Atammik

Atammik (old spelling: Atangmik) is a settlement in the Qeqqata municipality in central-western Greenland. Located on the shores of Davis Strait, it had 196 inhabitants in 2020.[1] It is the southernmost settlement in the municipality. The local Royal Greenland fish processing factory was closed in July 2010.[2]

Atammik
Aerial view of Atammik
Aerial view of Atammik
Atammik is located in Greenland
Atammik
Atammik
Location within Greenland
Coordinates: 64°48′13″N 52°10′35″W / 64.80361°N 52.17639°W / 64.80361; -52.17639Coordinates: 64°48′13″N 52°10′35″W / 64.80361°N 52.17639°W / 64.80361; -52.17639
State Kingdom of Denmark
Constituent country Greenland
MunicipalityQeqqata-coat-of-arms.svg Qeqqata
Population
 (2020)
 • Total196
Time zoneUTC-03
Postal code
3912 Maniitsoq

PopulationEdit

The population of Atammik has remained relatively stable over the last two decades, decreasing in the last several years.[1]

Atammik population growth dynamics in the last two decades. Source: Statistics Greenland[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "Population by Localities". Statistical Greenland. Archived from the original on 2020-11-18. Retrieved 2020-07-19.
  2. ^ "RG's fabrik i Atammik lukket". Sermitsiaq (in Danish). 17 July 2010. Archived from the original on 18 July 2010. Retrieved 17 July 2010. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)