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failed states Compared by Geography > Land use > Other

DEFINITION: The percentage share of used land that is not arable or under permanent crops. This includes permanent meadows and pastures, forests and woodlands, built-on areas, roads, barren land, etc.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Somalia 98.23% 2011
2 Yemen 97.25% 2011
3 Central African Republic 96.98% 2011
4 Democratic Republic of the Congo 96.78% 2011
5 Chad 96.16% 2011
6 Sudan 93.17% 2011
7 Iraq 90.33% 2011
8 Zimbabwe 89.2% 2011
9 Afghanistan 87.87% 2011
10 Guinea 85.6% 2011
11 Guinea-Bissau 84.78% 2011
12 Cote d'Ivoire 77.36% 2011
13 Pakistan 72.93% 2011
14 Nigeria 57.57% 2011
15 Haiti 53.87% 2011

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failed states Compared by Geography > Land use > Other

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Interesting observations about Geography > Land use > Other

  • French Southern and Antarctic Lands has ranked in the top 2 for land use > other since 1998.
  • Moldova has ranked second last for land use > other since 1998.
  • 102 of the top 239 countries by land use > other are Christian.
  • Paracel Islands has ranked in the top 3 for land use > other since 1998.
  • France ranked last for land use > other amongst Group of 7 countries (G7) in 2013.
  • Palmyra Atoll has ranked in the top 4 for land use > other since 1998.
  • Finland ranked first for land use > other amongst Eurozone in 2011.
  • Heard Island and McDonald Islands has ranked in the top 5 for land use > other since 1998.
  • Sweden ranked first for land use > other amongst European Union in 2011.
  • Iceland ranked first for land use > other amongst NATO countries in 2011.
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