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The Population

These statistics are published in the Statbank under Population in Denmark and in a Danish press release.

Release calendar

The publication date appears in the release calendar. The date is confirmed in the weeks before.

Release calendar access

The Release Calender can be accessed on our English website: Release Calender.

User access

Statistics are always published at 8:00 a.m. at the day announced in the release calendar. No one outside of Statistics Denmark can access the statistics before they are published.

News release



Population and population projections.

These statistics are published each quarter in an Information release and each year in Statistical Yearbook. The publications can both be downloaded from Publications.

On-line database

The statistics are published in the StatBank under the subject Population and Election in the following subjects:

Micro-data access

Researchers and other analysts from authorized research institutions, can be granted access to the underlying micro-data by contacting Research Services.


The division for customers use population data as they are paid for as well as the division for research-service help researchers to get access to non-identified micro-data.

Confidentiality - policy

Data Confidentiality Policy for Statistics Denmark.

Confidentiality - data treatment

No information at the individual level is given. Names, identity number or other information which make it possible to identify person is anonymized.

Furthermore, the Data Confidentiality Policy at Statistics Denmark is followed.

Documentation on methodology

There are no separate documentation on methodology for these statistics.

Quality documentation

Results from the quality evaluation of products and selected processes are available in detail for each statistics and in summary reports for the Working Group on Quality.