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Summary statistics
Region Northern Europe  
Surface area (sq km) 1393  
Population (est., 000) 49  
Pop. density (per sq km) 35.4  
Capital city Tórshavn  
Capital city pop. (000) 21  
Currency Danish Krone (DKK)  
Economic indicators
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2013 194 2011.  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2010 144  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2005 31  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2013 126  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2010 121  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2005 109  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2013 104  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2010 102  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2005 100  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2013 104  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2010 102  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2005 100  
Employment in industrial sector (% of employed) 2013 ...  
Employment in industrial sector (% of employed) 2010 ...  
Employment in industrial sector (% of employed) 2005 22.2 ISIC Rev.2. Population aged 16 and over. September.  
Employment in agricultural sector (% of employed) 2013 ...  
Employment in agricultural sector (% of employed) 2010 ...  
Employment in agricultural sector (% of employed) 2005 11.1 ISIC Rev.2. Population aged 16 and over. September.  
Energy production, primary (Petajoules) 2013 0 2012.  
Energy production, primary (Petajoules) 2010 0  
Energy production, primary (Petajoules) 2005 0  
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2013 120.7 ITU estimate.  
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2010 119.9  
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2005 85.5  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2013 90.0 ITU estimate.  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2010 75.2  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2005 67.9 ITU estimate.  
Major trading partners (% of exports) 2013 ...  
Major trading partners (% of imports) 2013 ...  
Social indicators
Population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 -<  
Urban population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 0.5  
Rural population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 -0.4  
Urban population (%) 2014 41.7  
Population aged 0-14 years (%) 2014 22.0 Data compiled by the United Nations Demographic Yearbook system. Data refer to the latest available census. De jure estimate. 2008.  
Population aged 60+ years (females and males, % of total) 2014 20.5/18.1 Data compiled by the United Nations Demographic Yearbook system. Data refer to the latest available census. De jure estimate. 2008.  
Sex ratio (males per 100 females) 2014 108.2 Data compiled by the United Nations Demographic Yearbook system. Data refer to the latest available census. De jure estimate. 2008.  
Life expectancy at birth (females and males, years) 2010-2015 82.3/76.8 Data compiled by the United Nations Demographic Yearbook system. 2008.  
International migrant stock (000 and % of total population) mid-2013 3.6/7.4  
Environment
Threatened species 2014 13  
Forested area (% of land area) 2012 <  
CO2 emission estimates (000 metric tons and metric tons per capita) 2011 568/11.5  
Energy supply per capita (Gigajoules) 2012 173.0 UNSD estimate.  
Trade Profile
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