Faroe Islands Urban Population 1960-2024

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 2022 was 22,711, a 0.84% increase from 2021.
  • Faroe Islands urban population for 2021 was 22,522, a 1.35% increase from 2020.
  • Faroe Islands urban population for 2020 was 22,223, a 1.84% increase from 2019.
  • Faroe Islands urban population for 2019 was 21,822, a 1.81% increase from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Spain 38,712,927
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Norway 4,565,651
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Faroe Islands 22,711
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Faroe Islands Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2022 22,711 42.78 0.84%
2021 22,522 42.58 1.34%
2020 22,223 42.40 1.82%
2019 21,822 42.23 1.79%
2018 21,434 42.06 1.79%
2017 21,053 41.91 1.79%
2016 20,680 41.78 1.73%
2015 20,326 41.64 1.05%
2014 20,113 41.50 0.43%
2013 20,027 41.36 0.39%
2012 19,950 41.23 0.35%
2011 19,881 41.09 0.35%
2010 19,812 40.93 0.44%
2009 19,726 40.73 0.52%
2008 19,624 40.54 0.59%
2007 19,509 40.34 0.58%
2006 19,396 40.15 0.96%
2005 19,211 39.78 1.98%
2004 18,834 39.25 2.62%
2003 18,347 38.71 3.03%
2002 17,799 38.02 3.47%
2001 17,192 37.18 3.56%
2000 16,591 36.34 2.32%
1999 16,210 35.86 1.33%
1998 15,996 35.65 1.67%
1997 15,731 35.35 2.32%
1996 15,370 34.82 2.94%
1995 14,925 34.07 1.46%
1994 14,709 33.33 0.07%
1993 14,699 32.60 0.25%
1992 14,663 31.87 0.55%
1991 14,583 31.15 0.39%
1990 14,526 30.59 0.51%
1989 14,452 30.43 0.85%
1988 14,330 30.52 0.76%
1987 14,221 30.60 0.73%
1986 14,117 30.68 0.68%
1985 14,022 30.77 0.70%
1984 13,924 30.85 0.77%
1983 13,817 30.93 0.87%
1982 13,698 31.02 0.98%
1981 13,564 31.10 1.02%
1980 13,427 31.19 1.01%
1979 13,292 31.27 1.01%
1978 13,158 31.36 1.32%
1977 12,986 31.31 2.61%
1976 12,651 30.82 2.65%
1975 12,320 30.33 2.69%
1974 11,993 29.84 2.73%
1973 11,670 29.36 2.75%
1972 11,354 28.89 2.78%
1971 11,043 28.42 2.80%
1970 10,738 27.95 2.60%
1969 10,462 27.52 2.48%
1968 10,206 27.12 2.54%
1967 9,950 26.72 2.60%
1966 9,695 26.33 4.30%
1965 9,287 25.55 4.91%
1964 8,842 24.67 4.85%
1963 8,423 23.81 4.80%
1962 8,028 22.96 4.76%
1961 7,655 22.14 4.71%
1960 7,303 21.38 %