Largest Countries in the World (by land area)

The largest country in the world is Russia with a land area of 16,376,870 Km² (6,323,142 mi²), equivalent to 11% of the total world's landmass of 148,940,000 Km² (57,510,000 square miles). Below is the list of the largest 20 countries and, following, the full list of all countries and dependencies ranked by land area.

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#CountryArea
(Km²)
Area
(mi²)
% of world
landmass
1 Russia 16,376,870 6,323,142 11.0 %
2 China 9,388,211 3,624,807 6.3 %
3 United States 9,147,420 3,531,837 6.1 %
4 Canada 9,093,510 3,511,022 6.1 %
5 Brazil 8,358,140 3,227,095 5.6 %
6 Australia 7,682,300 2,966,151 5.2 %
7 India 2,973,190 1,147,955 2.0 %
8 Argentina 2,736,690 1,056,641 1.8 %
9 Kazakhstan 2,699,700 1,042,360 1.8 %
10 Algeria 2,381,740 919,595 1.6 %
11 DR Congo 2,267,050 875,313 1.5 %
12 Saudi Arabia 2,149,690 830,000 1.4 %
13 Mexico 1,943,950 750,563 1.3 %
14 Indonesia 1,811,570 699,451 1.2 %
15 Sudan 1,765,048 681,489 1.2 %
16 Libya 1,759,540 679,362 1.2 %
17 Iran 1,628,550 628,786 1.1 %
18 Mongolia 1,553,560 599,833 1.0 %
19 Peru 1,280,000 494,211 0.9 %
20 Niger 1,266,700 489,075 0.9 %

Full list of countries (and dependencies) ranked by land area

#CountryArea
(Km²)
Area
(mi²)
% of world
landmass
1 Russia 16,376,870 6,323,142 10.996 %
2 China 9,388,211 3,624,807 6.303 %
3 United States 9,147,420 3,531,837 6.142 %
4 Canada 9,093,510 3,511,022 6.105 %
5 Brazil 8,358,140 3,227,095 5.612 %
6 Australia 7,682,300 2,966,151 5.158 %
7 India 2,973,190 1,147,955 1.996 %
8 Argentina 2,736,690 1,056,641 1.837 %
9 Kazakhstan 2,699,700 1,042,360 1.813 %
10 Algeria 2,381,740 919,595 1.599 %
11 DR Congo 2,267,050 875,313 1.522 %
12 Saudi Arabia 2,149,690 830,000 1.443 %
13 Mexico 1,943,950 750,563 1.305 %
14 Indonesia 1,811,570 699,451 1.216 %
15 Sudan 1,765,048 681,489 1.185 %
16 Libya 1,759,540 679,362 1.181 %
17 Iran 1,628,550 628,786 1.093 %
18 Mongolia 1,553,560 599,833 1.043 %
19 Peru 1,280,000 494,211 0.859 %
20 Niger 1,266,700 489,075 0.850 %
21 Chad 1,259,200 486,180 0.845 %
22 Angola 1,246,700 481,353 0.837 %
23 Mali 1,220,190 471,118 0.819 %
24 South Africa 1,213,090 468,376 0.814 %
25 Colombia 1,109,500 428,380 0.745 %
26 Bolivia 1,083,300 418,264 0.727 %
27 Mauritania 1,030,700 397,955 0.692 %
28 Ethiopia 1,000,000 386,102 0.671 %
29 Egypt 995,450 384,345 0.668 %
30 Nigeria 910,770 351,650 0.612 %
31 Tanzania 885,800 342,009 0.595 %
32 Venezuela 882,050 340,561 0.592 %
33 Namibia 823,290 317,874 0.553 %
34 Mozambique 786,380 303,623 0.528 %
35 Pakistan 770,880 297,638 0.518 %
36 Turkey 769,630 297,156 0.517 %
37 Chile 743,532 287,079 0.499 %
38 Zambia 743,390 287,024 0.499 %
39 Myanmar 653,290 252,237 0.439 %
40 Afghanistan 652,860 252,071 0.438 %
41 Somalia 627,340 242,217 0.421 %
42 Central African Republic 622,980 240,534 0.418 %
43 South Sudan 610,952 235,890 0.410 %
44 Madagascar 581,795 224,632 0.391 %
45 Ukraine 579,320 223,677 0.389 %
46 Kenya 569,140 219,746 0.382 %
47 Botswana 566,730 218,816 0.381 %
48 France 547,557 211,413 0.368 %
49 Yemen 527,970 203,850 0.354 %
50 Thailand 510,890 197,256 0.343 %
51 Spain 498,800 192,588 0.335 %
