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From the largest to the smallest countries of the World.
List of countries and territories in total area in square kilometer (km²).


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Countries by Area
Rank
 
Country / Territory Area
(km²)
% of Total
 
Continent /
Region
Notes
earth symbol Earth 148,940,000 100%   Solar System Earth, the most important place you know is about the size of an average sunspot. The total land coverage is 29.2% of Earth's surface, the rest of its surface area of 70.8%, you can guess, is of water). Compared to other planets our world is almost twice the size of Mars, and it is just a little larger than Venus.
1
Russia 17,098,242 11.5%   Asia /Europe Still the largest country in the world--and growing, again.
Encyclopaedia Britannica (EB): 17,075,400 km²
2
Canada 9,984,670 6.7%   America, North Largest country in the Western Hemisphere. Longest coastline. EB: 9,984,670 km²
3
United States

Contiguous United States
9,629,091

8,081,867
6.5%
  America, North Includes only the 50 states and the District of Columbia, without unincorporated territories of the United States and the like. The total area is listed as 9,826,630 km² by the CIA World Factbook.
EB: 9,522,055 km²
4
PR China 9,598,094 6.4%   Asia, Eastern Second largest Asian country (after the Asian part of Russia). Total of separate UN figures for Mainland China (9,596,961 km²) inclusive Hong Kong SAR (1,104 km²) and Macao (29 km²). (Excluding all disputed territories.) EB: 9,572,900 km²
5
Brazil 8,514,877 5.7%   America, South Largest country in both, South America and the Southern Hemisphere. EB: 8,514,877 km²
6
Australia 7,692,024 5.2%   Australia/Oceania Australia is the only country that is a coterminous with a continent. Largest country without a land-border to neighbours. By far largest country in Oceania. EB: 7,692,208 km²
7
India 3,287,263 2.3%   Asia, South-Central Figure includes 120,849 km² of disputed territories with Pakistan and China. Third-largest country in Asia (after Russia and China). EB: 3,166,414 km²
8
Argentina 2,780,400 2%   America, South Second largest country in South America.
EB: 2,780,403 km².
9
Kazakhstan 2,724,900 1.8%   Asia, South-Central Largest landlocked country in the world. EB: 2,724,900 km²
10
Algeria 2,381,741 1.6%   Africa, Northern Largest country in Africa
11
Democratic Republic of the Congo (Kinshasa) 2,344,858 1.6%   Africa, Central Third-largest country in Africa
12
Greenland 2,166,086 1.5%   Europe, Northern Self-governing territory of Denmark. Largest island in the world.
13
Saudi Arabia 2,000,000 1.4%   Middle East Largest country in the Middle East
14
Mexico 1,964,375 1.3%   America, Northern Third-largest country in North America.
15
Indonesia 1,904,569 1.3%   Asia, South-East Largest and most populous country situated only on islands. Also the largest country in South East Asia.
16
Sudan 1,886,068 1.3%   Africa, Northern Formerly largest country in Africa. EB: 2,505,810 km²
17
Libya 1,759,540 1.2%   Africa, Northern
18
Iran 1,648,195 1.1%   Asia, South-Central
19
Mongolia 1,564,100 1.1%   Asia, Eastern Landlocked country north of China.
20
Peru 1,285,216 0.86%   America, South Third-largest country in South America
21
Chad 1,284,000 0.86%   Africa, Central
22
Niger 1,267,000 0.85%   Africa, Western
23
Angola 1,246,700 0.85%   Africa, Central Central-west African country with a coastline at the South Atlantic Ocean.
24
Mali 1,240,192 0.83%   Africa, Western Most of the country lies in the southern Sahara Desert.
25
South Africa 1,221,037 0.82%   Africa, Southern Includes Prince Edward Islands (Marion Island and Prince Edward Island).
26
Colombia 1,138,914 0.76%   America, South Colombian census figure is 1,141,748 km² which includes three special districts and San Andrés and Providencia islands (52 km²) (disputed territories with Nicaragua).
