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Hot countries Compared by Geography > Land area > Sq. km

DEFINITION: Land area is a country's total area, excluding area under inland water bodies, national claims to continental shelf, and exclusive economic zones. In most cases the definition of inland water bodies includes major rivers and lakes.".

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Brazil 8.46 million sq km 2008
2 Australia 7.68 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 million sq km 2008
8 Mexico 1.94 million sq km 2008
9 Indonesia 1.81 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 Colombia 1.11 million sq km 2008
16 Bolivia 1.08 million sq km 2008
17 Mauritania 1.03 million sq km 2008
18 Ethiopia 1,000,000 sq km 2008
19 Nigeria 910,770 sq km 2008
20 Tanzania 885,800 sq km 2008
21 Venezuela 882,050 sq km 2008
22 Mozambique 786,380 sq km 2008
23 Pakistan 770,880 sq km 2008
24 Zambia 743,390 sq km 2008
25 Burma 653,520 sq km 2008
26 Somalia 627,340 sq km 2008
27 Madagascar 581,540 sq km 2008
28 Kenya 569,140 sq km 2008
29 Botswana 566,730 sq km 2008
30 Thailand 510,890 sq km 2008
31 Cameroon 472,710 sq km 2008
32 Papua New Guinea 452,860 sq km 2008
33 Iraq 437,370 sq km 2008
34 Paraguay 397,300 sq km 2008
35 Zimbabwe 386,850 sq km 2008
36 Malaysia 328,550 sq km 2008
37 Cote d'Ivoire 318,000 sq km 2008
38 Vietnam 310,070 sq km 2008
39 Oman 309,500 sq km 2008
40 Philippines 298,170 sq km 2008
41 Ecuador 276,840 sq km 2008
42 Burkina Faso 273,600 sq km 2008
43 Gabon 257,670 sq km 2008
44 Guinea 245,720 sq km 2008
45 Laos 230,800 sq km 2008
46 Ghana 227,540 sq km 2008
47 Uganda 197,100 sq km 2008
48 Guyana 196,850 sq km 2008
49 Senegal 192,530 sq km 2008
50 Cambodia 176,520 sq km 2008
51 Suriname 156,000 sq km 2008
52 Bangladesh 130,170 sq km 2008
53 Nicaragua 119,990 sq km 2008
54 Honduras 111,890 sq km 2008
55 Benin 110,620 sq km 2008
56 Cuba 109,820 sq km 2008
57 Guatemala 107,160 sq km 2008
58 Eritrea 101,000 sq km 2008
59 Liberia 96,320 sq km 2008
60 Malawi 94,080 sq km 2008
61 Panama 74,340 sq km 2008
62 Sierra Leone 71,620 sq km 2008
63 Sri Lanka 64,630 sq km 2008
64 Togo 54,390 sq km 2008
65 Costa Rica 51,060 sq km 2008
66 Dominican Republic 48,320 sq km 2008
67 Guinea-Bissau 28,120 sq km 2008
68 Equatorial Guinea 28,050 sq km 2008
69 Solomon Islands 27,990 sq km 2008
70 Haiti 27,560 sq km 2008
71 Djibouti 23,180 sq km 2008
72 Belize 22,810 sq km 2008
73 El Salvador 20,720 sq km 2008
74 New Caledonia 18,280 sq km 2008
75 Fiji 18,270 sq km 2008
76 Kuwait 17,820 sq km 2008
77 Swaziland 17,200 sq km 2008
78 Qatar 11,590 sq km 2008
79 Jamaica 10,830 sq km 2008
80 The Bahamas 10,010 sq km 2008
81 Brunei 5,270 sq km 2008
82 Trinidad and Tobago 5,130 sq km 2008
83 Cape Verde 4,030 sq km 2008
84 Samoa 2,830 sq km 2008
85 Mauritius 2,030 sq km 2008
86 Comoros 1,860 sq km 2008
87 Kiribati 810 sq km 2008
88 Dominica 750 sq km 2008
89 Tonga 720 sq km 2008
90 Bahrain 710 sq km 2008
91 Singapore 697 sq km 2008
92 Saint Lucia 610 sq km 2008
93 Seychelles 460 sq km 2008
94 Antigua and Barbuda 440 sq km 2008
95 Barbados 430 sq km 2008
96 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 390 sq km 2008
97 Virgin Islands 350 sq km 2008
98 Grenada 340 sq km 2008
99 Maldives 300 sq km 2008
100 Marshall Islands 180 sq km 2008
101 Bermuda 50 sq km 2008
102 Tuvalu 30 sq km 2008

Citation

"Countries Compared by Geography > Land area > Sq. km. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", Food and Agriculture Organisation, electronic files and web site. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Hot-countries/Geography/Land-area/Sq.-km

Hot countries Compared by Geography > Land area > Sq. km

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Interesting observations about Geography > Land area > Sq. km

  • United States ranked first for land area > sq. km amongst Christian countries in 2008.
  • Brazil ranked first for land area > sq. km amongst Hot countries in 2008.
  • Monaco has ranked last for land area > sq. km since 1961.
  • Russia ranked first for land area > sq. km globally in 2008.
  • France ranked first for land area > sq. km amongst European Union in 2008.
  • Kazakhstan ranked first for land area > sq. km amongst Muslim countries in 2008.
  • Canada ranked second for land area > sq. km amongst Former British colonies in 2008.
  • China ranked first for land area > sq. km amongst East Asia and Pacific in 2008.
  • Sudan ranked first for land area > sq. km amongst Sub-Saharan Africa in 2008.
  • Turkey ranked second for land area > sq. km amongst Europe in 2008.
  • Argentina ranked second for land area > sq. km amongst Catholic countries in 2008.
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