* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

Land area in sq. km, 2020 - Country rankings:

The average for 2020 based on 197 countries was 667143 sq. km.The highest value was in Russia: 16376870 sq. km and the lowest value was in Monaco: 2 sq. km. The indicator is available from 1961 to 2021. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: sq. km; Source: Food and Agriculture Organization
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* indicates monthly or quarterly data series


Countries Land area, 2020 Global rank Available data
Russia 16376870 1 1961 - 2021
China 9424703 2 1961 - 2021
USA 9147420 3 1961 - 2021
Canada 8965590 4 1961 - 2021
Brazil 8358140 5 1961 - 2021
Australia 7692020 6 1961 - 2021
India 2973190 7 1961 - 2021
Argentina 2736690 8 1961 - 2021
Kazakhstan 2699700 9 1961 - 2021
Euro area 2682453 10 1961 - 2021
Algeria 2381741 11 1961 - 2021
DR Congo 2267050 12 1961 - 2021
Saudi Arabia 2149690 13 1961 - 2021
Mexico 1943950 14 1961 - 2021
Indonesia 1877519 15 1961 - 2021
Sudan 1849234 16 1961 - 2021
Libya 1759540 17 1961 - 2021
Iran 1628760 18 1961 - 2021
Mongolia 1557255 19 1961 - 2021
Peru 1280000 20 1961 - 2021
Niger 1266700 21 1961 - 2021
Chad 1259200 22 1961 - 2021
Angola 1246700 23 1961 - 2021
Mali 1220190 24 1961 - 2021
South Africa 1213090 25 1961 - 2021
Ethiopia 1129300 26 1961 - 2021
Colombia 1109500 27 1961 - 2021
Bolivia 1083300 28 1961 - 2021
Mauritania 1030700 29 1961 - 2021
Egypt 995450 30 1961 - 2021
Nigeria 910770 31 1961 - 2021
Tanzania 885800 32 1961 - 2021
Venezuela 882050 33 1961 - 2021
Namibia 823290 34 1961 - 2021
Mozambique 786380 35 1961 - 2021
Pakistan 770880 36 1961 - 2021
Turkey 769630 37 1961 - 2021
Chile 743532 38 1961 - 2021
Zambia 743390 39 1961 - 2021
Afghanistan 652860 40 1961 - 2021
Burma 652790 41 1961 - 2021
Somalia 627340 42 1961 - 2021
C.A. Republic 622980 43 1961 - 2021
Madagascar 581800 44 1961 - 2021
Ukraine 579400 45 1961 - 2021
Kenya 569140 46 1961 - 2021
Botswana 566730 47 1961 - 2021
France 547557 48 1961 - 2021
Yemen 527970 49 1961 - 2021
Thailand 510890 50 1961 - 2021
Spain 499603 51 1961 - 2021
Cameroon 472710 52 1961 - 2021
Turkmenistan 469930 53 1961 - 2021
Papua N.G. 452860 54 1961 - 2021
Morocco 446300 55 1961 - 2021
Uzbekistan 440555 56 1961 - 2021
Iraq 434128 57 1961 - 2021
Sweden 407310 58 1961 - 2021
Paraguay 397300 59 1961 - 2021
Zimbabwe 386850 60 1961 - 2021
Norway 365108 61 1961 - 2021
Japan 364500 62 1961 - 2021
Germany 349380 63 1961 - 2021
R. of Congo 341500 64 1961 - 2021
Malaysia 328550 65 1961 - 2021
Ivory Coast 318000 66 1961 - 2021
Vietnam 310070 67 1961 - 2021
Oman 309500 68 1961 - 2021
Poland 306170 69 1961 - 2021
Finland 303920 70 1961 - 2021
Philippines 298170 71 1961 - 2021
Italy 297730 72 1961 - 2021
Burkina Faso 273600 73 1961 - 2021
New Zealand 263310 74 1961 - 2021
Gabon 257670 75 1961 - 2021
Ecuador 248360 76 1961 - 2021
Guinea 245720 77 1961 - 2021
UK 241930 78 1961 - 2021
Laos 230800 79 1961 - 2021
Romania 230080 80 1961 - 2021
Ghana 227540 81 1961 - 2021
Belarus 202980 82 1961 - 2021
Uganda 200520 83 1961 - 2021
Guyana 196850 84 1961 - 2021
Senegal 192530 85 1961 - 2021
Kyrgyzstan 191800 86 1961 - 2021
Syria 183630 87 1961 - 2021
Cambodia 176520 88 1961 - 2021
Uruguay 175020 89 1961 - 2021
Suriname 156000 90 1961 - 2021
Tunisia 155360 91 1961 - 2021