52 Cameroon 472,710 182,514 0.317 %
53 Turkmenistan 469,930 181,441 0.316 %
54 Papua New Guinea 452,860 174,850 0.304 %
55 Morocco 446,300 172,317 0.300 %
56 Iraq 434,320 167,692 0.292 %
57 Uzbekistan 425,400 164,248 0.286 %
58 Greenland 410,450 158,476 0.276 %
59 Sweden 410,340 158,433 0.276 %
60 Paraguay 397,300 153,398 0.267 %
61 Zimbabwe 386,850 149,364 0.260 %
62 Norway 365,268 141,031 0.245 %
63 Japan 364,555 140,755 0.245 %
64 Germany 348,560 134,580 0.234 %
65 Congo 341,500 131,854 0.229 %
66 Malaysia 328,550 126,854 0.221 %
67 Côte d'Ivoire 318,000 122,780 0.214 %
68 Viet Nam 310,070 119,719 0.208 %
69 Oman 309,500 119,499 0.208 %
70 Poland 306,230 118,236 0.206 %
71 Finland 303,890 117,333 0.204 %
72 Philippines 298,170 115,124 0.200 %
73 Italy 294,140 113,568 0.197 %
74 Burkina Faso 273,600 105,638 0.184 %
75 Western Sahara 266,000 102,703 0.179 %
76 New Zealand 263,310 101,665 0.177 %
77 Gabon 257,670 99,487 0.173 %
78 Ecuador 248,360 95,892 0.167 %
79 Guinea 245,720 94,873 0.165 %
80 United Kingdom 241,930 93,410 0.162 %
81 Laos 230,800 89,112 0.155 %
82 Romania 230,170 88,869 0.155 %
83 Ghana 227,540 87,854 0.153 %
84 Belarus 202,910 78,344 0.136 %
85 Uganda 199,810 77,147 0.134 %
86 Guyana 196,850 76,004 0.132 %
87 Senegal 192,530 74,336 0.129 %
88 Kyrgyzstan 191,800 74,054 0.129 %
89 Syria 183,630 70,900 0.123 %
90 Cambodia 176,520 68,155 0.119 %
91 Uruguay 175,020 67,576 0.118 %
92 Suriname 156,000 60,232 0.105 %
93 Tunisia 155,360 59,985 0.104 %
94 Nepal 143,350 55,348 0.096 %
95 Tajikistan 139,960 54,039 0.094 %
96 Bangladesh 130,170 50,259 0.087 %
97 Greece 128,900 49,769 0.087 %
98 North Korea 120,410 46,491 0.081 %
99 Nicaragua 120,340 46,464 0.081 %
100 Benin 112,760 43,537 0.076 %
101 Honduras 111,890 43,201 0.075 %
102 Bulgaria 108,560 41,915 0.073 %
103 Guatemala 107,160 41,375 0.072 %
104 Cuba 106,440 41,097 0.071 %
105 Eritrea 101,000 38,996 0.068 %
106 Iceland 100,250 38,707 0.067 %
107 South Korea 97,230 37,541 0.065 %
108 Liberia 96,320 37,189 0.065 %
109 Malawi 94,280 36,402 0.063 %
110 Portugal 91,590 35,363 0.061 %
111 Hungary 90,530 34,954 0.061 %
112 Jordan 88,780 34,278 0.060 %
113 Serbia 87,460 33,768 0.059 %
114 United Arab Emirates 83,600 32,278 0.056 %
115 Azerbaijan 82,658 31,914 0.055 %
116 Austria 82,409 31,818 0.055 %
117 French Guiana 82,200 31,738 0.055 %
118 Czech Republic 77,240 29,823 0.052 %
119 Panama 74,340 28,703 0.050 %
120 Sierra Leone 72,180 27,869 0.048 %
121 Georgia 69,490 26,830 0.047 %
122 Ireland 68,890 26,599 0.046 %
123 Sri Lanka 62,710 24,212 0.042 %
124 Lithuania 62,674 24,199 0.042 %
125 Latvia 62,200 24,016 0.042 %
126 Croatia 55,960 21,606 0.038 %
127 Togo 54,390 21,000 0.037 %
128 Costa Rica 51,060 19,714 0.034 %
129 Bosnia and Herzegovina 51,000 19,691 0.034 %
130 Dominican Republic 48,320 18,656 0.032 %
131 Slovakia 48,088 18,567 0.032 %
132 Denmark 42,430 16,382 0.028 %
133 Estonia 42,390 16,367 0.028 %
134 Switzerland 39,516 15,257 0.027 %
135 Bhutan 38,117 14,717 0.026 %
136 Taiwan 35,410 13,672 0.024 %
137 Netherlands 33,720 13,019 0.023 %
138 Moldova 32,850 12,683 0.022 %
139 Lesotho 30,360 11,722 0.020 %
140 Belgium 30,280 11,691 0.020 %
141 Armenia 28,470 10,992 0.019 %
