List of the most populated municipalities in the Nordic countries

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This is a list of the largest municipalities in the Nordic countries by population which have more than 100,000 inhabitants.

List[edit]

Rank Municipalicity Country Population Land Area
(km²)
Density
(inhabitants/km²)
Image
1 Stockholm  Sweden 897,700[1] 187.17[2] 4,796.17 Gamla Stan swe.jpg
2 Oslo  Norway 634,463[3] 426.97[4] 1,485.97 Oslo port.jpg
3 Helsinki  Finland 612,640[5] 715.48[6] 2,866.15 Suurkirkko Helsinki maaliskuu 2002 IMG 0629.JPG
4 Copenhagen  Denmark 569,557[7] 77.20[8] 7,377.68 Christiansborg Palace and Børsen.jpg
5 Gothenburg  Sweden 533,271[9] 447.76[10] 1,190.98 Göteborg från Liseberg.jpg
6 Aarhus  Denmark 323,893[11] 467.70[12] 692.52 Århus city trafikhavn.jpg
7 Malmö  Sweden 312,994[13] 156.87[14] 1,995.24 Malmo view2.jpg
8 Bergen  Norway 271,949[15] 445.14[16] 610.93 Bergen-Fløibanen-view.jpg
9 Espoo  Finland 260,572[17] 312.20[18] 834.63 Kaakkoista Espoota 23 kesä 2009.jpg
10 Tampere  Finland 220,411[19] 525.01[20] 419.82 Nasinneula nakyma 2.jpg
11 Vantaa  Finland 207,944[21] 238.37[22] 872.36 Kielotorni4.JPG
12 Aalborg  Denmark 205,809[23] 1,137.30[24] 180.96 Aalborg 2010 - 125 ubt.JPG
13 Uppsala  Sweden 205,199[25] 2,182.80[26] 94.01 Uppsala domkyrka.tif
14 Odense  Denmark 195,797[27] 305.60[28] 640.70 Odense Rathaus und Dom.JPG
15 Oulu  Finland 193,902[29] 3,031.00[30] 63.97 Stockman Oulu rotuaari.jpg
16 Turku  Finland 182,141[31] 245.66[32] 741.44 Turku Car-free zone.jpg
17 Trondheim  Norway 182,035[33] 323.01[34] 563.56 Trondheim - buildings near Nidelva 03.jpg
18 Linköping  Sweden 150,202[35] 1,427.44[36] 105.22 Stora torget, Linköping, juli 2005.jpg
19 Västerås  Sweden 142,131[37] 957.89[38] 148.38 Östermälarstand Västerås.jpg
20 Örebro  Sweden 140,599[39] 1,373.15[40] 102.39 Allehandaborgen.jpg
21 Jyväskylä  Finland 134,082[41] 1,171.00[42] 114.50 Jyvaskyla centrum.jpg
22 Norrköping  Sweden 133,749[43] 1,495.05[44] 89.46 Drottninggatan-Hospitalsgatan, Norrköping april 2005.jpg
23 Helsingborg  Sweden 132,989[45] 344.01[46] 386.58 Helsingborg-300px.jpg
24 Jönköping  Sweden 130,798[47] 1,480.36[48] 88.36 Sofiakyrkan, Jönköping Maj 2006.jpg
25 Stavanger  Norway 130,754[49] 68.01[50] 1,922.57 Vaagen-modf.jpg
26 Reykjavík  Iceland 121,190[51] 274.00[52] 442.30 Reykjavík séð úr Hallgrímskirkju 6.JPG
27 Bærum  Norway 118,588[53] 189.28[54] 626.52 Kommunegården Bærum Sandvikselva.JPG
28 Umeå  Sweden 118,349[55] 2,316.61[56] 51.09 Umeå Östra.jpg
29 Esbjerg  Denmark 115,095[57] 794.50[58] 144.86 Esbjerg square rotated.JPG
30 Vejle  Denmark 109,652[59] 1,062.00[60] 103.25 Bølgen (The Wave), Vejle, Denmark.jpg
31 Kuopio  Finland 106,451[61] 2,309.16[62] 46.16 Kuopio, Finland from Puijo tower.jpg
32 Borås  Sweden 105,995[63] 909.901[64] 116.49 Borås stadspark.jpg
33 Lahti  Finland 103,352[65] 135.05[66] 765.29 Centre of Lahti.JPG
34 Frederiksberg  Denmark 102,717[67] 8,00[68] 12,839.63 Frederiksberg Slot.jpg