27
Ethiopia 1,104,300 0.74%   Africa, Eastern A landlocked country on the Horn of Africa.
28
Bolivia 1,098,581 0.74%   America, South A landlocked country West of Brazil.
29
Mauritania 1,030,000 0.69%   Africa, Western A desert country in north west Africa with a coastline at the North Atlantic Ocean.
30
Egypt 1,002,000 0.67%   Africa, Northern Excluding the disputed region Hala'ib Triangle (20,580 km²).
31
Tanzania 945,087 0.63%   Africa, Eastern Includes the islands of Mafia, Pemba, and Zanzibar.
32
Nigeria 923,768 0.62%   Africa, Western Located in western Africa at the Gulf of Guinea.
33
Venezuela 912,050 0.61%   America, South Located in the north of South America, bordering the Caribbean Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean with a 2,800 km (1,700 mi) coastline.
34
Namibia 824,292 0.55%   Africa, Southern Country in Southern Africa, bordering the South Atlantic Ocean.
35
Mozambique 801,590 0.54%   Africa, Eastern Located on the southeast coast of Africa bordering South Africa.
36
Pakistan 796,095 0.53%
  Asia, South-Central Excludes all disputed territories.
37
Turkey 783,562 0.53%   Western Asia, Southern Europe Third-largest among countries with part of territory in Europe (after Russia and Kazakhstan)
38
Chile 756,102 0.51%   America, South Includes Easter Island (Isla de Pascua; Rapa Nui) and Isla Sala y Gómez, excludes claims on Antarctica (1,250,000 km²).
39
Zambia 752,618 0.51%   Africa, Eastern A landlocked country in southern Africa.
40
Myanmar 676,578 0.45%   Asia, South-East Country also known as Burma in Southeast Asia, with a 1,930 km (1,200 miles) coastline along the Bay of Bengal and the Andaman Sea.
41
Afghanistan 652,090 0.44%   Asia, South-Central A landlocked mountainous country within South Asia and Central Asia.
42
Somalia 637,657 0.43%   Africa, Eastern Country on the Horn of Africa.
43
Central African Republic 622,984 0.42%   Africa, Central A landlocked country in Central Africa.
44
Ukraine 603,500 0.41%   Europe, Eastern Largest all-European country, fourth largest among countries with part of territory in Europe (after Russia, Kazakhstan and Turkey).
45
Madagascar 587,041 0.39%   Africa, Eastern An island off the coast of South East Africa.
46
Botswana 582,000 0.39%   Africa, Southern A landlocked country in southern Africa.
47
Kenya 580,000 0.39%   Africa, Eastern Country in East Africa with coastline on the Indian Ocean.
48
France 551,500 0.37%   Europe, Western Metropolitan France (European France including Corsica) only. The French Republic including French overseas territories covers 674,843 km².
49
Yemen 527,968 0.35%   Middle East Includes the islands of Perim and Socotra.
50
Thailand 513,120 0.34%   Asia, South-East A Kingdom in Southeast Asia on the Indochina peninsula.
51
Spain 505,992 0.34%   Europe, Southern Sixth largest in Europe, second largest in western Europe. Includes mainland Spain, the Balearic Islands and Canary Islands, as well as the Spanish possessions (Plazas de Soberanía) off the coast of Morocco (Ceuta, Melilla, Islas Chafarinas, Peñón de Alhucemas, and Peñón de Vélez de la Gomera), and Isla de Alborán almost midway between Morocco and Spain, all the latter being claimed by Morocco.
52
Turkmenistan 488,100 0.33%   Asia, South-Central A country in Central Asia with a coastline at the Caspian Sea.
53
Cameroon 475,650 0.32%   Africa, Central Central African country with a coastline at the Gulf of Guinea.
54
Papua New Guinea 462,840 0.31%   Oceania, Melanesia Second largest country in Oceania.
55
Sweden 450,000 0.30%   Europe, Northern Includes Gotland and Öland.
56
Uzbekistan 447,400 0.30%   Asia, South-Central The larger of only two doubly landlocked countries in the world.
