Geography in Curaçao

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Geography in Curaçao


The continent: America
  
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For country comparisons (the table on the map) colors are used:
 
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Area in Curaçao


Surface area

444 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 193 in the world of 233 (17,60%); 33 place in America 50 (36%)

Land area

444 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 192 in the world of 230 (16,96%); 33 place in America 50 (36%)

Land use in Curaçao


Land area

444 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 192 in the world of 230 (16,96%); 33 place in America 50 (36%)

Coastline

364 km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 124 in the world of 191 (35,60%); 28 place in America 47 (42,55%)

highest point

372 m.[?] (2015)
(descending): 195 in the world of 232 (16,38%); 40 place in America 50 (22%)

Main parameters in Curaçao


Population

158 040 number of people[?] (2015)
(descending): 187 in the world of 233 (20,17%); 32 place in America 50 (38%)
5,91 % (1,18 % annual) ↘
min: 124 826; max: 158 040; max-min: 33 214 (21,02%); mid: 141 433;
16 607 (10,51%)

Surface area

444 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 193 in the world of 233 (17,60%); 33 place in America 50 (36%)

Population density

355,81 people per sq. km of land area[?] (2015)
(descending): 35 in the world of 230 (85,22%); 8 place in America 50 (86%)
5,87 % (1,17 % annual) ↘
min: 284,07; max: 355,81; max-min: 71,74 (20,16%); mid: 319,94;
35,87 (10,08%)

Population growth rate

1,36 annual %[?] (2015)
(descending): 91 in the world of 216 (58,33%); 10 place in America 45 (80%)
6,78 % (1,36 % annual) ↘
min: -4,08; max: 2,57; max-min: 6,64 (258,69%); mid: -0,754;
2,11 (155,51%)

Surface area

0,281 hectar per person[?] (2015)
(ascending): 35 in the world of 233 (85,41%); 8 place in America 50 (86%)
6,28 % (1,26 % annual) ↗
min: 0,281; max: 0,359; max-min: 0,078 (21,64%); mid: 0,320;
-0,039 (-13,81%)