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Sparsely populated countries: Geography > Area stats

Definitions

  • Land: Total land area in square kilometres
  • Land > Per capita: Total land area in square kilometres Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • Land per 1000: Total land area in square kilometres. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Total: Total area in square kilometers
  • Total > Per capita: Total area in square kilometers Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • Total per 1000: Total area in square kilometers. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Water: Total water area in square kilometers
  • Water > Per capita: Total water area in square kilometers Per capita figures expressed per 1 million population.
  • Water per 1000: Total water area in square kilometers. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
STAT SPARSELY POPULATED TOTAL SPARSELY POPULATED AVERAGE DATES
Land 47 sq km
26% of surveyed countries
47 sq km
27% less than average
2011
Land > Per capita 252.97 sq km per 1,000 people
4 times more than average
2008
Land per 1000 154.67 sq km
4 times more than average
2008
Total 67.34 million sq km
49% of surveyed countries
1.57 million sq km
3 times more than average
2013
Total > Per capita 256.08 sq km per 1,000 people
4 times more than average
2008
Total per 1000 157.83 sq km
4 times more than average
2008
Water 1.98 million sq km
46% of surveyed countries
50,735.56 sq km
3 times more than average
2013
Water > Per capita 4,366.91 sq km per 1 million peo
3 times more than average
2008
Water per 1000 4.33 sq km
3 times more than average
2008

Citation

"Sparsely populated Area Profile", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/groups/Sparsely-populated-countries/Geography/Area