The 100 Smallest Countries in the World

How small are the smallest countries in the world? They’re probably a lot smaller than you might think! What is the smallest country in the world? It’s the Vatican! At only .19 square miles, this tiny city-state (which is located entirely within the Italian city of Rome) easily earns the title of the world’s smallest country. The second smallest country in the world is Monaco at .78 square miles. For comparison, the largest country in the world is Russia which measures in at 6.6 MILLION square miles. From the Vatican City, to The Bahamas, to Ireland, and Greece, these are the smallest countries on planet Earth.

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Just because a country is small, doesn’t mean it has a small population. In fact, some of the smallest countries in the world have the most people. A great example of this is Singapore. The nation only boasts about 280 square miles but has an enormous population of 5,703,600 people. That’s a population density of 20,446 people every square mile!

The 10 Largest Countries in the World

Now that you’ve seen the world’s smallest countries, are you curious to learn more about the largest countries in the world? See below for a list of the world’s largest countries:

Rank Country Total area in km2 (mi2)
1 Russia 17,098,246 km2 (6,601,670 mi2)
2 Canada 9,984,670 km2 (3,855,100 mi2)
3 China 9,596,961 km2 (3,705,407 mi2)
4 United States 9,525,067 km2 (3,677,649 mi2)
5 Brazil 8,515,767 km2 (3,287,956 mi2)
6 Australia 7,692,024 km2 (2,969,907 mi2)
7 India 3,287,263 km2 (1,269,219 mi2)
8 Argentina 2,780,400 km2 (1,073,500 mi2)
9 Kazakhstan 2,724,900 km2 (1,052,100 mi2)
10 Algeria 2,381,741 km2 (919,595 mi2)

The 100 Smallest Countries in the World

Check out below for the full list of the 100 smallest countries in the world. How many of these tiny nations have you visited?

