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Business Distribution by Industry
 Religion: 25%
 Professional Services: 20%
 Sports & Activities: 20%
 Education: 15%
 Community & Government: 10%
 Industry: 5%
 Medical: 5%
Area of Bamboo, Jamaica56.7 km²
Population4,228
Male Population2,126 (50.3%)
Female Population2,102 (49.7%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +47.9%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +7.6%
Median Age27
Male Median Age26.9
Female Median Age27.2
Local TimeSaturday 7:11 AM
TimezoneEastern Standard Time
Lat & Lng18.39216° / -77.26429°
Postal CodesJMCAN02JMDEH20

Bamboo, Jamaica - Map

Bamboo, Jamaica Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population2,8583,2743,9304,228
Population Density50.4 / km²57.8 / km²69.3 / km²74.6 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Bamboo, Jamaica Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 7.6% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Bamboo, Jamaica+47.9%+29.1%+7.6%
Saint Ann+38.3%+16.8%+6.8%
Jamaica+38.7%+17.2%+7.5%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Bamboo, Jamaica Median Age

Median Age: 27 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Bamboo, Jamaica27 years27.2 years26.9 years
Saint Ann27 years27.2 years26.9 years
Jamaica27.7 years28.3 years27.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Bamboo, Jamaica Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5171173344
5-9192183375
10-14217213430
15-19223211435
20-24196192388
25-29167179347
30-34136152289
35-39130149279
40-44124116241
45-4912591216
50-54113107220
55-598278160
60-647670147
65-695552108
70-74434386
75-79343772
80-84222851
85 Plus212950
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Bamboo, Jamaica Population Density

Population Density: 74.6 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Bamboo, Jamaica4,22856.7 km²74.6 / km²
Saint Ann178,8891,231.8 km²145.2 / km²
Jamaica2.8 million10,985.3 km²252.2 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Bamboo, Jamaica Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1200 to 2100
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

Bamboo, Jamaica CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Bamboo, Jamaica16,853 t3.99 t297.3 t/km²
Saint Ann680,893 t3.81 t552.7 t/km²
Jamaica10,854,676 t3.92 t988.1 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

Bamboo, Jamaica CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)16,853 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita3.99 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)297.3 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
LandslideHigh (8)
FloodHigh (10)
EarthquakeHigh (7)
* 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 Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, and Norwegian Geotechnical Institute - NGI. 2005. Global Landslide Hazard Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4P848VZ.
4. 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.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
10/7/187:28 PM3.477.3 km10,000 m2km SSW of Hope Bay, Jamaicausgs.gov
9/16/1811:46 AM3.341.9 km10,000 m4km SW of Richmond, Jamaicausgs.gov
3/3/1810:53 AM472.5 km14,190 m6km WSW of Hope Bay, Jamaicausgs.gov
12/21/1610:00 AM4.396.9 km10,000 m6km ENE of Yallahs, Jamaicausgs.gov
3/27/169:42 PM3.725.6 km15,160 m5km WNW of Kellits, Jamaicausgs.gov
5/11/146:44 PM3.356.5 km10,000 m7km N of Stony Hill, Jamaicausgs.gov
9/19/1310:34 PM3.275.8 km16,480 m10km SSW of Hope Bay, Jamaicausgs.gov
9/8/136:20 PM3.272.7 km10,000 m11km SSW of Port Royal, Jamaicausgs.gov
2/10/133:10 AM3.980.4 km7,400 m3km W of Darliston, Jamaicausgs.gov
5/16/118:07 AM4.787.6 km27,900 mJamaica regionusgs.gov

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