7,442 11.4% 761
2040 8,134 9.3% 692
2050 8,810 8.3% 676
2060 9,453 7.3% 643
2070 9,991 5.7% 538
2080 10,385 3.9% 394
2090 10,593 2% 208
2100 10,573 -0.2% -20
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

Shediac CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Shediac 92,529 t 14.7 t 7,704 t/km²
Westmorland 1,872,428 t 11.9 t 406.8 t/km²
New Brunswick 8,510,857 t 10.8 t 90.2 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

Shediac Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1933 to 1993)

Average Temp
10.0°C
50.0°F
Average High
15.2°C
59.4°F
Average Low
4.8°C
40.7°F
   Record High Temperature
28.5°C
83.3°F
   Record Low Temperature
-3.0°C
26.6°F
   Average Precipitation
98.1 mm
3.9 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
11.8 days
   Average Snowfall
9.6 mm
0.4 in
   Average Snowfall Days (≥ 25 mm)
0.1 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.

Other places in Westmorland

Place Area Population Population Density
Beaubassin East 293 km² 6,605 22.5 / km²
Botsford 304.2 km² 1,074 3.53 / km²
Cap-Pelé 23.6 km² 2,381 101.0 / km²
Dieppe 58.8 km² 25,346 431.1 / km²
Dorchester 5.5 km² 1,272 229.2 / km²
Dorchester Parish 107.1 km² 563 5.26 / km²
Memramcook 206.9 km² 5,342 25.8 / km²
Moncton 145.4 km² 75,594 519.8 / km²
Moncton Parish 582.3 km² 10,287 17.7 / km²
Petitcodiac 17.5 km² 1,552 88.9 / km²
Port Elgin 2.903 km² 449 154.7 / km²
Sackville 77 km² 6,084 79.0 / km²
Salisbury 13.9 km² 2,390 172.2 / km²
Salisbury Parish 876.5 km² 3,772 4.3 / km²
Shediac Parish 238.5 km² 5,410 22.7 / km²
Upper Sackville 732.5 km² 1,452 1.98 / km²
Westmorland 198.6 km² 1,061 5.34 / km²
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