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Geography Statistics of Nepal

Nepal's Information

Flag of Nepal
Land Area 143,351 km2
Water Area 3,830 km2
Total Area 147,181km2 (#93)
Population 29,033,914 (#45)
Population Density 202.54/km2
Government Type Federal Parliamentary Republic
GDP (PPP) $71.52 Billion
GDP Per Capita $2,500
Currency Rupee (NPR)
Largest Cities

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  • Coastline: 0 km landlocked (0 miles)
  • Land Area:
    (land) 55,348 sq miles (143,351 sq km)
    (water) 1,479 sq miles (3,830 sq km)
    (TOTAL) 56,827 sq miles (147,181 sq km)

    To convert sq km (kilometers) to sq mi (miles)
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  • Land Area: (all countries)
  • Land Divisions: 14 zones, including: Bagmati, Bheri, Dhawalagiri, Gandaki, Janakpur, Karnali, Kosi, Lumbini, Mahakali, Mechi, Narayani, Rapti, Sagarmatha and Seti
  • Horizontal Width: 243.39 miles (391.7 km) from Nepalganj east to Bhaktapur
  • Vertical Length: 28.73 miles (46.24 km) from Birganj north to Kathmandu

    Note: Lengths and widths are point-to-point, straight-line measurements from a Mercator map projection, and will vary some using other map projections
  • Bordering Countries: (2) China (Tibet), India
  • Geographic Center: About 13.27 miles (21.35 km) northwest of Pokhara
  • Highest Point: Mt. Everest 29,035 ft. (8,850 m)
  • Lowest Point: Kanchan Kalan 229 ft. (70 m)
  • Latitude and Longitude
  • Relative Location
This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.

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