Country Comparison > Area

RankCountryArea (sq km)
1Russia17,098,242
2Antarctica14,200,000
3Canada9,984,670
4United States9,833,517
5China9,596,960
6Brazil8,515,770
7Australia7,741,220
8India3,287,263
9Argentina2,780,400
10Kazakhstan2,724,900
11Algeria2,381,740
12Congo, Democratic Republic of the2,344,858
13Greenland2,166,086
14Saudi Arabia2,149,690
15Mexico1,964,375
16Indonesia1,904,569
17Sudan1,861,484
18Libya1,759,540
19Iran1,648,195
20Mongolia1,564,116
21Peru1,285,216
22Chad1,284,000
23Niger1,267,000
24Angola1,246,700
25Mali1,240,192
26South Africa1,219,090
27Colombia1,138,910
28Ethiopia1,104,300
29Bolivia1,098,581
30Mauritania1,030,700
31Egypt1,001,450
32Tanzania947,300
33Nigeria923,768
34Venezuela912,050
35Namibia824,292
36Mozambique799,380
37Pakistan796,095
38Turkey783,562
39Chile756,102
40Zambia752,618
41Burma676,578
42Afghanistan652,230
43South Sudan644,329
44France643,801
45Somalia637,657
46Central African Republic622,984
47Ukraine603,550
48Madagascar587,041
49Botswana581,730
50Kenya580,367
51Yemen527,968
52Thailand513,120
53Spain505,370
54Turkmenistan488,100
55Cameroon475,440
56Papua New Guinea462,840
57Sweden450,295
58Uzbekistan447,400
59Morocco446,550
60Iraq438,317
61Paraguay406,752
62Zimbabwe390,757
63Japan377,915
64Germany357,022
65Congo, Republic of the342,000
66Finland338,145
67Vietnam331,210
68Malaysia329,847
69Norway323,802
70Cote d'Ivoire322,463
71Poland312,685
72Oman309,500
73Italy301,340
74Philippines300,000
75Ecuador283,561
76Burkina Faso274,200
77New Zealand268,838
78Gabon267,667
79Western Sahara266,000
80Guinea245,857
81United Kingdom243,610
82Uganda241,038
83Ghana238,533
84Romania238,391
85Laos236,800
86Guyana214,969
87Belarus207,600
88Kyrgyzstan199,951
89Senegal196,722
90Syria187,437
91Cambodia181,035
92Uruguay176,215
93Suriname163,820
94Tunisia163,610
95Bangladesh148,460
96Nepal147,181
97Tajikistan144,100
98Greece131,957
99Nicaragua130,370
100Korea, North120,538
101Malawi118,484
102Eritrea117,600
103Benin112,622
104Honduras112,090
105Liberia111,369
106Bulgaria110,879
107Cuba110,860
108Guatemala108,889
109Iceland103,000
110Korea, South99,720
111Hungary93,028
112Portugal92,090
113Jordan89,342
114Azerbaijan86,600
115Austria83,871
116United Arab Emirates83,600
117Czech Republic78,867
118Serbia77,474
119Panama75,420
120Sierra Leone71,740
121Ireland70,273
122Georgia69,700
123Sri Lanka65,610
124Lithuania65,300
125Latvia64,589
126Svalbard62,045
127Togo56,785
128Croatia56,594
129Bosnia and Herzegovina51,197
130Costa Rica51,100
131Slovakia49,035
132Dominican Republic48,670
133Estonia45,228
134Denmark43,094
135Netherlands41,543
136Switzerland41,277
137Bhutan38,394
138Guinea-Bissau36,125
139Taiwan35,980
140Moldova33,851
141Belgium30,528
142Lesotho30,355
143Armenia29,743
144Solomon Islands28,896
145Albania28,748
146Equatorial Guinea28,051
147Burundi27,830
148Haiti27,750
149Rwanda26,338
150Macedonia25,713
151Djibouti23,200
152Belize22,966
153Israel21,937
154El Salvador21,041
155Slovenia20,273
156New Caledonia18,575
157Fiji18,274
158Kuwait17,818
159Swaziland17,364
160East Timor14,874
161Bahamas, The13,880
162Montenegro13,812
163Vanuatu12,189
164Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)12,173
165Qatar11,586
166Gambia, The11,300
167Jamaica10,991
168Kosovo10,887
169Lebanon10,400
170Puerto Rico9,104
171West Bank5,860
172Brunei5,765
173Trinidad and Tobago5,128
174French Polynesia4,167
175Cape Verde4,033
176Samoa2,831
177Luxembourg2,586
178Comoros2,235
179Mauritius2,040
180Virgin Islands1,910
181Faroe Islands1,393
182Hong Kong1,108
183Sao Tome and Principe964
184Turks and Caicos Islands948
185Kiribati811
186Bahrain760
187Dominica751
188Tonga747
189Singapore719.2
190Micronesia, Federated States of702
191Saint Lucia616
192Isle of Man572
193Guam544
194Andorra468
195Northern Mariana Islands464
196Palau459
197Seychelles455
198Antigua and Barbuda442.6
199Barbados430
200Heard Island and McDonald Islands412
201Saint Helena394
202Saint Vincent and the Grenadines389
203Jan Mayen377
204Gaza Strip360
205Grenada344
206Malta316
207Maldives298
208Cayman Islands264
209Saint Kitts and Nevis261
210Niue260
211Saint Pierre and Miquelon242
212Cook Islands236
213American Samoa224
214Marshall Islands181
215Aruba180
216Liechtenstein160
217British Virgin Islands151
218Wallis and Futuna142
219Christmas Island135
220Dhekelia130.8
221Akrotiri123
222Jersey116
223Montserrat102
224Anguilla91
225Guernsey78
226San Marino61
227British Indian Ocean Territory60
228French Southern and Antarctic Lands55
229Saint Martin54.4
230Bermuda54
231Bouvet Island49
232Pitcairn Islands47
233Norfolk Island36
234Macau28.2
235Tuvalu26
236Saint Barthelemy25
237Nauru21
238Cocos (Keeling) Islands14
239Tokelau12
240Paracel Islands7.75
241Wake Island6.5
242Gibraltar6.5
243Clipperton Island6
244Navassa Island5.4
245Ashmore and Cartier Islands5
246Spratly Islands5
247Coral Sea Islands3
248Monaco2
249Holy See (Vatican City)0.44

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, 2019

See also: Area map

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