57
Morocco 446,550 0.30%   Africa, Northern Excluding Western Sahara.
58
Iraq 438,317 0.29%   Middle East Middle East country almost landlocked with a small access to the Persian Gulf.
59
Paraguay 406,752 0.27%   America, South Landlocked country between Argentina, Bolivia and Brazil.
60
Zimbabwe 390,757 0.26%   Africa, Eastern A landlocked country in southern Africa.
61
Japan 377,915 0.25%   Asia, Eastern Includes Ryukyu Islands (Nansei Islands), Daito Islands, Ogasawara Islands (Bonin Islands), Minami-Torishima (Marcus Island), Okino-Torishima and Volcano Islands (Kazan Islands); excludes the southern Kuril Islands.
62
Germany 357,022 0.24%   Europe, Western A Western European country with a coastline at the North Sea.
63
Republic of the Congo (Brazzaville) 342,000 0.23%   Africa, Central A country located in Central Africa with a coastline at the Atlantic Ocean.
64
Finland 338,145 0.23%   Europe, Northern Includes Åland Islands (1,552 km²).
65
Vietnam 331,689 0.22%   Asia, South-East A country in Southeast Asia on the Indochina peninsula, bordering the South China Sea.
66
Malaysia 329,847 0.22%   Asia, South-East A country in Southeast Asiaon the Malaysian Peninsula and partly on the island of Borneo.
67
Norway 323,802 0.22%   Europe, Northern Mainland Norway only; not included the overseas areas of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (62,422 km²) and the dependency of Bouvet Island (49 km²) and the Antarctic dependency claims of Queen Maud Land (2,500,000 km²) and Peter I Island (243 km²).
68
Côte d'Ivoire 322,463 0.22%   Africa, Western A country in western sub-Saharan Africa with a coastline at the Gulf of Guinea (Atlantic Ocean).
69
Poland 312,685 0.21%   Europe, Eastern Country in Eastern Europe with a Baltic seacoast.
70
Oman 309,500 0.21%   Middle East Country on the Arabian Peninsula, with long coastlines on the Persian Gulf, Arabian Sea and the Gulf of Oman.
71
Italy 301,318 0.20%   Europe, Southern Country in Southern Europe.
72
Philippines 300,000 0.20%   Asia, South-East Archipelago in Southeast Asia in the Western Pacific.
73
Ecuador 283,561 0.20%   America, South Includes Galápagos Islands.
74
Burkina Faso 274,222 0.18%   Africa, Western A landlocked country in West Africa.
75
New Zealand 270,467 0.18%   Oceania; Australia Includes Antipodes Islands, Auckland Islands, Bounty Islands, Campbell Island, Chatham Islands, and Kermadec Islands. Excludes Niue (260 km²), the Cook Islands (236 km²) and Tokelau (12 km²), as well as the Antarctic claim of Ross Dependency (450,000 km²). Third largest country in Oceania.
76
Gabon 267,668 0.18%   Africa, Central A country along the Atlantic coast of Equatorial Africa.
77
Western Sahara 266,000 0.18%   Africa, Northern Largely occupied by Morocco, some territory administered by the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic.
78
Guinea 245,857 0.17%   Africa, Western A country in West Africa with a coastline at the Atlantic Ocean.
79
United Kingdom
Great Britain (island)
242,900
229,848
0.16%   Europe, Northern Not included are the three Crown dependencies (768 km²) of the islands of Jersey, Guernsey and Isle of Man, and British Overseas Territories (1,742,857 km²)
80
Uganda 241,038 0.16%   Africa, Eastern A landlocked country in East Africa, bordering Lake Victoria.
81
Ghana 238,533 0.16%   Africa, Western West African nation bordering the Gulf of Guinea.
82
Romania 238,391 0.16%   Europe, Eastern Central eastern European country with a coastline at the Black Sea.
83
Lao PDR 236,800 0.16%   Asia, South-East Landlocked country in South East Asia between Vietnam and Thailand.
84
Guyana 214,969 0.14%   South America, Northern Country in the north of South America, bordering the Atlantic Ocean.
