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Wikipedia: List of countries by area
List of countries by area
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Here is a list of the countries of the world in order of size. Values are given in square kilometres. Dependencies are shown with the main country; the total area is also given, but the list is ordered according to the areas excluding dependencies.

Areas are including inland water bodies (lakes, reservoirs, rivers).

See also List of countries, List of countries by population, List of countries by population density, List of countries by continent, List of countries by date of nationhood Orders of magnitude (area).

List of countries by area with dependencies shown with the main country

PosCountryArea (km²)
1Russia17,075,200
2Canada9,976,140
3United States9,629,091
American Samoa199
Baker Island1
Guam549
Howland Island1
Jarvis Island4
Johnston Atoll3
Kingman Reef1
Midway Islands6
Navassa Island5
Northern Mariana Islands477
Palmyra Atoll12
Puerto Rico9,104
United States Virgin Islands352
Wake Island6
Total9,639,810
4People's Republic of China9,596,960
Hong Kong1,092
Macau25
Total9,598,077
5Brazil8,511,965
6Australia7,686,850
Ashmore and Cartier Islands5
Christmas Island135
Cocos (Keeling) Islands14
Coral Sea Islands3
Heard Island and McDonald Islands412
Norfolk Island34
Total7,687,453
7India3,287,590
8Argentina2,766,890
9Kazakhstan2,727,300
10Sudan2,505,810
11Algeria2,381,740
12Congo-Kinshasa2,345,410
13Mexico1,972,550
14Saudi Arabia1,960,582
15Indonesia1,904,556
16Libya1,759,540
17Iran1,648,000
18Mongolia1,565,000
19Peru1,285,220
20Chad1,284,000
21Niger1,267,000
22Angola1,246,700
23Mali1,240,000
24South Africa1,219,912
25Colombia1,138,910
26Ethiopia1,127,127
27Bolivia1,098,580
28Mauritania1,030,700
29Egypt1,001,450
30Tanzania948,087
31Nigeria923,768
32Venezuela912,050
33Namibia825,418
34Pakistan803,940
35Mozambique801,590
36Turkey780,580
37Chile756,950
38Zambia752,614
39Myanmar678,500
40Afghanistan647,500
41Somalia637,657
42Central African Republic622,984
43Ukraine603,700
44Botswana600,370
45Madagascar587,040
46Kenya582,650
47France547,030
Bassas da India0.2
Clipperton Island6
Europa Island28
French Southern and Antarctic Lands7,829
French Guiana91,000
French Polynesia4,167
Glorioso Islands5
Guadeloupe1,780
Juan de Nova Island4
Martinique1,100
Mayotte374
New Caledonia19,060
Reunion2,517
Saint Pierre and Miquelon242
Tromelin Island1
Wallis and Futuna274
Total675,417
48Yemen527,970
49Thailand514,000
50Spain504,782
51Turkmenistan488,100
52Cameroon475,440
53Papua New Guinea462,840
54Sweden449,964
55Uzbekistan447,400
56Morocco446,550
Western Sahara266,000
Total712,550
57Iraq437,072
58Paraguay406,750
59Zimbabwe390,580
60Japan377,835
61Germany357,021
62Congo-Brazzaville342,000
63Finland337,030
64Malaysia329,750
65Vietnam329,560
66Norway324,220
Bouvet Island58
Jan Mayen373
Svalbard62,049
Total386,700
67Cote d'Ivoire322,460
68Poland312,685
69Italy301,230
70Philippines300,000
71Ecuador283,560
72Burkina Faso274,200
73New Zealand268,680
Cook Islands240
Niue260
Tokelau10
Total269,190
74Gabon267,667
75Guinea245,857
76United Kingdom244,820
Anguilla102
British Indian Ocean Territory60
British Virgin Islands153
Bermuda53
Cayman Islands262
Falkland Islands12,173
Gibraltar6
Guernsey78
Isle of Man572
Jersey116
Montserrat102
Pitcairn Islands47
Saint Helena410
South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands3,903
Turks and Caicos Islands430
Total263,287
77Ghana238,540
78Romania237,500
79Laos236,800
80Uganda236,040
81Guyana214,970
82Oman212,460
83Belarus207,600
84Kyrgyzstan198,500
85Senegal196,190
86Syria185,180
87Cambodia181,040
88Uruguay176,220
89Tunisia163,610
90Suriname163,270
91Bangladesh144,000
92Tajikistan143,100
93Nepal140,800
94Greece131,940
95Nicaragua129,494
96Eritrea121,320
97North Korea120,540
98Malawi118,480
99Benin112,620
100Honduras112,090
101Liberia111,370
102Bulgaria110,910
103Guatemala108,890
104Iceland103,000
105Serbia and Montenegro102,173
106Cuba100,860
107South Korea98,480
108Hungary93,030
109Portugal92,391
110Jordan92,300
111Azerbaijan86,600
112Austria83,858
113United Arab Emirates82,880
114Czech Republic78,866
115Panama78,200
116Sierra Leone71,740
117Republic of Ireland70,273
118Georgia69,700
119Sri Lanka65,610
120Lithuania65,200
121Latvia64,589
122Togo56,785
123Croatia56,542
124Bosnia-Herzegovina51,129
125Costa Rica51,100
126Slovakia48,845
127Dominican Republic48,730
128Bhutan47,000
129Estonia45,226
130Denmark43,094
Faroe Islands1,399
Greenland2,166,086
Total2,210,579
131Netherlands41,526
Aruba193
Netherlands Antilles960
Total42,679
132Switzerland41,290
133Guinea-Bissau36,120
134Republic of China (Taiwan, Quemoy, Matsu)35,980
135Moldova33,843
136Belgium32,545
137Lesotho30,355
138Armenia29,800
139Albania28,748
140Solomon Islands28,450
141Equatorial Guinea28,051
142Burundi27,830
143Haiti27,750
144Rwanda26,338
145Republic of Macedonia25,333
146Belize22,966
147Djibouti22,000
148El Salvador21,040
149Israel20,770
Gaza Strip360
West Bank5,860
Total26,990
150Slovenia20,253
151Fiji18,270
152Kuwait17,820
153Swaziland17,363
154East Timor14,874
155Bahamas13,940
156Vanuatu12,200
157Qatar11,437
158The Gambia11,300
159Jamaica10,990
160Lebanon10,452
161Cyprus9,250
162Brunei5,770
163Trinidad and Tobago5,128
164Cape Verde4,033
165Samoa2,860
166Luxembourg2,586
167Comoros2,170
168Mauritius1,860
169São Tomé and Príncipe1,001
170Dominica754
171Tonga748
172Kiribati717
173Micronesia702
174Singapore692.7
175Bahrain665
176Saint Lucia620
177Seychelles455
178Andorra468
179Palau458
180Antigua and Barbuda442
181Barbados430
182Saint Vincent and the Grenadines389
183Grenada340
184Malta316
185Maldives300
186Saint Kitts and Nevis261
187Marshall Islands181
188Liechtenstein160
189San Marino61.2
190Tuvalu26
191Nauru21
192Monaco1.95
193Vatican City0.44

