PO028: MEAN ANNUAL POPULATION BY SEX AND ADMINISTRATIVE UNIT OR TYPE OF SETTLEMENT
* See changes about the administrative and settlement division in section Definitions and Methodology.
** Urban settlements include cities, cities without municipal status and towns, rural settlements include small towns and villages.
As of 1 January 2016, Statistics Estonia uses a new source of residence data and methodology for calculating the population figure, which have to be taken into account upon analysing changes. The place of residence is the place of residence stated in the Population Register, if it is left unmarked, the persons will be categorised under ''County unknown''. More information can be found under Definitions and Methodology.