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Contents: Counties and Municipalities

The population of the counties and municipalities of Estonia according to census results and latest official estimates.

The Details icon links to further information about a selected division including its population structure (gender, age groups, age distribution, nationality, country of birth, first language, religion).

NameStatusPopulation
Census
2000-03-31
Population
Census
2011-12-31
Population
Estimate
2021-01-01
HarjuCounty525,644552,880609,515
AnijaRural Municipality7,3376,4926,253
HarkuRural Municipality6,61714,18115,650
JõelähtmeRural Municipality5,2176,4626,692
Keila linnUrban Municipality9,3889,76310,078
KiiliRural Municipality2,3755,1555,891
KoseRural Municipality7,5457,2977,211
KuusaluRural Municipality6,5146,4126,421
Lääne-HarjuRural Municipality15,04513,63012,661
Loksa linnUrban Municipality3,4942,7592,467
Maardu linnUrban Municipality16,73817,52415,284
RaasikuRural Municipality4,4294,5795,138
RaeRural Municipality7,97915,72121,765
SakuRural Municipality7,3089,61810,722
SaueRural Municipality17,30221,53223,790
TallinnUrban Municipality400,378393,222438,341
ViimsiRural Municipality7,97818,53321,151
HiiuCounty10,4408,4829,381
HiiumaaRural Municipality10,4408,4829,381
Ida-ViruCounty174,853145,373131,913
AlutaguseRural Municipality5,2904,2844,682
JõhviRural Municipality13,88212,73911,699
Kohtla-Järve linnUrban Municipality47,67937,20132,577
LüganuseRural Municipality12,5049,5668,219
Narva-Jõesuu linnUrban Municipality4,5954,0614,479
Narva linnUrban Municipality68,68058,66353,424
Sillamäe linnUrban Municipality17,19914,25212,230
ToilaRural Municipality5,0244,6074,603
JärvaCounty37,87931,16929,817
JärvaRural Municipality11,2689,1548,837
Paide linnUrban Municipality12,72110,70810,285
TüriRural Municipality13,89011,30710,695
JõgevaCounty36,89030,11728,082
JõgevaRural Municipality17,20814,07313,262
MustveeRural Municipality7,2325,7935,204
PõltsamaaRural Municipality12,45010,2519,616
LääneCounty24,03320,50620,285
Haapsalu linnUrban Municipality15,11013,36012,883
Lääne-NigulaRural Municipality8,6696,9157,005
VormsiRural Municipality254231397
Lääne-ViruCounty71,80861,64958,402
HaljalaRural Municipality4,9754,0774,297
KadrinaRural Municipality5,1914,9024,791
RakvereRural Municipality6,2315,9255,619
Rakvere linnUrban Municipality17,09715,26414,984
TapaRural Municipality14,32411,77210,611
Väike-MaarjaRural Municipality7,6566,0495,737
VinniRural Municipality8,6737,2386,788
Viru-NigulaRural Municipality7,6616,4225,575
PärnuCounty95,86186,27985,760
HäädemeesteRural Municipality5,2414,8304,794
KihnuRural Municipality510487690
LäänerannaRural Municipality7,0735,4975,190
Pärnu linnUrban Municipality55,47750,12150,639
Põhja-PärnumaaRural Municipality10,4668,5788,046
SaardeRural Municipality6,4254,7904,455
ToriRural Municipality10,66911,97611,946
PõlvaCounty29,82125,26324,473
KanepiRural Municipality5,4964,6524,685
PõlvaRural Municipality16,01514,01613,609
RäpinaRural Municipality8,3106,5956,179
RaplaCounty36,83734,28233,116
KehtnaRural Municipality6,7585,6675,416
KohilaRural Municipality5,9777,3317,322
MärjamaaRural Municipality9,5007,9147,374
RaplaRural Municipality14,60213,37013,004
SaareCounty35,95131,31733,032
MuhuRural Municipality1,9051,4831,919
RuhnuRural Municipality6755140
SaaremaaRural Municipality33,97929,77930,973
TartuCounty153,963154,666153,912
ElvaRural Municipality15,81914,87014,597
KambjaRural Municipality7,26410,37212,089
KastreRural Municipality4,8104,8565,430
LuunjaRural Municipality2,5494,2075,182
NõoRural Municipality3,7123,9724,314
PeipsiääreRural Municipality7,0825,7645,331
TartuRural Municipality8,60910,02011,539
Tartu linnUrban Municipality104,118100,60595,430
ValgaCounty34,58928,75627,962
OtepääRural Municipality7,6656,5036,412
TõrvaRural Municipality7,8336,2466,064
ValgaRural Municipality19,09116,00715,486
ViljandiCounty57,97447,59945,877
MulgiRural Municipality10,1777,5167,372
Põhja-SakalaRural Municipality10,1078,2347,872
ViljandiRural Municipality16,93414,37613,758
Viljandi linnUrban Municipality20,75617,47316,875
VõruCounty43,50936,11734,898
AntslaRural Municipality5,9504,4914,372
RõugeRural Municipality6,5855,1915,180
SetomaaRural Municipality4,2122,9903,114
VõruRural Municipality11,88310,77810,699
Võru linnUrban Municipality14,87912,66711,533
Eesti [Estonia]Republic1,370,0521,294,4551,330,068

Source: Statistical Office of Estonia (web).

Explanation: Counties and municipalities after the administrative reform of 2017. The 2020 total poulation includes 3,643 persons with unknown place of residence.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2021)
Males630,915
Females699,153
Age Groups (E 2021)
0-17 years258,227
18-64 years801,200
65+ years270,641
Age Distribution (E 2021)
0-9 years141,812
10-19 years140,968
20-29 years138,211
30-39 years198,484
40-49 years183,010
50-59 years171,103
60-69 years164,770
70-79 years112,691
80-89 years66,635
80+ years12,384
Nationality (C 2011)
Estonia1,102,618
Russia90,510
Other Nationality15,095
Country of Birth (C 2011)
Estonia1,102,092
Other Country192,131
First Language (C 2011)
Estonian887,216
Russian383,118
Other Language22,398
Religion (C 2011)
Lutheran108,513
Orthodox176,773
Other Religion33,782
No Religion592,588