Censuses and Voter lists, Denmark, FamilySearch, My Heritage

Denmark Census and Voter Lists

Of the 3 main subscription sites, only My Heritage has any census and voter list collections for Denmark.

My Heritage has the following collections

1850 Denmark Census Images 1,407,828
1855 Denmark Census Images 1,803,677
1860 Denmark Census Images 1,983,127
1870 Denmark Census Images 1,795,987
1890 Denmark Census Images 2,188,521
1901 Denmark Census Images 2,483,570
1906 Denmark Census Images 2,628,000
1911 Denmark Census Images 2,792,789
1916 Denmark Census Images 2,964,499
1921 Denmark Census Images 3,356,937
1925 Denmark Census Images 3,627,894
1930 Denmark Census Images 3,641,418

There are Census and voter lists available for Denmark on free websites

FamilySearch has 2 of the collections at My Heritage:

Denmark Census, 1911 Images 2,792,790
Denmark Census, 1916 Images 2,964,499

Danish FamilySearch.

This site is free, and has the following censuses

YEAR POPULATION DENMARK RECORDED ENTRIES COVERAGE
1769 797,584 26,220 3.29%
1787 841,806 841,021 99.91%
1801 925,080 937,428 100.00%
1803 935,475 98,986 10.58%
1834 1,223,797 1,134,281 92.69%
1835 1,236,129 35,281 2.85%
1840 1,289,075 1,268,105 98.37%
1845 1,350,327 1,480,204 100.00%
1850 1,414,648 1,408,966 99.60%
1855 1,489,850 630,626 42.33%
1860 1,608,362 1,500,399 93.29%
1870 1,784,741 522,684 29.29%
1880 1,969,039 1,975,395 100.00%
1885 2,070,709 325,313 15.71%
1890 2,172,380 1,057,700 48.69%
1895 2,298,363 15,724 0.68%
1901 2,449,540 1,033,343 42.19%
1906 2,588,919 586,535 22.66%
1911 2,757,076 142,096 5.15%
1916 2,921,362 303,904 10.40%
1921 3,267,831 508,292 15.55%
1925 3,419,656 48,666 1.42%
1930 3,550,656 57,665 1.62%
1940 3,844,312 106,010 2.76%

You will need to know the name of the County to do a search, and it helps to also know the name of the Hundred and Parish to narrow down your search.  This site is in English, and has transcriptions as well as original images.

Danish Demographic Database

This site is also free, and has transcriptions of the censuses.  The site is in Danish.   A list of the available records can be found at http://ddd.dda.dk/kipoversigt.htm 

Arkvialieronline

This website is also free, and has images of the censuses which are browse only.  This site is also in Danish

Backround of featured image is a photo from Unsplash – https://unsplash.com/search/denmark?photo=c6av7odz1yI Photo by Pierre Rindsig

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