Select World Records

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

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

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 1.39 members and the United States has the third largest military with 1.34 million members.

29 Largest Armies In The World

What is the World's Most Dangerous Country?

Honduras has the highest murder rate in the world with a homicide rate of 90.4 per 100,000 people. Venezuela has the second highest murder rate in the world with 53.7 murders per 100,000 people.

Murder Rate By Country

What Are the Poorest Countries in Africa?

The poorest countries in the are the Central African Republic, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Burundi, and Liberia.

The Poorest Countries In The World

What are the World's Oceans?

There are five oceans in the world. They are the Atlantic Ocean, the Pacific Ocean, the Indian Ocean, the Southern Ocean, and the Arctic Ocean.

How Many Oceans Are There?