Faroe Islands Rural Population 1960-2022

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 2020 was 28,147, a 0.09% increase from 2019.
  • Faroe Islands rural population for 2019 was 28,123, a 0.09% increase from 2018.
  • Faroe Islands rural population for 2018 was 28,097, a 0.09% increase from 2017.
  • Faroe Islands rural population for 2017 was 28,071, a 0.08% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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United States 57,119,368
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Italy 17,247,441
Poland 15,164,002
France 12,821,248
United Kingdom 10,819,646
Japan 10,341,204
South Korea 9,623,938
Spain 9,086,766
Canada 7,007,406
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Portugal 3,471,945
Czech Republic 2,775,187
Hungary 2,735,589
Slovak Republic 2,524,162
Chile 2,346,132
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Greece 2,173,649
Ireland 1,815,432
Croatia 1,717,915
Panama 1,362,863
Netherlands 1,354,130
UAE 1,281,005
Sweden 1,244,794
Slovenia 942,579
Norway 915,909
Lithuania 893,018
Finland 801,014
Oman 700,833
Denmark 693,004
Israel 683,249
New Zealand 676,263
Trinidad and Tobago 654,766
Latvia 602,505
Estonia 409,580
Cyprus 400,590
Belgium 221,991
Puerto Rico 205,025
Barbados 197,737
Bahrain 178,564
Uruguay 155,797
Channel Islands 120,027
French Polynesia 106,814
Brunei 95,153
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Antigua and Barbuda 74,001
Bahamas 65,889
Aruba 60,112
Luxembourg 54,041
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Isle of Man 40,052
St. Kitts and Nevis 36,786
Liechtenstein 32,639
Faroe Islands 28,147
Malta 27,609
Iceland 22,359
Qatar 22,040
Curacao 16,955
British Virgin Islands 15,568
Andorra 9,337
Guam 8,544
Greenland 7,169
Northern Mariana Islands 4,721
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 4,316
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Turks and Caicos Islands 2,476
San Marino 849
Kuwait 0
Bermuda 0
Cayman Islands 0
Monaco 0
Singapore 0
Hong Kong 0
Macao 0
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 0
Gibraltar 0
Faroe Islands Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2020 28,147 57.60 0.09%
2019 28,123 57.78 0.09%
2018 28,097 57.94 0.09%
2017 28,071 58.09 0.08%
2016 28,048 58.22 0.01%
2015 28,046 58.36 -0.05%
2014 28,059 58.50 -0.10%
2013 28,088 58.64 -0.11%
2012 28,120 58.78 -0.17%
2011 28,169 58.91 -0.25%
2010 28,239 59.07 -0.35%
2009 28,339 59.27 -0.35%
2008 28,437 59.46 -0.33%
2007 28,532 59.66 -0.26%
2006 28,606 59.85 -0.48%
2005 28,743 60.22 -0.61%
2004 28,918 60.75 -0.53%
2003 29,073 61.29 -0.69%
2002 29,275 61.98 -0.86%
2001 29,527 62.83 -0.77%
2000 29,755 63.66 -0.08%
1999 29,779 64.14 0.40%
1998 29,660 64.35 0.20%
1997 29,601 64.65 -0.46%
1996 29,737 65.18 -1.15%
1995 30,080 65.93 -1.61%
1994 30,567 66.67 -2.03%
1993 31,193 67.40 -2.07%
1992 31,847 68.13 -1.85%
1991 32,442 68.85 -1.13%
1990 32,812 69.41 0.01%
1989 32,808 69.57 0.81%
1988 32,542 69.49 1.18%
1987 32,161 69.40 1.27%
1986 31,756 69.32 1.18%
1985 31,382 69.23 1.08%
1984 31,045 69.15 1.04%
1983 30,723 69.07 0.98%
1982 30,422 68.98 0.98%
1981 30,126 68.90 1.01%
1980 29,823 68.81 1.04%
1979 29,513 68.73 1.06%
1978 29,201 68.65 0.89%
1977 28,942 68.69 0.26%
1976 28,867 69.19 0.34%
1975 28,770 69.67 0.39%
1974 28,657 70.16 0.43%
1973 28,534 70.64 0.53%
1972 28,384 71.11 0.49%
1971 28,244 71.58 0.49%
1970 28,105 72.05 0.56%
1969 27,947 72.48 0.57%
1968 27,789 72.88 0.58%
1967 27,629 73.28 0.59%
1966 27,467 73.67 0.14%
1965 27,429 74.45 0.01%
1964 27,427 75.33 0.08%
1963 27,404 76.20 0.14%
1962 27,365 77.04 0.21%
1961 27,308 77.86 0.32%
1960 27,220 78.62 %