Businesses in Yallahs

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Religion: 22.8%
 Education: 15.8%
 Restaurants: 10.5%
 Hotels & Travel: 8.8%
 Automotive: 7%
 Industry: 7%
 Professional Services: 7%
 Community & Government: 3.5%
 Food: 3.5%
 Shopping: 3.5%
 Sports & Activities: 3.5%
 Other: 7%
Area of Yallahs, Saint Thomas Parish10.1 km²
Population20,581
Male Population10,292 (50%)
Female Population10,289 (50%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 -0.6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 -6.2%
Median Age27
Male Median Age26.4
Female Median Age27.7
Local TimeWednesday 1:27 AM
TimezoneEastern Standard Time
Lat & Lng17.8748° / -76.56245°
Postal CodesJMBTS16

Yallahs, Saint Thomas Parish - Map

Yallahs, Saint Thomas Parish Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population20,69723,66121,93620,581
Population Density2,052 / km²2,346 / km²2,175 / km²2,040 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Yallahs Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 6.2% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Yallahs, Saint Thomas Parish-0.6%-13%-6.2%
Saint Thomas+34%+14.7%+5.9%
Jamaica+38.7%+17.2%+7.5%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Yallahs, Saint Thomas Parish Median Age

Median Age: 27 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Yallahs, Saint Thomas Parish27 years27.7 years26.4 years
Saint Thomas27.2 years27.8 years26.5 years
Jamaica27.7 years28.3 years27.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Yallahs, Saint Thomas Parish Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 58158141,630
5-99198651,785
10-141,1091,0272,137
15-191,1261,0762,202
20-249469161,862
25-298038401,644
30-346176941,311
35-396187161,335
40-445945861,181
45-495304731,004
50-545645271,091
55-59452378831
60-64341393735
65-69256275531
70-74194213408
75-79179202381
80-84128153281
85 Plus100140240
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Yallahs, Saint Thomas Parish Population Density

Population Density: 2,040 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Yallahs, Saint Thomas Parish20,58110.1 km²2,040 / km²
Saint Thomas95,297741.9 km²128.5 / km²
Jamaica2.8 million10,985.3 km²252.2 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Yallahs, Saint Thomas Parish Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1300 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

Yallahs, Saint Thomas Parish CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Yallahs, Saint Thomas Parish84,546 t4.11 t8,383 t/km²
Saint Thomas367,644 t3.86 t495.6 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

Yallahs, Saint Thomas Parish CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)84,546 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita4.11 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)8,383 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
LandslideHigh (8)
CycloneMedium (5)
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, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development - The World Bank, and United Nations Environment Programme Global Resource Information Database Geneva - UNEP/GRID-Geneva. 2005. Global Cyclone Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4CZ353K.
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.
5. 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.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
10/7/187:28 PM3.434 km10,000 m2km SSW of Hope Bay, Jamaicausgs.gov
9/16/1811:46 AM3.352.8 km10,000 m4km SW of Richmond, Jamaicausgs.gov
3/3/1810:53 AM434.1 km14,190 m6km WSW of Hope Bay, Jamaicausgs.gov
12/21/1610:00 AM4.36.2 km10,000 m6km ENE of Yallahs, Jamaicausgs.gov
3/27/169:42 PM3.782.6 km15,160 m5km WNW of Kellits, Jamaicausgs.gov
3/21/165:43 PM3.877.8 km10,000 m43km ENE of Manchioneal, Jamaicausgs.gov
5/11/146:44 PM3.338.8 km10,000 m7km N of Stony Hill, Jamaicausgs.gov
9/19/1310:34 PM3.227.5 km16,480 m10km SSW of Hope Bay, Jamaicausgs.gov
9/8/136:20 PM3.235 km10,000 m11km SSW of Port Royal, Jamaicausgs.gov
5/6/112:29 AM4.220.7 km4,900 mJamaica regionusgs.gov

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Yallahs, Saint Thomas Parish

Yallahs is a town located on the southeastern coast of Jamaica in the parish of St Thomas and is home to an estimated 10,000 inhabitants. The Yallahs River is a source of fresh water for the inhabitants of the neighbouring City Of Kingston and St. An..  ︎  Yallahs Wikipedia Page

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