10 Smallest Countries in the World

Do you know which country is the world’s smallest? Countries vary in size, ranging from millions of square miles to less than 1 square kilometer. The smallest countries are even smaller than some of the world’s tiniest towns, which have an area of less than 200 square miles. The smallest countries are self-governing and have government systems; some are even self-contained islands. This is a complete list of the world’s smallest independent countries, including its total land and population. The top ten smallest countries in the world are shown below.

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Vatican City
RankCountry NameArea (sq km)Population
1Vatican City0.44832
5San Marino6131,887
7Marshal Islands18168,000
8St. Kitts Nevis26151,300

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