Geography in Barbados

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Geography in Barbados


The continent: America
  
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Area in Barbados


Surface area

430 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 195 in the world of 233 (16,74%); 35 place in America 50 (32%)

Land area

430 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 194 in the world of 230 (16,09%); 35 place in America 50 (32%)

Land use in Barbados


Land area

430 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 194 in the world of 230 (16,09%); 35 place in America 50 (32%)

Agricultural land

32,56 {% of land area[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 119 in the world of 208 (43,27%); 19 place in America 42 (57,14%)
7,14 % (1,43 % annual) ↗
min: 32,56; max: 44,19; max-min: 11,63 (26,32%); mid: 38,37;
-5,81 (-17,86%)
140 {sq.km.[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 182 in the world of 209 (13,40%); 30 place in America 42 (30,95%)
7,14 % (1,43 % annual) ↗
min: 140; max: 190; max-min: 50 (26,32%); mid: 165;
-25 (-17,86%)
0,049 {hectares per person[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 186 in the world of 207 (10,63%); 35 place in America 42 (19,05%)
8,92 % (1,78 % annual) ↗
min: 0,049; max: 0,082; max-min: 0,033 (40,13%); mid: 0,066;
-0,017 (-33,51%)

Arable land

25,58 {% of land area[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 37 in the world of 206 (82,52%); 4 place in America 42 (92,86%)
9,09 % (1,82 % annual) ↗
min: 25,58; max: 37,21; max-min: 11,63 (31,25%); mid: 31,40;
-5,81 (-22,73%)
110,00 {sq.km.[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 167 in the world of 206 (19,42%); 29 place in America 42 (33,33%)
9,09 % (1,82 % annual) ↗
min: 110,00; max: 160,00; max-min: 50,00 (31,25%); mid: 135,00;
-25,00 (-22,73%)
0,039 {hectares per person[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 162 in the world of 206 (21,84%); 30 place in America 42 (30,95%)
10,91 % (2,18 % annual) ↗
min: 0,039; max: 0,069; max-min: 0,031 (44,18%); mid: 0,054;
-0,015 (-39,57%)

Forest area

14,65 {% of land area[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 143 in the world of 205 (30,73%); 38 place in America 43 (13,95%)
63 {sq. km.[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 192 in the world of 206 (7,28%); 39 place in America 43 (11,63%)
0,022 {hectares per person[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 185 in the world of 204 (9,80%); 40 place in America 43 (9,30%)
1,66 % (0,333 % annual) ↗
min: 0,022; max: 0,024; max-min: 0,0020296 (8,39%); mid: 0,023;
-0,0010148 (-4,58%)

Terrestrial protected areas

0,230 {% of land area[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 203 in the world of 204 (0,980%); 42 place in America 42 (2,38%)
13,66 % (2,73 % annual) ↘
min: 0,120; max: 0,230; max-min: 0,110 (47,83%); mid: 0,175;
0,055 (23,91%)
1,02 {sq. km.[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 200 in the world of 202 (1,49%); 41 place in America 42 (4,76%)
0,0000837 {hectares per person[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 133 in the world of 202 (34,65%); 34 place in America 42 (21,43%)

Coastline

97 km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 163 in the world of 191 (15,18%); 40 place in America 47 (17,02%)

highest point

336 m.[?] (2015)
(descending): 198 in the world of 232 (15,09%); 41 place in America 50 (20%)

Main parameters in Barbados


Population

284 215 number of people[?] (2015)
(descending): 179 in the world of 233 (23,61%); 30 place in America 50 (42%)
1,64 % (0,327 % annual) ↘
min: 230 934; max: 284 215; max-min: 53 281 (18,75%); mid: 257 575;
26 641 (9,37%)

Surface area

430 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 195 in the world of 233 (16,74%); 35 place in America 50 (32%)

Population density

660,97 people per sq. km of land area[?] (2015)
(descending): 18 in the world of 230 (92,61%); 3 place in America 50 (96%)
1,64 % (0,327 % annual) ↘
min: 538,78; max: 660,97; max-min: 122,19 (18,49%); mid: 599,87;
61,09 (9,24%)

Population growth rate

0,294 annual %[?] (2015)
(descending): 175 in the world of 216 (19,44%); 39 place in America 45 (15,56%)
33,99 % (6,80 % annual) ↗
min: 0,244; max: 0,640; max-min: 0,395 (61,83%); mid: 0,442;
-0,148 (-50,18%)

Surface area

0,151 hectar per person[?] (2015)
(ascending): 18 in the world of 233 (92,70%); 3 place in America 50 (96%)
1,66 % (0,333 % annual) ↗
min: 0,151; max: 0,186; max-min: 0,035 (18,81%); mid: 0,169;
-0,018 (-11,58%)