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Total population in Denmark 2011-2021

From 2010 to 2017, the population of Denmark increased slightly. Since 2017, it remained stable at around 5.8 million inhabitants, increasing slightly each year. The number of female inhabitants has been slightly higher in all years during this period and amounted to about 2.94 million women as of January 2021, compared to roughly 2.91 million male inhabitants.

 Population of Sweden

In the neighboring Nordic country Sweden, the number of inhabitants increased by nearly one million during the past 10 years. By the end of 2019, the Swedish population reached just over 10 million people. Among them, 5.2 million were men and 5.13 million were women. Since 2015, the number of male inhabitants was slightly higher than the number of female inhabitants.

Population of Norway

In Norway, the population also grew in the past years. In 2020, the number of inhabitants peaked at 5.37 million people. 10 years before, there were 4.86 million Norwegians. In the beginning of 2020, slightly more men than women lived in the country. During the entire period from 2010 to 2020, the number of male and female Norwegians was almost the same.

Total population in Denmark from 2011 to 2021

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Release date

February 2021



Survey time period

2011 to 2021

Supplementary notes

For this statistic, the values reported by the source have been rounded.

Statistic shows number of inhabitants as of 1st of January for each year.

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