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IB05020 Men's 1st first name, number and rank (2001-2021)

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The names are sorted alphabetically in Faroese sort order.
This table shows the number of first names (1st name) of the persons living in the Faroe Islands on 31st December. The names are listed as they are registered in the national register. Two name connected with hyphen are counted as one name.
According to Faroese law given names should be reported 6 months at the latest after the child is born.The statistics is therefore compiled the second half of the year.



Rank 1 = Most common name.
If several names have the same population they are given the same rank.
If e.g. two different names have maximum population they both rank as no 1 and no rank 2 is omitted.