Note

The 193 countries in the list are the 191 United Nations member states plus the Republic of China (Taiwan) and the Holy See (Vatican City).

The list also shows the 11 countries which have a total of 66 dependencies, of which 23 are not permanently inhabited and therefore not in the List of countries by population. The total is 259 countries and dependencies.

Compare with List of dependent territories, which lists 70 dependencies.

List of countries and dependencies, all ordered according to area

The list includes the world and the oceans (rank nrs. 1,2,3,4,5,7), Antarctica (nr. 8), the Spratly Islands (claimed by various countries; nr 256) and the 259 countries and dependencies which are also listed above.

PosCountryArea (km²)
1World510,072,000
2Pacific Ocean155,557,000
3Atlantic Ocean76,762,000
4Indian Ocean68,556,000
5Southern Ocean20,327,000
6Russia17,075,200
7Arctic Ocean14,056,000
8Antarctica14,000,000
9Canada9,976,140
10United States9,629,091
11People's Republic of China9,596,960
12Brazil8,511,965
13Australia7,686,850
14India3,287,590
15Argentina2,766,890
16Kazakhstan2,717,300
17Sudan2,505,810
18Algeria2,381,740
19Congo, Democratic Republic of the2,345,410
20Greenland2,166,086
21Mexico1,972,550
22Saudi Arabia1,960,582
23Indonesia1,919,440
24Libya1,759,540
25Iran1,648,000
26Mongolia1,565,000
27Peru1,285,220
28Chad1,284,000
29Niger1,267,000
30Angola1,246,700
31Mali1,240,000
32South Africa1,219,912
33Colombia1,138,910
34Ethiopia1,127,127
35Bolivia1,098,580
36Mauritania1,030,700
37Egypt1,001,450
38Tanzania945,087
39Nigeria923,768
40Venezuela912,050
41Namibia825,418
42Pakistan803,940
43Mozambique801,590
44Turkey780,580
45Chile756,950
46Zambia752,614
47Myanmar678,500
48Afghanistan647,500
49Somalia637,657
50Central African Republic622,984
51Ukraine603,700
52Botswana600,370
53Madagascar587,040
54Kenya582,650
55France547,030
56Yemen527,970
57Thailand514,000
58Spain504,782
59Turkmenistan488,100
60Cameroon475,440
61Papua New Guinea462,840
62Sweden449,964
63Uzbekistan447,400
64Morocco446,550
65Iraq437,072
66Paraguay406,750
67Zimbabwe390,580
68Japan377,835
69Germany357,021
70Congo, Republic of the342,000
71Finland337,030
72Malaysia329,750
73Vietnam329,560
74Norway324,220
75Cote d'Ivoire322,460
76Poland312,685
77Italy301,230
78Philippines300,000
79Ecuador283,560
80Burkina Faso274,200
81New Zealand268,680
82Gabon267,667
83Western Sahara266,000
84Guinea245,857
85United Kingdom244,820
86Ghana239,460
87Romania237,500
88Laos236,800
89Uganda236,040
90Guyana214,970
91Oman212,460
92Belarus207,600
93Kyrgyzstan198,500
94Senegal196,190
95Syria185,180
96Cambodia181,040
97Uruguay176,220
98Tunisia163,610
99Suriname163,270
100Bangladesh144,000
101Tajikistan143,100
102Nepal140,800
103Greece131,940
104Nicaragua129,494
105Eritrea121,320
106Korea, North120,540
107Malawi118,480
108Benin112,620
109Honduras112,090
110Liberia111,370
111Bulgaria110,910
112Cuba110,860
113Guatemala108,890
114Iceland103,000
115Serbia and Montenegro102,350
116Korea, South98,480
117Hungary93,030
118Portugal92,391
119Jordan92,300
120French Guiana91,000
