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Hot countries 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 Brazil 8.51 million km² 2005
2 Australia 7.74 million km² 2005
3 India 3.29 million km² 2005
4 Sudan 2.51 million km² 2005
5 Algeria 2.38 million km² 2005
6 Democratic Republic of the Congo 2.34 million km² 2005
7 Saudi Arabia 2 million km² 2005
8 Mexico 1.96 million km² 2005
9 Indonesia 1.9 million km² 2005
10 Libya 1.76 million km² 2005
11 Chad 1.28 million km² 2005
12 Niger 1.27 million km² 2005
13 Angola 1.25 million km² 2005
14 Mali 1.24 million km² 2005
15 Colombia 1.14 million km² 2005
16 Ethiopia 1.1 million km² 2005
17 Bolivia 1.1 million km² 2005
18 Mauritania 1.03 million km² 2005
19 Egypt 1 million km² 2005
20 Tanzania 945,090 km² 2005
21 Nigeria 923,770 km² 2005
22 Venezuela 912,050 km² 2005
23 Mozambique 801,590 km² 2005
24 Pakistan 796,100 km² 2005
25 Zambia 752,610 km² 2005
26 Burma 676,580 km² 2005
27 Somalia 637,660 km² 2005
28 Madagascar 587,040 km² 2005
29 Botswana 581,730 km² 2005
30 Kenya 580,370 km² 2005
31 Yemen 527,970 km² 2005
32 Thailand 513,120 km² 2005
33 Cameroon 475,440 km² 2005
34 Papua New Guinea 462,840 km² 2005
35 Iraq 438,320 km² 2005
36 Paraguay 406,750 km² 2005
37 Zimbabwe 390,760 km² 2005
38 Malaysia 329,740 km² 2005
39 Vietnam 329,310 km² 2005
40 Cote d'Ivoire 322,460 km² 2005
41 Oman 309,500 km² 2005
42 Philippines 300,000 km² 2005
43 Ecuador 283,560 km² 2005
44 Burkina Faso 274,000 km² 2005
45 Gabon 267,670 km² 2005
46 Guinea 245,860 km² 2005
47 Uganda 241,040 km² 2005
48 Ghana 238,540 km² 2005
49 Laos 236,800 km² 2005
50 Guyana 214,970 km² 2005
51 Senegal 196,720 km² 2005
52 Cambodia 181,040 km² 2005
53 Suriname 163,270 km² 2005
54 Bangladesh 144,000 km² 2005
55 Nicaragua 130,000 km² 2005
56 Malawi 118,480 km² 2005
57 Eritrea 117,600 km² 2005
58 Benin 112,620 km² 2005
59 Honduras 112,090 km² 2005
60 Liberia 111,370 km² 2005
61 Cuba 110,860 km² 2005
62 Guatemala 108,890 km² 2005
63 Panama 75,520 km² 2005
64 Sierra Leone 71,740 km² 2005
65 Sri Lanka 65,610 km² 2005
66 Togo 56,790 km² 2005
67 Costa Rica 51,100 km² 2005
68 Dominican Republic 48,730 km² 2005
69 Guinea-Bissau 36,120 km² 2005
70 Solomon Islands 28,900 km² 2005
71 Equatorial Guinea 28,050 km² 2005
72 Haiti 27,750 km² 2005
73 Djibouti 23,200 km² 2005
74 Belize 22,970 km² 2005
75 El Salvador 21,040 km² 2005
76 New Caledonia 18,580 km² 2005
77 Fiji 18,270 km² 2005
78 Kuwait 17,820 km² 2005
79 Swaziland 17,360 km² 2005
80 The Bahamas 13,880 km² 2005
81 Qatar 11,000 km² 2005
82 Jamaica 10,990 km² 2005
83 Brunei 5,770 km² 2005
84 Trinidad and Tobago 5,130 km² 2005
85 Cape Verde 4,030 km² 2005
86 Samoa 2,840 km² 2005
87 Comoros 2,230 km² 2005
88 Mauritius 2,040 km² 2005
89 Hong Kong 1,092 km² 2005
=90 Dominica 750 km² 2005
=90 Tonga 750 km² 2005
92 Kiribati 730 km² 2005
93 Bahrain 710 km² 2005
94 Singapore 699 km² 2005
95 Saint Lucia 620 km² 2005
96 Seychelles 460 km² 2005
97 Antigua and Barbuda 440 km² 2005
98 Barbados 430 km² 2005
99 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 390 km² 2005
100 Virgin Islands 350 km² 2005
101 Grenada 340 km² 2005
102 Maldives 300 km² 2005
103 Marshall Islands 180 km² 2005
104 Bermuda 50 km² 2005
105 Macau 28.2 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/Hot-countries/Geography/Surface-area/Sq.-km

Hot countries 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.
  • Argentina ranked second for surface area > sq. km amongst Catholic countries in 2005.
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