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Sub-Saharan Africa: 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 SUB-SAHARAN TOTAL SUB-SAHARAN AVERAGE DATES
Land 23.46 million sq km
13076375% of surveyed countries
499,128.04 sq km
8347 times more than average
2008
Land > Per capita 53.97 sq km per 1,000 people
10% less than average
2008
Land per 1000 52.14 sq km
32% more than average
2008
Total 23.95 million sq km
17% of surveyed countries
498,986.5 sq km
17% less than average
2013
Total > Per capita 54.93 sq km per 1,000 people
8% less than average
2008
Total per 1000 53.09 sq km
33% more than average
2008
Water 526,255 sq km
12% of surveyed countries
11,440.33 sq km
62% less than average
2013
Water > Per capita 1,287.8 sq km per 1 million peo
3% less than average
2008
Water per 1000 1.27 sq km
3% less than average
2008

Citation

"Sub-Saharan Area Profile", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/groups/Sub--Saharan-Africa/Geography/Area