PO0291: POPULATION NUMBER, AREA AND DENSITY BY ADMINISTRATIVE UNIT OR TYPE OF SETTLEMENT, 1 JANUARY
The area without the part of Lake Peipsi that belongs to Estonia and the area of Lake Võrtsjärv.
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.
The city districts of Tallinn and Kohtla-Järve were added on 04.05.2016.
The data for 2000–2007 (both population and territory) are based on the administrative division as at the end of 2007.
The data for 1 January 2015 and 2016 on Kohtla-Nõmme have been revised on 13.04.2017.
Due to rounding the total county areas do not always equal the sum of local government unit areas.
* See changes about the administrative and settlement division in section Definitions and Methodology.
Administrative unit or type of settlement:
Until 2013 was part of Lavassaare rural municipality.