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Hiiumaa facts and figures. As of 01.01.2003
Population, Administration
   
Population

Population 11 087
Population density 10,9 people/km2
Town population 35,6%
Population by nationalities 96% Estonian
Number of births (2003) 87
Accretion -69
Net migration -90
Registered marriages 27


Population by gender and age

Age Population Percentage
Men  - 15
Women  - 15
2 138 19%
Men 16 - 63
Women 16 - 59
7 034 64%
Men 64 -
Women 60 -
1 915 17%


Settlement

Settlement: 1 town, 2 small towns and 182 villages.
County centre: Kärdla town (town since 1938).


Public Administration



There are 5 local authorities as well as Association of Hiiumaa Local Authorities. Central government is represented by Hiiumaa County Government and more than 30 different regional state institutions.

Local authority Area     Population Distance from Kärdla
Emmaste 197,5 km2   1 443 39 km
Kõrgessaare 375,0 km2   1 488 17 km
Käina 186,5 km2   2 391 22 km
Kärdla 4,5 km2   3 950 -
Pühalepa 255,5 km2   1 815 14 km



Official symbols

Flag of the Hiiumaa County Coat of arms of the Hiiumaa County

Flag of the Hiiumaa County

Coat of arms of the Hiiumaa County


   
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