Geography in East Timor

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East Timor

Geography in East Timor


The continent: Asia
  
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Area in East Timor


Surface area

14 870 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 156 in the world of 233 (33,48%); 41 place in Asia 51 (21,57%)

Land area

14 870 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 155 in the world of 230 (33,04%); 41 place in Asia 51 (21,57%)

Land use in East Timor


Land area

14 870 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 155 in the world of 230 (33,04%); 41 place in Asia 51 (21,57%)

Agricultural land

25,55 {% of land area[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 139 in the world of 208 (33,65%); 31 place in Asia 49 (38,78%)
2,11 % (0,421 % annual) ↘
min: 15,47; max: 25,89; max-min: 10,42 (40,26%); mid: 20,68;
4,88 (19,08%)
3 800 {sq.km.[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 152 in the world of 209 (27,75%); 41 place in Asia 49 (18,37%)
2,11 % (0,421 % annual) ↘
min: 2 300; max: 3 850; max-min: 1 550 (40,26%); mid: 3 075;
725 (19,08%)
0,305 {hectares per person[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 122 in the world of 207 (41,55%); 23 place in Asia 49 (55,10%)
14,29 % (2,86 % annual) ↗
min: 0,305; max: 0,483; max-min: 0,178 (36,81%); mid: 0,394;
-0,089 (-29,13%)

Arable land

10,42 {% of land area[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 102 in the world of 206 (50,97%); 27 place in Asia 49 (46,94%)
3,23 % (0,645 % annual) ↘
min: 4,71; max: 11,43; max-min: 6,72 (58,82%); mid: 8,07;
2,35 (22,58%)
1 550 {sq.km.[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 144 in the world of 206 (30,58%); 37 place in Asia 49 (26,53%)
3,23 % (0,645 % annual) ↘
min: 700,00; max: 1 700; max-min: 1 000 (58,82%); mid: 1 200;
350,00 (22,58%)
0,124 {hectares per person[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 111 in the world of 206 (46,60%); 22 place in Asia 49 (57,14%)
12,98 % (2,60 % annual) ↗
min: 0,124; max: 0,174; max-min: 0,049 (28,29%); mid: 0,149;
-0,025 (-19,73%)

Forest area

46,13 {% of land area[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 58 in the world of 205 (72,20%); 11 place in Asia 47 (78,72%)
8,16 % (1,63 % annual) ↗
min: 46,13; max: 64,96; max-min: 18,83 (28,99%); mid: 55,55;
-9,41 (-20,41%)
6 860 {sq. km.[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 130 in the world of 206 (37,38%); 31 place in Asia 47 (36,17%)
8,16 % (1,63 % annual) ↗
min: 6 860; max: 9 660; max-min: 2 800 (28,99%); mid: 8 260;
-1 400 (-20,41%)
0,551 {hectares per person[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 67 in the world of 204 (67,65%); 10 place in Asia 47 (80,85%)
26,28 % (5,26 % annual) ↗
min: 0,551; max: 1,30; max-min: 0,754 (57,78%); mid: 0,928;
-0,377 (-68,42%)

Terrestrial protected areas

8,72 {% of land area[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 132 in the world of 204 (35,78%); 25 place in Asia 48 (50%)
17,50 % (3,50 % annual) ↘
min: 3,38; max: 8,72; max-min: 5,34 (61,24%); mid: 6,05;
2,67 (30,62%)
1 353 {sq. km.[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 149 in the world of 202 (26,73%); 41 place in Asia 48 (16,67%)
0,0007310 {hectares per person[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 53 in the world of 202 (74,26%); 5 place in Asia 48 (91,67%)

Land boundaries and coastline in East Timor


Length of land borders

253 km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 149 in the world of 166 (10,84%); 39 place in Asia 44 (13,64%)

Number of Neighbors

1 [?] (2015)
(descending): 142 in the world of 164 (14,02%); 39 place in Asia 44 (13,64%)

Coastline

706 km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 95 in the world of 191 (50,79%); 26 place in Asia 43 (41,86%)

highest point

2 963 m.[?] (2015)
(descending): 70 in the world of 232 (70,26%); 30 place in Asia 51 (43,14%)

Main parameters in East Timor


Population

1 245 015 number of people[?] (2015)
(descending): 158 in the world of 233 (32,62%); 47 place in Asia 51 (9,80%)
14,35 % (2,87 % annual) ↘
min: 499 525; max: 1 245 015; max-min: 745 490 (59,88%); mid: 872 270;
372 745 (29,94%)

Surface area

14 870 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 156 in the world of 233 (33,48%); 41 place in Asia 51 (21,57%)

Population density

79,67 people per sq. km of land area[?] (2015)
(descending): 127 in the world of 230 (45,22%); 36 place in Asia 51 (31,37%)
10,77 % (2,15 % annual) ↘
min: 34,18; max: 79,67; max-min: 45,49 (57,10%); mid: 56,93;
22,75 (28,55%)

Population growth rate

2,68 annual %[?] (2015)
(descending): 26 in the world of 216 (88,43%); 8 place in Asia 50 (86%)
36,30 % (7,26 % annual) ↘
min: -3,86; max: 4,94; max-min: 8,80 (178,15%); mid: 0,539;
2,14 (79,86%)

Surface area

1,19 hectar per person[?] (2015)
(ascending): 120 in the world of 233 (48,93%); 33 place in Asia 51 (37,25%)
16,75 % (3,35 % annual) ↗
min: 1,19; max: 2,98; max-min: 1,78 (59,91%); mid: 2,09;
-0,892 (-74,71%)