The 50 largest (area) countries in the world

rank country area sq.km. population mid-2013 est.
1. Russia 17,075,200 142,833,689
2. Canada 9,984,670 35,181,704
3. United States of America 9,826,630 320,050,716
4. China 9,596,960 1,385,566,537
5. Brazil 8,511,965 200,361,925
6. Australia 7,686,850 23,342,553
7. India 3,287,590 1,252,139,596
8. Argentina 2,766,890 41,446,246
9. Kazakhstan 2,717,300 16,440,586
10. Algeria 2,381,740 39,208,194
11. Congo, Dem. Rep. of the 2,345,410 67,513,677
12. Greenland 2,166,086 56,987
13. Saudi Arabia 2,149,690 28,828,870
14. Mexico 1,972,550 122,332,399
15. Indonesia 1,919,440 249,865,631
16. Sudan 1,844,729 37,964,306
17. Libya 1,759,540 6,201,521
18. Iran 1,648,000 77,447,168
19. Mongolia 1,564,116 2,839,073
20. Peru 1,285,220 30,375,603
21. Chad 1,284,000 12,825,314
22. Niger 1,267,000 17,831,270
23. Angola 1,246,700 21,471,618
24. Mali 1,240,000 15,301,650
25. South Africa 1,219,912 52,776,130
26. Colombia 1,138,910 48,321,405
27. Ethiopia 1,127,127 94,100,756
28. Bolivia 1,098,580 10,671,200
29. Mauritania 1,030,700 3,889,880
30. Egypt 1,001,450 82,056,378
31. Tanzania 945,087 49,253,126
32. Nigeria 923,768 173,615,345
33. Venezuela 912,050 30,405,207
34. Namibia 825,418 2,303,315
35. Pakistan 803,940 182,142,594
36. Mozambique 801,590 25,833,752
37. Turkey 780,580 74,932,641
38. Chile 756,950 17,619,708
39. Zambia 752,614 14,538,640
40. Myanmar (Burma) 678,500 53,259,018
41. Afghanistan 647,500 30,551,674
42. South Sudan 644,329 11,296,173
43. France 643,427 64,291,280
44. Somalia 637,657 10,495,583
45. Central African Republic 622,984 4,616,417
46. Ukraine 603,700 45,238,805
47. Botswana 600,370 2,021,144
48. Madagascar 587,040 22,924,851
49. Kenya 582,650 44,353,691
50. Yemen 527,970 24,407,381
United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division (2013). World Population Prospects: The 2012 Revision.