Faroe Islands Faroe Islands: 12,545 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.
The population in the Faroe Islands totals 49.489 people. According to the current population prospects of the United Nations the population of the Faroe Islands in the year 2050 will rise to 55.022 and in the year 2100 to 57.189.

With an area of 1.396 sq. km the Faroe Islands have a rank of 171 among all countries in the world. The coastline (length between land and sea including islands) amounts to 1.117 km.

The economic strength of the Faroe Islands in the year 2015 according to the gross domestic product accounts for 2,48 billion US $ and ranks 176th among the world economies. The gross domestic product per capita amounts to 50.582 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 (15)
Population, total
Population growth rate (%)
Gender distribution, newborn (ratio of men to women)
Energy and Environment (83)
CO2 emissions per capita (metric tons)
Natural gas, consumption (cu. meters)
CO2 emissions (kt)
Economy (12,301)
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 (121)
Area (sq. km)
Coastline (km)
Wood pulp, total, import weight (tonnes)
Transport and Communication (13)
Internet users
Mobile phones
Merchant marine
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