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Contents: Regions and Municipalities

The population of the regions and municipalities of Iceland according to official estimates.

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NameStatusPopulation
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2000-01-01
Population
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2005-01-01
Population
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2010-01-01
Population
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2015-01-01
Population
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2019-01-01
Austurland [Eastern Region]Region11,96312,29312,45912,49613,059
BorgarfjarðarhreppurMunicipality142137134135109
DjúpavogshreppurMunicipality504480443422472
Fjarðabyggð (incl. Breiðdalshreppur)Municipality4,4344,3864,8514,9335,070
FljótsdalshéraðMunicipality2,7813,3683,4673,4543,600
FljótsdalshreppurMunicipality90260897574
Hornafjörður (Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður)Municipality2,3952,2202,0862,1502,389
SeyðisfjörðurMunicipality828714706653685
VopnafjarðarhreppurMunicipality789728683674660
Höfuðborgarsvæð [Capital Region]Region171,792184,244200,907211,282228,231
Garðabær (incl. Álftanes)Municipality9,37811,08513,16614,45316,299
HafnarfjörðurMunicipality19,15822,00025,91327,87529,799
KjósarhreppurMunicipality142143197216238
KópavogurMunicipality22,69325,80330,35733,20536,975
MosfellsbærMunicipality5,8696,8178,5539,30011,463
Reykjavík (Reykjavíkurborg)Municipality109,887113,848118,326121,822128,793
SeltjarnarnesMunicipality4,6654,5484,3954,4114,664
Norðurland eystra [Northeastern Region]Region28,08228,42228,90029,25730,445
AkureyriMunicipality15,45616,56817,57318,19118,925
DalvíkurbyggðMunicipality2,0501,9441,9491,8611,905
EyjafjarðarsveitMunicipality9649931,0251,0321,042
FjallabyggðMunicipality2,6332,3712,0662,0372,007
GrýtubakkahreppurMunicipality374387337364371
Hörgársveit (Hörgárbyggð & Arnarneshreppur)Municipality580572607567616
LanganesbyggðMunicipality601548521513504
NorðurþingMunicipality3,3903,0942,9262,8063,042
SkútustaðahreppurMunicipality451437374395502
SvalbarðshreppurMunicipality1211161119891
SvalbarðsstrandarhreppurMunicipality341366413414491
ÞingeyjarsveitMunicipality1,048962942920894
TjörneshreppurMunicipality7364565955
Norðurland vestra [Northwestern Region]Region7,9707,6997,4907,1377,227
AkrahreppurMunicipality224214209194202
BlönduóssbærMunicipality996917882861939
Húnaþing vestra (incl. Bæjarhreppur)Municipality1,3341,2781,2121,1711,181
HúnavatnshreppurMunicipality512486431414371
SkagabyggðMunicipality1021011069990
Skagafjörður (Sveitarfélagið Skagafjörður)Municipality4,1874,1454,1313,9103,992
Skagaströnd (Sveitarfélagið Skagaströnd)Municipality615558519488452
Suðurland [Southern Region]Region20,85521,79023,87924,36627,346
Árborg (Sveitarfélagið Árborg)Municipality5,6916,5307,8118,0529,485
ÁsahreppurMunicipality129149190216248
BláskógabyggðMunicipality8168939359611,121
FlóahreppurMunicipality469517602616667
Grímsnes- og GrafningshreppurMunicipality350346415431493
HrunamannahreppurMunicipality718754788794786
HveragerðiMunicipality1,7602,0212,2912,3842,628
MýrdalshreppurMunicipality520508510480695
Ölfus (Sveitarfélagið Ölfus)Municipality1,6591,7241,9521,8852,153
Rangárþing eystraMunicipality1,6671,6511,7451,7491,924
Rangárþing ytraMunicipality1,3781,4461,5431,5481,636
SkaftárhreppurMunicipality585507445460583
Skeiða- og GnúpverjahreppurMunicipality532529517518626
VestmannaeyjarMunicipality4,5814,2154,1354,2724,301
Suðurnes [Southern Peninsula]Region16,10617,11021,35922,02627,113
GrindavíkurbærMunicipality2,2422,4942,8372,9953,427
ReykjanesbærMunicipality10,62410,95214,09114,92418,920
Suðurnesjabær (incl. Garður, Sandgerði)Municipality2,5082,7273,2253,0053,480
Vogar (Sveitarfélagið Vogar)Municipality7329371,2061,1021,286
Vestfirðir [Westfjords]Region8,2197,5977,2666,9707,063
ÁrneshreppurMunicipality6757505440
BolungarvíkMunicipality1,001930970923953
ÍsafjarðarbærMunicipality4,2804,1343,8993,6293,800
KaldrananeshreppurMunicipality144117112112103
ReykhólahreppurMunicipality299262291268258
StrandabyggðMunicipality577518508473449
SúðavíkurhreppurMunicipality255235202204204
TálknafjarðarhreppurMunicipality367325299305258
VesturbyggðMunicipality1,2291,0199351,002998
Vesturland [Western Region]Region14,06214,42215,37015,56616,507
Akranes (Akraneskaupstaður)Municipality5,3405,6576,5496,7677,411
BorgarbyggðMunicipality3,2963,4463,5423,5393,807
DalabyggðMunicipality775711694680673
Eyja- og MiklaholtshreppurMunicipality115139139144117
GrundarfjarðarbærMunicipality952938904900866
HelgafellssveitMunicipality5647635362
HvalfjarðarsveitMunicipality547560624635638
SkorradalshreppurMunicipality4564616258
SnæfellsbærMunicipality1,7191,7191,7021,6791,674
StykkishólmurMunicipality1,2171,1411,0921,1071,201
Ísland [Iceland]Country279,049293,577317,630329,100356,991

Source: Statistics Iceland (web).