Faroe Islands Rural Population 1960-2022

Rural population refers to people living in rural areas as defined by national statistical offices. It is calculated as the difference between total population and urban population. Aggregation of urban and rural population may not add up to total population because of different country coverages.
  • Faroe Islands rural population for 2021 was 28,165, a 0.06% increase from 2020.
  • Faroe Islands rural population for 2020 was 28,147, a 0.09% increase from 2019.
  • Faroe Islands rural population for 2019 was 28,123, a 0.09% increase from 2018.
  • Faroe Islands rural population for 2018 was 28,097, a 0.09% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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United States 56,843,442
Germany 18,667,512
Italy 16,924,836
Poland 15,084,074
France 12,661,527
United Kingdom 10,669,915
Japan 10,221,684
South Korea 9,617,303
Spain 8,965,568
Canada 7,017,013
Saudi Arabia 5,474,978
Austria 3,672,522
Argentina 3,559,798
Australia 3,510,320
Portugal 3,414,362
Czech Republic 2,759,991
Hungary 2,694,979
Slovak Republic 2,515,539
Chile 2,340,642
Switzerland 2,261,756
Greece 2,128,861
Ireland 1,814,588
Croatia 1,642,337
Panama 1,368,149
Netherlands 1,302,381
UAE 1,268,967
Sweden 1,225,108
Slovenia 939,156
Norway 901,946
Lithuania 887,542
Finland 798,226
Denmark 688,752
Israel 686,007
New Zealand 676,747
Oman 676,741
Trinidad and Tobago 655,867
Latvia 594,684
Estonia 406,552
Cyprus 402,894
Belgium 218,200
Puerto Rico 209,130
Barbados 197,811
Bahrain 181,438
Uruguay 153,242
Channel Islands 120,897
French Polynesia 107,176
Brunei 94,691
New Caledonia 76,538
Antigua and Barbuda 74,658
Bahamas 66,027
Aruba 60,173
Luxembourg 53,222
Seychelles 41,693
Isle of Man 40,078
St. Kitts and Nevis 36,997
Liechtenstein 32,718
Faroe Islands 28,165
Malta 26,826
Iceland 22,546
Qatar 21,158
Curacao 16,703
British Virgin Islands 15,540
Andorra 9,392
Guam 8,484
Greenland 7,078
Northern Mariana Islands 4,697
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 4,192
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Turks and Caicos Islands 2,419
San Marino 809
Macao 0
Hong Kong 0
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 0
Gibraltar 0
Kuwait 0
Monaco 0
Singapore 0
Bermuda 0
Cayman Islands 0
Faroe Islands Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2021 28,165 57.42 0.06%
2020 28,147 57.60 0.09%
2019 28,123 57.78 0.09%
2018 28,097 57.94 0.09%
2017 28,071 58.09 0.08%
2016 28,048 58.22 0.01%
2015 28,046 58.36 -0.05%
2014 28,059 58.50 -0.10%
2013 28,088 58.64 -0.11%
2012 28,120 58.78 -0.17%
2011 28,169 58.91 -0.25%
2010 28,239 59.07 -0.35%
2009 28,339 59.27 -0.35%
2008 28,437 59.46 -0.33%
2007 28,532 59.66 -0.26%
2006 28,606 59.85 -0.48%
2005 28,743 60.22 -0.61%
2004 28,918 60.75 -0.53%
2003 29,073 61.29 -0.69%
2002 29,275 61.98 -0.86%
2001 29,527 62.83 -0.77%
2000 29,755 63.66 -0.08%
1999 29,779 64.14 0.40%
1998 29,660 64.35 0.20%
1997 29,601 64.65 -0.46%
1996 29,737 65.18 -1.15%
1995 30,080 65.93 -1.61%
1994 30,567 66.67 -2.03%
1993 31,193 67.40 -2.07%
1992 31,847 68.13 -1.85%
1991 32,442 68.85 -1.13%
1990 32,812 69.41 0.01%
1989 32,808 69.57 0.81%
1988 32,542 69.49 1.18%
1987 32,161 69.40 1.27%
1986 31,756 69.32 1.18%
1985 31,382 69.23 1.08%
1984 31,045 69.15 1.04%
1983 30,723 69.07 0.98%
1982 30,422 68.98 0.98%
1981 30,126 68.90 1.01%
1980 29,823 68.81 1.04%
1979 29,513 68.73 1.06%
1978 29,201 68.65 0.89%
1977 28,942 68.69 0.26%
1976 28,867 69.19 0.34%
1975 28,770 69.67 0.39%
1974 28,657 70.16 0.43%
1973 28,534 70.64 0.53%
1972 28,384 71.11 0.49%
1971 28,244 71.58 0.49%
1970 28,105 72.05 0.56%
1969 27,947 72.48 0.57%
1968 27,789 72.88 0.58%
1967 27,629 73.28 0.59%
1966 27,467 73.67 0.14%
1965 27,429 74.45 0.01%
1964 27,427 75.33 0.08%
1963 27,404 76.20 0.14%
1962 27,365 77.04 0.21%
1961 27,308 77.86 0.32%
1960 27,220 78.62 %