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Contents: Counties and Municipalities

The population of the counties and municipalities of Estonia according to census results and latest official estimates.

The Details icon links to further information about a selected division including its population structure (gender, age groups, age distribution, nationality, country of birth, first language, religion).

NameStatusPopulation
Census
2000-03-31
Population
Census
2011-12-31
Population
Estimate
2020-01-01
HarjuCounty525,644552,880605,027
AnijaRural Municipality7,3376,4926,217
HarkuRural Municipality6,61714,18115,197
JõelähtmeRural Municipality5,2176,4626,553
Keila linnUrban Municipality9,3889,76310,044
KiiliRural Municipality2,3755,1555,657
KoseRural Municipality7,5457,2977,177
KuusaluRural Municipality6,5146,4126,413
Lääne-HarjuRural Municipality15,04513,63012,558
Loksa linnUrban Municipality3,4942,7592,541
Maardu linnUrban Municipality16,73817,52415,445
RaasikuRural Municipality4,4294,5795,050
RaeRural Municipality7,97915,72120,641
SakuRural Municipality7,3089,61810,435
SaueRural Municipality17,30221,53222,929
TallinnUrban Municipality400,378393,222437,619
ViimsiRural Municipality7,97818,53320,553
HiiuCounty10,4408,4829,315
HiiumaaRural Municipality10,4408,4829,315
Ida-ViruCounty174,853145,373134,259
AlutaguseRural Municipality5,2904,2844,680
JõhviRural Municipality13,88212,73911,852
Kohtla-Järve linnUrban Municipality47,67937,20133,197
LüganuseRural Municipality12,5049,5668,374
Narva-Jõesuu linnUrban Municipality4,5954,0614,559
Narva linnUrban Municipality68,68058,66354,409
Sillamäe linnUrban Municipality17,19914,25212,480
ToilaRural Municipality5,0244,6074,708
JärvaCounty37,87931,16930,174
JärvaRural Municipality11,2689,1548,937
Paide linnUrban Municipality12,72110,70810,463
TüriRural Municipality13,89011,30710,774
JõgevaCounty36,89030,11728,441
JõgevaRural Municipality17,20814,07313,407
MustveeRural Municipality7,2325,7935,350
PõltsamaaRural Municipality12,45010,2519,685
LääneCounty24,03320,50620,444
Haapsalu linnUrban Municipality15,11013,36013,075
Lääne-NigulaRural Municipality8,6696,9156,983
VormsiRural Municipality254231386
Lääne-ViruCounty71,80861,64958,862
HaljalaRural Municipality4,9754,0774,312
KadrinaRural Municipality5,1914,9024,790
RakvereRural Municipality6,2315,9255,593
Rakvere linnUrban Municipality17,09715,26415,085
TapaRural Municipality14,32411,77210,761
Väike-MaarjaRural Municipality7,6566,0495,782
VinniRural Municipality8,6737,2386,849
Viru-NigulaRural Municipality7,6616,4225,690
PärnuCounty95,86186,27986,176
HäädemeesteRural Municipality5,2414,8304,823
KihnuRural Municipality510487690
LäänerannaRural Municipality7,0735,4975,242
Pärnu linnUrban Municipality55,47750,12150,914
Põhja-PärnumaaRural Municipality10,4668,5788,190
SaardeRural Municipality6,4254,7904,505
ToriRural Municipality10,66911,97611,821
PõlvaCounty29,82125,26324,647
KanepiRural Municipality5,4964,6524,662
PõlvaRural Municipality16,01514,01613,717
RäpinaRural Municipality8,3106,5956,268
RaplaCounty36,83734,28233,282
KehtnaRural Municipality6,7585,6675,460
KohilaRural Municipality5,9777,3317,286
MärjamaaRural Municipality9,5007,9147,427
RaplaRural Municipality14,60213,37013,109
SaareCounty35,95131,31733,083
MuhuRural Municipality1,9051,4831,879
RuhnuRural Municipality6755131
SaaremaaRural Municipality33,97929,77931,073
TartuCounty153,963154,666153,316
ElvaRural Municipality15,81914,87014,630
KambjaRural Municipality7,26410,37211,477
KastreRural Municipality4,8104,8565,263
LuunjaRural Municipality2,5494,2075,002
NõoRural Municipality3,7123,9724,287
PeipsiääreRural Municipality7,0825,7645,373
TartuRural Municipality8,60910,02011,162
Tartu linnUrban Municipality104,118100,60596,123
ValgaCounty34,58928,75628,204
OtepääRural Municipality7,6656,5036,404
TõrvaRural Municipality7,8336,2466,120
ValgaRural Municipality19,09116,00715,680
ViljandiCounty57,97447,59946,160
MulgiRural Municipality10,1777,5167,460
Põhja-SakalaRural Municipality10,1078,2347,911
ViljandiRural Municipality16,93414,37613,686
Viljandi linnUrban Municipality20,75617,47317,104
VõruCounty43,50936,11735,415
AntslaRural Municipality5,9504,4914,398
RõugeRural Municipality6,5855,1915,311
SetomaaRural Municipality4,2122,9903,175
VõruRural Municipality11,88310,77810,804
Võru linnUrban Municipality14,87912,66711,727
Eesti [Estonia]Republic1,370,0521,294,4551,328,976

Source: Statistical Office of Estonia (web).

Explanation: Counties and municipalities after the administrative reform of 2017. The 2020 total poulation includes 2,171 persons with unknown place of residence.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2020)
Males629,277
Females699,699
Age Groups (E 2020)
0-17 years257,044
18-64 years805,644
65+ years266,288
Age Distribution (E 2020)
0-9 years144,013
10-19 years137,606
20-29 years144,733
30-39 years196,352
40-49 years182,795
50-59 years171,453
60-69 years163,237
70-79 years111,342
80-89 years65,606
80+ years11,839
Nationality (C 2011)
Estonia1,102,618
Russia90,510
Other Nationality15,095
Country of Birth (C 2011)
Estonia1,102,092
Other Country192,131
First Language (C 2011)
Estonian887,216
Russian383,118
Other Language22,398
Religion (C 2011)
Lutheran108,513
Orthodox176,773
Other Religion33,782
No Religion592,588