Frequent question: Is Estonia a small state?

Conversely, with its population of 1.3 million, Estonia ranks among the smallest countries in the world. Compared to the densely inhabited Central Europe, Estonians have plenty of room – an average number of people per sq km is less than 30, similar to that in the United States and around twice as high as in Finland.

Is Estonia underpopulated?

This means that, relatively speaking, Estonia is not small at all – it’s just sparsely populated – and that is a completely different challenge in its own right: governing a big country with only little manpower at your disposal.

Do they speak English in Estonia?

This so-called “elven” language is spoken by around 1.1 million people globally. Estonia has one of the highest literacy rates in the world at 99.8% and nearly everyone speaks a foreign language, most commonly English and Russian, but also Finnish, German or Swedish.

Is Estonia expensive?

Estonia has become the most expensive country in the Eastern part of the European Union, Poland being cheapest. As confirmed by personal experience and fresh Eurostat data.

What race are Estonians?

Estonians (Estonian: eestlased) are a Finnic ethnic group native to Estonia who speak the Estonian language and share a common culture and history.

How many people died in Estonia 2019?

Estonia Death Rate 1950-2021

Estonia – Historical Death Rate Data
Year Death Rate Growth Rate
2019 11.727 0.930%
2018 11.619 -0.140%
2017 11.635 -0.140%
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