Faroe Islands Rural Population 1960-2021

Rural population refers to people living in rural areas as defined by national statistical offices. It is calculated as the difference between total population and urban population. Aggregation of urban and rural population may not add up to total population because of different country coverages.
  • Faroe Islands rural population for 2019 was 28,124, a 0.1% increase from 2018.
  • Faroe Islands rural population for 2018 was 28,097, a 0.08% increase from 2017.
  • Faroe Islands rural population for 2017 was 28,074, a 0.09% increase from 2016.
  • Faroe Islands rural population for 2016 was 28,048, a 0.01% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Rural Population
United States 57,576,495
Germany 18,807,964
Italy 17,645,430
Poland 15,174,300
France 12,936,523
United Kingdom 10,926,089
Japan 10,482,515
South Korea 9,602,379
Spain 9,149,372
Canada 6,960,780
Saudi Arabia 5,460,690
Austria 3,682,651
Argentina 3,599,141
Australia 3,519,551
Portugal 3,515,838
Czech Republic 2,782,553
Hungary 2,770,367
Slovak Republic 2,523,654
Chile 2,341,903
Switzerland 2,242,404
Greece 2,208,848
Ireland 1,808,321
Croatia 1,739,182
Netherlands 1,408,121
Panama 1,356,355
UAE 1,290,785
Sweden 1,264,288
Slovenia 943,292
Norway 929,678
Lithuania 895,831
Finland 803,426
Oman 724,209
Denmark 698,575
Israel 678,907
New Zealand 658,140
Trinidad and Tobago 653,029
Latvia 607,846
Estonia 410,566
Cyprus 397,867
Belgium 224,973
Puerto Rico 205,163
Barbados 197,594
Bahrain 174,063
Uruguay 158,340
Channel Islands 118,978
French Polynesia 106,417
Brunei 95,574
New Caledonia 83,163
Antigua and Barbuda 73,318
Bahamas 65,698
Aruba 60,019
Luxembourg 54,408
Seychelles 41,863
Isle of Man 39,979
St. Kitts and Nevis 36,562
Liechtenstein 32,555
Faroe Islands 28,124
Malta 26,751
Qatar 22,996
Iceland 22,203
Curacao 17,175
British Virgin Islands 15,581
Andorra 9,269
Guam 8,601
Greenland 7,280
Northern Mariana Islands 4,744
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 4,444
Palau 3,517
Turks and Caicos Islands 2,536
San Marino 891
Singapore 0
Bermuda 0
Cayman Islands 0
Monaco 0
Hong Kong 0
Macao 0
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 0
Gibraltar 0
Kuwait 0
Faroe Islands Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2019 28,124 57.78 0.10%
2018 28,097 57.94 0.08%
2017 28,074 58.09 0.09%
2016 28,048 58.22 0.01%
2015 28,044 58.36 -0.04%
2014 28,056 58.50 -0.09%
2013 28,082 58.64 -0.14%
2012 28,120 58.78 -0.19%
2011 28,173 58.91 -0.26%
2010 28,246 59.07 -0.31%
2009 28,335 59.27 -0.36%
2008 28,436 59.46 -0.34%
2007 28,532 59.66 -0.26%
2006 28,605 59.85 -0.46%
2005 28,738 60.22 -0.62%
2004 28,918 60.75 -0.52%
2003 29,069 61.29 -0.70%
2002 29,274 61.98 -0.86%
2001 29,526 62.83 -0.77%
2000 29,753 63.66 -0.10%
1999 29,784 64.14 0.41%
1998 29,661 64.35 0.19%
1997 29,605 64.65 -0.42%
1996 29,731 65.18 -1.17%
1995 30,080 65.93 -1.62%
1994 30,572 66.67 -1.99%
1993 31,185 67.40 -2.08%
1992 31,842 68.13 -1.86%
1991 32,440 68.85 -1.14%
1990 32,811 69.41 -0.00%
1989 32,812 69.57 0.83%
1988 32,540 69.49 1.15%
1987 32,167 69.40 1.27%
1986 31,760 69.32 1.19%
1985 31,384 69.23 1.09%
1984 31,043 69.15 1.02%
1983 30,727 69.07 0.98%
1982 30,427 68.98 0.99%
1981 30,126 68.90 1.01%
1980 29,822 68.81 1.05%
1979 29,510 68.73 1.06%
1978 29,200 68.65 0.88%
1977 28,943 68.69 0.27%
1976 28,865 69.19 0.31%
1975 28,775 69.67 0.40%
1974 28,660 70.16 0.46%
1973 28,529 70.64 0.48%
1972 28,391 71.11 0.52%
1971 28,245 71.58 0.49%
1970 28,106 72.05 0.54%
1969 27,954 72.48 0.61%
1968 27,784 72.88 0.56%
1967 27,629 73.28 0.60%
1966 27,463 73.67 0.12%
1965 27,431 74.45 0.02%
1964 27,425 75.33 0.07%
1963 27,407 76.20 0.15%
1962 27,367 77.04 0.21%
1961 27,310 77.86 0.36%
1960 27,213 78.62 %