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
The 10 worst countries in the world to be a young person are all in sub-Saharan Africa
Quartz - 10/21/2016 1:14:05 PM
... YDI score of any country in the world with an increase of 22%, the result of growing civic participation, and improved well being and health services. African countries outperformed their global peers in one area: political participation. Sub-Saharan ...
Trump’s claim that the Islamic State ‘is in 32 countries’
Washington Post - 10/21/2016 9:53:39 AM
The Islamic State is largely centered in portions of Iraq and Syria — through the area under its control is shrinking ... “ISIS now has active supporters in at least 32 countries around the world, including Canada, Australia, 11 countries in Europe ...
The World’s Ten Most Unstable Countries
News Week - 10/20/2016 6:12:56 AM
Area studies specialists failed to predict the Islamic Revolution ... State-dominated industries mean it competes poorly with the outside world. The country is incredibly diverse. In 1991, Eritrea successfully seceded after a decades-long civil war.
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Playbill - 10/21/2016 10:18:07 PM
Visit Playbill.com's full selection of casting calls and other jobs and find your dream role. Here's a selection of upcoming auditions in the New York area and around the country.
UNESCO World Heritage Sites In Poland
worldatlas.com - 10/21/2016 4:27:22 PM
It situated between the Baltic seas in the north and mountain ranges in the south. It is the 69th largest country in the world with an area coverage of 120,726 square miles and 34th most populous country in the world with an average population of 38.5 million.
Top 10 Newly Industrialized Countries
thetoptens.com - 10/22/2016 6:03:24 AM
It is the seventh-largest country by area, the second-most populous country (with over 1.2 billion people), and the most populous democracy in the world. 3Malaysia Malaysia is a Southeast Asian country occupying the Malaysian Peninsula and part of the ...
Trump says countries are turning on US because 'the world hates Obama'
The Guardian - 10/22/2016 4:30:21 AM
On Thursday Duterte declared “America has lost” and said it was China, the Philippines and Russia against the world. But in Manila on Friday, Duterte said he would not sever ties and it was in his country ... in a white collar area that is hundreds ...
A post-debate defense of the North American Free Trade Area
The Hill - 10/21/2016 6:18:54 AM
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Ladakh drill with Indian Army not against any ‘third country’, says China
India TV - 10/22/2016 9:31:00 AM
Hua said border troops of China and India have maintained close exchanges and cooperation for a long time in order to maintain peace and tranquility of the border area. "On October 19, border troops of the two countries jointly held a small routine ...
Warren County to host Ultimate Frisbee World Championship in 2018
Dayton Daily News - 10/21/2016 3:01:28 PM
“It’s wonderful exposure having people from out of the country right here in ... USA Ultimate College Nationals to the area on Memorial Day weekend. Beyond the benefits derived directly from the 2018 Ultimate World Club Championship, Warren County ...
UN urges greater investment in the world’s 10-year-old girls
The Seattle Times - 10/20/2016 6:58:52 PM
In the area of education, for example ... In Nigeria, one of Africa’s most populous countries with one of the world’s largest youth populations, the report said only 60 percent of girls and 71 percent of boys are enrolled in primary school.
After 147 Years, Washington Remains the ‘Corn Cob Pipe Capital of the World’
The Missourian - 10/19/2016 8:44:27 AM
The names of various countries were written on the sides of boxes stacked up in the shipping area of Missouri Meerschaum corn cob pipe factory in Downtown Washington. Orders for these world-famous pipes get shipped to all over the globe — Germany ...
What is the largest country by area in the world that borders only one other country?
answers.com - 10/7/2016 7:21:27 PM
Making the world better, one answer at a time. Canada is the largest country by area in the world that borders only one other country. Canada is the largest country by area in the world that borders only one other country.
The world appears to be suddenly rapidly changing and can India cope
The Economic Times - 10/22/2016 4:58:59 AM
If Beijing is able to convince Manila through its aid-package that its assertion of its area of influence over much of the ... achievement of becoming the number-one Test playing country in the world could be undone by the ongoing tussle between the ...
Which is the smallest country in the world and what is its area in square kilometers?
www.quora.com - 12/7/2014 11:53:29 PM
The smallest sovereign country in the world is Vatican City with an area of 0.44 sqkm, followed by Monaco with an area of 2.02 sqkm. The next smallest after these two are mostly Pacific island states. Then you get into places like Bermuda (54 sqkm), San ...