Population of Greenland (2017)

Greenland population

58,165

Births this year: 1,084 Births today 2
Deaths this year 647 Deaths today 1

Greenland Population by Religions

Region Name Percents Number
Evangelical Lutheran, traditional Inuit spiritual beliefs 100% 57,728 people

Greenland Population by Ethnic groups (2009)

Ethnic groups Name Percents Number
Inuit 89% 51,378 people
Danish and other 11% 6,350 people

Greenland Population (1950 - 2017)

Year Population Yearly %
Change
Yearly
Change
Sex ratio Density
(P/KmĀ²)
2016 56,196 0.02 10 85.26 0.14
2015 56,186 -0.04 -25 85.33 0.14
2014 56,211 -0.10 -54 85.35 0.14
2013 56,265 -0.14 -79 85.35 0.14
2012 56,344 -0.17 -97 85.37 0.14
2011 56,441 -0.19 -105 85.43 0.14
2010 56,546 -0.21 -117 85.57 0.14
2005 56,953 1.39 779 87.03 0.14
2000 56,174 0.65 365 87.97 0.14
1995 55,809 0.37 206 89.11 0.14
1990 55,603 4.54 2,414 89.83 0.14
1985 53,189 6.00 3,013 89.46 0.13
1980 50,176 1.20 594 89.17 0.12
1975 49,582 7.61 3,507 88.92 0.12
1970 46,075 21.37 8,112 88.35 0.11
1965 37,963 21.53 6,725 87.23 0.09
1960 31,238 20.87 5,393 85.53 0.08
1955 25,845 12.38 2,847 83.97 0.06
1950 22,998 82.16 0.06
Chart population Greenland Population (1950 - 2017)