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ SCB Statistics Sweden - Official Population Statistics for Q4-2013 (released on February 19, 2014)
  2. ^ SCB Statistics Sweden - Official Municipality Land Area for 2013 (retrieved on February 24, 2014) only available in Swedish
  3. ^ Statistics Norway - Official Population Statistics for Q4-2013 (retrieved on February 22, 2014)
  4. ^ The Norwegian Mapping Authority - Official Municipality Land Area for 2014 only available in Norwegian
  5. ^ Statistics Finland - Official Population Statistics for Q4-2013 (retrieved on February 22, 2014)
  6. ^ NLS National Land Survey of Finland - Official Municipality Land Area for 2014 only available in Finnish and Swedish
  7. ^ Statistics Denmark - Official Population Statistics for Q4-2013 (retrieved on February 22, 2014)
  8. ^ Statistics Denmark - Official Municipality Land Area for 20131
  9. ^ SCB Statistics Sweden - Official Population Statistics for Q4-2013 (released on February 19, 2014)
  10. ^ SCB Statistics Sweden - Official Municipality Land Area for 2013 (retrieved on February 24, 2014) only available in Swedish
  11. ^ Statistics Denmark - Official Population Statistics for Q4-2013 (retrieved on February 22, 2014)
  12. ^ Statistics Denmark - Official Municipality Land Area for 20131
  13. ^ SCB Statistics Sweden - Official Population Statistics for Q4-2013 (released on February 19, 2014)
  14. ^ SCB Statistics Sweden - Official Municipality Land Area for 2013 (retrieved on February 24, 2014) only available in Swedish
  15. ^ Statistics Norway - Official Population Statistics for Q4-2013 (retrieved on February 22, 2014)
  16. ^ The Norwegian Mapping Authority - Official Municipality Land Area for 2014 only available in Norwegian
  17. ^ Statistics Finland - Official Population Statistics for Q4-2013 (retrieved on February 22, 2014)
  18. ^ NLS National Land Survey of Finland - Official Municipality Land Area for 2014 only available in Finnish and Swedish
  19. ^ Statistics Finland - Official Population Statistics for Q4-2013 (retrieved on February 22, 2014)
  20. ^ NLS National Land Survey of Finland - Official Municipality Land Area for 2014 only available in Finnish and Swedish
  21. ^ Statistics Finland - Official Population Statistics for Q4-2013 (retrieved on February 22, 2014)
  22. ^ NLS National Land Survey of Finland - Official Municipality Land Area for 2014 only available in Finnish and Swedish
  23. ^ Statistics Denmark - Official Population Statistics for Q4-2013 (retrieved on February 23, 2014)
  24. ^ Statistics Denmark - Official Municipality Land Area for 20131
  25. ^ SCB Statistics Sweden - Official Population Statistics for Q4-2013 (released on February 19, 2014)
  26. ^ SCB Statistics Sweden - Official Municipality Land Area for 2013 (retrieved on February 24, 2014) only available in Swedish
  27. ^ Statistics Denmark - Official Population Statistics for Q4-2013 (retrieved on February 23, 2014)
  28. ^ Statistics Denmark - Official Municipality Land Area for 20131
  29. ^ Statistics Finland - Official Population Statistics for Q4-2013 (retrieved on February 24, 2014)
  30. ^ NLS National Land Survey of Finland - Official Municipality Land Area for 2014 only available in Finnish and Swedish
  31. ^ Statistics Finland - Official Population Statistics for Q4-2013 (retrieved on February 24, 2014)
  32. ^ NLS National Land Survey of Finland - Official Municipality Land Area for 2014 only available in Finnish and Swedish
  33. ^ Statistics Norway - Official Population Statistics for Q4-2013 (retrieved on February 23, 2014)
  34. ^ The Norwegian Mapping Authority - Official Municipality Land Area for 2014 only available in Norwegian
  35. ^ SCB Statistics Sweden - Official Population Statistics for Q4-2013 (released on February 19, 2014)
