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Municipalities

The population of the municipalities (kommunur) of the Faroe Islands according to offical estimates.

NameStatusPopulation
Estimate
1985-01-01
Population
Estimate
1995-01-01
Population
Estimate
2005-01-01
Population
Estimate
2015-01-01
Population
Estimate
2020-01-01
 
EiðisMunicipality620631718686761
EysturMunicipality1,7251,6381,9192,0002,156
FámjinsMunicipality1271251149283
FuglafjarðarMunicipality1,6401,4521,5651,5161,589
FugloyarMunicipality6254454038
HovsMunicipality15314313111799
HúsavíkarMunicipality192172142117115
HvalbiarMunicipality828786777724679
HvannasundsMunicipality460457449395416
KlaksvíkarMunicipality5,0154,7825,0124,9325,247
KunoyarMunicipality101127142129156
KvívíkarMunicipality513561605568597
NesMunicipality1,0311,0471,2111,2331,338
PorkerisMunicipality355401359301318
RunavíkarMunicipality3,5093,2683,7223,7944,157
SandsMunicipality656557599526532
SjóvarMunicipality9359601,0419361,089
SkálavíkarMunicipality225178183140144
SkopunarMunicipality608541480449440
Skúgvoyar (Skúvoyar)Municipality9093624340
SørvágsMunicipality1,0781,0061,0811,0851,236
SumbiarMunicipality542453390352358
SundaMunicipality1,4561,3311,5571,6401,810
TórshavnarMunicipality16,11816,50019,33020,19821,926
TvøroyrarMunicipality2,1171,8581,8371,7231,714
VágaMunicipality1,8521,6391,8271,9922,130
VágsMunicipality1,7591,4281,4231,3321,351
VestmannaMunicipality1,3051,1521,2411,2101,245
ViðareiðisMunicipality276303341347346
Føroyar [Faroe Islands]Autonomous Country45,34843,64348,30348,61752,110

Contents: Places

The population of all towns and villages (bygdir og býir) on the Faroe Islands according to offical estimates.

The Details icon links to further information about a selected place including its population structure (gender, age groups, age distribution).

Name StatusMunicipalityPopulation
Estimate
1985-01-01
Population
Estimate
1995-01-01
Population
Estimate
2005-01-01
Population
Estimate
2015-01-01
Population
Estimate
2020-01-01
 
