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Aerial view of Atammik
Aerial view of Atammik
Atammik is located in Greenland
Location within Greenland
State  Kingdom of Denmark
Constituent country  Greenland
Municipality Qeqqata
Population (2010)
 • Total 197
Time zone UTC-03
Postal code 3912 Maniitsoq

Atammik (old spelling: Atangmik) is a settlement in the Qeqqata municipality in central-western Greenland. Located on the shores of Davis Strait, it had 197 inhabitants in 2010.[1] It is the southernmost settlement in the municipality. The local Royal Greenland fish processing factory was closed in July 2010.[2]


The population of Atammik has remained relatively stable over the last two decades, decreasing in the last several years.[3]

Atammik population dynamics
Atammik population growth dynamics in the last two decades. Source: Statistics Greenland[3]


  1. ^ Statistics Greenland (Danish)
  2. ^ "RG's fabrik i Atammik lukket".  
  3. ^ a b c Statistics Greenland
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