85
Belarus 207,595 0.14%   Europe, Eastern Largest landlocked country in Europe. (207,595 km² EB, 207,600 km² CIA WFB)
86
Kyrgyzstan 199,951 0.13%   Asia, South-Central Landlocked country in Central Asia.
87
Senegal 196,722 0.13%   Africa, Western A country on Africa’s west coast that surrounds The Gambia.
88
Syria 185,180 0.12%
  Middle East Includes the Golan Heights.
89
Cambodia 181,035 0.12%   Asia, South-East A country in Southeast Asia on the Indochina peninsula, bordering the South China Sea.
90
Uruguay 176,215 0.12%   America, South South American country south of Brazil.
91
Suriname 163,820 0.11%   America, South Smallest country in South America.
92
Tunisia 163,610 0.11%   Africa, Northern Country in North Africa bordering the Mediterranean Sea.
93
Nepal 147,181 0.10%   Asia, South-Central Landlocked country in the Himalayas.
94
Bangladesh 143,998 0.10%   Asia, South-Central A country in the Ganges-Brahmaputra delta, between India and Myanmar.
95
Tajikistan 143,100 0.10%   Asia, South-Central A mountainous landlocked country in Central Asia.
96
Greece 131,957 0.09%   Europe, Southern A country in southeastern Europe consisting of with a mainland on the Balkan peninsula and thousands of islands throughout the Aegean and Ionian sea.
97
Nicaragua 130,370 0.09%   America, Central Excludes San Andrés y Providencia islands (disputed territories with Colombia). Nicaragua is the largest country in Central America.
98
North Korea 120,538 0.08%   Asia, Eastern A country occupying the northern part of the Korean Peninsula.
99
Malawi 118,484 0.08%   Africa, Eastern A landlocked country in southeastern Africa bordering Lake Malawi.
100
Eritrea 117,600 0.08%   Africa, Eastern Includes Badme region.
101
Benin 112,622 0.08%   Africa, Western The Republic of Benin is a country in West Africa with a small coastline at the Gulf of Guinea.
102
Honduras 112,492 0.08%   America, Central A country located on the Central American isthmus with coastlines at the Caribbean Sea and the Pacific Ocean.
103
Liberia 111,369 0.07%   Africa, Western The Republic of Liberia is a country in West Africa with a coastline at the Atlantic Ocean.
104
Bulgaria 110,879 0.07%   Europe, Eastern A country on the Balkan Peninsula with a Black Sea coastline.
105
Cuba 109,886 0.07%   Caribbean Cuba is the largest and most populous country/island in the Caribbean.
106
Guatemala 108,889 0.07%   America, Central A Central American country south of Mexico.
107
Iceland 103,000 0.07%   Europe, Northern A Nordic island nation in the North Atlantic and Arctic ocean south of the Arctic Circles.
108
South Korea 99,678 0.07%   Asia, Eastern A country occupying the southern part of the Korean Peninsula.
109
Hungary 93,028 0.06%   Europe, Eastern A landlocked country in Central Europe.
110
Portugal 92,090 0.06%   Europe, Southern Includes Azores and Madeira Islands.
111
Jordan 89,342 0.06%   Middle East An Arab nation in the Middle East.
112
Azerbaijan 86,600 0.06%   Asia, Western Includes the exclave of Nakhichevan Autonomous Republic and the Republic of Nagorno-Karabakh.
113
French Guiana 83,534 0.06%   America, South Former French overseas département. Became a French region and was made part of France proper.
114
Austria 83,871 0.06%   Europe, Western A montainous landlocked country in Central Europe.
115
United Arab Emirates 83,600 0.06%   Middle East A desert nation on the Arabian Peninsula with a coastline at the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman
116
Czech Republic 78,867 0.05%   Europe, Eastern A landlocked country in east Central Europe.
117
Serbia 77,474 0.05%   Europe, Southern This figure does not include Kosovo, which recently unilaterally declared itself independent to partial recognition; Serbia, Russia, China and others object. Including Kosovo, which is still claimed by Serbia, the total area is 88,361 km²,ranking Serbia at 113.
