Faroe Islands Population 1950-2020

Chart and table of Faroe Islands population from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Faroe Islands in 2020 is 48,863, a 0.38% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Faroe Islands in 2019 was 48,678, a 0.37% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Faroe Islands in 2018 was 48,497, a 0.34% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Faroe Islands in 2017 was 48,331, a 0.33% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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United States 331,002,651
Japan 126,476,461
Germany 83,783,942
United Kingdom 67,886,011
France 65,273,511
Italy 60,461,826
South Korea 51,269,185
Spain 46,754,778
Argentina 45,195,774
Poland 37,846,611
Canada 37,742,154
Saudi Arabia 34,813,871
Australia 25,499,884
Taiwan 23,816,775
Chile 19,116,201
Netherlands 17,134,872
Belgium 11,589,623
Greece 10,423,054
Portugal 10,196,709
Sweden 10,099,265
UAE 9,890,402
Hungary 9,660,351
Austria 9,006,398
Israel 8,655,535
Switzerland 8,654,622
Hong Kong 7,496,981
Singapore 5,850,342
Denmark 5,792,202
Finland 5,540,720
Norway 5,421,241
Oman 5,106,626
Ireland 4,937,786
New Zealand 4,822,233
Panama 4,314,767
Kuwait 4,270,571
Croatia 4,105,267
Uruguay 3,473,730
Qatar 2,881,053
Puerto Rico 2,860,853
Lithuania 2,722,289
Slovenia 2,078,938
Latvia 1,886,198
Bahrain 1,701,575
Trinidad and Tobago 1,399,488
Estonia 1,326,535
Cyprus 1,207,359
Macao 649,335
Luxembourg 625,978
Malta 441,543
Bahamas 393,244
Iceland 341,243
Barbados 287,375
New Caledonia 285,498
French Polynesia 280,908
Channel Islands 173,863
Guam 168,775
Curacao 164,093
Aruba 106,766
Seychelles 98,347
Antigua and Barbuda 97,929
Isle of Man 85,033
Andorra 77,265
Cayman Islands 65,722
Bermuda 62,278
Northern Mariana Islands 57,559
Greenland 56,770
Faroe Islands 48,863
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 42,876
Monaco 39,242
Turks and Caicos Islands 38,717
Liechtenstein 38,128
San Marino 33,931
Gibraltar 33,691
British Virgin Islands 30,231
Palau 18,094
Faroe Islands - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 48,863 0.38%
2019 48,678 0.37%
2018 48,497 0.34%
2017 48,331 0.33%
2016 48,173 0.25%
2015 48,051 0.19%
2014 47,960 0.14%
2013 47,892 0.10%
2012 47,843 0.04%
2011 47,823 0.02%
2010 47,814 0.01%
2009 47,808 -0.03%
2008 47,820 -0.01%
2007 47,825 0.07%
2006 47,792 0.15%
2005 47,722 0.26%
2004 47,600 0.35%
2003 47,432 0.42%
2002 47,233 0.50%
2001 46,997 0.56%
2000 46,735 0.64%
1999 46,436 0.74%
1998 46,096 0.66%
1997 45,796 0.40%
1996 45,615 -0.02%
1995 45,625 -0.50%
1994 45,856 -0.89%
1993 46,266 -1.01%
1992 46,739 -0.81%
1991 47,120 -0.33%
1990 47,274 0.23%
1989 47,166 0.72%
1988 46,830 1.04%
1987 46,349 1.16%
1986 45,818 1.08%
1985 45,330 0.98%
1984 44,891 0.91%
1983 44,488 0.86%
1982 44,108 0.88%
1981 43,725 0.90%
1980 43,337 0.93%
1979 42,936 0.94%
1978 42,538 0.96%
1977 42,134 0.99%
1976 41,722 1.02%
1975 41,299 1.10%
1974 40,850 1.15%
1973 40,387 1.16%
1972 39,925 1.18%
1971 39,458 1.15%
1970 39,009 1.14%
1969 38,570 1.17%
1968 38,124 1.11%
1967 37,705 1.15%
1966 37,278 1.17%
1965 36,847 1.21%
1964 36,406 1.21%
1963 35,969 1.25%
1962 35,524 1.28%
1961 35,076 1.33%
1960 34,615 1.32%
1959 34,165 1.34%
1958 33,714 1.32%
1957 33,276 1.28%
1956 32,856 1.15%
1955 32,481 1.04%
1954 32,147 0.88%
1953 31,868 0.64%
1952 31,665 0.40%
1951 31,538 0.11%
1950 31,503 0.00%