The population of Iceland at the end of the third quarter 2022 was 385,230, 198,280 males, 186,840 females and non-binary/other were 120. The population increased by 3,860 from the previous quarter. Inhabitants of the Capital region were 245,850 and 139,380 lived in others regions.
A total of 1,200 children were born in the third quarter and 650 persons died. Net migration was 3,270 persons. Net migration of persons with Icelandic citizenship was -150 and 3,410 for foreign citizens. More males than females emigrated.
Denmark was the most popular destination for Icelandic citizens with 420 persons emigrating in the quarter. Of the 950 Icelandic citizens who emigrated, 720 went to Denmark, Norway or Sweden. The largest group of the 1,270 foreign citizens who emigrated went to Poland (380).
Immigrants of Icelandic citizenship came mostly from Denmark, Norway or Sweden, 560 out of 800, while Poland was the country of origin for most of the foreign immigrants, 1,150 out of 4,680. Ukraine came second with 480 immigrants. Foreign citizens were 62,990, or 16.4% of the total population in Iceland by the end of the third quarter 2022.
The National Register of Persons is used to calculate the population.