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What's the Biggest Country in the World?

The largest country in the world is Russia, with a size of 17 million square kilometers. Russia represents a total of 11% of the world's total area. After Russia, the world's largest countries are Canada, the United States, China, Brazil, and Australia.

The Largest Countries in the World

What's the Biggest City in the World?

Shanghai is the most populated city in the world with a total population of 24.1 million people. After Shanghai, the largest cities are Beijing, Karachi, Istanbul, and Dhaka.

The 10 Largest Cities in the World

Which Country Has the Largest Army?

China has the largest active military in the world with over 2 million members. India has the second-largest military with 1.11 members and the United States has the third-largest military with 1.36 million members.

29 Largest Armies In The World

What's the Smallest Country in the World?

Vatican City holds the distinction of being the world's smallest country, with a size of only 0.44 square kilometers, or 0.17 square miles. The other smallest countries are Monaco, Nauru, Tuvalu, San Marino, Liechtenstein, and the Marshall Islands.

The 10 Smallest Countries In The World

Where the World's Most Visited Countries?

France receives more visitors than any other country in the world, with an average of 82 million visitors per year. Tied for second place is the United States and SPain, each with 75.6 million visitors.

The World's Most Visited Countries

What Are the Least Populated Countries in the World?

With a population of only 1,000 people, Vatican City is the smallest country in the world by population. Tuvalu and Nauru, both South Pacific nations, also have small populations of 11,052 and 11,359 people, respectively. The next smallest countries are Palau with 21,431 people and Monaco with 30,645 people.

The Least Populated Countries In The World

What is the Most Populated Country in Africa?

Nigeria is the most populated country in Africa with a total population of 181 million people. Ethiopia is the second most populated country on the continent with 103 million people. After Ethiopia, the most populated country in Africa is Egypt, which has a population of 89 million people.

The 10 Most Populated Countries in Africa

What is the world's richest country?

Qatar is the richest country in the world with a per capita income of $132,890.

The Richest Countries In The World