Faroe Islands Urban Population 1960-2021

Urban population refers to people living in urban areas as defined by national statistical offices. It is calculated using World Bank population estimates and urban ratios from the United Nations World Urbanization Prospects. Aggregation of urban and rural population may not add up to total population because of different country coverages.
  • Faroe Islands urban population for 2019 was 20,554, a 0.75% increase from 2018.
  • Faroe Islands urban population for 2018 was 20,400, a 0.71% increase from 2017.
  • Faroe Islands urban population for 2017 was 20,257, a 0.66% increase from 2016.
  • Faroe Islands urban population for 2016 was 20,125, a 0.59% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Denmark 5,119,978
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Faroe Islands 20,554
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Faroe Islands Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2019 20,554 42.23 0.75%
2018 20,400 42.06 0.70%
2017 20,257 41.91 0.65%
2016 20,125 41.78 0.59%
2015 20,007 41.64 0.52%
2014 19,904 41.50 0.47%
2013 19,810 41.36 0.44%
2012 19,723 41.23 0.37%
2011 19,650 41.09 0.42%
2010 19,568 40.93 0.49%
2009 19,473 40.73 0.46%
2008 19,384 40.54 0.47%
2007 19,293 40.34 0.55%
2006 19,187 40.15 1.06%
2005 18,984 39.78 1.60%
2004 18,682 39.25 1.72%
2003 18,363 38.71 2.22%
2002 17,959 38.02 2.75%
2001 17,471 37.18 2.84%
2000 16,982 36.34 1.96%
1999 16,652 35.86 1.31%
1998 16,435 35.65 1.50%
1997 16,191 35.35 1.91%
1996 15,884 34.82 2.16%
1995 15,545 34.07 1.69%
1994 15,284 33.33 1.34%
1993 15,081 32.60 1.23%
1992 14,897 31.87 1.47%
1991 14,680 31.15 1.49%
1990 14,463 30.59 0.76%
1989 14,354 30.43 0.45%
1988 14,290 30.52 0.76%
1987 14,182 30.60 0.88%
1986 14,058 30.68 0.80%
1985 13,946 30.77 0.71%
1984 13,848 30.85 0.63%
1983 13,761 30.93 0.58%
1982 13,681 31.02 0.60%
1981 13,599 31.10 0.62%
1980 13,515 31.19 0.66%
1979 13,426 31.27 0.66%
1978 13,338 31.36 1.11%
1977 13,191 31.31 2.56%
1976 12,857 30.82 2.62%
1975 12,524 30.33 2.70%
1974 12,190 29.84 2.76%
1973 11,858 29.36 2.77%
1972 11,534 28.89 2.82%
1971 11,213 28.42 2.80%
1970 10,903 27.95 2.67%
1969 10,616 27.52 2.63%
1968 10,340 27.12 2.59%
1967 10,076 26.72 2.62%
1966 9,815 26.33 4.15%
1965 9,416 25.55 4.73%
1964 8,981 24.67 4.78%
1963 8,562 23.81 4.85%
1962 8,157 22.96 4.91%
1961 7,766 22.14 4.80%
1960 7,402 21.38 %