Nutaarmiut

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Nutaarmiut
Nutaarmiut
Nutaarmiut
Nutaarmiut is located in Greenland
Nutaarmiut
Nutaarmiut
Location within Greenland
Coordinates: 73°31′8″N 56°25′35″W / 73.51889°N 56.42639°W / 73.51889; -56.42639Coordinates: 73°31′8″N 56°25′35″W / 73.51889°N 56.42639°W / 73.51889; -56.42639
State Kingdom of Denmark
Constituent country Greenland
MunicipalityQaasuitsup-coat-of-arms.svg Qaasuitsup
Population
 (2010)
 • Total36
Time zoneUTC-03
Postal code
3962 Upernavik

Nutaarmiut (old spelling: Nutârmiut) is an island settlement in the Qaasuitsup municipality, in northwestern Greenland. It had 36 inhabitants in 2010.[1]

Upernavik Archipelago[edit]

Sketch map of the Upernavik Archipelago on the Baffin Bay coast of northwestern Greenland
Nutaarmiut within the Upernavik Archipelago

Nutaarmiut is located within Upernavik Archipelago, a vast archipelago of islands on the coast of northeastern Baffin Bay. Nutaarmiut Island has an area of 1.51 km².

Population[edit]

The population of Nutaarmiut has decreased by over a 40 percent relative to the 1990 levels, and has been steadily decreasing in the 2000s.[2]

Nutaarmiut population dynamics
Nutaarmiut population growth dynamics in the last two decades. Source: Statistics Greenland[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Statistics Greenland Archived 2011-08-12 at the Wayback Machine (in Danish)
  2. ^ a b Statistics Greenland Archived 2011-08-12 at the Wayback Machine