Spread of COVID-19 in GreenlandSince the beginning of the pandemic until February 6th, 2023, a total of 11,971 infected people and 21 deaths have been reported in Greenland.
The total of 11,971 infected people currently represents 21.09 percent of the total population.
Current vaccination statusAccording to official WHO data, a total of 79,738 vaccine doses have been administered as of March 14th, 2022. More recent data are not yet available to WHO. There are 41,227 people who have received at least one vaccination (72.6 percent).
38,511 of these are considered fully vaccinated in Greenland (= 67.8 percent).
This means that Greenland is only in the middle of the field in terms of vaccination coverage. The vaccination rate is higher in 95 countries.
Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, we update the worldwide case numbers daily. A list of all infections and deaths by country can be found on our COVID-19 virus topic page.
Weight and size
|Body height||173 cm||161 cm|
|Weight||78.5 kg||69.5 kg|
* The number of people suffering from diabetes refers only to inhabitants aged between 20 and 79 years.
Medical suppliesThe medical care provided by doctors and hospitals in Greenland is above average and also exceeds the average achieved in the EU countries. The country provides 14.4 hospital beds per 1,000 inhabitants. The global mean here is 2.9 beds. Within the EU, 4.6 beds are available for every 1,000 residents.
With about 64 physicians in Greenland, there are about 1.14 doctors per 1000 inhabitants. Here again the comparison: worldwide this standard is 1.50 physicians per 1,000 inhabitants and in the EU is 3.57.