 
Rank
 
Country / Territory Area
(km²)
% of Total
 
Continent /
Region
Notes
118
Panama 75,517 0.05%   America, Central Located on the Isthmus of Panama .
119
Sierra Leone 71,740 0.05%   Africa, Western Located on the west coast of Africa.
120
Ireland (Republic of) 70,273 0.05%   Europe, Northern The island of Ireland has an area of 84,421 km².
121
Georgia 69,700 0.05%   Asia, Western Includes Abkhazia (8,600 km²) and South Ossetia
122
Sri Lanka 65,610 0.04%   Asia, South-Central Island south east of India.
123
Lithuania 65,300 0.04%   Europe, Northern One of the Baltic states.
124
Latvia 64,589 0.04%   Europe, Northern One of the Baltic states.
125
Svalbard and Jan Mayen 62,422 0.04%   Europe, Northern Two islands in the Arctic Ocean.
126
Togo 56,785 0.04%   Africa, Western A small, long strip of land in West Africa.
127
Croatia 56,594 0.04%   Europe, Southern Croatia is located in Central and Southeast Europe, it has a coastline at the Adriatic Sea.
128
Bosnia and Herzegovina 51,197 0.03%   Europe, Southern Located in the western Balkans.
129
Costa Rica 51,100 0.03%   America, Central Located on the Central American isthmus, includes Isla del Coco.
130
Slovakia 49,035 0.03%   Europe, Eastern A landlocked country in Eastern Europe.
131
Dominican Republic 48,310 0.03%   Caribbean The Dominican Republic occupies the eastern two third of the island of Hispaniola.
132
Estonia 45,227 0.03%   Europe, Northern One of the Baltic states, includes Estonia's 1,520 islands in the Baltic Sea.
133
Denmark 43,094 0.03%   Europe, Northern Includes Denmark proper only; the entire Kingdom of Denmark, including Greenland and Faroe Islands covers 2,220,093 km² and would be the world's 13th largest country.
134
Netherlands 41,543 0.03%   Europe, Western Includes the Netherlands proper only; the entire Kingdom of the Netherlands covers 42,437 km².
135
Switzerland 41,285 0.03%   Europe, Western A landlocked country extending across the north and south side of the Alps.
136
Bhutan 38,394 0.03%   Asia, South-Central A landlocked country located on the southern slopes of the eastern Himalayas.
137
Taiwan (Republic of China) 36,188 0.02%   Asia, Eastern Includes only the territories under the administration of the ROC, namely Taiwan, and the islands of Penghu, Kinmen, and Matsu.
138
Guinea-Bissau 36,125 0.02%   Africa, Western West Africa at the Atlantic coast.
139
Moldova 33,850 0.02%   Europe, Eastern Includes the de facto independent autonomous territory of Transnistria (Pridnestrovie).
140
Belgium 30,528 0.02%   Europe, Western A a federal monarchy in Western Europe.
141
Lesotho 30,355 0.02%   Africa, Southern The only independent nation in the world that lies entirely on an elevation above 1,000 meters (3,281 ft).
142
Armenia 29,743 0.02%   Asia, Western A landlocked country in the South Caucasus.
143
Solomon Islands 28,896 0.02%   Oceania, Melanesia An island nation east of Papua New Guinea.
144
Albania 28,748 0.02%   Europe, Southern Located on the Balkan Peninsula, with a a coast on the Adriatic Sea and on the Ionian Sea.
145
Equatorial Guinea 28,051 0.02%   Africa, Central The country consists of five small islands, an African mainland territory named Río Muni.
146
Burundi 27,834 0.02%   Africa, Eastern A small, landlocked country in the center of Africa at Lake Tanganyika.
147
Haiti 27,750 0.02%   Caribbean Haiti occupies the western third of the island of Hispaniola.
148
Rwanda 26,338 0.02%   Africa, Eastern Landlocked high altitude country in Central/Eastern Africa, just south of the equator.
