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, 2014See also: Area map
Thompson: Team USA hoping to unite a divided country
San Jose Mercury News - 7/22/2016 11:20:06 AM
"We're going through a tough time right now, in the country and also around the world, and we can provide that sense of togetherness and unity," new Warriors star Kevin Durant said. "Obviously, we definitely want to win a gold medal. That's the most ...
Map: The world of coups since 1950
Washington Post - 7/22/2016 11:12:57 AM
Though there are exceptions, coups have become more and more limited to the world’s poorest and most economically isolated countries. Related ... There hasn’t been much systematic work in this area on coups, but over the long run I think issues ...
Westfield Y enters into partnership with newest YMCA in the world
New Jersey Online - 7/22/2016 11:12:57 AM
The Westfield Area YMCA is happy to announce that it has entered into a partnership with the YMCA of the Cayman Islands, the newest YMCA in the world. The YMCA of the ... 370 relationships with Y's in other countries. For more information or to get ...
6 Ways Federal Investments Helped Usher In Our Wireless World
The Huffington Post - 7/22/2016 9:25:34 AM
The U.S. system of partitioning airwaves is now emulated in several other countries around the world. Since their inception in 1994 ... precision location applications and high-speed local area and wide area networks. UWB transmits simultaneously over ...
Federal officials seek advice on National Native American Veterans Memorial during Tulsa-area forum
Tulsa World - 7/19/2016 11:55:17 PM
First, you ask for a lot of input. A delegation from the National Museum of the American Indian came to the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa as part of an 18-month tour of the country to collect advice from tribal leaders and Indian veterans, who came from ...
Logan Schuchart is starting to make his mark with the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series
Central Pennsylvania - 7/21/2016 7:53:42 AM
Traveling up and down the road with the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series isn ... The endless tows to another area of the country late at night or the long hours working on a hot slab of parking lot blacktop to get your car right.
Gulf Countries Could Take Advantage Of UK Weakness In A Post-Brexit Trade Deal
Forbes - 7/20/2016 7:40:34 AM
Middle East countries are, like most of the rest of the world, still astonished that the UK has voted ... Right now, the UK suffers from a chronic shortage of experience in this area, after years in which the task was outsourced to Brussels.
WESTFIELD AREA YMCA ENTERS INTO PARTNERSHIP WITH THE NEWEST YMCA IN THE WORLD
Patch - 7/21/2016 3:00:13 AM
The Westfield Area YMCA is happy to announce that it has entered into a partnership with the YMCA of the Cayman Islands, the newest YMCA in the world. The YMCA of the ... 370 relationships with Y’s in other countries. The Park family had a big, new ...
Fox News Guest: Munich Shootings Mean ‘We’re At World War III’
News Hounds - 7/22/2016 10:04:21 PM
ROGERS: Look, this administration is allowing thousands, tens of thousands of refugees to come into this country without being properly vetted ... Steve, to secure this area where you have this gunman, maybe still on the loose?”
Predicting the Top 10 Countries in the Final 2016 Olympics Medal Count
Bleacher Report - 7/20/2016 11:54:06 PM
You hopefully don't need any help deciding which country you should be rooting for next month ... He has won gold in the plus-100 kilogram weight class at every World Championship and Olympic Games since 2009. For good measure, he also won gold in five ...
Pitch perfect! The sun is out, the country is looking its best — a holiday under canvas beckons and the choice is better than ever
Daily Mail - 7/23/2016 1:42:05 PM
Set up camp on St Agnes island and you’re in an Area Outstanding Natural Beauty and a World Heritage Site ... close to the train station, has country walks on your doorstep — all laid out for you in a lovingly compiled welcome pack.
Malawi is moving 500 elephants across the country
CNN - 7/20/2016 9:06:28 AM
Up to seven meters long and six tons in weight, moving the world's largest land animal is a hefty operation ... Before they enter their new home, the elephants will be kept in a holding area for a day. "Just to allow the family group to meet and touch ...
More places to see before you die: 21 new sites, from cliffs to caves, added to World Heritage List
Los Angeles Times - 7/17/2016 11:57:39 PM
This "site” is actually 17 structures in seven countries designed by the modernist Swiss ... and due west of Mexico City. Becoming the first World Heritage listed area in Antigua and Barbuda, this group of naval buildings was chosen for its historical ...
Donald Trump RNC Speech Leaked by Republican (Report)
Hollywood Reporter - 7/21/2016 11:24:16 PM
And more than 3,600 have been killed in the Chicago area since he took office ... all we need to do is start believing in ourselves and in our country again. It is time to show the whole world that America Is Back — bigger, and better and stronger ...
490 - Map of the World's Countries Rearranged by Population
Big Think - 7/16/2016 11:58:50 PM
What if the world were rearranged so that the inhabitants of the country with the largest population would move to the country with the largest area? And the second-largest population would migrate to the second-largest country, and so on? The result would ...