Population of Faroe Islands

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2019)
Date23 Aug 2021

The current population of Faroe Islands is 53,953 as of April 19, 2024, based on interpolation of the latest United Nations data. The population of Faroe Islands is projected at 49,049 or 49.1 thousand as of July 1, 2021. The total population in Faroe Islands is projected at 48,863 or 48.9 thousand people for the year 2020. Faroe Islands ranks number 212th in the world by population in the list of 235 countries/territories. Faroe Islands is ranked 43rd among 48 countries in Europe.

Faroe Islands's population peak will be 2086 with 55.6 thousands people after Faroe Islands's population will be decreased year by year. The Faroe Islands population is projected to reach 50.9 thousands in 2030 and increase further to 53.5 thousands in 2050 and 55.1 thousands by 2100. Faroe Islands accounts for 0.00062 percent of the world population. However, its global share declined by 0.00122% in 1951 and is projected to decline at 0.00051% by 2100.

Faroe Islands was at 201st position globally in 1950, and its rank is projected to decline at 208th in 2100.

  • Population
  • Growth rate
  • Net change

Faroe Islands population projections

Year Population Growth Share (%)
Net Changerate (%)to World
202048,8631850.380.00061
202149,0491860.380.00061
202249,2331840.380.00061
202349,4231900.390.00060
202449,6111880.380.00060
202549,8192080.420.00060
202650,0292100.420.00060
202750,2432140.430.00059
202850,4732300.460.00059
202950,6912180.430.00059
203050,9132220.440.00059
203151,1342210.430.00058
203251,3482140.420.00058
203351,5552070.400.00058
203451,7461910.370.00058
203551,9261800.350.00058
203652,1041780.340.00057
203752,2611570.300.00057
203852,4091480.280.00057
203952,5551460.280.00057
204052,6801250.240.00057
204152,7981180.220.00056
204252,890920.170.00056
204352,984940.180.00056
204453,066820.150.00056
204553,140740.140.00056
204653,211710.130.00055
204753,277660.120.00055
204853,339620.120.00055
204953,404650.120.00055
205053,466620.120.00055
205153,527610.110.00054
205253,589620.120.00054
205353,651620.120.00054
205453,715640.120.00054
205553,775600.110.00054
205653,850750.140.00054
205753,926760.140.00054
205853,996700.130.00054
205954,076800.150.00054
206054,152760.140.00053
206154,233810.150.00053
206254,314810.150.00053
206354,391770.140.00053
206454,475840.150.00053
206554,559840.150.00053
206654,634750.140.00053
206754,718840.150.00053
206854,797790.140.00053
206954,872750.140.00053
207054,944720.130.00053
207155,017730.130.00053
207255,085680.120.00053
207355,149640.120.00053
207455,214650.120.00053
207555,270560.100.00053
207655,328580.100.00053
207755,375470.080.00053
207855,427520.090.00053
207955,461340.060.00053
208055,502410.070.00053
208155,531290.050.00053
208255,563320.060.00053
208355,584210.040.00053
208455,598140.030.00053
208555,613150.030.00053
208655,62290.020.00053
208755,62200.000.00053
208855,612-10-0.020.00053
208955,597-15-0.030.00053
209055,585-12-0.020.00053
209155,557-28-0.050.00053
209255,525-32-0.060.00053
209355,488-37-0.070.00053
209455,444-44-0.080.00053
209555,394-50-0.090.00053
209655,349-45-0.080.00053
209755,293-56-0.100.00053
209855,234-59-0.110.00053
209955,168-66-0.12inf
210055,094-74-0.13inf

Faroe Islands population estimates

Year Population Growth Share (%)
Net Changerate (%)to World
195031,503--0.00126
195131,538350.110.00124
195231,6651270.400.00122
195331,8682030.640.00121
195432,1472790.880.00119
195532,4813341.040.00118
195632,8563751.150.00117
195733,2764201.280.00116
195833,7144381.320.00116
195934,1654511.340.00115
196034,6154501.320.00115
196135,0764611.330.00114
196235,5244481.280.00114
196335,9694451.250.00113
196436,4064371.210.00111
196536,8474411.210.00110
196637,2784311.170.00109
196737,7054271.150.00108
196838,1244191.110.00107
196938,5704461.170.00107
197039,0094391.140.00106
197139,4584491.150.00105
197239,9254671.180.00104
197340,3874621.160.00103
197440,8504631.150.00102
197541,2994491.100.00101
197641,7224231.020.00101
197742,1344120.990.00100
197842,5384040.960.00099
197942,9363980.940.00098
198043,3374010.930.00098
198143,7253880.900.00097
198244,1083830.880.00096
198344,4883800.860.00095
198444,8914030.910.00094
198545,3304390.980.00093
198645,8184881.080.00093
198746,3495311.160.00092
198846,8304811.040.00091
198947,1663360.720.00090
199047,2741080.230.00089
199147,120-154-0.330.00087
199246,739-381-0.810.00085
199346,266-473-1.010.00083
199445,856-410-0.890.00081
199545,625-231-0.500.00079
199645,615-10-0.020.00078
199745,7961810.400.00078
199846,0963000.660.00077
199946,4363400.740.00077
200046,7352990.640.00076
200146,9972620.560.00075
200247,2332360.500.00075
200347,4321990.420.00074
200447,6001680.350.00074
200547,7221220.260.00073
200647,792700.150.00072
200747,825330.070.00071
200847,820-5-0.010.00070
200947,808-12-0.030.00069
201047,81460.010.00068
201147,82390.020.00068
201247,843200.040.00067
201347,892490.100.00066
201447,960680.140.00065
201548,051910.190.00065
201648,1731220.250.00064
201748,3311580.330.00064
201848,4971660.340.00063
201948,6781810.370.00063