Ocean

How much of Earth's surface is covered by each country – in one graphic

70% of the Earth's surface is water. Image: Pixabay/PIRO4D

Nicholas LePan

Mining Editor, Visual Capitlaist

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A chart to show the components of the earth's surface
Less than 30% of the 510 million square kilometers of area on the Earth's surface is covered by land. Image: Visual Capitalist
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A table to show the size of different countries in kilometers squared and what percentage of the Earth's surface they occupy
The size of countries and location of their borders is determined by politics, economics, history, and geography. Image: Visual Capitalist
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