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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

Total landings of fish and shellfish by time, municipality, species, unit and month

The table was updated : 21 November 2017


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Total landings of fish and shellfish by time, municipality, species, unit and month

Registered jobseekers by matchgroups

The table was updated : 14 November 2017


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Registered jobseekers by matchgroups

Registered jobseekers by gender, district and age (2010M01-2017M10)

The table was updated : 14 November 2017


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Registered jobseekers by gender, district and age (2010M01-2017M10)

Registered jobseekers by gender, place of residence and age (1996M01-2017M10)

The table was updated : 14 November 2017


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Registered jobseekers by gender, place of residence and age (1996M01-2017M10)

Registered jobseekers by gender, district and age (2010M01-2017M10)

The table was updated : 14 November 2017


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Registered jobseekers by gender, district and age (2010M01-2017M10)

Spendings from the construction and renovation fund by main areas (2010M01-2017M09)

The table was updated : 13 November 2017


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Spendings from the construction and renovation fund by main areas (2010M01-2017M09)

Volume of goods by shipping way (2008Q1-2017Q3)

The table was updated : 13 November 2017


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Volume of goods by shipping way (2008Q1-2017Q3)

The treasury liquidity assets end balance by type (2002M01-2017M09)

The table was updated : 13 November 2017


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The treasury liquidity assets end balance by type (2002M01-2017M09)

Arrears to the tax authority by type (2010H2-2017H2)

The table was updated : 13 November 2017


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Arrears to the tax authority by type (2010H2-2017H2)

Custom, import and stamp duties by commodity (2007Q1-2017Q3)

The table was updated : 13 November 2017


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Custom, import and stamp duties by commodity (2007Q1-2017Q3)

Retail trade index (index 2010=100) (2009Q2-2017Q3)

The table was updated : 13 November 2017


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Retail trade index (index 2010=100) (2009Q2-2017Q3)

Loans from and deposits in banks outstanding amounts by domestic sector (2003Q1-2017Q3)

The table was updated : 13 November 2017


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Loans from and deposits in banks outstanding amounts by domestic sector (2003Q1-2017Q3)

Mortgage loans, outstanding amounts by type of property (2004Q1-2017Q3)

The table was updated : 13 November 2017


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Mortgage loans, outstanding amounts by type of property (2004Q1-2017Q3)

Current income tax, payable by municipality and type (2003Q1-2017Q3)

The table was updated : 13 November 2017


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Current income tax, payable by municipality and type (2003Q1-2017Q3)

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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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