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Faeroe Islands (Denmark)     [114]
(Self-governing Territory of Denmark)
LAND AREA: 1399 sq. km
NUMBER OF ISLANDS BY SIZE (sq. km):
>17,000 >10,000 >1,000 >100 >10 >1 <1 Unknown TOTAL
0 0 0 6 0 0 0 12 18
DEMOGRAPHY
  POPULATION: 47000 (1996)
  DENSITY: 34 persons/sq. km    GROWTH RATE: 0%/year
  LIFE EXPECTANCY: 75.2 years,  ADULT LITERACY: 99.0%
  HUMAN DEVELOPMENT INDEX: 0.927
ECONOMY
  Income/Capita: $0
ENVIRONMENT (see also individual islands)
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SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
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Last updated 01/02/98


Islands of Faeroe Islands (Denmark)
Bordoy (Denmark - Faeroe Islands)
Eysturoy (Denmark - Faeroe Islands)
Sandoy (Denmark - Faeroe Islands)
Streymoy (Denmark - Faeroe Islands)
Suduroy (Denmark - Faeroe Islands)
Vagar (Denmark - Faeroe Islands)


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