Geography in Cuba

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Geography in Cuba


The continent: America
  
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Area in Cuba


Surface area

109 880 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 105 in the world of 233 (55,36%); 18 place in America 50 (66%)

Land area

104 020 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 102 in the world of 230 (56,09%); 19 place in America 50 (64%)
2,33 % (0,465 % annual) ↗
min: 104 020; max: 107 400; max-min: 3 380 (3,15%); mid: 105 710;
-1 690 (-1,62%)

Territorial waters

5 860 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 64 in the world of 153 (58,82%); 15 place in America 29 (51,72%)
41,30 % (8,26 % annual) ↘
min: 2 490; max: 5 860; max-min: 3 370 (57,51%); mid: 4 175;
1 685 (28,75%)

Land use in Cuba


Land area

104 020 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 102 in the world of 230 (56,09%); 19 place in America 50 (64%)
2,33 % (0,465 % annual) ↗
min: 104 020; max: 107 400; max-min: 3 380 (3,15%); mid: 105 710;
-1 690 (-1,62%)

Agricultural land

60,36 {% of land area[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 41 in the world of 208 (80,77%); 4 place in America 42 (92,86%)
0,564 % (0,113 % annual) ↗
min: 33,05; max: 63,20; max-min: 30,15 (47,70%); mid: 48,13;
12,23 (20,27%)
62 789 {sq.km.[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 81 in the world of 209 (61,72%); 13 place in America 42 (71,43%)
2,90 % (0,581 % annual) ↗
min: 35 500; max: 67 880; max-min: 32 380 (47,70%); mid: 51 690;
11 099 (17,68%)
0,546 {hectares per person[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 84 in the world of 207 (59,90%); 16 place in America 42 (64,29%)
4,70 % (0,940 % annual) ↗
min: 0,461; max: 0,637; max-min: 0,176 (27,57%); mid: 0,549;
-0,0034952 (-0,640%)

Arable land

29,69 {% of land area[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 30 in the world of 206 (85,92%); 3 place in America 42 (95,24%)
7,09 % (1,42 % annual) ↗
min: 13,50; max: 35,70; max-min: 22,20 (62,18%); mid: 24,60;
5,09 (17,13%)
30 259 {sq.km.[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 66 in the world of 206 (68,45%); 9 place in America 42 (80,95%)
11,84 % (2,37 % annual) ↗
min: 13 950; max: 36 840; max-min: 22 890 (62,13%); mid: 25 395;
4 864 (16,07%)
0,266 {hectares per person[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 39 in the world of 206 (81,55%); 9 place in America 42 (80,95%)
12,64 % (2,53 % annual) ↗
min: 0,196; max: 0,338; max-min: 0,142 (42,07%); mid: 0,267;
-0,0010642 (-0,401%)

Forest area

30,76 {% of land area[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 113 in the world of 205 (45,37%); 31 place in America 43 (30,23%)
10,46 % (2,09 % annual) ↘
min: 19,16; max: 30,76; max-min: 11,60 (37,71%); mid: 24,96;
5,80 (18,86%)
32 000 {sq. km.[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 87 in the world of 206 (58,25%); 18 place in America 43 (60,47%)
8,38 % (1,68 % annual) ↘
min: 20 580; max: 32 000; max-min: 11 420 (35,69%); mid: 26 290;
5 710 (17,84%)
0,281 {hectares per person[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 98 in the world of 204 (52,45%); 24 place in America 43 (46,51%)
7,72 % (1,54 % annual) ↘
min: 0,194; max: 0,281; max-min: 0,086 (30,78%); mid: 0,238;
0,043 (15,39%)

Terrestrial protected areas

12,40 {% of land area[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 113 in the world of 204 (45,10%); 26 place in America 42 (40,48%)
18,23 % (3,65 % annual) ↘
min: 4,26; max: 12,40; max-min: 8,14 (65,65%); mid: 8,33;
4,07 (32,82%)
13 486 {sq. km.[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 102 in the world of 202 (50%); 20 place in America 42 (54,76%)
0,0001138 {hectares per person[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 118 in the world of 202 (42,08%); 30 place in America 42 (30,95%)

Land boundaries and coastline in Cuba


Length of land borders

28,50 km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 160 in the world of 166 (4,22%); 25 place in America 27 (11,11%)

Coastline

3 735 km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 32 in the world of 191 (83,77%); 7 place in America 47 (87,23%)

Elevation in Cuba


mean elevation

108 m.[?] (2015)
(descending): 149 in the world of 163 (9,20%); 26 place in America 28 (10,71%)

highest point

1 974 m.[?] (2015)
(descending): 123 in the world of 232 (47,41%); 22 place in America 50 (58%)

Main parameters in Cuba


Population

11 389 562 number of people[?] (2015)
(descending): 77 in the world of 233 (67,38%); 12 place in America 50 (78%)
0,715 % (0,143 % annual) ↘
min: 7 141 129; max: 11 389 562; max-min: 4 248 433 (37,30%); mid: 9 265 346;
2 124 217 (18,65%)

Surface area

109 880 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 105 in the world of 233 (55,36%); 18 place in America 50 (66%)

Population density

109,49 people per sq. km of land area[?] (2015)
(descending): 101 in the world of 230 (56,52%); 24 place in America 50 (54%)
2,97 % (0,594 % annual) ↘
min: 67,88; max: 109,49; max-min: 41,62 (38,01%); mid: 88,68;
20,81 (19,00%)

Population growth rate

0,092 annual %[?] (2015)
(descending): 189 in the world of 216 (12,96%); 43 place in America 45 (6,67%)
3,03 % (0,607 % annual) ↗
min: 0,055; max: 2,23; max-min: 2,17 (97,54%); mid: 1,14;
-1,05 (-1 144%)

Surface area

0,965 hectar per person[?] (2015)
(ascending): 103 in the world of 233 (56,22%); 25 place in America 50 (52%)
0,720 % (0,144 % annual) ↗
min: 0,965; max: 1,54; max-min: 0,577 (37,41%); mid: 1,25;
-0,288 (-29,89%)