The 20 Smallest Countries in the World

on 22 April 2022


The top 20 smallest countries, in square kilometers ans square mils.
(Excluding dependent territories.)
Rank Country Area
(km2)
Area
(mi2)
Continent
1 Vatican City 0.44 0.17 Europe
2 Monaco 2.02 0.78 Europe
3 Nauru 21 8.1 Australia and Oceania
4 Tuvalu 26 10 Australia and Oceania
5 San Marino 61 24 Europe
6 Liechtenstein 160 62 Europe
7 Marshall Islands 181 70 Australia and Oceania
8 Saint Kitts and Nevis 269 104 North America
9 Maldives 300 116 Asia
10 Malta 316 122 Europe
11 Grenada 344 133 North America
12 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 389 150 North America
13 Barbados 430 170 North America
14 Antigua and Barbuda 442 171 North America
15 Seychelles 455 176 Africa
16 Palau 460 178 Australia and Oceania
17 Andorra 468 181 Europe
18 Saint Lucia 616 238 North America
19 Micronesia 702 271 Australia and Oceania
20 Singapore 719.1 277.6 Asia
Last Updated: 23 May 2022
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