  36. ^ SCB Statistics Sweden - Official Municipality Land Area for 2013 (retrieved on February 24, 2014) only available in Swedish
  37. ^ SCB Statistics Sweden - Official Population Statistics for Q4-2013 (released on February 19, 2014)
  38. ^ SCB Statistics Sweden - Official Municipality Land Area for 2013 (retrieved on February 24, 2014) only available in Swedish
  39. ^ SCB Statistics Sweden - Official Population Statistics for Q4-2013 (released on February 19, 2014)
  40. ^ SCB Statistics Sweden - Official Municipality Land Area for 2013 (retrieved on February 24, 2014) only available in Swedish
  41. ^ Statistics Finland - Official Population Statistics for Q4-2013 (retrieved on February 24, 2014)
  42. ^ NLS National Land Survey of Finland - Official Municipality Land Area for 2014 only available in Finnish and Swedish
  43. ^ SCB Statistics Sweden - Official Population Statistics for Q4-2013 (released on February 19, 2014)
  44. ^ SCB Statistics Sweden - Official Municipality Land Area for 2013 (retrieved on February 24, 2014) only available in Swedish
  45. ^ SCB Statistics Sweden - Official Population Statistics for Q4-2013 (released on February 19, 2014)
  46. ^ SCB Statistics Sweden - Official Municipality Land Area for 2013 (retrieved on February 24, 2014) only available in Swedish
  47. ^ SCB Statistics Sweden - Official Population Statistics for Q4-2013 (released on February 19, 2014)
  48. ^ SCB Statistics Sweden - Official Municipality Land Area for 2013 (retrieved on February 24, 2014) only available in Swedish
  49. ^ Statistics Norway - Official Population Statistics for Q4-2013 (retrieved on February 23, 2014)
  50. ^ The Norwegian Mapping Authority - Official Municipality Land Area for 2014 only available in Norwegian
  51. ^ Statistics Iceland - Official Population Statistics for Q4-2013 (retrieved on February 24, 2014)
  52. ^ National Land Survey of Iceland - Official Municipality Land Area on January 1, 2011
  53. ^ Statistics Norway - Official Population Statistics for Q4-2013 (retrieved on February 22, 2014)
  54. ^ The Norwegian Mapping Authority - Official Municipality Land Area for 2014 only available in Norwegian
  55. ^ SCB Statistics Sweden - Official Population Statistics for Q4-2013 (released on February 19, 2014)
  56. ^ SCB Statistics Sweden - Official Municipality Land Area for 2013 (retrieved on February 24, 2014) only available in Swedish
  57. ^ Statistics Denmark - Official Population Statistics for Q4-2013 (retrieved on February 23, 2014)
  58. ^ Statistics Denmark - Official Municipality Land Area for 20131
  59. ^ Statistics Denmark - Official Population Statistics for Q4-2013 (retrieved on February 23, 2014)
  60. ^ Statistics Denmark - Official Municipality Land Area for 20131
  61. ^ Statistics Finland - Official Population Statistics for Q4-2013 (retrieved on February 24, 2014)
  62. ^ NLS National Land Survey of Finland - Official Municipality Land Area for 2014 only available in Finnish and Swedish
  63. ^ SCB Statistics Sweden - Official Population Statistics for Q4-2013 (released on February 19, 2014)
  64. ^ SCB Statistics Sweden - Official Municipality Land Area for 2013 (retrieved on February 24, 2014) only available in Swedish
  65. ^ Statistics Finland - Official Population Statistics for Q4-2013 (retrieved on February 24, 2014)
  66. ^ NLS National Land Survey of Finland - Official Municipality Land Area for 2014 only available in Finnish and Swedish
  67. ^ Statistics Denmark - Official Population Statistics for Q4-2013 (retrieved on February 23, 2014)
  68. ^ Statistics Denmark - Official Municipality Land Area for 20131

1 The statistics only include matriculated areas covered by the survey, thus most lakes and all seawater is excluded.