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Geography > Area > Total > Per capita: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Total area in square kilometers Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Greenland 38,044.89 sq km per 1,000 people 2005
2 Svalbard 28,184.76 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
3 Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) 3,876.75 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
4 Pitcairn Islands 979.17 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
5 Western Sahara 675.42 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
6 Mongolia 522.05 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
7 French Guiana 456.12 sq km per 1,000 people 2006
8 Namibia 395.19 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
9 Christmas Island 373.96 sq km per 1,000 people 2005
10 Australia 365.91 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
11 Suriname 343.01 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
12 Iceland 338.41 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
13 Botswana 325.88 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
14 Mauritania 306.31 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
15 Canada 300.63 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
16 Libya 285.01 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
17 Guyana 278.89 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
Sparsely populated countries average (profile) 256.08 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
18 Gabon 180.15 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
19 Niue 180.06 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
20 Kazakhstan 177.13 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
Cold countries average (profile) 146.74 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
21 Central African Republic 140.18 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
22 Chad 126.99 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
23 Russia 121.36 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
24 Bolivia 118.79 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
25 Mali 100.62 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
26 Angola 99.49 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
27 Niger 95.46 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
28 Turkmenistan 94.24 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
29 Congo, Republic of the 87.62 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
30 New Caledonia 84.78 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
31 Papua New Guinea 78.03 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
Christian countries average (profile) 78 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
32 Saudi Arabia 76.38 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
33 Belize 76.23 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
34 Algeria 70.53 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
35 Norway 69.72 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
36 Bhutan 68.88 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
37 Argentina 68.35 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
38 Somalia 66.71 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
39 Zambia 64.49 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
40 Finland 64.47 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
41 New Zealand 64.38 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
Non-religious countries average (profile) 64.36 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
42 Oman 64.16 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
43 Sudan 62.3 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
44 Paraguay 59.54 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
OPEC countries average (profile) 59.23 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 58.25 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
45 Vanuatu 56.63 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
Landlocked countries average (profile) 56.36 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 54.93 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
46 Saint Helena 54.34 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
Former French colonies average (profile) 54.06 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
47 Uruguay 50.67 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
High income OECD countries average (profile) 50.24 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
48 Sweden 49.74 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
Former British colonies average (profile) 49.22 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
49 Solomon Islands 48.94 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
East Asia and Pacific average (profile) 46.91 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
50 Chile 46 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
51 Equatorial Guinea 45.5 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
52 Djibouti 45.44 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
53 The Bahamas 45.34 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
54 Peru 44.04 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
55 Brazil 43.35 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
Muslim countries average (profile) 43.32 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
Hot countries average (profile) 43.02 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 41.71 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
failed states average (profile) 40.21 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 39.62 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
56 Mozambique 37.66 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 37.23 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
57 Kyrgyzstan 37.05 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
NATO countries average (profile) 36.83 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
58 Laos 35.46 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
59 Democratic Republic of the Congo 35.26 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
South and Central Asia average (profile) 34.66 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
60 Estonia 34.59 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
61 Venezuela 34.53 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
62 Zimbabwe 34.41 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
63 Saint Pierre and Miquelon 34.35 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
64 Liberia 33.4 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
65 United States 32.34 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 31.66 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
66 Madagascar 29.29 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
67 Latvia 28.77 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
68 Faroe Islands 28.75 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 26.59 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
69 Cameroon 25.74 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
70 Colombia 25.3 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
71 Guinea 25.07 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
72 Iran 25.02 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
73 South Africa 25.01 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
Emerging markets average (profile) 24.87 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
Tourist destinations average (profile) 24.76 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
74 Guinea-Bissau 24.03 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
75 Panama 23.63 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
Europe average (profile) 23.62 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
76 Tanzania 23.5 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
77 Yemen 22.94 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
78 Nicaragua 22.38 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
79 Cocos (Keeling) Islands 22.29 sq km per 1,000 people 2005
80 Eritrea 22.05 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
81 Palau 21.71 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
82 Belarus 21.43 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
Catholic countries average (profile) 20.68 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
83 Ecuador 20.36 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
84 Montserrat 20.08 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
85 Tajikistan 19.84 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
86 Afghanistan 19.78 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
87 Fiji 19.61 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
South Asia average (profile) 19.42 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
Religious countries average (profile) 19.33 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
88 Cook Islands 19.29 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
89 Turks and Caicos Islands 19.24 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
90 Lithuania 18.32 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
91 United Arab Emirates 18.09 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
92 Wallis and Futuna 17.98 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
93 Burkina Faso 17.96 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
94 Mexico 17.94 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
Eastern Europe average (profile) 17.72 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
95 Virgin Islands 17.39 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
96 Ireland 16.91 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
97 Uzbekistan 16.36 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
98 Norfolk Island 16.26 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
99 Cote d'Ivoire 15.98 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
100 Tunisia 15.76 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
101 Iraq 15.49 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
