Definition: This entry includes three subfields. Total area is the sum of all land and water areas delimited by international boundaries and/or coastlines. Land area is the aggregate of all surfaces delimited by international boundaries and/or coastlines, excluding inland water bodies (lakes, reservoirs, rivers). Water area is the sum of the surfaces of all inland water bodies, such as lakes, reservoirs, or rivers, as delimited by international boundaries and/or coastlines.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Area map
Blizzard Warning Issued As Major Snowstorm Takes Aim At Tri-State Area
CBS New York - 1/26/2015 4:31:49 AM
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Area law firms grow by finding faraway clients
Buffalo News - 1/25/2015 5:51:44 AM
shrinking world out there. It would be foolish not to try to capitalize on it. Whether into Canada, down the Thruway, or across the country, we not only bring new business into our firm, but also new dollars into the community.” While the area’s larger ...
World Bank Report Provides New Data to Help Ensure Urban Growth Benefits the Poor
The World Bank - 1/26/2015 4:03:11 AM
equivalent to the world’s 6th largest country 42 million: Total population of Pearl River Delta, world’s largest urban area – more than Argentina, Australia, Canada and Malaysia
USBC event brings world's best bowlers to area
Green Bay Press-Gazette - 1/25/2015 8:53:41 PM
The top professional and amateur bowlers in the world, led by Australia's Jason Belmonte, will converge on the Green Bay area next week for the USBC Masters ... from the United States and 15 foreign countries. The tournament paid out $315,000 in prize ...
Doral-area showcased in Miss Universe Pageant, Miss Colombia takes title
The Miami Herald - 1/25/2015 8:14:54 AM
Doral and its surrounding areas were showcased to millions of viewers around the world Sunday night as Miss Colombia Paulina ... s 88 contestants spent about three weeks in the Miami area getting a taste of South Florida, participating in parades ...
World Maize crops likely to be larger than average
Commodity Online - 1/25/2015 7:31:57 AM
LONDON(Commodity Online): World maize crops are predicted to be larger than average ... Owing to constraints on arable land availabilities in some countries, area expansion is likely to be much slower, with production growth instead mainly linked to ...
India’s bowling is an area of concern, feels Kirti Azad
Cricket Country - 1/24/2015 8:40:33 PM
Former India cricketer and member of the victorious World Cup team of 1983, Kirti Azad Saturday said with the present bowling line-up reigning champions India will suffer badly at the upcoming ICC World Cup 2015 starting Feb 14. “With the kind of bowling ...
The U.S. Economy Is Strong, But Is It Strong Enough to Power the World? Davos is Worried
Bloomberg - 1/25/2015 10:55:22 PM
The world’s largest economy is one of the few global hotspots as Europe seeks to avoid deflation, China slows and falling commodity prices hurt countries such as Brazil ... towards consumer spending. The euro-area and Japan face deflationary threats ...
Boutique revolution puts Israeli wines on world map
The Times Of Israël - 1/25/2015 11:42:30 AM
In the Jerusalem area alone, dozens of wineries have recently sprung ... Israeli wines are similar to those from other New World wine countries and tend to be made with classic French and Italian grapes with very few made from local varieties.
Lara Gut wins World Cup downhill; Vonn 2 seconds back
U-T San Diego - 1/24/2015 1:31:03 PM
Lindsey Vonn gets to the finish area after completing an alpine ski ... By placing third, Romania-born Edit Miklos got a first podium finish for her adopted country Hungary in 48 years of World Cup racing. She finished 0.58 behind Gut, taking advantage ...
The US and tension in the world
World Stage - 1/25/2015 11:09:41 PM
The Arabs are quick to remember that the very ancient civilisations of Sumeria, Mesopotamia, and Babylon, three names for the same geographical area ... country which is the bastion of the creation of lethal weapons that are currently eating up the world ...
Death of a king brings world leaders to Saudi Arabia
The Star - 1/25/2015 5:01:38 AM
RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA—World leaders and top dignitaries began arriving in Saudi ... Iran insists it has no combat forces on the ground in any of those countries, though it admits it has sent senior commanders as advisers to Syria and Iraq.
Ski jumping: Loomis scores World Cup points
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram - 1/24/2015 11:25:11 PM
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Philippines' urban density getting worse - World Bank
ABS-CBN News - 1/26/2015 3:41:42 AM
The World Bank’s East Asia’s Changing Urban Land Escape ... s densest city with 16.5 million people as of 2010 while the second most populated area in the country is Cebu with 1.5 million. “The Manila urban area is the Philippines’ undisputed ...
Live: Chemistry between PM Modi and Obama on display for the world
Firstpost - 1/25/2015 2:48:36 PM
PM Modi then went on to hail the renewed vigour in the India-US relations, the proof of which was in the fact of the US President visiting the country. "It is special because, on this day, we celebrate the values shared by the world's two largest democracies.