ÆðuvíkPlaceRunavíkar8865106103103
AkrarPlaceSumbiar4337281915
ÁnirnarPlaceKlaksvíkar149135755
ArgirPlaceTórshavnar1,2611,4121,8881,9792,239
ÁrnafjørðurPlaceKlaksvíkar7364515472
BøurPlaceSørvágs6162706974
DalurPlaceHúsavíkar7557483437
DepilPlaceHvannasunds53222
EiðiPlaceEiðis572575658630691
ElduvíkPlaceRunavíkar4430261714
FámjinPlaceFámjins1271251149283
FroðbaPlaceTvøroyrar204168140290265
FuglafjørðurPlaceFuglafjarðar1,5971,4191,5391,5021,575
FunningsfjørðurPlaceRunavíkar9548635270
FunningurPlaceRunavíkar104110815150
GásadalurPlaceSørvágs2115141711
GjógvPlaceSunda8965542829
GlyvrarPlaceRunavíkar409321422370419
GøtugjógvPlaceEystur5941533944
HaldórsvíkPlaceSunda207171162124107
HaraldssundPlaceKunoyar5267746473
HattarvíkPlaceFugloyar2732171411
HellurnarPlaceFuglafjarðar4333261414
HesturPlaceTórshavnar5848391818
HósvíkPlaceSunda235215292308337
HovPlaceHovs15314313111799
HoyvíkPlaceTórshavnar8101,8282,9493,7964,225
HúsarPlaceKlaksvíkar3846524334
HúsavíkPlaceHúsavíkar110110897069
HvalbaPlaceHvalbiar716659664638607
HvalvíkPlaceSunda195169220231252
HvannasundPlaceHvannasunds244279271227251
HvítanesPlaceTórshavnar94859695108
Innan GlyvurPlaceSjóvar3866817669
Í SkálafirðiPlaceEystur40000
KaldbakPlaceTórshavnar147189217228239
KaldbaksbotnurPlaceTórshavnar1368910
KirkjaPlaceFugloyar3522282627
KirkjubøurPlaceTórshavnar5553677482
KlaksvíkPlaceKlaksvíkar4,7264,4434,6844,5974,902
KolbeinagjógvPlaceSjóvar4034332531
KollafjørðurPlaceTórshavnar777790820749816
KolturPlaceTórshavnar60211
KunoyPlaceKunoyar4960686583
KvívíkPlaceKvívíkar324367375361389
LambaPlaceRunavíkar116105145140150
LambareiðiPlaceRunavíkar98736
LangasandurPlaceSunda3333364145
LeirvíkPlaceEystur790748853895971
LeynarPlaceKvívíkar7086122102108
LjósáPlaceEiðis3132352129
LopraPlaceSumbiar132112968788
MiðvágurPlaceVága1,0229251,0321,0601,130
MikladalurPlaceKlaksvíkar5558452923
MjørkadalurPlaceTórshavnar413000
MorskranesPlaceSjóvar4850463027
MúliPlaceHvannasunds86400
MykinesPlaceSørvágs2818211316
NesPlaceNes188195232326345
NesvíkPlaceSunda33110
NólsoyPlaceTórshavnar315245264218225
NorðdepilPlaceHvannasunds192159164163161
NorðoyriPlaceKlaksvíkar156484104112
NorðradalurPlaceTórshavnar392117149
NorðragøtaPlaceEystur458461570629659
NorðskáliPlaceSunda185183248295316
NorðtoftirPlaceHvannasunds1110832
ØrðavíkPlaceTvøroyrar5240393330
Ørðavíkslíð (Ørðavíkarlíð)PlaceTvøroyrar6167686958
OyndarfjørðurPlaceRunavíkar178172182134143
OyrarbakkiPlaceSunda112110105144173
OyrareingirPlaceTórshavnar1521434045
OyriPlaceSunda133146137139176
PorkeriPlacePorkeris355401359301318
RituvíkPlaceRunavíkar258269275260294
RunavíkPlaceRunavíkar406438475527584
SaksunPlaceSunda2534321010
SaltangaráPlaceRunavíkar6926948219771,033
SaltnesPlaceNes168154151120129
SandavágurPlaceVága768667739881956
SandurPlaceSands656557599526532
SandvíkPlaceHvalbiar1121271138672
SelatraðPlaceSjóvar7672624042
SignabøurPlaceTórshavnar2889158133145
SkálaPlaceRunavíkar629548614672746
SkálabotnurPlaceRunavíkar7882100106140
SkálavíkPlaceSkálavíkar225178183140144
SkælingurPlaceKvívíkar1314111613
SkarvanesPlaceHúsavíkar755139
SkipanesPlaceRunavíkar7544586047
SkopunPlaceSkopunar608541480449440
SkúgvoyPlaceSkúgvoyar8784553330
SøldarfjørðurPlaceRunavíkar328334347322358
SørvágurPlaceSørvágs9689119769861,135
Stóra DímunPlaceSkúgvoyar3971010
StrendurPlaceSjóvar733738819765920
StreymnesPlaceSunda164134199263317
StykkiðPlaceKvívíkar4945424040
SumbaPlaceSumbiar360300264246255
SundPlaceTórshavnar43321
SvínáirPlaceEiðis1724253541
SvínoyPlaceKlaksvíkar6666552731
SyðradalurPlaceKlaksvíkar128565
SyðradalurPlaceTórshavnar1297710
SyðrugøtaPlaceEystur368350406409453
TjørnuvíkPlaceSunda7568715648
ToftirPlaceNes675698828787864
TórshavnPlaceTórshavnar12,35111,56812,59212,61513,506
TrøllanesPlaceKlaksvíkar1624231513
TrongisvágurPlaceTvøroyrar395392415516513
TvøroyriPlaceTvøroyrar1,4051,1911,175815848
Undir GøtueiðiPlaceEystur4638372829
VágurPlaceVágs1,7591,4281,4231,3321,351
VálurPlaceKvívíkar5749554947
VatnsoyrarPlaceVága6247565144
VelbastaðurPlaceTórshavnar92130160220247
VestmannaPlaceVestmanna1,3051,1521,2411,2101,245
ViðareiðiPlaceViðareiðis276303341347346
VíkarbyrgiPlaceSumbiar74200

Source: Hagstova Føroya, Statistics Faroe Islands (web).