149
Macedonia Rep. of 25,713 0.02%   Europe, Southern A landlocked country located in the central Balkan peninsula, north of Greece.
150
Djibouti 23,200 0.02%   Africa, Eastern Small country in the Horn of Africa.
151
Belize 22,966 0.02%   America, Central Belize lies on the Caribbean coast of northern Central America.
152
Israel 22,072 0.01%   Middle East Including the Golan Heights and East Jerusalem.
153
El Salvador 21,041 0.01%   America, Central Smallest country in Central America.
154
Slovenia 20,273 0.01%   Europe, Southern Country in Central /Southeastern Europe bordered by the Alps, with a small coastline at the Adriatic Sea.
155
New Caledonia 18,575 0.01%   Oceania, Melanesia A special collectivity of France located in the southwest Pacific Ocean, east of Australia.
156
Fiji 18,274 0.01%   Oceania, Melanesia An archipelago in the South West Pacific, east of Australia.
157
Kuwait 17,818 0.01%   Middle East Small country on the Arabian Peninsula bordering the Persian Gulf.
158
Swaziland 17,364 0.01%   Africa, Southern Swaziland, officially the Kingdom of Swaziland is a sovereign state in Southern Africa.
159
East Timor 14,874 >0.01%   Asia, South-East East Timor is a small country on the island of Timor in Maritime Southeast Asia, bordered by Indonesia.
160
The Bahamas 13,943 >0.01%   Caribbean Archipelago in the western Atlantic Ocean, southeast of Florida.
161
Montenegro 13,812 >0.01%   Europe, Southern Montenegro is a small Balkan country with a narrow strip of beaches along its Adriatic sea.
162
Vanuatu 12,189 >0.01%   Oceania, Melanesia Vanuatu is a South Pacific Ocean nation made up of roughly 80 islands.
163
Falkland Islands 12,173 >0.01%   America, Southern British Overseas Territory, claimed by Argentina. Excludes South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands.
164
Qatar 11,586 >0.01%   Middle East Qatar, an Arab country occupying the small Qatar Peninsula in the Persian Gulf.
165
The Gambia 11,295 >0.01%   Africa, Western The Gambia is a small West African country along the Gambia River, with a narrow Atlantic coastline, it is surrounded by Senegal.
166
Jamaica 10,991 >0.01%   Caribbean The Caribbean island nation south of Cuba is the birthplace of reggae.
167 KSV Kosovo 10,887 >0.01%   Europe, Southern Kosovo unilaterally declared itself independent to partial recognition, with objections from Serbia, Russia, China and others. Serbia still claims the territory.
168
Lebanon 10,400 <0.01%   Middle East Lebanon, a sovereign country situated north of Israel, with a coastline on the Mediterranean sea.
169
Cyprus 9,251 <0.01%   Asia, Western Includes Northern Cyprus (only recognized by Turkey) and Akrotiri and Dhekelia (British Sovereign Base Areas).
170
Puerto Rico 8,870 <0.01%   Caribbean Commonwealth of the United States.
171
Palestinian territories 6,020 <0.01%   Middle East The figure consists of the West Bank and Gaza Strip.
172
Brunei Darussalam 5,765 <0.01%   Asia, South-East One of the smallest countries in Asia (after Singapore and the Maldives)
173
Trinidad and Tobago 5,130 <0.01%   Caribbean An island nation with two main islands off Venezuela's coast in the southern Caribbean.
174
French Polynesia 4,167 <0.01%   Oceania, Polynesia French overseas collectivity, an archipelago of 118 dispersed islands in the South Pacific Ocean.
175
Cape Verde 4,033 <0.01%   Africa, Western An island nation, an archipelago of 10 volcanic islands in the central Atlantic Ocean, west of Africa.
176
Samoa 2,831 <0.01%   Oceania, Polynesia An island nation in the South Pacific Ocean, formerly known as Western Samoa.
177
Luxembourg 2,586 <0.01%   Europe, Western The Grand Duchy is a landlocked country in Western Europe.
