Based on landmass, Vatican City is the smallest country in the world, measuring just 0.2 square miles, almost 120 times smaller than the island of Manhattan. Situated on the western bank of the Tiber River, Vatican City's 2-mile border is landlocked by Italy.
Top 10 Smallest Countries in the World (by Population)
|Rank||Country||Total are in km (mi)|
|1||Vatican City||0.49 km (0.19 mi)|
|2||Monaco||2.02 km (0.78 mi)|
|3||Nauru||21 km (8.1 mi)|
|4||Tuvalu||26 km (10 mi)|
7 Smallest Countries in the World
Mar 14, 2020
Sealand is the home of Roughs Tower, which was used as a gun platform by the British in World War II. Data recorded in 2002 shows that the area has a population of just 27 people. Sealand is often referred to as the smallest country in the world.
The youngest country in the world is Niger, where almost 50% of the population is below the age of 15.
244 years old
The founding fathers sealed the declaration on 4 July 1776 and that makes the country 244 years old as of today. Happy birthday!
The newest internationally recognized country in the world is the African country of South Sudan, which declared independence on July 9, 2011.
For the first time, Canada takes the top overall spot as the number one country in the world in the 2021 Best Countries Report. After ranking second in 2020, Canada has surpassed Switzerland in the 2021 report followed by Japan, Germany, Switzerland, and Australia.
Women of These Countries are the Most Beautiful in the World
The people of Ukraine have been named as the sexiest in the world, according to a new survey. The people living from the Western steppes Liviv of to the Donbask were found to be the most attractive, followed by Danish and Filipino in third.
1. Turkey. Mehmet Günsür here shows why Turkish men are at the top of this list.
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Jan 11, 2019
Countries by IQ - Average IQ by Country 2022
13 Most Intelligent People In The History Of The World
The person with the highest IQ ever recorded is Ainan Celeste Cawley with an IQ score of 263. The list continues as follows with the highest possible IQ: Ainan Celeste Cawley (IQ score of 263) William James Sidis (IQ score of 250-300)
A 12-year-old English schoolboy from Bristol is now one of the smartest kids in the world after scoring an incredible 162 on the IQ test. It is the highest possible score for those under 18 and is higher than that of Albert Einstein, whose IQ was thought to be 160.
30 Smartest People Alive Today
The IQ was calculated by dividing the individual's mental age (determined by performance on the test) by his or her chronological age and multiplying by 100. Today, the most commonly-used IQ test is the Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale.