Ranking the largest countries in the world depend on two different methods , One of these methods is by the measurement of the area of the land and the water , and sometimes ranking the world largest countries depend on the total population to each country meaning that the country with the highest population records can be ranked as the largest country in the world . However using the method of the area measurements of the land and the sea is a more popular way to rank the world largest countries , The measurements vary from one source to another and there is no completely accurate measurements which effect the ranking of the world largest countries . Below we will present to you the Top Ten World Largest Countries based on the area measurement of the land and the sea .
The 10th World Largest Country and the first largest country in Africa is Algeria based on the measurement of the area , Algeria covers approximately 2,381,741 square kilometers ( 919,595 squad mile ) and its capital city is Algeria .
The 9th World largest country and the first landlocked largest country is Kazakhstan which covers approximately 2,724,900 square kilometers ( 1,052,100 square miles ) The capital city for Kazakhstan is Astana .
Argentina is ranked as the 8th World Largest Country , Argentina covers approximately 2,780,400 square kilometers ( square miles ) and the capital city of Argentina is Buenos Aires .
India covers approximately 3,166,414 square kilometers ( square miles ) That’s why it is ranked as the World 7th Largest Country , The capital city of India is New Delhi .
Australia covers approximately 7,692,024 square kilometers ( square miles ) to be the World 6th Largest Country , The capital city of Australia is Canberra .
Brazil take the 5th place on the list of the World Largest Countries as it covers approximately 8,515,767 square kilometers ( 3,287,956 square miles ) , Brazil is also ranked as the largest South American country . The capital city of Brazil is Brasilia.
4- The United States
The United States occupy the 4th place on the list of the World Largest Countries . The United States is also ranked as the second largest country in the Americas . The United states covers approximately 9,526,468 square kilometers ( square miles ) , The capital city of the United States is Washington DC .
3 – China
China is ranked as the 3rd World Largest Country based on its total area measurements and the largest country in the world based on its population , The country covers approximately 9,572,900 square kilometers ( 3,696,100 square miles ) , The Capital city of China is Beijing .
2 – Canada
Canada covers approximately 9,984,670 square kilometers ( 3,855,100 square miles ) which makes it the 2nd largest country in the world and the largest country in the Americas . The capital city of Canada is Ottawa.
Comes on top of the Top Ten World Largest Countries is Russia , Russia covers approximately 17,098,242 square kilometers ( square miles ) The capital city of Russia is Moscow and it measures 2,511 square kilometers (970 sq miles ).
Presented to you above the Top Ten World Largest Countries in terms of the total area measurements which includes the total area of the land and the water