Iceland Population

Population now

358,794
Male:179,931(50.23 %)
Female:178,863(49.77 %)
Births in 2020:1,807
Deaths in 2020:1,045

Life expectancy & Rates (2020)

Male:81.68 years
Female:84.60 years
Total:83.14 years
Median Age:36.70 years
Birth Rate:11.74
Death Rate:6.79
Growth Rate:0.73 %
Fertility Rate:1.73

Population Data Graphs

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  • Birth & Death rate
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  • Population structure (mid 2020)
  • Urbanization

Iceland Population History

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YearTotalMaleFemaleSex RatioGrowth rateBirth rateDeath rateFerti­lity rate
Life exp., total
Life expectancy
Life exp., maleLife exp., femaleMedian AgeUrbani­zation
Density, people / km2
Density, people/km2
1960176k89k87k1.023.24%28.006.604.2973.4271.1575.8124.4280.30%1.70
1961179k90k89k1.022.64%25.507.003.8873.5070.8476.3024.1080.80%1.74
1962182k92k90k1.022.79%25.806.803.9873.7271.4076.1623.7981.30%1.77
1963186k94k92k1.022.61%26.007.203.9973.0470.1676.0723.5481.78%1.80
1964189k96k93k1.022.61%25.307.003.8873.5470.8176.4123.3582.26%1.83
1965192k97k95k1.022.67%24.606.703.7373.8771.4276.4423.2382.72%1.87
1966196k99k97k1.022.38%24.007.103.5973.3070.3276.4323.2083.18%1.90
1967199k100k98k1.022.17%22.207.003.2873.7871.1176.5923.2383.62%1.93
1968201k102k100k1.022.04%21.006.903.0674.0171.6476.4923.2984.06%1.96
1969203k103k101k1.021.92%20.707.102.9973.7871.2376.4523.3884.48%1.97
1970204k103k101k1.021.77%19.707.102.8173.9370.6977.3423.4884.90%1.98
1971206k104k102k1.021.85%20.807.302.9273.5770.7976.4923.6485.27%2.00
1972209k106k103k1.022.25%22.406.903.0974.4672.0976.9423.7985.63%2.03
1973212k107k105k1.022.10%21.707.002.9474.4571.4977.5623.9585.98%2.06
1974215k109k106k1.021.84%19.907.002.6674.5171.1878.0124.1586.33%2.09
1975218k110k108k1.022.09%20.106.502.6575.5872.3378.9924.4186.67%2.12
1976220k111k109k1.022.20%19.506.102.5276.9773.8680.2424.6787.00%2.14
1977222k112k110k1.021.77%18.006.502.3176.3773.3279.5824.9787.33%2.15
1978224k113k111k1.021.91%18.606.402.3576.6573.8279.6225.3087.64%2.17
1979226k114k112k1.022.00%19.806.602.4976.7773.7080.0025.6387.96%2.19
1980228k115k113k1.021.91%19.806.802.4876.8573.5180.3525.9488.26%2.21
1981231k116k115k1.021.61%18.807.202.3376.5273.3879.8226.2588.53%2.24
1982234k118k116k1.011.72%18.506.802.2777.0474.5579.6526.5388.80%2.27
1983237k119k118k1.011.63%18.407.002.2476.8573.2780.6026.8189.06%2.30
1984240k120k119k1.011.61%17.206.602.0877.5874.8480.4527.1089.32%2.33
1985241k121k120k1.011.35%16.006.801.9377.6074.9080.4427.4089.57%2.34
1986243k122k121k1.011.48%16.406.601.9277.9975.4280.6927.7089.82%2.36
1987246k124k122k1.011.37%16.607.002.0677.3474.9079.9028.0190.06%2.39
1988250k125k124k1.011.56%18.707.302.2677.0874.4079.9028.3490.29%2.42
1989253k127k126k1.011.65%18.006.802.1978.1476.1880.2028.6690.52%2.45
1990255k128k127k1.011.79%18.706.702.3078.0475.4980.7128.9890.75%2.47
1991258k129k128k1.011.51%17.607.002.1877.9974.8781.2729.3190.93%2.50
1992261k131k130k1.011.68%17.706.602.2178.7676.7780.8529.6191.11%2.53
1993264k132k131k1.011.65%17.506.602.2278.9377.1280.8429.9091.29%2.56
1994266k133k133k1.011.57%16.706.502.1479.2577.1381.4730.1891.46%2.58
1995267k134k133k1.011.22%16.007.202.0877.9875.9680.1130.4791.63%2.60
1996269k135k134k1.011.30%16.107.002.1278.7876.4981.1830.7091.80%2.61
1997271k136k135k11.25%15.306.802.0478.8976.3081.6030.9891.96%2.63
1998274k137k137k11.30%15.206.602.0579.6077.7081.6031.2892.12%2.66
1999277k139k139k11.14%14.806.901.9979.3577.4081.4031.5892.27%2.69
2000281k141k140k11.35%15.306.502.0879.6577.8081.6031.8592.40%2.73
2001285k143k142k11.36%14.406.101.9580.6978.3083.2032.2192.53%2.77
2002288k144k144k11.24%14.106.301.9380.5078.6082.5032.5192.66%2.79
2003290k145k145k11.27%14.306.301.9980.9679.5082.5032.7892.79%2.81
2004292k146k146k11.34%14.506.202.0481.0078.9083.2033.0592.91%2.84
2005297k149k148k1.011.32%14.406.202.0581.5079.6083.5033.3493.04%2.88
2006304k152k151k1.011.30%14.506.302.0881.1679.5082.9033.4093.16%2.95
2007312k157k155k1.011.35%14.606.202.0981.4579.6083.4033.4893.28%3.02
2008317k160k158k1.011.41%15.206.302.1581.6180.0083.3033.5793.40%3.08
2009318k160k158k1.011.51%15.806.302.2381.7579.8083.8033.6893.51%3.09
2010318k160k158k1.021.41%15.406.402.2081.9079.8084.1033.8293.57%3.09
2011319k161k158k1.011.27%14.106.202.0282.3680.7084.1034.0193.59%3.10
2012321k161k159k1.011.31%14.106.102.0482.9281.6084.3034.2493.60%3.11
2013324k163k161k1.011.00%13.406.701.9382.0680.5083.7034.4893.63%3.14
2014327k164k163k1.011.13%13.406.301.9382.8681.3084.5034.7493.67%3.18
2015331k166k165k1.010.89%12.506.601.8082.4781.2083.8034.9993.70%3.21
2016335k168k167k1.010.74%12.006.901.7482.2080.4084.1035.2993.74%3.26
2017343k172k171k1.010.83%11.906.501.7482.2080.4084.1035.5993.77%3.33
2018354k177k176k1.010.79%12.046.711.7682.8781.4984.2835.8993.81%3.43
2019356k179k177k1.010.76%11.896.751.7483.0181.5884.4436.2093.86%3.46
2020359k180k179k1.010.73%11.746.791.7383.1481.6884.6036.7093.90%3.49