102 Swaziland 15.38 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
103 Kenya 15.35 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
104 Bulgaria 15.27 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
105 Senegal 15.26 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
106 Brunei 15.13 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
107 Georgia 15.05 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
108 Jordan 14.89 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
109 French Polynesia 14.72 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
110 Honduras 14.67 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
111 Lesotho 14.26 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
European Union average (profile) 14.22 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
112 Burma 14.21 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
Eurozone average (profile) 14.13 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
113 Qatar 13.87 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
114 Ethiopia 13.65 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
115 Samoa 13.56 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
116 East Timor 13.54 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
117 Benin 13.2 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
118 Ukraine 13.13 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
119 Malaysia 13.05 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
120 Morocco 13 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
121 Cambodia 12.71 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
122 Croatia 12.59 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
123 Spain 12.47 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
124 Greece 12.3 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
125 Egypt 12.26 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
126 Costa Rica 12.18 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
127 Cyprus 11.67 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
128 Sierra Leone 11.4 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
129 Bosnia and Herzegovina 11.16 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
130 Turkey 10.86 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
131 Romania 10.68 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
132 Azerbaijan 10.59 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
133 Dominica 10.4 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
134 Ghana 10.24 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
135 Austria 10.22 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
136 Slovenia 10.1 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
137 Armenia 10.02 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
138 Cuba 9.7 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
139 Togo 9.69 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
140 Cape Verde 9.45 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
141 Syria 9.38 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
142 Hungary 9.37 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
143 France 8.96 sq km per 1,000 people 2006
144 Slovakia 8.95 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
145 European Union 8.81 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
146 Portugal 8.65 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
147 Malawi 8.5 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
148 Guatemala 8.38 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
149 Poland 8.12 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
150 Indonesia 8.08 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
151 Albania 7.94 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
152 Denmark 7.86 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
153 Thailand 7.85 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
154 Moldova 7.83 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
155 Czech Republic 7.72 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
156 Serbia and Montenegro 7.63 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
157 Uganda 7.53 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
158 Kiribati 7.35 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
159 Anguilla 7.23 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
160 China 7.22 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
161 Tokelau 6.98 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
162 Kuwait 6.86 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
163 Saint Kitts and Nevis 6.55 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
164 Federated States of Micronesia 6.52 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
165 The Gambia 6.51 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
166 Nigeria 6.32 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
167 Tonga 6.29 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
168 Andorra 5.66 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
169 Seychelles 5.53 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
170 Northern Mariana Islands 5.51 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
171 Cayman Islands 5.47 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
172 Switzerland 5.45 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
173 British Virgin Islands 5.42 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
174 Luxembourg 5.32 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
175 Antigua and Barbuda 5.24 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
176 Italy 5.18 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
177 North Korea 5.13 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
178 Dominican Republic 5.13 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
179 Nepal 4.99 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
180 Trinidad and Tobago 4.9 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
181 Sao Tome and Principe 4.86 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
182 Pakistan 4.65 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
183 Liechtenstein 4.64 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
184 Germany 4.33 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
185 Netherlands Antilles 4.26 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
186 United Kingdom 4.02 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
187 Guadeloupe 3.93 sq km per 1,000 people 2006
188 Jamaica 3.92 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
189 Saint Lucia 3.86 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
190 Vietnam 3.83 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
191 Grenada 3.81 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
192 Puerto Rico 3.48 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
193 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 3.29 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
194 Burundi 3.2 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
195 Reunion 3.2 sq km per 1,000 people 2006
196 Philippines 3.12 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
197 Haiti 3.11 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
198 Sri Lanka 3.1 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
199 Guam 3.08 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
200 American Samoa 3.07 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
201 El Salvador 2.98 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
202 Japan 2.97 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
203 Comoros 2.96 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
204 Belgium 2.93 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
205 Israel 2.92 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
206 Marshall Islands 2.87 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
207 India 2.86 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
208 Lebanon 2.62 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
209 Rwanda 2.59 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
210 Martinique 2.52 sq km per 1,000 people 2006
211 Netherlands 2.5 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
212 West Bank 2.43 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
213 Tuvalu 2.13 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
214 San Marino 2.04 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
215 South Korea 2.04 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
216 Aruba 1.9 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
217 Saint Martin 1.85 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
218 Mayotte 1.73 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
219 Mauritius 1.6 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
220 Taiwan 1.57 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
221 Barbados 1.53 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
222 Nauru 1.52 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
223 Jersey 1.27 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
224 Guernsey 1.19 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
225 Bangladesh 0.938 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
226 Bahrain 0.926 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
227 Bermuda 0.801 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
228 Malta 0.783 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
229 Maldives 0.777 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
230 Holy See (Vatican City) 0.534 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
231 Gaza Strip 0.24 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
232 Gibraltar 0.232 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
233 Hong Kong 0.156 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
234 Singapore 0.15 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
235 Monaco 0.059 sq km per 1,000 people 2008
236 Macau 0.052 sq km per 1,000 people 2008

Citation

"Countries Compared by Geography > Area > Total > Per capita. 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/Area/Total/Per-capita

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