Geography in Bolivia

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Geography in Bolivia


The continent: America
  
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Area in Bolivia


Surface area

1 098 580 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 27 in the world of 233 (88,84%); 8 place in America 50 (86%)

Land area

1 083 300 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 26 in the world of 230 (89,13%); 8 place in America 50 (86%)

Territorial waters

15 280 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 35 in the world of 153 (77,78%); 9 place in America 29 (72,41%)

Land use in Bolivia


Land area

1 083 300 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 26 in the world of 230 (89,13%); 8 place in America 50 (86%)

Agricultural land

34,81 {% of land area[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 111 in the world of 208 (47,12%); 16 place in America 42 (64,29%)
0,500 % (0,100 % annual) ↘
min: 27,52; max: 34,81; max-min: 7,29 (20,95%); mid: 31,16;
3,65 (10,47%)
377 045 {sq.km.[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 33 in the world of 209 (84,69%); 7 place in America 42 (85,71%)
0,500 % (0,100 % annual) ↘
min: 298 070; max: 377 045; max-min: 78 975 (20,95%); mid: 337 558;
39 488 (10,47%)
3,52 {hectares per person[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 14 in the world of 207 (93,72%); 2 place in America 42 (97,62%)
7,37 % (1,47 % annual) ↗
min: 3,52; max: 8,16; max-min: 4,64 (56,83%); mid: 5,84;
-2,32 (-65,83%)

Arable land

4,13 {% of land area[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 147 in the world of 206 (29,13%); 30 place in America 42 (30,95%)
3,92 % (0,785 % annual) ↘
min: 1,19; max: 4,13; max-min: 2,93 (71,07%); mid: 2,66;
1,47 (35,53%)
45 490 {sq.km.[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 51 in the world of 206 (75,73%); 7 place in America 42 (85,71%)
5,54 % (1,11 % annual) ↘
min: 12 920; max: 45 490; max-min: 32 570 (71,60%); mid: 29 205;
16 285 (35,80%)
0,424 {hectares per person[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 22 in the world of 206 (89,81%); 7 place in America 42 (85,71%)
2,14 % (0,428 % annual) ↗
min: 0,306; max: 0,433; max-min: 0,127 (29,30%); mid: 0,370;
0,054 (12,82%)

Forest area

50,55 {% of land area[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 46 in the world of 205 (78,05%); 15 place in America 43 (67,44%)
2,64 % (0,528 % annual) ↗
min: 50,55; max: 57,97; max-min: 7,41 (12,79%); mid: 54,26;
-3,71 (-7,33%)
547 640 {sq. km.[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 14 in the world of 206 (93,69%); 7 place in America 43 (86,05%)
2,64 % (0,528 % annual) ↗
min: 547 640; max: 627 950; max-min: 80 310 (12,79%); mid: 587 795;
-40 155 (-7,33%)
5,11 {hectares per person[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 7 in the world of 204 (97,06%); 4 place in America 43 (93,02%)
10,98 % (2,20 % annual) ↗
min: 5,11; max: 9,16; max-min: 4,05 (44,25%); mid: 7,13;
-2,03 (-39,68%)

Terrestrial protected areas

24,83 {% of land area[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 47 in the world of 204 (77,45%); 11 place in America 42 (76,19%)
6,97 % (1,39 % annual) ↘
min: 8,76; max: 24,83; max-min: 16,07 (64,72%); mid: 16,80;
8,04 (32,36%)
273 673 {sq. km.[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 14 in the world of 202 (93,56%); 6 place in America 42 (88,10%)
0,0002356 {hectares per person[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 90 in the world of 202 (55,94%); 24 place in America 42 (45,24%)

Land boundaries and coastline in Bolivia


Length of land borders

7 252 km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 14 in the world of 166 (92,17%); 6 place in America 27 (81,48%)

Number of Neighbors

5 [?] (2015)
(descending): 36 in the world of 164 (78,66%); 2 place in America 26 (96,15%)

Elevation in Bolivia


mean elevation

1 192 m.[?] (2015)
(descending): 21 in the world of 163 (87,73%); 3 place in America 28 (92,86%)

lowest point

90 m.[?] (2015)
(descending): 26 in the world of 73 (65,75%); 1 place in America 7 (100%)

highest point

6 542 m.[?] (2015)
(descending): 13 in the world of 232 (94,83%); 4 place in America 50 (94%)

Main parameters in Bolivia


Population

10 724 705 number of people[?] (2015)
(descending): 84 in the world of 233 (64,38%); 13 place in America 50 (76%)
7,52 % (1,50 % annual) ↘
min: 3 693 451; max: 10 724 705; max-min: 7 031 254 (65,56%); mid: 7 209 078;
3 515 627 (32,78%)

Surface area

1 098 580 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 27 in the world of 233 (88,84%); 8 place in America 50 (86%)

Population density

9,90 people per sq. km of land area[?] (2015)
(descending): 212 in the world of 230 (8,26%); 46 place in America 50 (10%)
7,52 % (1,50 % annual) ↘
min: 3,48; max: 9,90; max-min: 6,42 (64,90%); mid: 6,69;
3,21 (32,45%)

Population growth rate

1,53 annual %[?] (2015)
(descending): 82 in the world of 216 (62,50%); 7 place in America 45 (86,67%)
5,94 % (1,19 % annual) ↗
min: 1,53; max: 2,20; max-min: 0,674 (30,60%); mid: 1,87;
-0,337 (-22,04%)

Surface area

10,24 hectar per person[?] (2015)
(ascending): 216 in the world of 233 (7,73%); 47 place in America 50 (8%)
8,13 % (1,63 % annual) ↗
min: 10,24; max: 29,76; max-min: 19,52 (65,58%); mid: 20,00;
-9,76 (-95,26%)