This is a list of the world's countries and their dependent territories by area, ranked by total area.. Entries in this list include, but are not limited to, those in the ISO 3166-1 standard, which includes sovereign states and dependent territories.
People also ask
What are countries and dependencies by population?
How are dependent territories and constituent countries classified?
Are there dependent territories that are part of sovereign states?
What kind of countries are included in ISO 3166?
This is a list of countries by total area. The total area is the sum of all land and Inland water bodies (lakes, reservoirs, rivers). Data is taken from the United Nations Statistics Division.
Largest country in the Western Hemisphere by total area (second largest by land area, after United States), with the largest surface area of water. Total area and water area figures include area covered by freshwater only, and do not include internal waters (non-freshwater) of about 1,600,000 km 2 , or territorial waters of 200,000 km 2  
This is a list of countries and dependencies by population.It includes sovereign states, inhabited dependent territories and, in some cases, constituent countries of sovereign states, with inclusion within the list being primarily based on the ISO standard ISO 3166-1.
Talk:List of countries and dependencies by area/Archive 1#Rank-order column (1,2,3) could be static and separate: POV tagged: 1: Talk:List of countries and dependencies by area/Archive 1#POV tagged: List of Countries where the numbers to not add up. 4: Talk:List of countries and dependencies by area/Archive 1#List of Countries where the numbers ...
This is a list of countries and dependent territories ranked by population density, measured by the number of human inhabitants per square kilometer, and also sortable by total area and by population. The list includes sovereign states and self-governing dependent territories based upon the ISO standard ISO 3166-1.
Compare the pages List of countries and dependencies by population with List of countries by population (United Nations), the first currently has the numbering (although perhaps not for much longer) and the second is a clean UN based list (ISO anyway gets its data from the UN) numbered solely for convenience. I know which one I prefer.
Countries with the most people are at the top of the list. Countries with the fewest people are at the bottom. This list comes from a book called CIA World Factbook 2005. Also see: List of countries, List of countries by area, List of countries by population density. Sovereign states and dependencies by population
List of countries and dependencies by area Dymaxion map of the world with the 30 largest countries and territories by total area according to the table below, roughly to scale This is a list of the world's countries and their dependent territories by area, ranked by total area.