142 Guinea-Bissau 28,120 10,857 0.019 %
143 Equatorial Guinea 28,050 10,830 0.019 %
144 Solomon Islands 27,990 10,807 0.019 %
145 Haiti 27,560 10,641 0.019 %
146 Albania 27,400 10,579 0.018 %
147 Burundi 25,680 9,915 0.017 %
148 Republic of Macedonia 25,220 9,737 0.017 %
149 Rwanda 24,670 9,525 0.017 %
150 Djibouti 23,180 8,950 0.016 %
151 Belize 22,810 8,807 0.015 %
152 Israel 21,640 8,355 0.015 %
153 El Salvador 20,720 8,000 0.014 %
154 Slovenia 20,140 7,776 0.014 %
155 New Caledonia 18,280 7,058 0.012 %
156 Fiji 18,270 7,054 0.012 %
157 Kuwait 17,820 6,880 0.012 %
158 Swaziland 17,200 6,641 0.012 %
159 Timor-Leste 14,870 5,741 0.010 %
160 Montenegro 13,450 5,193 0.009 %
161 Vanuatu 12,190 4,707 0.008 %
162 Falkland Islands 12,170 4,699 0.008 %
163 Qatar 11,610 4,483 0.008 %
164 Jamaica 10,830 4,181 0.007 %
165 Lebanon 10,230 3,950 0.007 %
166 Gambia 10,120 3,907 0.007 %
167 Bahamas 10,010 3,865 0.007 %
168 Cyprus 9,240 3,568 0.006 %
169 Puerto Rico 8,870 3,425 0.006 %
170 State of Palestine 6,020 2,324 0.004 %
171 Brunei Darussalam 5,270 2,035 0.004 %
172 Trinidad and Tobago 5,130 1,981 0.003 %
173 Cabo Verde 4,030 1,556 0.003 %
174 French Polynesia 3,660 1,413 0.002 %
175 Samoa 2,830 1,093 0.002 %
176 Luxembourg 2,590 1,000 0.002 %
177 Réunion 2,500 965 0.002 %
178 Mauritius 2,030 784 0.001 %
179 Comoros 1,861 719 0.001 %
180 Guadeloupe 1,690 653 0.001 %
181 Faeroe Islands 1,396 539 0.001 %
182 Martinique 1,060 409 0.001 %
183 China, Hong Kong SAR 1,050 405 0.001 %
184 Sao Tome and Principe 960 371 0.001 %
185 Turks and Caicos Islands 950 367 0.001 %
186 Kiribati 810 313 0.001 %
187 Bahrain 760 293 0.001 %
188 Dominica 750 290 0.001 %
189 Tonga 720 278 0.000 %
190 Singapore 700 270 0.000 %
190 Micronesia 700 270 0.000 %
191 Saint Lucia 610 236 0.000 %
192 Isle of Man 570 220 0.000 %
193 Guam 540 208 0.000 %
194 Andorra 470 181 0.000 %
195 Seychelles 460 178 0.000 %
195 Northern Mariana Islands 460 178 0.000 %
195 Palau 460 178 0.000 %
196 Curaçao 444 171 0.000 %
197 Antigua and Barbuda 440 170 0.000 %
198 Barbados 430 166 0.000 %
199 Saint Helena 390 151 0.000 %
199 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 390 151 0.000 %
200 Mayotte 375 145 0.000 %
201 United States Virgin Islands 350 135 0.000 %
202 Grenada 340 131 0.000 %
203 Caribbean Netherlands 328 127 0.000 %
204 Malta 320 124 0.000 %
205 Maldives 300 116 0.000 %
206 Saint Kitts and Nevis 260 100 0.000 %
206 Niue 260 100 0.000 %
207 Cayman Islands 240 93 0.000 %
207 Cook Islands 240 93 0.000 %
208 Saint Pierre and Miquelon 230 89 0.000 %
209 American Samoa 200 77 0.000 %
210 Channel Islands 190 73 0.000 %
211 Aruba 180 69 0.000 %
211 Marshall Islands 180 69 0.000 %
212 Liechtenstein 160 62 0.000 %
213 British Virgin Islands 150 58 0.000 %
214 Wallis and Futuna Islands 140 54 0.000 %
215 Montserrat 100 39 0.000 %
216 Anguilla 90 35 0.000 %
217 San Marino 60 23 0.000 %
218 Bermuda 50 19 0.000 %
219 Sint Maarten 34 13 0.000 %
220 China, Macao SAR 30 12 0.000 %
220 Tuvalu 30 12 0.000 %
221 Nauru 20 8 0.000 %
222 Gibraltar 10 4 0.000 %
222 Tokelau 10 4 0.000 %
223 Monaco 1 1 0.000 %
224 Holy See 0 0 0.000 %
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