Faroe Islands Faroe Islands: 12,558 statistics available

General Information

In the first part you can find a summary of the most important information. Detailled statistics can be found in the second part: Statistics by category
The Faroe Islands are a dependent island territory in Northern Atlantic.
Population
The population in the Faroe Islands totals 49.496 people. According to the current population prospects of the United Nations the population of the Faroe Islands in the year 2050 will first rise to 52.996 and in the year 2100 will fall again to 52.500.

Geography
With an area of 1.396 sq. km the Faroe Islands have a rank of 175 among all countries in the world. the Faroe Islands have a population density of 35,4 people per sq. km (World rank 165). The coastline (length between land and sea including islands) amounts to 1.117 km.

Economy
The economic strength of the Faroe Islands in the year 2013 according to the gross domestic product accounts for 2,61 billion US $ and ranks 175th among the world economies. The gross domestic product per capita amounts to 53.613 US $ and is therefore in the upper ranks in the international comparison. The unemployment rate in the year 2011 was 6,8 %.
Country Status Dependent territory
Depends on: Denmark
ISO country code FO
Internet Domain .so
License plate FOR
Source of country borders: Geo Commons
License: Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License

Statistics by category for Faroe Islands

All datasets for Faroe Islands by categories. For each category the number of data sets is displayed in brackets.
3 sample data sets are displayed for each category. To view all data sets for a category click on the category name.
Population and Health (14)
Population, total
Population growth rate (%)
Population living in areas where elevation is below 5 meters (% of total population)
Energy and Environment (83)
CO2 emissions per capita (metric tons)
Natural gas, consumption (cu. meters)
CO2 emissions (kt)
Economy (12,300)
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $)
Gross domestic product real growth rate (%)
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %)
Education and Science (12)
High-tech exports (% of manufactured exports)
Research and development expenditure (% of GDP)
Royalty and license fees, receipts (BoP, US $)
Geography and Agriculture (135)
Area (sq. km)
Coastline (km)
Paper and paperboard, others, export value (US $)
Transport and Communication (14)
Internet users
Merchant marine