Qaarsut (old spelling: Kaersut) is a settlement in Avannaata municipality, in northwestern Greenland. It is situated on the northeastern shore of the Nuussuaq Peninsula. It had 174 inhabitants in 2020.
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The first coal mine in Greenland operated between 1778 and 1924 in Qaarsuarsuit.
The population of Qaarsut has dropped by over 18 percent relative to the 2000 levels, reflecting a general trend in the region.