The population of Iceland at the end of the 2nd quarter of 2015 was 330,610, 166,170 males and 164,440 females. The population increased by 870 from the previous quarter. Foreign citizens were 25,090 by the end of the 2nd quarter 2015. Inhabitants of the capital region were 212,120.
A total of 1,050 children were born in the 2nd quarter and 540 persons died. Net migration was 350 persons. Net migration of persons with Icelandic citizenship was negative by 120 and positive by 470 for foreign citizens. More males than females emigrated.


Norway was the most popular destination for Icelandic citizens with 170 persons emigrating in the quarter. Of the 680 Icelandic citizens who emigrated, 480 went to Denmark, Norway or Sweden. The largest group of the 570 foreign citizens who emigrated went to Poland (140).
Immigrants of Icelandic citizenship came mostly from Denmark, Norway or Sweden, 360 out of 550, while Poland was the country of origin for most of the foreign immigrants, 340 out of 1,050. Lithuania came second with 60 immigrants.

Population, births, deaths and migration in the 2st quarter 2015
  Total Males Females
Population at the end of the quarter 330,610 166,170 164,440
Population at the start of the quarter 329,740 165,650 164,090
Change 870 520 350
Births 1.050 550 510
Deaths 540 280 260
Net migration 350 250 100
Immigration 1.600 920 680
Emigration 1.250 670 580
All numbers are rounded. When greater than 50 to the next 10 and to the next 5 when 50 or less. Due to the rounding, figures may not add up to totals and subtotals. 


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