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Former British colonies Compared by Geography > Surface area > Sq. km

DEFINITION: Surface area is a country's total area, including areas under inland bodies of water and some coastal waterways.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Canada 9.98 million km² 2005
2 United States 9.63 million km² 2005
3 Australia 7.74 million km² 2005
4 India 3.29 million km² 2005
5 Sudan 2.51 million km² 2005
6 Egypt 1 million km² 2005
7 Tanzania 945,090 km² 2005
8 Nigeria 923,770 km² 2005
9 Namibia 824,290 km² 2005
10 Pakistan 796,100 km² 2005
11 Zambia 752,610 km² 2005
12 Burma 676,580 km² 2005
13 Somalia 637,660 km² 2005
14 Botswana 581,730 km² 2005
15 Kenya 580,370 km² 2005
16 Yemen 527,970 km² 2005
17 Zimbabwe 390,760 km² 2005
18 Malaysia 329,740 km² 2005
19 New Zealand 270,530 km² 2005
20 Uganda 241,040 km² 2005
21 Ghana 238,540 km² 2005
22 Guyana 214,970 km² 2005
23 Bangladesh 144,000 km² 2005
24 Malawi 118,480 km² 2005
25 Jordan 88,780 km² 2005
26 United Arab Emirates 83,600 km² 2005
27 Sierra Leone 71,740 km² 2005
28 Sri Lanka 65,610 km² 2005
29 Bhutan 47,000 km² 2005
30 Lesotho 30,350 km² 2005
31 Belize 22,970 km² 2005
32 Israel 22,070 km² 2005
33 Fiji 18,270 km² 2005
34 Kuwait 17,820 km² 2005
35 Swaziland 17,360 km² 2005
36 The Bahamas 13,880 km² 2005
37 The Gambia 11,300 km² 2005
38 Qatar 11,000 km² 2005
39 Jamaica 10,990 km² 2005
40 Brunei 5,770 km² 2005
41 Trinidad and Tobago 5,130 km² 2005
42 Dominica 750 km² 2005
43 Bahrain 710 km² 2005
44 Singapore 699 km² 2005
45 Saint Lucia 620 km² 2005
46 Antigua and Barbuda 440 km² 2005
47 Barbados 430 km² 2005
48 Saint Kitts and Nevis 360 km² 2005
49 Grenada 340 km² 2005
50 Maldives 300 km² 2005

Citation

"Countries Compared by Geography > Surface area > Sq. km. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Former-British-colonies/Geography/Surface-area/Sq.-km

Former British colonies Compared by Geography > Surface area > Sq. km

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Interesting observations about Geography > Surface area > Sq. km

  • Russia has had the highest surface area > sq. km since 1961.
  • Brazil ranked first for surface area > sq. km amongst Hot countries in 2005.
  • Canada ranked first for surface area > sq. km amongst Christian countries in 2005.
  • Monaco has ranked last for surface area > sq. km since 1961.
  • Kazakhstan ranked first for surface area > sq. km amongst Muslim countries in 2005.
  • France ranked first for surface area > sq. km amongst European Union in 2005.
  • United States ranked second for surface area > sq. km amongst Former British colonies in 2005.
  • China ranked first for surface area > sq. km amongst East Asia and Pacific in 2005.
  • Turkey ranked second for surface area > sq. km amongst Europe in 2005.
  • Sudan ranked first for surface area > sq. km amongst Sub-Saharan Africa in 2005.
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