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Hot countries Compared by Geography > Area > Land

DEFINITION: Total land area in square kilometres.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Brazil 8.46 million sq km 2008
2 Australia 7.62 million sq km 2008
3 India 2.97 million sq km 2008
4 Algeria 2.38 million sq km 2008
5 Sudan 2.38 million sq km 2008
6 Democratic Republic of the Congo 2.27 million sq km 2008
7 Saudi Arabia 2.15 million sq km 2008
8 Mexico 1.92 million sq km 2008
9 Indonesia 1.83 million sq km 2008
10 Libya 1.76 million sq km 2008
11 Niger 1.27 million sq km 2008
12 Chad 1.26 million sq km 2008
13 Angola 1.25 million sq km 2008
14 Mali 1.22 million sq km 2008
15 Ethiopia 1.12 million sq km 2008
16 Bolivia 1.08 million sq km 2008
17 Colombia 1.04 million sq km 2008
18 Mauritania 1.03 million sq km 2008
19 Egypt 995,450 sq km 2008
20 Nigeria 910,768 sq km 2008
21 Tanzania 886,037 sq km 2008
22 Venezuela 882,050 sq km 2008
23 Mozambique 784,090 sq km 2008
24 Pakistan 778,720 sq km 2008
25 Zambia 740,724 sq km 2008
26 Burma 657,740 sq km 2008
27 Somalia 627,337 sq km 2008
28 Botswana 585,370 sq km 2008
29 Madagascar 581,540 sq km 2008
30 Kenya 569,250 sq km 2008
31 Yemen 527,970 sq km 2008
32 Thailand 511,770 sq km 2008
33 Cameroon 469,440 sq km 2008
34 Papua New Guinea 452,860 sq km 2008
35 Iraq 432,162 sq km 2008
36 Paraguay 397,300 sq km 2008
37 Zimbabwe 386,670 sq km 2008
38 Malaysia 328,550 sq km 2008
39 Vietnam 325,360 sq km 2008
40 Cote d'Ivoire 318,000 sq km 2008
41 Philippines 298,170 sq km 2008
42 Ecuador 276,840 sq km 2008
43 Burkina Faso 273,800 sq km 2008
44 Western Sahara 266,000 sq km 2008
45 Gabon 257,667 sq km 2008
46 Guinea 245,857 sq km 2008
47 Ghana 230,940 sq km 2008
48 Laos 230,800 sq km 2008
49 Oman 212,460 sq km 2008
50 Uganda 199,710 sq km 2008
51 Guyana 196,850 sq km 2008
52 Senegal 192,000 sq km 2008
53 Cambodia 176,520 sq km 2008
54 Suriname 161,470 sq km 2008
55 Bangladesh 133,910 sq km 2008
56 Eritrea 121,320 sq km 2008
57 Nicaragua 120,254 sq km 2008
58 Honduras 111,890 sq km 2008
59 Cuba 110,860 sq km 2008
60 Benin 110,620 sq km 2008
61 Guatemala 108,430 sq km 2008
62 Liberia 96,320 sq km 2008
63 Malawi 94,080 sq km 2008
64 French Guiana 89,150 sq km 2006
65 Panama 75,990 sq km 2008
66 Sierra Leone 71,620 sq km 2008
67 Sri Lanka 64,740 sq km 2008
68 Togo 54,385 sq km 2008
69 Costa Rica 50,660 sq km 2008
70 Dominican Republic 48,380 sq km 2008
71 Equatorial Guinea 28,051 sq km 2008
72 Guinea-Bissau 28,000 sq km 2008
73 Haiti 27,560 sq km 2008
74 Solomon Islands 27,540 sq km 2008
75 Djibouti 22,980 sq km 2008
76 Belize 22,806 sq km 2008
77 El Salvador 20,720 sq km 2008
78 New Caledonia 18,575 sq km 2008
79 Fiji 18,270 sq km 2008
80 Kuwait 17,820 sq km 2008
81 Swaziland 17,203 sq km 2008
82 Qatar 11,437 sq km 2008
83 Jamaica 10,831 sq km 2008
84 The Bahamas 10,070 sq km 2008
85 Brunei 5,270 sq km 2008
86 Trinidad and Tobago 5,128 sq km 2008
87 Cape Verde 4,033 sq km 2008
88 Samoa 2,934 sq km 2008
89 Reunion 2,507 sq km 2006
90 Comoros 2,170 sq km 2008
91 Mauritius 2,030 sq km 2008
92 Guadeloupe 1,706 sq km 2006
93 Martinique 1,060 sq km 2006
94 Hong Kong 1,042 sq km 2008
95 Kiribati 811 sq km 2008
96 Dominica 754 sq km 2008
97 Tonga 718 sq km 2008
98 Singapore 682.7 sq km 2008
99 Bahrain 665 sq km 2008
100 Saint Lucia 606 sq km 2008
101 Seychelles 455 sq km 2008
102 Antigua and Barbuda 442.6 sq km 2008
103 Barbados 431 sq km 2008
104 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 389 sq km 2008
105 Virgin Islands 346 sq km 2008
106 Grenada 344 sq km 2008
107 Maldives 300 sq km 2008
108 Niue 260 sq km 2008
109 Cook Islands 236.7 sq km 2008
110 Marshall Islands 181.3 sq km 2008
=111 Anguilla 102 sq km 2008
=111 Montserrat 102 sq km 2008
113 Bermuda 53.3 sq km 2008
114 Macau 28.2 sq km 2008
115 Tuvalu 26 sq km 2008
116 Nauru 21 sq km 2008
117 Cocos (Keeling) Islands 14 sq km 2008
118 Bassas da India 0.2 sq km 2006

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/Hot-countries/Geography/Area/Land

Hot countries 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.
  • Australia has ranked in the top 7 for area > land since 2005.
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