Iceland Population 1950-2020

Chart and table of Iceland population from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Iceland in 2020 is 341,243, a 0.65% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Iceland in 2019 was 339,031, a 0.69% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Iceland in 2018 was 336,713, a 0.69% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Iceland in 2017 was 334,393, a 0.66% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Country Name 2020 Population
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
Iceland - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 341,243 0.65%
2019 339,031 0.69%
2018 336,713 0.69%
2017 334,393 0.66%
2016 332,206 0.59%
2015 330,243 0.50%
2014 328,594 0.43%
2013 327,187 0.47%
2012 325,652 0.67%
2011 323,474 0.98%
2010 320,328 1.35%
2009 316,062 1.67%
2008 310,856 1.86%
2007 305,183 1.82%
2006 299,720 1.61%
2005 294,979 1.33%
2004 291,104 1.09%
2003 287,952 0.92%
2002 285,329 0.86%
2001 282,907 0.88%
2000 280,435 0.92%
1999 277,870 0.93%
1998 275,296 0.95%
1997 272,709 0.95%
1996 270,150 0.94%
1995 267,629 0.94%
1994 265,138 0.94%
1993 262,656 0.96%
1992 260,151 0.98%
1991 257,624 1.01%
1990 255,043 1.04%
1989 252,413 1.06%
1988 249,756 1.09%
1987 247,056 1.12%
1986 244,331 1.14%
1985 241,582 1.16%
1984 238,808 1.18%
1983 236,019 1.18%
1982 233,269 1.13%
1981 230,664 1.05%
1980 228,262 0.95%
1979 226,103 0.87%
1978 224,150 0.85%
1977 222,266 0.90%
1976 220,291 1.02%
1975 218,070 1.16%
1974 215,563 1.29%
1973 212,814 1.37%
1972 209,929 1.37%
1971 207,088 1.30%
1970 204,426 1.21%
1969 201,974 1.15%
1968 199,669 1.15%
1967 197,401 1.24%
1966 194,990 1.39%
1965 192,313 1.57%
1964 189,338 1.73%
1963 186,124 1.87%
1962 182,711 1.97%
1961 179,183 2.05%
1960 175,592 2.09%
1959 171,991 2.14%
1958 168,387 2.18%
1957 164,788 2.23%
1956 161,198 2.26%
1955 157,642 2.26%
1954 154,157 2.21%
1953 150,820 2.11%
1952 147,706 1.91%
1951 144,942 1.60%
1950 142,659 0.00%