๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ด Migration to & from Faroe Islands

Historic Net Migration for Faroe Islands (1950-2023)

Faroe Islands has seen an increase in net migrations since the 1950's.

Year Net Migration Overall Population +/-
1950 -150 282
1951 -311 106
1952 -340 83
1953 -318 58
1954 -285 52
1955 -313 64
1956 -106 358
1957 -69 444
1958 -56 486
1959 -46 476
1960 -60 462
1961 -117 374
1962 -123 408
1963 -118 436
1964 -98 476
1965 -64 535
1966 -182 422
1967 -221 397
1968 -211 395
1969 -193 365
1970 -101 445
1971 -69 447
1972 -102 438
1973 -114 447
1974 -88 438
1975 -61 436
1976 -36 421
1977 -6 432
1978 107 537
1979 77 544
1980 112 552
1981 131 566
1982 142 537
1983 129 471
1984 123 462
1985 29 418
1986 24 454
1987 54 477
1988 49 489
1989 30 572
1990 -1,147 -594
1991 -1,169 -743
1992 -1,188 -867
1993 -1,274 -952
1994 -1,249 -978
1995 97 326
1996 96 340
1997 96 375
1998 156 364
1999 116 313
2000 332 599
2001 396 572
2002 369 564
2003 317 593
2004 390 601
2005 -151 5
2006 -187 38
2007 -156 59
2008 -162 41
2009 -159 -5
2010 -116 -34
2011 -109 -15
2012 -149 27
2013 -118 26
2014 -111 67
2015 542 637
2016 537 730
2017 622 731
2018 653 718
2019 580 734
2020 498 734
2021 0 213
2022 0 189
2023 0 171

How is Net Migrations calculated?

The difference between immigrants and emigrants makes up the net migrations of a country. If the net migration numbers for the year are positive and indicated above with green coloring. Then more people immigrated than emigrated to Faroe Islands for that year, equal to the number displayed.

Future Net Migration for Faroe Islands (2023-2100)

Faroe Islands will see a decrease of net migrations by the year 2100.

Year Net Migration Overall Population +/-
2023 0 171
2024 0 178
2025 0 179
2026 0 179
2027 0 182
2028 0 204
2029 0 201
2030 0 210
2031 0 233
2032 0 233
2033 0 245
2034 0 255
2035 0 264
2036 0 261
2037 0 272
2038 0 259
2039 0 257
2040 0 243
2041 0 259
2042 0 234
2043 0 237
2044 0 247
2045 0 232
2046 0 235
2047 0 235
2048 0 220
2049 0 224
2050 0 222
2051 0 226
2052 0 208
2053 0 214
2054 0 217
2055 0 214
2056 0 215
2057 0 212
2058 0 208
2059 0 210
2060 0 223
2061 0 218
2062 0 212
2063 0 222
2064 0 218
2065 0 235
2066 0 231
2067 0 233
2068 0 222
2069 0 232
2070 0 221
2071 0 226
2072 0 219
2073 0 219
2074 0 207
2075 0 215
2076 0 211
2077 0 200
2078 0 193
2079 0 190
2080 0 185
2081 0 176
2082 0 163
2083 0 173
2084 0 159
2085 0 168
2086 0 154
2087 0 146
2088 0 143
2089 0 146
2090 0 124
2091 0 128
2092 0 124
2093 0 118
2094 0 107
2095 0 100
2096 0 94
2097 0 94
2098 0 73
2099 0 78
2100 0 68

Why is the chart for future net migrations mostly flat?

Predicting and projecting future movements of population is extremely hard. Especially, the further you move into the future. Thus, the scientist and data collectors of the United Nations tend to add a flat number when reasonable projections can't be made.

Causes of Migration

Causes of Immigration to Faroe Islands

Causes of Emigration from Faroe Islands

Common Questions

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Data Information

Data found on this page is based on the medium fertility variant of the United Nations Revision of World Population Prospects 2022.

Data Sources

The United Nations - Department of Economic and Social Affairs (Population Division)

UN Revision of World Population Prospects 2022

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