Greenland Population Growth Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of Greenland population from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Greenland in 2022 is 56,466, a 0.4% increase from 2021.
  • The population of Greenland in 2021 was 56,243, a 0.39% increase from 2020.
  • The population of Greenland in 2020 was 56,026, a 0.17% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Greenland in 2019 was 55,931, a 0% increase from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population Growth Rate
Country Name 2022 Population Growth Rate
United States 338,289,857
Japan 123,951,692
Germany 83,369,843
United Kingdom 67,508,936
France 64,626,628
Italy 59,037,474
South Korea 51,815,810
Spain 47,558,630
Argentina 45,510,318
Poland 39,857,145
Canada 38,454,327
Saudi Arabia 36,408,820
Australia 26,177,413
Taiwan 23,893,394
Chile 19,603,733
Netherlands 17,564,014
Belgium 11,655,930
Sweden 10,549,347
Greece 10,384,971
Portugal 10,270,865
Hungary 9,967,308
UAE 9,441,129
Israel 9,038,309
Austria 8,939,617
Switzerland 8,740,472
Hong Kong 7,488,865
Singapore 5,975,689
Denmark 5,882,261
Finland 5,540,745
Norway 5,434,319
New Zealand 5,185,288
Ireland 5,023,109
Oman 4,576,298
Panama 4,408,581
Kuwait 4,268,873
Croatia 4,030,358
Uruguay 3,422,794
Puerto Rico 3,252,407
Lithuania 2,750,055
Qatar 2,695,122
Slovenia 2,119,844
Latvia 1,850,651
Trinidad and Tobago 1,531,044
Bahrain 1,472,233
Estonia 1,326,062
Cyprus 1,251,488
Macao 695,168
Luxembourg 647,599
Malta 533,286
Bahamas 409,984
Iceland 372,899
French Polynesia 306,279
New Caledonia 289,950
Barbados 281,635
Curacao 191,163
Guam 171,774
Seychelles 107,118
Aruba 106,445
Antigua and Barbuda 93,763
Isle of Man 84,519
Andorra 79,824
Cayman Islands 68,706
Bermuda 64,184
Greenland 56,466
Faroe Islands 53,090
Northern Mariana Islands 49,551
Turks and Caicos Islands 45,703
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 44,175
Liechtenstein 39,327
Monaco 36,469
San Marino 33,660
Gibraltar 32,649
British Virgin Islands 31,305
Palau 18,055
Greenland - Historical Population Growth Rate Data
Year Population Growth Rate Growth Rate
2022 56,466 0.40%
2021 56,243 0.39%
2020 56,026 0.17%
2019 55,931 0.00%
2018 55,931 0.01%
2017 55,928 0.02%
2016 55,916 0.04%
2015 55,895 -0.10%
2014 55,953 -0.24%
2013 56,089 -0.20%
2012 56,199 -0.16%
2011 56,288 -0.11%
2010 56,351 -0.16%
2009 56,442 -0.24%
2008 56,578 -0.23%
2007 56,708 -0.18%
2006 56,811 -0.13%
2005 56,887 0.04%
2004 56,866 0.24%
2003 56,728 0.29%
2002 56,565 0.32%
2001 56,386 0.36%
2000 56,184 0.14%
1999 56,106 -0.03%
1998 56,123 0.09%
1997 56,072 0.20%
1996 55,960 0.31%
1995 55,788 0.16%
1994 55,700 -0.01%
1993 55,708 0.04%
1992 55,688 0.06%
1991 55,657 0.10%
1990 55,599 0.54%
1989 55,298 0.95%
1988 54,778 0.98%
1987 54,248 0.97%
1986 53,727 0.95%
1985 53,220 1.11%
1984 52,638 1.26%
1983 51,984 1.25%
1982 51,341 1.23%
1981 50,719 1.22%
1980 50,106 0.69%
1979 49,761 0.05%
1978 49,734 -0.01%
1977 49,739 0.34%
1976 49,569 0.85%
1975 49,151 1.12%
1974 48,607 1.34%
1973 47,965 1.52%
1972 47,246 1.65%
1971 46,479 2.30%
1970 45,434 3.01%
1969 44,106 3.18%
1968 42,748 3.33%
1967 41,369 3.56%
1966 39,945 3.65%
1965 38,539 3.58%
1964 37,208 3.59%
1963 35,920 3.61%
1962 34,670 3.69%
1961 33,435 4.08%
1960 32,124 4.41%
1959 30,768 4.34%
1958 29,488 4.17%
1957 28,307 4.03%
1956 27,210 3.48%
1955 26,295 2.89%
1954 25,556 2.77%
1953 24,867 2.63%
1952 24,229 2.66%
1951 23,601 2.08%
1950 23,119 0.00%