Iceland Population Projections

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YearTotalMaleFemaleSex RatioGrowth rateBirth rateDeath rateFerti­lity rate
Life exp., total
Life expectancy
Life exp., maleLife exp., femaleMedian AgeUrbani­zation
Density, people / km2
Density, people/km2
2021361k182k180k1.010.70%11.646.841.7283.2981.8684.7236.5093.94%3.50
2022364k183k181k1.010.67%11.536.891.7283.4482.0484.8437.0093.99%3.53
2023366k184k182k1.010.65%11.436.931.7183.5982.2384.9537.2094.04%3.55
2024369k185k183k1.010.62%11.326.981.7183.7482.4185.0737.8594.09%3.58
2025371k187k184k1.020.60%11.227.031.7083.8982.5985.1937.9094.15%3.60
2026373k188k186k1.010.56%11.127.121.7084.0382.7585.3138.1094.20%3.62
2027375k189k187k1.010.53%11.037.221.6984.1682.9085.4338.5294.26%3.64
2028377k190k188k1.010.50%10.937.311.6984.3083.0685.5438.7294.32%3.66
2029379k191k189k1.010.46%10.847.411.6884.4383.2185.6639.1094.38%3.68
2030381k192k189k1.020.43%10.747.501.6884.5783.3785.7839.5094.44%3.70
2031383k193k190k1.020.40%10.687.641.6884.6983.5085.9039.9094.50%3.72
2032385k194k191k1.020.37%10.637.781.6884.8183.6386.0140.2594.57%3.74
2033386k194k192k1.010.33%10.577.921.6884.9483.7686.1340.3094.63%3.75
2034388k195k193k1.010.31%10.528.061.6885.0683.8986.2440.8594.70%3.77
2035389k196k193k1.020.28%10.468.201.6885.1884.0286.3641.3194.77%3.78
2036391k197k194k1.020.25%10.428.361.6885.2984.1486.4741.5094.84%3.80
2037392k197k195k1.010.22%10.388.521.6885.4184.2586.5841.2294.91%3.81
2038393k198k195k1.020.19%10.338.671.6785.5284.3786.7041.6094.98%3.82
2039394k198k196k1.010.17%10.298.831.6785.6484.4886.8142.2095.05%3.83
2040395k199k196k1.020.14%10.258.991.6785.7584.6086.9242.4495.13%3.83
2041396k199k197k1.010.12%10.199.131.6785.8684.7187.0342.7795.20%3.84
2042397k200k197k1.020.09%10.139.271.6785.9784.8287.1442.8795.27%3.85
2043398k200k198k1.010.07%10.089.401.6786.0884.9287.2642.9895.35%3.86
2044399k201k198k1.020.05%10.029.541.6786.1985.0387.3743.0895.42%3.87
2045400k201k199k1.010.03%9.969.681.6786.3085.1487.4843.1995.49%3.88
2046401k202k199k1.020.01%9.899.771.6786.4185.2587.5943.5295.56%3.89
2047402k202k199k1.02-0.01%9.829.871.6786.5285.3687.7043.6495.62%3.90
2048402k202k200k1.01-0.02%9.749.961.6786.6385.4687.8143.6495.69%3.90
2049403k203k200k1.02-0.04%9.6710.061.6786.7485.5787.9243.7795.76%3.91
2050404k203k200k1.02-0.05%9.6010.151.6786.8585.6888.0344.1095.82%3.92

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