Bhutan: Land area

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Land area in sq. km

 Latest value 38,140
 Year 2021
 Measure sq. km
 Data availability 1961 - 2021
 Average 43,051
 Min - Max 38,117 - 46,723
 Source Food and Agriculture Organization
For that indicator, we provide data for Bhutan from 1961 to 2021. The average value for Bhutan during that period was 43051 sq. km with a minimum of 38117 sq. km in 2004 and a maximum of 46723 sq. km in 1961. The latest value from 2021 is 38140 sq. km. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 196 countries is 655985 sq. km. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Bhutan - Land area - Recent values chart

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Bhutan - Land area - historical chart - 1961-2021

Definition: Land area is a country's total area, excluding area under inland water bodies, national claims to continental shelf, and exclusive economic zones. In most cases the definition of inland water bodies includes major rivers and lakes.

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