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List of countries by area

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List of countries by area

Here is a list of the countries of the world in order of size.

PosCountryArea (kmò)

1Russia17,075,200
2Canada9,976,140
3United States9,629,091
American Samoa199
Baker Island1
Guam549
Howland Island1
Jarvis Island4
Johnston Atoll3
Kingman Reef1
Midway Atoll6
Navassa Island5
Northern Mariana Islands477
Palmyra Atoll12
Puerto Rico9,104
United States Virgin Islands352
Wake Island6
Total9,639,810
4People's Republic of China (mainland only)9,596,960
Tibet?
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
13Saudi Arabia2,218,000
14Denmark43,094
Faroe Islands1,399
Greenland2,166,086
Total2,210,579
15Mexico1,972,550
16Indonesia1,904,556
17Libya1,759,540
18Iran1,648,000
19Mongolia1,565,000
20Peru1,285,220
21Chad1,284,000
22Niger1,267,000
23Angola1,246,700
24Mali1,240,000
25South Africa1,219,912
26Colombia1,138,910
27Ethiopia1,127,127
28Bolivia1,098,580
29Mauritania1,030,700
30Egypt1,001,450
31Tanzania948,087
32Nigeria923,768
33Venezuela912,050
34Namibia825,418
35Pakistan803,940
36Mozambique801,590
37Turkey780,580
38Chile756,950
39Zambia752,614
40Myanmar678,500
41Afghanistan647,500
42Somalia637,657
43Central African Republic622,984
44Ukraine603,700
45Botswana600,370
46Madagascar587,040
47Kenya582,650
48France547,030
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
Réunion2,517
Saint-Pierre and Miquelon242
Tromelin Island1
Wallis and Futuna274
Total675,417
49Yemen527,970
50Thailand514,000

51Spain504,782
Ceuta?
Melilla?
Total?
52Turkmenistan488,100
53Cameroon475,440
54Papua New Guinea462,840
55Sweden449,964
56Uzbekistan447,400
57Morocco446,550
Western Sahara266,000
Total712,550
58Iraq437,072
59Paraguay406,750
60Zimbabwe390,580
61Japan377,835
62Germany357,021
63Congo-Brazzaville342,000
64Finland337,030
65Malaysia329,750
66Vietnam329,560
67Norway324,220
Bouvet Island58
Jan Mayen373
Svalbard62,049
Total386,700
68Côte d'Ivoire322,460
69Poland312,685
70Oman309,500
Italy301,230
71Philippines300,000
72Ecuador283,560
73Burkina Faso274,200
74New Zealand268,680
Cook Islands240
Niue260
Tokelau10
Total269,190
75Gabon267,667
76Guinea245,857
77United Kingdom244,820
England?
Scotland?
Wales?
Northern Ireland?
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
78Ghana238,540
79Romania237,500
80Laos236,800
81Uganda236,040
82Guyana214,970
83Belarus207,600
84Kyrgyzstan198,500
85Sénégal196,190
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 Montenegro align="right">102,173
106Cuba100,860
107South Korea[[1 E10

mò|98,480]]

108Hungary93,030
109Portugal88,941
Azores Islands2,247
Madeira Islands794
Total91,982
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
130Netherlands41,526
Aruba193
Netherlands Antilles960
Total42,679
131Switzerland41,290
132Guinea-Bissau36,120
133Republic of China (Taiwan, Quemoy, Matsu)35,980
134Moldova33,843
135Belgium32,545
136Lesotho30,355
137Armenia29,800
138Albania28,748
139Solomon Islands28,450
140Equatorial Guinea28,051
141Burundi27,830
142Haiti27,750
143Rwanda26,338
144Republic of Macedonia align="right">25,333
145Belize22,966
146Djibouti22,000
147El Salvador21,040
148Israel20,770
Gaza Strip360
West Bank5,860
Total26,990
149Slovenia20,253

150Fiji18,270
151Kuwait17,820
152Swaziland17,363
153East Timor14,874
154Bahamas13,940
155Vanuatu12,200
156Qatar11,437
157The Gambia11,300
158Jamaica10,990
159Lebanon10,452
160Cyprus9,250
161Brunei5,770
162Trinidad and Tobago5,128
163Cape Verde4,033
164Samoa2,860
165Luxembourg2,586
166Comoros2,170
167Mauritius1,860
168São Tomé and Príncipe1,001
169Dominica754
170Tonga748
171Kiribati717
172Micronesia702
173Singapore692.7
174Bahrain665
175Saint Lucia620
176Seychelles455
177Andorra468
178Palau458
179Antigua and Barbuda442
180Barbados430
181Saint Vincent and the Grenadines389
182Grenada340
183Malta316
184Maldives300
185Saint Kitts and Nevis261
186Marshall Islands181
187Liechtenstein160
188San Marino61.2
189Tuvalu26
190Nauru21
191Monaco1.95
192Vatican City0.44


List of major geographic bodies, 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 (kmò)
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
75Côte 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
91Oman309,500
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
185Réunion2,517
186Comoros2,170
187Mauritius2,040
188Guadeloupe1,780
189Faroe Islands1,399
190Martinique1,100
191Hong Kong1,092
192São Tomé and Príncipe1,001
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 Atoll6
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