Tuesday - 22 December 2009
Population 1 December 2009
The population of Iceland was 317,593 on 1 December 2009. This is a decrease of 0.7% from previous year. The population of the East region decreased by 3.3% from previous year. The decrease in population is mostly due to lower number of foreign citizens. The number of these was 3,099 lower in December 2009 compared to 1 December 2008.
On 1 December the number of persons, 16 years and older, affiliated to the Lutheran Evangelical Church of Iceland was 194,903, compared to 195,576 on 1 December 2008.
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