Faroe Islands Urban Population 1960-2022

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 2021 was 20,888, a 0.82% increase from 2020.
  • Faroe Islands urban population for 2020 was 20,718, a 0.8% increase from 2019.
  • 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 0.72% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Faroe Islands 20,888
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Faroe Islands Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2021 20,888 42.58 0.82%
2020 20,718 42.40 0.79%
2019 20,554 42.23 0.75%
2018 20,400 42.06 0.71%
2017 20,255 41.91 0.64%
2016 20,125 41.78 0.58%
2015 20,009 41.64 0.52%
2014 19,906 41.50 0.47%
2013 19,813 41.36 0.46%
2012 19,723 41.23 0.39%
2011 19,646 41.09 0.42%
2010 19,564 40.93 0.46%
2009 19,475 40.73 0.46%
2008 19,385 40.54 0.48%
2007 19,293 40.34 0.55%
2006 19,187 40.15 1.04%
2005 18,988 39.78 1.62%
2004 18,682 39.25 1.71%
2003 18,366 38.71 2.24%
2002 17,960 38.02 2.75%
2001 17,472 37.18 2.84%
2000 16,983 36.34 1.99%
1999 16,649 35.86 1.30%
1998 16,434 35.65 1.51%
1997 16,188 35.35 1.88%
1996 15,887 34.82 2.18%
1995 15,545 34.07 1.71%
1994 15,281 33.33 1.30%
1993 15,084 32.60 1.23%
1992 14,899 31.87 1.47%
1991 14,681 31.15 1.49%
1990 14,464 30.59 0.78%
1989 14,351 30.43 0.42%
1988 14,291 30.52 0.79%
1987 14,179 30.60 0.87%
1986 14,056 30.68 0.79%
1985 13,946 30.77 0.69%
1984 13,850 30.85 0.65%
1983 13,760 30.93 0.59%
1982 13,679 31.02 0.59%
1981 13,599 31.10 0.61%
1980 13,516 31.19 0.65%
1979 13,428 31.27 0.67%
1978 13,338 31.36 1.11%
1977 13,191 31.31 2.56%
1976 12,857 30.82 2.64%
1975 12,522 30.33 2.69%
1974 12,190 29.84 2.74%
1973 11,861 29.36 2.82%
1972 11,531 28.89 2.81%
1971 11,212 28.42 2.79%
1970 10,903 27.95 2.70%
1969 10,613 27.52 2.59%
1968 10,342 27.12 2.61%
1967 10,076 26.72 2.61%
1966 9,816 26.33 4.18%
1965 9,414 25.55 4.70%
1964 8,982 24.67 4.80%
1963 8,561 23.81 4.85%
1962 8,156 22.96 4.90%
1961 7,766 22.14 4.77%
1960 7,404 21.38 %