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Contents: Regions and Municipalities

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

NameStatusPopulation
Estimate
2000-01-01
Population
Estimate
2005-01-01
Population
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2010-01-01
Population
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2015-01-01
Population
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2017-01-01
Austurland [Eastern Region]Region11,96312,29312,45912,49612,497
BorgarfjarðarhreppurMunicipality142137134135116
BreiðdalshreppurMunicipality278249210186182
DjúpavogshreppurMunicipality504480443422452
FjarðabyggðMunicipality4,1564,1374,6414,7474,691
FljótsdalshéraðMunicipality2,7813,3683,4673,4543,493
FljótsdalshreppurMunicipality90260897581
Hornafjörður (Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður)Municipality2,3952,2202,0862,1502,187
SeyðisfjörðurMunicipality828714706653650
VopnafjarðarhreppurMunicipality789728683674645
Höfuðborgarsvæð [Capital Region]Region171,792184,244200,907211,282216,878
Garðabær (incl. Álftanes)Municipality9,37811,08513,16614,45315,230
HafnarfjörðurMunicipality19,15822,00025,91327,87528,703
KjósarhreppurMunicipality142143197216220
KópavogurMunicipality22,69325,80330,35733,20535,246
MosfellsbærMunicipality5,8696,8178,5539,3009,783
Reykjavík (Reykjavíkurborg)Municipality109,887113,848118,326121,822123,246
SeltjarnarnesMunicipality4,6654,5484,3954,4114,450
Norðurland eystra [Northeastern Region]Region28,08228,42228,90029,25729,685
AkureyriMunicipality15,45616,56817,57318,19118,488
DalvíkurbyggðMunicipality2,0501,9441,9491,8611,831
EyjafjarðarsveitMunicipality9649931,0251,0321,015
FjallabyggðMunicipality2,6332,3712,0662,0372,033
GrýtubakkahreppurMunicipality374387337364352
Hörgársveit (Hörgárbyggð & Arnarneshreppur)Municipality580572607567574
LanganesbyggðMunicipality601548521513484
NorðurþingMunicipality3,3903,0942,9262,8062,963
SkútustaðahreppurMunicipality451437374395425
SvalbarðshreppurMunicipality1211161119895
SvalbarðsstrandarhreppurMunicipality341366413414451
ÞingeyjarsveitMunicipality1,048962942920915
TjörneshreppurMunicipality7364565959
Norðurland vestra [Northwestern Region]Region7,9707,6997,4907,1377,156
AkrahreppurMunicipality224214209194196
BlönduóssbærMunicipality996917882861866
Húnaþing vestra (incl. Bæjarhreppur)Municipality1,3341,2781,2121,1711,174
HúnavatnshreppurMunicipality512486431414408
SkagabyggðMunicipality10210110699101
Skagafjörður (Sveitarfélagið Skagafjörður)Municipality4,1874,1454,1313,9103,932
Skagaströnd (Sveitarfélagið Skagaströnd)Municipality615558519488479
Suðurland [Southern Region]Region20,85521,79023,87924,36625,341
Árborg (Sveitarfélagið Árborg)Municipality5,6916,5307,8118,0528,471
ÁsahreppurMunicipality129149190216256
BláskógabyggðMunicipality8168939359611,026
FlóahreppurMunicipality469517602616648
Grímsnes- og GrafningshreppurMunicipality350346415431467
HrunamannahreppurMunicipality718754788794773
HveragerðiMunicipality1,7602,0212,2912,3842,483
MýrdalshreppurMunicipality520508510480562
Ölfus (Sveitarfélagið Ölfus)Municipality1,6591,7241,9521,8852,005
Rangárþing eystraMunicipality1,6671,6511,7451,7491,752
Rangárþing ytraMunicipality1,3781,4461,5431,5481,537
SkaftárhreppurMunicipality585507445460475
Skeiða- og GnúpverjahreppurMunicipality532529517518594
VestmannaeyjarMunicipality4,5814,2154,1354,2724,292
Suðurnes [Southern Peninsula]Region16,10617,11021,35922,02623,993
Garður (Sveitarfélagið Garður)Municipality1,1831,3291,5151,4251,511
GrindavíkurbærMunicipality2,2422,4942,8372,9953,218
ReykjanesbærMunicipality10,62410,95214,09114,92416,350
SandgerðiMunicipality1,3251,3981,7101,5801,708
Vogar (Sveitarfélagið Vogar)Municipality7329371,2061,1021,206
Vestfirðir [Westfjords]Region8,2197,5977,2666,9706,870
ÁrneshreppurMunicipality6757505446
BolungarvíkMunicipality1,001930970923908
ÍsafjarðarbærMunicipality4,2804,1343,8993,6293,608
KaldrananeshreppurMunicipality144117112112106
ReykhólahreppurMunicipality299262291268282
StrandabyggðMunicipality577518508473468
SúðavíkurhreppurMunicipality255235202204186
TálknafjarðarhreppurMunicipality367325299305236
VesturbyggðMunicipality1,2291,0199351,0021,030
Vesturland [Western Region]Region14,06214,42215,37015,56615,929
Akranes (Akraneskaupstaður)Municipality5,3405,6576,5496,7677,051
BorgarbyggðMunicipality3,2963,4463,5423,5393,677
DalabyggðMunicipality775711694680673
Eyja- og MiklaholtshreppurMunicipality115139139144120
GrundarfjarðarbærMunicipality952938904900869
HelgafellssveitMunicipality5647635352
HvalfjarðarsveitMunicipality547560624635636
SkorradalshreppurMunicipality4564616258
SnæfellsbærMunicipality1,7191,7191,7021,6791,625
StykkishólmurMunicipality1,2171,1411,0921,1071,168
Ísland [Iceland]Country279,049293,577317,630329,100338,349

Source: Statistics Iceland (web).