178
Réunion 2,510 <0.01%   Africa, Eastern Former French overseas département. Became a French region and was made part of France proper.
179
Comoros 2,235 <0.01%   Africa, Eastern Listed figure inccludes Mayotte (373 km²). Mayotte is officially an overseas collectivity of France and is not under the sovereignty of Comoros.
180
Mauritius 2,040 <0.01%   Africa, Eastern Includes Agalega Islands, Cargados Carajos Shoals (Saint Brandon), and Rodrigues.
181
Guadeloupe 1,630 <0.01%   Caribbean Former French overseas département that included La Désirade, Marie Galante, Les Saintes, Saint-Barthélemy and Saint Martin (French part). Note that Saint-Barthélemy and Saint Martin became separate overseas collectvities in 2007 and are no longer politically part of Guadeloupe.
182
Faroe Islands 1,393 <0.01%   Europe, Northern A self-governing territory of Denmark.
183
Martinique 1,100 <0.01%   Caribbean Former French overseas département. Became a French region and was made part of France proper.
184
São Tomé and Príncipe
Sao Tome-et-Principe
964 <0.01%   Africa, Central Second smallest country in Africa.
185
Turks and Caicos Islands 948 <0.01%   Caribbean British Overseas Territory. Area includes protected waters.
186
Netherlands Antilles 800 <0.01%   Caribbean Self-governing part of the Netherlands; includes Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius, and Sint Maarten (Dutch part of the island of Saint Martin).
187
Dominica 751 <0.01%   Caribbean An island nation south-southeast of Guadeloupe in the Lesser Antilles region of the Caribbean Sea.
188
Tonga 747 <0.01%   Oceania, Polynesia An archipelago nation comprising 177 small islands in the South Pacific Ocean.
189
Bahrain 741 <0.01%   Middle East The Kingdom of Bahrain, a small island country north of Qatar in the Persian Gulf.
190
Kiribati 726 <0.01%   Oceania, Micronesia Includes three island groups - Gilbert Islands, Line Islands, Phoenix Islands.
191
Singapore 718 <0.01%   Asia, South-East Second smallest Asian country. Official area in 2014 is 718.3 km². Singapore gains in size because of land reclamation off its coasts.
192
Micronesia, Federated States of 702 <0.01%   Oceania, Micronesia Includes Pohnpei (Ponape), Chuuk (Truk) Islands, Yap Islands, and Kosrae (Kosaie).
193
Isle of Man 572 <0.01%   Europe, Northern Crown dependency of the UK.
194
Guam 549 <0.01%   Oceania, Micronesia Organized unincorporated territory of the USA.
195
Saint Lucia 539 <0.01%   Caribbean An island nation in the eastern Caribbean south of Martinique.
196
Northern Mariana Islands 477 <0.01%   Oceania, Micronesia Commonwealth in political union with the USA; includes 14 islands including Saipan, Rota, and Tinian.
197
Andorra 468 <0.01%   Europe, Southern A Principality and a microstate in Southwestern Europe, in the eastern Pyrenees mountains.
198
Palau 459 <0.01%   Oceania, Micronesia An island chain of more than 500 islands, in the Micronesia region of the western Pacific Ocean.
199
Seychelles 455 <0.01%   Africa, Eastern Smallest country in Africa.
200
Antigua and Barbuda 442 <0.01%   Caribbean Includes the island of Redonda, 1.6 km².
201
Barbados 431 <0.01%   Caribbean A sovereign island country within the British Commonwealth, situated in the Lesser Antilles in the Caribbean Sea.
202
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 389 <0.01%   Caribbean (Saint Vincent 344 km²) An island chain country in the Lesser Antilles, south of Saint Lucia.
203
Virgin Islands U.S. 347 <0.01%   Caribbean Unincorporated, organized territory of the USA.
204
Grenada 344 <0.01%   Caribbean An island country in the southeastern Caribbean Sea north of Trinidad and Tobago.
205
Malta 316 <0.01%   Europe, Southern Malta, an island country in the central Mediterranean between Sicily and the North African coast, east of Tunisia.