Nepal 143350 92 1961 - 2021
Tajikistan 138790 93 1961 - 2021
Bangladesh 130170 94 1961 - 2021
Greece 128900 95 1961 - 2021
North Korea 120410 96 1961 - 2021
Nicaragua 120340 97 1961 - 2021
Benin 112760 98 1961 - 2021
Honduras 111890 99 1961 - 2021
Bulgaria 108560 100 1961 - 2021
Guatemala 107160 101 1961 - 2021
Eritrea 101000 102 1961 - 2021
Iceland 100830 103 1961 - 2021
South Korea 97520 104 1961 - 2021
Liberia 96320 105 1961 - 2021
Malawi 94280 106 1961 - 2021
Portugal 91606 107 1961 - 2021
Hungary 91260 108 1961 - 2021
Jordan 88780 109 1961 - 2021
Serbia 87460 110 1961 - 2021
Azerbaijan 82654 111 1961 - 2021
Austria 82520 112 1961 - 2021
Czechia 77200 113 1961 - 2021
Panama 74177 114 1961 - 2021
Sierra Leone 72180 115 1961 - 2021
UA Emirates 71020 116 1961 - 2021
Georgia 69490 117 1961 - 2021
Ireland 68890 118 1961 - 2021
Lithuania 62630 119 1961 - 2021
Latvia 62090 120 1961 - 2021
Sri Lanka 61864 121 1961 - 2021
Croatia 56590 122 1961 - 2021
Togo 54390 123 1961 - 2021
Bosnia & Herz. 51200 124 1961 - 2021
Costa Rica 51060 125 1961 - 2021
Domin. Rep. 48310 126 1961 - 2021
Slovakia 48080 127 1961 - 2021
Estonia 43470 128 1961 - 2021
Denmark 40000 129 1961 - 2021
Switzerland 39516 130 1961 - 2021
Bhutan 38140 131 1961 - 2021
Netherlands 33670 132 1961 - 2021
Moldova 32885 133 1961 - 2021
Lesotho 30360 134 1961 - 2021
Belgium 30280 135 1961 - 2021
Armenia 28470 136 1961 - 2021
G.-Bissau 28120 137 1961 - 2021
Eq. Guinea 28050 138 1961 - 2021
Solomon Isl. 27990 139 1961 - 2021
Haiti 27560 140 1961 - 2021
Albania 27400 141 1961 - 2021
Burundi 25680 142 1961 - 2021
North Macedonia 25220 143 1961 - 2021
Rwanda 24670 144 1961 - 2021
Djibouti 23180 145 1961 - 2021
Belize 22810 146 1961 - 2021
Israel 21640 147 1961 - 2021
El Salvador 20720 148 1961 - 2021
Slovenia 20136 149 1961 - 2021
N. Caledonia 18280 150 1961 - 2021
Fiji 18270 151 1961 - 2021
Kuwait 17820 152 1961 - 2021
Swaziland 17200 153 1961 - 2021
Montenegro 13450 154 1961 - 2021
Vanuatu 12190 155 1961 - 2021
Qatar 11490 156 1961 - 2021
Jamaica 10830 157 1961 - 2021
Lebanon 10230 158 1961 - 2021
Gambia 10120 159 1961 - 2021
Bahamas 10010 160 1961 - 2021
Cyprus 9240 161 1961 - 2021
Puerto Rico 8870 162 1961 - 2021
Palestine 6020 163 1961 - 2021
Brunei 5270 164 1961 - 2021
Tr.&Tobago 5130 165 1961 - 2021
Cape Verde 4030 166 1961 - 2021
Samoa 2830 167 1961 - 2021
Luxembourg 2430 168 2000 - 2021
Mauritius 2030 169 1961 - 2021
Comoros 1861 170 1961 - 2021
Faroe Isl. 1396 171 1961 - 2021
Hong Kong 1050 172 1961 - 2021
S.T.&Principe 960 173 1961 - 2021
Kiribati 810 174 1961 - 2021
Bahrain 780 175 1961 - 2021
Dominica 750 176 1961 - 2021
Tonga 720 177 1961 - 2021
Singapore 709 178 1961 - 2021
Micronesia 700 179 1991 - 2021
Saint Lucia 610 180 1961 - 2021
Andorra 470 181 1961 - 2021
Palau 460 182 1991 - 2021
Seychelles 460 183 1961 - 2021
Ant.& Barb. 440 184 1961 - 2021
Barbados 430 185 1961 - 2021
St. Vincent & ... 390 186 1961 - 2021
Grenada 340 187 1961 - 2021
Malta 320 188 1961 - 2021
Maldives 300 189 1961 - 2021
Aruba 180 190 1961 - 2021
Liechtenstein 160 191 1961 - 2021
San Marino 60 192 1961 - 2021
Bermuda 54 193 1961 - 2021
Macao 33 194 1961 - 2021
Tuvalu 30 195 1961 - 2021
Gibraltar 10 196 1961 - 2021
Monaco 2 197 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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