(measure: sq. km; Source: Food and Agriculture Organization)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
USA: Land area in sq. km
For that indicator, we provide data for the USA from 1961 to 2018. The average value for the USA during that period was 9157180 sq. km with a minimum of 9147420 sq. km in 2008 and a maximum of 9161920 sq. km in 2000.
The latest value from 2018 is 9147420 sq. km. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 119
countries is 763099 sq. km.
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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.