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Modern States - Ranked by Area

Rank
country (sq km)
1 Russia
17,098,242
2 Canada
9,984,670
3 United States
9,826,675
4 China
9,596,961
5 Brazil
8,514,877
6 Australia
7,741,220
7 India
3,287,263
8 Argentina
2,780,400
9 Kazakhstan
2,724,900
10 Sudan
2,505,813
11 Algeria
2,381,741
12 Congo, Democratic Republic of the
2,344,858
13 Greenland
2,166,086
14 Saudi Arabia
2,149,690
15 Mexico
1,964,375
16 Indonesia
1,904,569
17 Libya
1,759,540
18 Iran
1,648,195
19 Mongolia
1,564,116
20 Peru
1,285,216
21 Chad
1,284,000
22 Niger
1,267,000
23 Angola
1,246,700
24 Mali
1,240,192
25 South Africa
1,219,090
26 Colombia
1,138,914
27 Ethiopia
1,104,300
28 Bolivia
1,098,581
29 Mauritania
1,030,700
30 Egypt
1,001,450
31 Tanzania
947,300
32 Nigeria
923,768
33 Venezuela
912,050
34 Namibia
824,292
35 Mozambique
799,380
36 Pakistan
796,095
37 Turkey
783,562
38 Chile
756,102
39 Zambia
752,618
40 Burma
676,578
41 Afghanistan
652,230
42 France
643,427
43 Somalia
637,657
44 Central African Republic
622,984
45 Ukraine
603,550
46 Madagascar
587,041
47 Botswana
581,730
48 Kenya
580,367
49 Yemen
527,968
50 Thailand
513,120
51 Spain
505,370
52 Turkmenistan
488,100
53 Cameroon
475,440
54 Papua New Guinea
462,840
55 Sweden
450,295
56 Uzbekistan
447,400
57 Morocco
446,550
58 Iraq
438,317
59 Paraguay
406,752
60 Zimbabwe
390,757
61 Japan
377,915
62 Germany
357,022
63 Congo, Republic of the
342,000
64 Finland
338,145
65 Vietnam
331,210
66 Malaysia
329,847
67 Norway
323,802
68 Cote d'Ivoire
322,463
69 Poland
312,685
70 Oman
309,500
71 Italy
301,340
72 Philippines
300,000
73 Ecuador
283,561
74 Burkina Faso
274,200
75 New Zealand
267,710
76 Gabon
267,667
77 Western Sahara
266,000
78 Guinea
245,857
79 United Kingdom
243,610
80 Uganda
241,038
81 Ghana
238,533
82 Romania
238,391
83 Laos
236,800
84 Guyana
214,969
85 Belarus
207,600
86 Kyrgyzstan
199,951
87 Senegal
196,722
88 Syria
185,180
89 Cambodia
181,035
90 Uruguay
176,215
91 Suriname
163,820
92 Tunisia
163,610
93 Nepal
147,181
94 Bangladesh
143,998
95 Tajikistan
143,100
96 Greece
131,957
97 Nicaragua
130,370
98 Korea, North
120,538
99 Malawi
118,484
100 Eritrea
117,600
101 Benin
112,622
102 Honduras
112,090
103 Liberia
111,369
104 Bulgaria
110,879
105 Cuba
110,860
106 Guatemala
108,889
107 Iceland
103,000
108 Korea, South
99,720
109 Hungary
93,028
110 Portugal
92,090
111 Jordan
89,342
112 Azerbaijan
86,600
113 Austria
83,871
114 United Arab Emirates
83,600
115 Czech Republic
78,867
116 Serbia
77,474
117 Panama
75,420
118 Sierra Leone
71,740
119 Ireland
70,273
120 Georgia
69,700
121 Sri Lanka
65,610
122 Lithuania
65,300
123 Latvia
64,589
124 Svalbard
62,045
125 Togo
56,785
126 Croatia
56,594
127 British Indian Ocean Territory
54,400
128 Bosnia and Herzegovina
51,197
129 Costa Rica
51,100
130 Slovakia
49,035
131 Dominican Republic
48,670
132 Estonia
45,228
133 Denmark
43,094
134 Netherlands
41,543
135 Switzerland
41,277
136 Bhutan
38,394
137 Guinea-Bissau
36,125
138 Taiwan
35,980
139 Moldova
33,851
140 Belgium
30,528
141 Lesotho
30,355
142 Armenia
29,743
143 Solomon Islands
28,896
144 Albania
28,748
145 Equatorial Guinea
28,051
146 Burundi
27,830
147 Haiti
27,750
148 Rwanda
26,338
149 Macedonia
25,713
150 Djibouti
23,200
151 Belize
22,966
152 Israel
22,072
153 El Salvador
21,041
154 Slovenia
20,273
155 New Caledonia
18,575
156 Fiji
18,274
157 Kuwait
17,818
158 Swaziland
17,364
159 Timor-Leste
14,874
160 Bahamas, The
13,880
161 Montenegro
13,812
162 Puerto Rico
13,790
163 Vanuatu
12,189
164 Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
12,173
165 Qatar
11,586
166 Gambia, The
11,295
167 Jamaica
10,991
168 Kosovo
10,887
169 Lebanon
10,400
170 Cyprus
9,251
171 West Bank
5,860
172 Brunei
5,765
173 Trinidad and Tobago
5,128
174 French Polynesia
4,167
175 Cape Verde
4,033
176 South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
3,903
177 Samoa
2,831
178 Luxembourg
2,586
179 Comoros
2,235
180 Mauritius
2,040
181 Virgin Islands
1,910
182 Faroe Islands
1,393
183 Hong Kong
1,104
184 Sao Tome and Principe
964
185 Turks and Caicos Islands
948
186 Kiribati
811
187 Netherlands Antilles
800
188 Dominica
751
189 Tonga
747
190 Bahrain
741
191 Micronesia, Federated States of
702
192 Singapore
697
193 Saint Lucia
616
194 Isle of Man
572
195 Andorra
468
196 Northern Mariana Islands
464
197 Palau
459
198 Seychelles
455
199 Curacao
444
200 Antigua and Barbuda
443
201 Barbados
430
202 Heard Island and McDonald Islands
412
203 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
389
204 Jan Mayen
377
205 Mayotte
374
206 Gaza Strip
360
207 Grenada
344
208 Malta
316
209 Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha
308
210 Maldives
298
211 Cayman Islands
264
212 Saint Kitts and Nevis
261
213 Niue
260
214 Saint Pierre and Miquelon
242
215 Cook Islands
236
216 American Samoa
199
217 Marshall Islands
181
218 Aruba
180
219 Liechtenstein
160
220 British Virgin Islands
151
221 Wallis and Futuna
142
222 Christmas Island
135
223 Dhekelia
131
224 Akrotiri
123
225 Jersey
116
226 Montserrat
102
227 Anguilla
91
228 Guernsey
78
229 San Marino
61
230 French Southern and Antarctic Lands
55
231 Saint Martin
54
232 Bermuda
54
233 Bouvet Island
49
234 Pitcairn Islands
47
235 Norfolk Island
36
236 Sint Maarten
34
237 Macau
28
238 Tuvalu
26
239 United States Pacific Island Wildlife Refuges
22
240 Nauru
21
241 Cocos (Keeling) Islands
14
242 Tokelau
12
243 Gibraltar
7
244 Wake Island
7
245 Clipperton Island
6
246 Navassa Island
5
247 Ashmore and Cartier Islands
5
248 Spratly Islands
5
249 Coral Sea Islands
3
250 Monaco
2
251 Holy See (Vatican City)
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