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Statistics Greenland offers Statistical Yearbook in English. The Statistical Yearbook has lots of useful statistics and information about the Greenlandic society. The Statistical Yearbook 2010 and 2011 are not printed and can therefore only be found on this website. We also aim to translate all content of our free databank - the StatBank - and update tables in parallel


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Overnight guests in 3rd quarter of 2017

08 November 2017
Overnight guests in 3rd quarter of 2017
There is an increase of 12.96 pct. in the number of guests compared to the same period in 2016. It is primarily international guests who have stayed at hotels on third quarter which summed up to 25,008 while Greenlandic guests were 18,810. International guests in Ilulissat represented a significantly higher proportion than in the other regions.

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2016 Vital Statistics

07 November 2017
Emigration throughout life
Many move between Greenland and abroad one or more times throughout their lifespan. In population statistics, this is counted as migrations.

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2018 Municipalities in Greenland

18 October 2017
Population in the new municipalities
Greenlands 2nd most populous municipality Qaasuitsup Kommunia will be divided as of January 1st 2018 into 2 municipalities respectively Kommune Qeqertalik and Avannaata Kommunia. Avannaata Kommunia will then be Greenlands 2nd most populous municipality, while the Kommune Qeqertalik will be the smallest.

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Latest updates in Statbank Greenland Nyheder fra Grønlands Statistikbank

Registered jobseekers by district and place of residencee (2010M01-2017M11)

The table was updated : 14 December 2017


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Registered jobseekers by district and place of residencee (2010M01-2017M11)

Registered jobseekers by gender, district and age (2010M01-2017M11)

The table was updated : 14 December 2017


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Registered jobseekers by gender, district and age (2010M01-2017M11)

Registered jobseekers by gender, place of residence and age (1996M01-2017M11)

The table was updated : 14 December 2017


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Registered jobseekers by gender, place of residence and age (1996M01-2017M11)

Registered jobseekers by matchgroups

The table was updated : 14 December 2017


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Registered jobseekers by matchgroups

Actual energy consumption [physical quantities]

The table was updated : 14 December 2017


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Actual energy consumption [physical quantities]

Final energy consumption [physical quantities]

The table was updated : 14 December 2017


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Final energy consumption [physical quantities]

Emission of greenhouse gases [CO2-equivalents] from energy use

The table was updated : 14 December 2017


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Emission of greenhouse gases [CO2-equivalents] from energy use

Actual energy consumption [Tera Joule]

The table was updated : 14 December 2017


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Actual energy consumption [Tera Joule]

Final energy consumption [Tera Joule]

The table was updated : 14 December 2017


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Final energy consumption [Tera Joule]

Emission of greenhouse gasses [tonnes] from energy use

The table was updated : 14 December 2017


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Emission of greenhouse gasses [tonnes] from energy use

Actual energy consumption on national account trade sectors

The table was updated : 14 December 2017


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Actual energy consumption on national account trade sectors

Consumption of water for drinking and other use

The table was updated : 14 December 2017


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Consumption of water for drinking and other use

Electricity, water and heat sold by Nukissiorfiit

The table was updated : 14 December 2017


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Electricity, water and heat sold by Nukissiorfiit

Energy Imports, Exports and Bunkers

The table was updated : 14 December 2017


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Energy Imports, Exports and Bunkers

Production and consumption of renewable energy etc.

The table was updated : 14 December 2017


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Production and consumption of renewable energy etc.

Key figures on energy consumption and emission of greenhousegasses from energy use

The table was updated : 14 December 2017


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Key figures on energy consumption and emission of greenhousegasses from energy use

Economically disadvantaged children and youth by age and number of adults

The table was updated : 05 December 2017


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Economically disadvantaged children and youth by age and number of adults

Economically disadvantaged by age and gender

The table was updated : 05 December 2017


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Economically disadvantaged by age and gender

Economically disadvantaged by district and residence

The table was updated : 05 December 2017


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Economically disadvantaged by district and residence

Economically disadvantaged adults by type of family and number of children

The table was updated : 05 December 2017


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Economically disadvantaged adults by type of family and number of children

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Greenlandic names by January 1.st 2017. You can read more on names here




Greenland in Figures

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Greenlandic names by January 1.st 2017. You can read more on names here



Greenland in Figures

is a concise and clear introduction to Greenland. The leaflet is available in a handy pocket format and contains 40 pages of useful information on a wide range of areas such as population, foreign trade, tourism and social services.





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