Atammik

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Atammik
Aerial view of Atammik
Aerial view of Atammik
Atammik is located in Greenland
Atammik
Atammik
Location within Greenland
Coordinates: 64°48′13″N 52°10′35″W / 64.80361°N 52.17639°W / 64.80361; -52.17639Coordinates: 64°48′13″N 52°10′35″W / 64.80361°N 52.17639°W / 64.80361; -52.17639
State  Kingdom of Denmark
Constituent country  Greenland
Municipality Qeqqata-coat-of-arms.svg Qeqqata
Population (2010)
 • Total 197
Time zone UTC-03
Postal code 3912 Maniitsoq

Atammik (old spelling: Atangmik) is a settlement in the Qeqqata municipality in central-western Greenland. Located on the shores of Davis Strait, it had 197 inhabitants in 2010.[1] It is the southernmost settlement in the municipality. The local Royal Greenland fish processing factory was closed in July 2010.[2]


Population[edit]

The population of Atammik has remained relatively stable over the last two decades, decreasing in the last several years.[3]

Atammik population dynamics
Atammik population growth dynamics in the last two decades. Source: Statistics Greenland[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Statistics Greenland (Danish)
  2. ^ "RG's fabrik i Atammik lukket". Sermitsiaq (in Danish). 17 July 2010. Retrieved 17 July 2010. 
  3. ^ a b Statistics Greenland