121Azerbaijan86,600
122Austria83,858
123United Arab Emirates82,880
124Czech Republic78,866
125Panama78,200
126Sierra Leone71,740
127Ireland70,273
128Georgia69,700
129Sri Lanka65,610
130Lithuania65,200
131Latvia64,589
132Svalbard62,049
133Togo56,785
134Croatia56,542
135Bosnia and Herzegovina51,129
136Costa Rica51,100
137Slovakia48,845
138Dominican Republic48,730
139Bhutan47,000
140Estonia45,226
141Denmark43,094
142Netherlands41,526
143Switzerland41,290
144Guinea-Bissau36,120
145Republic of China (Taiwan)35,980
146Moldova33,843
147Belgium30,510
148Lesotho30,355
149Armenia29,800
150Albania28,748
151Solomon Islands28,450
152Equatorial Guinea28,051
153Burundi27,830
154Haiti27,750
155Rwanda26,338
156Republic of Macedonia25,333
157Djibouti23,000
158Belize22,966
159El Salvador21,040
160Israel20,770
161Slovenia20,273
162New Caledonia19,060
163Fiji18,270
164Kuwait17,820
165Swaziland17,363
166East Timor15,007
167Bahamas, The13,940
168Vanuatu12,200
169Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)12,173
170Qatar11,437
171Gambia, The11,300
172Jamaica10,991
173Lebanon10,452
174Cyprus9,250
175Puerto Rico9,104
176French Southern and Antarctic Lands7,829
177West Bank5,860
178Brunei5,770
179Trinidad and Tobago5,128
180French Polynesia4,167
181Cape Verde4,033
182South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands3,903
183Samoa2,944
184Luxembourg2,586
185Reunion2,517
186Comoros2,170
187Mauritius2,040
188Guadeloupe1,780
189Faroe Islands1,399
190Martinique1,100
191Hong Kong1,092
192Sao Tome and Principe1,001
193Netherlands Antilles960
194Kiribati811
195Dominica754
196Tonga748
197Micronesia, Federated States of702
198Singapore693
199Bahrain665
200Saint Lucia616
201Man, Isle of572
202Guam549
203Northern Mariana Islands477
204Andorra468
205Palau458
206Seychelles455
207Antigua and Barbuda443
208Barbados431
209Turks and Caicos Islands430
210Heard Island and McDonald Islands412
211Saint Helena410
212Saint Vincent and the Grenadines389
213Mayotte374
214Jan Mayen373
215Gaza Strip360
216Virgin Islands352
217Grenada344
218Malta316
219Maldives300
220Wallis and Futuna274
221Cayman Islands262
222Saint Kitts and Nevis261
223Niue260
224Saint Pierre and Miquelon242
225Cook Islands240
226American Samoa199
227Aruba193
228Marshall Islands181
229Liechtenstein160
230British Virgin Islands153
231Christmas Island135
232Jersey116
233Anguilla102
234Montserrat102
235Guernsey78
236San Marino61
237British Indian Ocean Territory60
238Bouvet Island59
239Bermuda53
240Pitcairn Islands47
241Norfolk Island35
242Europa Island28
243Tuvalu26
244Macau25
245Nauru21
246Cocos (Keeling) Islands14
247Palmyra Atoll12
248Tokelau10
249Gibraltar7
250Wake Island7
251Midway Islands6
252Clipperton Island6
253Navassa Island5
254Ashmore and Cartier Islands5
255Glorioso Islands5
256Spratly Islands5
257Jarvis Island5
258Juan de Nova Island4
259Coral Sea Islands3
260Johnston Atoll3
261Monaco2
262Howland Island2
263Baker Island1
264Kingman Reef1
265Tromelin Island1
266Holy See (Vatican City)0.44
267Bassas da India0.2

Source

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