Rank Country Total are in km2 (mi2)
1 Vatican City 0.49 km2 (0.19 mi2)
2 Monaco 2.02 km2 (0.78 mi2)
3 Nauru 21 km2 (8.1 mi2)
4 Tuvalu 26 km2 (10 mi2)
5 San Marino 61 km2 (24 mi2)
6 Liechtenstein 160 km2 (62 mi2)
7 Marshall Islands 181 km2 (70 mi2)
8 Saint Kitts and Nevis 261 km2 (101 mi2)
9 Maldives 300 km2 (120 mi2)
10 Malta 316 km2 (122 mi2)
11 Grenada 344 km2 (133 mi2)
12 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 389 km2 (150 mi2)
13 Barbados 430 km2 (170 mi2)
14 Antigua and Barbuda 442 km2 (171 mi2)
15 Seychelles 452 km2 (175 mi2)
16 Palau 459 km2 (177 mi2)
17 Andorra 468 km2 (181 mi2)
18 Saint Lucia 616 km2 (238 mi2)
19 Federated States of Micronesia 702 km2 (271 mi2)
20 Singapore 726 km2 (280 mi2)
21 Tonga 747 km2 (288 mi2)
22 Dominica 751 km2 (290 mi2)
23 Bahrain 778 km2 (300 mi2)
24 Kiribati 811 km2 (313 mi2)
25 São Tomé and Príncipe 964 km2 (372 mi2)
26 Comoros 1,862 km2 (719 mi2)
27 Mauritius 2,040 km2 (790 mi2)
28 Luxembourg 2,586 km2 (998 mi2)
29 Samoa 2,842 km2 (1,097 mi2)
30 Cape Verde 4,033 km2 (1,557 mi2)
31 Trinidad and Tobago 5,130 km2 (1,980 mi2)
32 Brunei 5,765 km2 (2,226 mi2)
33 Cyprus 9,251 km2 (3,572 mi2)
34 Lebanon 10,452 km2 (4,036 mi2)
35 Jamaica 10,991 km2 (4,244 mi2)
36 The Gambia 1,295 km2 (4,361 mi2)
37 Qatar 11,586 km2 (4,473 mi2)
38 Vanuatu 12,189 km2 (4,706 mi2)
39 Montenegro 13,812 km2 (5,333 mi2)
40 The Bahamas 13,943 km2 (5,383 mi2)
41 imor-Leste 14,919 km2 (5,760 mi2)
42 Eswatini 17,364 km2 (6,704 mi2)
43 Kuwait 17,818 km2 (6,880 mi2)
44 Fiji 18,272 km2 (7,055 mi2)
45 Slovenia 20,273 km2 (7,827 mi2)
46 Israel 20,770 km2 (8,020 mi2)
47 El Salvador 21,041 km2 (8,124 mi2)
48 Belize 22,966 km2 (8,867 mi2)
49 Djibouti 23,200 km2 (9,000 mi2)
50 North Macedonia 25,713 km2 (9,928 mi2)
51 Rwanda 26,338 km2 (10,169 mi2)
52 Haiti 27,750 km2 (10,710 mi2)
53 Burundi 27,834 km2 (10,747 mi2)
54 Equatorial Guinea 28,051 km2 (10,831 mi2)
55 Albania 28,748 km2 (11,100 mi2)
56 Solomon Islands 28,896 km2 (11,157 mi2)
57 Armenia 29,743 km2 (11,484 mi2)
58 Lesotho 30,355 km2 (11,720 mi2)
59 Belgium 30,528 km2 (11,787 mi2)
60 Moldova 33,846 km2 (13,068 mi2)
61 Guinea-Bissau 36,125 km2 (13,948 mi2)
62 Bhutan 38,394 km2 (14,824 mi2)
63 Switzerland 41,284 km2 (15,940 mi2)
64 Netherlands 41,850 km2 (16,160 mi2)
65 Denmark 43,094 km2 (16,639 mi2)
66 Estonia 45,227 km2 (17,462 mi2)
67 Dominican Republic 48,671 km2 (18,792 mi2)
68 Slovakia 49,037 km2 (18,933 mi2)
69 Costa Rica 51,100 km2 (19,700 mi2)
70 Bosnia and Herzegovina 51,209 km2 (19,772 mi2)
71 Croatia 56,594 km2 (21,851 mi2)
72 Togo 56,785 km2 (21,925 mi2)
73 Latvia 64,559 km2 (24,926 mi2)
74 Lithuania 65,300 km2 (25,200 mi2)
75 Sri Lanka 65,610 km2 (25,330 mi2)
76 Georgia 69,700 km2 (26,900 mi2)
77 Ireland 70,273 km2 (27,133 mi2)
78 Sierra Leone 71,740 km2 (27,700 mi2)
79 Panama 75,417 km2 (29,119 mi2)
80 Czech Republic 78,865 km2 (30,450 mi2)
81 United Arab Emirates 83,600 km2 (32,300 mi2)
82 Austria 83,871 km2 (32,383 mi2)
83 Azerbaijan 86,600 km2 (33,400 mi2)
84 Serbia 88,361 km2 (34,116 mi2)
85 Jordan 89,342 km2 (34,495 mi2)
86 Portugal 92,090 km2 (35,560 mi2)
87 Hungary 93,028 km2 (35,918 mi2)
88 South Korea 100,210 km2 (38,690 mi2)
89 Iceland 103,000 km2 (40,000 mi2)
90 Guatemala 108,889 km2 (42,042 mi2)
91 Cuba 109,884 km2 (42,426 mi2)
92 Bulgaria 111,002 km2 (42,858 mi2)
93 Liberia 111,369 km2 (43,000 mi2)
94 Honduras 112,492 km2 (43,433 mi2)
95 Benin 114,763 km2 (44,310 mi2)
96 Eritrea 117,600 km2 (45,400 mi2)
97 Malawi 118,484 km2 (45,747 mi2)
98 North Korea 120,540 km2 (46,540 mi2)
99 Nicaragua 130,373 km2 (50,337 mi2)
100 Greece 131,957 km2 (50,949 mi2)
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