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Former French colonies Compared by Geography > Area > Land

DEFINITION: Total land area in square kilometres.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Algeria 2.38 million sq km 2008
2 Niger 1.27 million sq km 2008
3 Chad 1.26 million sq km 2008
4 Mali 1.22 million sq km 2008
5 Mauritania 1.03 million sq km 2008
6 Mozambique 784,090 sq km 2008
7 Central African Republic 622,984 sq km 2008
8 Madagascar 581,540 sq km 2008
9 Cameroon 469,440 sq km 2008
10 Morocco 446,300 sq km 2008
11 Vietnam 325,360 sq km 2008
12 Cote d'Ivoire 318,000 sq km 2008
13 Burkina Faso 273,800 sq km 2008
14 Gabon 257,667 sq km 2008
15 Guinea 245,857 sq km 2008
16 Laos 230,800 sq km 2008
17 Senegal 192,000 sq km 2008
18 Syria 184,050 sq km 2008
19 Cambodia 176,520 sq km 2008
20 Tunisia 155,360 sq km 2008
21 Benin 110,620 sq km 2008
22 French Guiana 89,150 sq km 2006
23 Togo 54,385 sq km 2008
24 Haiti 27,560 sq km 2008
25 Djibouti 22,980 sq km 2008
26 Lebanon 10,230 sq km 2008

Citation

"Countries Compared by Geography > Area > Land. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Former-French-colonies/Geography/Area/Land

Former French colonies Compared by Geography > Area > Land

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Interesting observations about Geography > Area > Land

  • 4 of the top 7 countries by area > land are Christian.
  • Russia has had the highest area > land since 2005.
  • 15 of the top 25 countries by area > land are Sparsely populated.
  • China has ranked in the top 3 for area > land since 2005.
  • United States has ranked in the top 4 for area > land since 2005.
  • India ranked first for area > land amongst Densely populated countries in 2008.
  • Canada has ranked in the top 5 for area > land since 2005.
  • United Kingdom ranked first for area > land amongst UK and its territories in 2008.
  • Brazil has ranked in the top 6 for area > land since 2005.
  • France ranked first for area > land amongst Western Europe in 2006.
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