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MYKONOS
Population

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Population

In 2017, Mykonos had 10,200 residents, of whom some four thousand were foreigners who have settled permanently on the island. This is one of the reasons why the number of islanders has more than doubled in forty years. In the summer, the island accommodates tourists from all corners of the world and the number of inhabitants rises to an average of around 50,000.

Development of the number of inhabitants

Year Number of inhabitants
1971 3.863
1981 5.530
1991 6.179
2001 9.320
2011 10.134
2017 10.300

The island of Delos, as the religious and political centre of the Aegean region, had a population of around 20,000 at its peak in ancient times.


Sources

Wikipedia

CIA - World Factbook

BBC - Country Profiles

Last updated February 2024
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