206
Maldives 298 <0.01%   Asia, South-Central An island nation in the Indian Ocean composed of 26 coral atolls. Smallest country in Asia.
207
Cayman Islands 264 <0.01%   Caribbean A British Overseas Territory.
208
Saint Kitts and Nevis 261 <0.01%   Caribbean Also known as the Federation of Saint Christopher and Nevis, smallest sovereign state in the Americas and in the Western Hemisphere, located east of Puerto Rico.
209
Niue 260 <0.01%   Oceania, Polynesia Self-governing nation in free association with New Zealand.
210
Saint Pierre and Miquelon 242 <0.01%   America, Northern French overseas collectivity; includes eight small islands in the Saint Pierre and the Miquelon groups.
211
Cook Islands 236 <0.01%   Oceania, Polynesia Self-governing in free association with New Zealand.
212
American Samoa 199 <0.01%   Oceania, Polynesia Unorganized, unincorporated territory of the USA; includes Rose Island and Swains Island.
213
Marshall Islands 181 <0.01%   Oceania, Micronesia Includes the atolls of Bikini, Enewetak, Kwajalein, Majuro, Rongelap, and Utirik.
214
Aruba 180 <0.01%   Caribbean Self-governing part of the Netherlands.
215
Liechtenstein 160 <0.01%   Europe, Western Smallest country in the world that borders more than one other country.
216
British Virgin Islands 151 <0.01%   Caribbean British Overseas Territory; comprised of 16 inhabited and more than 20 uninhabited islands; includes the island of Anegada.
217
Wallis and Futuna 142 <0.01%   Oceania, Polynesia French overseas collectivity; includes Île Uvéa (Wallis Island), Île Futuna (Futuna Island), Île Alofi, and 20 islets.
218
Saint Helena 122 <0.01%   Africa, Western British Overseas Territory; excluding dependencies.
219
Jersey 116 <0.01%   Europe, Northern Crown dependency of the UK.
220
Montserrat 102 <0.01%   Caribbean British Overseas Territory.
221
Tristan da Cunha 98 <0.01%   South Atlantic Ocean Dependency of St Helena (UK). Area refers to the only inhabited island.
222
Anguilla 91 <0.01%   Caribbean A British Overseas Territory.
223
Ascension Island 88 <0.01%   South Atlantic Ocean Dependency of the British Overseas Territory of Saint Helena.
224
Guernsey 78 <0.01%   Europe, Northern Crown dependency of the UK; includes Alderney, Guernsey, Herm, Sark, and some other smaller islands.
225
San Marino 61 <0.01%   Europe, Southern third smallest country in Europe, an enclaved microstate surrounded by Italy
226
Bermuda 53 <0.01%   Caribbean British Overseas Territory.
227
Norfolk Island 36 <0.01%   Oceania, Australia Self-governing area of Australia.
228
Tuvalu 26 <0.01%   Oceania, Polynesia Second smallest country in Oceania.
229
Nauru 21 <0.01%   Oceania, Micronesia Smallest country in Oceania, smallest island nation in the world, and third smallest country in the world.
230
Tokelau 12 <0.01%   Oceania/Australia Territory of New Zealand.
231
Gibraltar 6 <0.01%   Europe, Southern British Overseas Territory.
232
Pitcairn Islands 5 <0.01%   Oceania, Polynesia British Overseas Territory and smallest dependent territory in the world.
233
Monaco 1.95 <0.01%   Europe, Southern Second smallest country in the world.
234
Vatican City 0.44 <0.01%   Europe, Southern Smallest country in the world. Home of the Pope and the governing body of the Roman Catholic Church (Holy See).
 

Sources:
Demographic Yearbook Table 3:
Population by sex, rate of population increase, surface area and density
,
United Nations Statistics Division


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CIA - The World Factbook -- Rank Order - Area
EB - Encyclopaedia Britannica
Wikipedia: List of countries and outlying territories by total area

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Demographic Data for Continents and Regions of the World.

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