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Geography > Maritime claims > Exclusive economic zone: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Exclusive economic zone (EEZ) - the LOS Convention (Part V) defines the EEZ as a zone beyond and adjacent to the territorial sea in which a coastal State has: sovereign rights for the purpose of exploring and exploiting, conserving and managing the natura.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
=1 Canada 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Saint Pierre and Miquelon 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Kingman Reef 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Dominica 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Tanzania 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Wallis and Futuna 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Madagascar 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 South Korea 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 France 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Vanuatu 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Nauru 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Norway 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Bassas da India 200 nautical mile 2006
=1 Virgin Islands 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Dominican Republic 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Indonesia 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Bangladesh 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Wake Island 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Mauritius 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Portugal 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Malaysia 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Clipperton Island 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Barbados 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Guinea 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Panama 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Costa Rica 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 American Samoa 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Nigeria 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Australia 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 El Salvador 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Tuvalu 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Pitcairn Islands 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Thailand 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Belize 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Sierra Leone 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Georgia 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Denmark 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Philippines 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Morocco 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Colombia 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Taiwan 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Fiji 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Baker Island 200 nautical mile 2006
=1 Maldives 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Suriname 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Venezuela 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Senegal 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Martinique 200 nautical mile 2006
=1 Mauritania 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Trinidad and Tobago 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Guadeloupe 200 nautical mile 2006
=1 Mexico 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Jarvis Island 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 French Guiana 200 nautical mile 2006
=1 Sao Tome and Principe 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Cambodia 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Argentina 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Ghana 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Cape Verde 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Guatemala 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Johnston Atoll 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 The Bahamas 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Spain 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Glorioso Islands 200 nautical mile 2006
=1 Pakistan 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Oman 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Gabon 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Niue 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Samoa 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 New Zealand 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Yemen 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Jamaica 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Equatorial Guinea 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Jan Mayen 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 United Arab Emirates 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Guam 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 India 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Kenya 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Solomon Islands 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Saint Lucia 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Europa Island 200 nautical mile 2006
=1 Howland Island 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Cote d'Ivoire 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Cook Islands 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Federated States of Micronesia 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Cuba 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Saint Kitts and Nevis 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Togo 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 China 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Ukraine 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Tonga 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Tromelin Island 200 nautical mile 2006
=1 United States 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Vietnam 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Russia 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Bulgaria 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Romania 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Angola 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 South Africa 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Tokelau 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Latvia 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Mozambique 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Japan 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Juan de Nova Island 200 nautical mile 2006
=1 Brazil 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Northern Mariana Islands 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Brunei 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Midway Islands 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Marshall Islands 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Chile 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Puerto Rico 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Kiribati 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Haiti 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 French Polynesia 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Guinea-Bissau 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Grenada 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Navassa Island 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Seychelles 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Uruguay 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Egypt 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Djibouti 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Antigua and Barbuda 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Reunion 200 nautical mile 2006
=1 Palmyra Atoll 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Iceland 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Germany 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Mayotte 200 nautical mile 2011
=1 New Caledonia 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 North Korea 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Guyana 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Burma 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Honduras 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 French Southern and Antarctic Lands 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Sri Lanka 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Namibia 200 nautical mile 2013
=1 Comoros 200 nautical mile 2013
East Asia and Pacific average (profile) 200 nautical mile 2013
=138 Monaco 12 nautical mile 2013
=138 Tunisia 12 nautical mile 2013

Citation

"Countries Compared by Geography > Maritime claims > Exclusive economic zone. 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/stats/Geography/Maritime-claims/Exclusive-economic-zone

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Interesting observations about Geography > Maritime claims > Exclusive economic zone

  • Comoros ranked first for maritime claims > exclusive economic zone amongst Hot countries in 2013.
  • Fiji ranked first for maritime claims > exclusive economic zone amongst East Asia and Pacific in 2013.
  • Venezuela ranked first for maritime claims > exclusive economic zone amongst Christian countries in 2013.
  • Trinidad and Tobago ranked first for maritime claims > exclusive economic zone amongst Latin America and Caribbean in 2013.
  • Maldives ranked first for maritime claims > exclusive economic zone amongst Former British colonies in 2013.
  • China ranked #19 for maritime claims > exclusive economic zone amongst Emerging markets in 2013.
  • United States ranked #4 for maritime claims > exclusive economic zone amongst Group of 7 countries (G7) in 2013.
  • All of the top 2 countries by maritime claims > exclusive economic zone are Muslim.
  • Morocco ranked first for maritime claims > exclusive economic zone amongst Heavily indebted countries in 2013.
  • Colombia ranked second for maritime claims > exclusive economic zone amongst Former Spanish colonies in 2013.
  • All of the top 2 countries by maritime claims > exclusive economic zone are Densely populated.
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