Geography in Ukraine

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Geography in Ukraine


The continent: Europe
  
Iso2:UA
  
Iso3:UKR

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Area in Ukraine


Surface area

603 550 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 44 in the world of 233 (81,55%); 2 place in Europe from 53 (98,11%)

Land area

579 290 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 44 in the world of 230 (81,30%); 2 place in Europe from 52 (98,08%)
0,0051788 % (0,0010358 % annual) ↗
min: 579 290; max: 579 380; max-min: 90 (0,016%); mid: 579 335;
-45 (-0,0077681%)

Territorial waters

24 260 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 22 in the world of 153 (86,27%); 4 place in Europe from 38 (92,11%)
0,124 % (0,025 % annual) ↘
min: 24 170; max: 24 260; max-min: 90 (0,371%); mid: 24 215;
45 (0,185%)

Land use in Ukraine


Land area

579 290 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 44 in the world of 230 (81,30%); 2 place in Europe from 52 (98,08%)
0,0051788 % (0,0010358 % annual) ↗
min: 579 290; max: 579 380; max-min: 90 (0,016%); mid: 579 335;
-45 (-0,0077681%)

Agricultural land

71,25 {% of land area[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 18 in the world of 208 (91,83%); 2 place in Europe from 46 (97,83%)
0,017 % (0,0034585 % annual) ↘
min: 71,23; max: 72,37; max-min: 1,14 (1,58%); mid: 71,80;
-0,556 (-0,780%)
412 720 {sq.km.[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 26 in the world of 209 (88,04%); 2 place in Europe from 46 (97,83%)
0,012 % (0,0024230 % annual) ↘
min: 412 660; max: 419 290; max-min: 6 630 (1,58%); mid: 415 975;
-3 255 (-0,789%)
0,913 {hectares per person[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 49 in the world of 207 (76,81%); 7 place in Europe from 46 (86,96%)
1,47 % (0,294 % annual) ↘
min: 0,810; max: 0,913; max-min: 0,104 (11,34%); mid: 0,861;
0,052 (5,67%)

Arable land

56,16 {% of land area[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 3 in the world of 206 (99,03%); 2 place in Europe from 46 (97,83%)
0,171 % (0,034 % annual) ↘
min: 55,99; max: 57,59; max-min: 1,60 (2,78%); mid: 56,79;
-0,629 (-1,12%)
325 377 {sq.km.[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 10 in the world of 206 (95,63%); 2 place in Europe from 46 (97,83%)
0,187 % (0,037 % annual) ↘
min: 324 520; max: 334 180; max-min: 9 660 (2,89%); mid: 329 350;
-3 973 (-1,22%)
0,720 {hectares per person[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 9 in the world of 206 (96,12%); 3 place in Europe from 46 (95,65%)
1,65 % (0,330 % annual) ↘
min: 0,644; max: 0,720; max-min: 0,076 (10,54%); mid: 0,682;
0,038 (5,27%)

Forest area

16,67 {% of land area[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 138 in the world of 205 (33,17%); 35 place in Europe from 45 (24,44%)
1,13 % (0,227 % annual) ↘
min: 16,01; max: 16,67; max-min: 0,663 (3,98%); mid: 16,34;
0,331 (1,99%)
96 570 {sq. km.[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 52 in the world of 206 (75,24%); 8 place in Europe from 45 (84,44%)
1,13 % (0,226 % annual) ↘
min: 92 740; max: 96 570; max-min: 3 830 (3,97%); mid: 94 655;
1 915 (1,98%)
0,214 {hectares per person[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 110 in the world of 204 (46,57%); 27 place in Europe from 45 (42,22%)
2,58 % (0,516 % annual) ↘
min: 0,179; max: 0,214; max-min: 0,035 (16,35%); mid: 0,196;
0,017 (8,18%)

Terrestrial protected areas

4,04 {% of land area[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 167 in the world of 204 (18,63%); 41 place in Europe from 44 (9,09%)
0,424 % (0,085 % annual) ↘
min: 1,97; max: 4,04; max-min: 2,07 (51,24%); mid: 3,01;
1,04 (25,62%)
23 428 {sq. km.[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 81 in the world of 202 (60,40%); 16 place in Europe from 44 (65,91%)
0,0000090 {hectares per person[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 184 in the world of 202 (9,41%); 43 place in Europe from 44 (4,55%)

Land boundaries and coastline in Ukraine


Length of land borders

5 618 km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 30 in the world of 166 (82,53%); 2 place in Europe from 46 (97,83%)

Number of Neighbors

7 [?] (2015)
(descending): 12 in the world of 164 (93,29%); 6 place in Europe from 45 (88,89%)

Coastline

2 782 km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 43 in the world of 191 (78,01%); 14 place in Europe from 38 (65,79%)

Elevation in Ukraine


mean elevation

175 m.[?] (2015)
(descending): 135 in the world of 163 (17,79%); 28 place in Europe from 41 (34,15%)

highest point

2 061 m.[?] (2015)
(descending): 118 in the world of 232 (49,57%); 27 place in Europe from 52 (50%)

Main parameters in Ukraine


Population

45 198 200 number of people[?] (2015)
(descending): 31 in the world of 233 (87,12%); 7 place in Europe from 53 (88,68%)
1,49 % (0,298 % annual) ↗
min: 42 662 150; max: 52 179 210; max-min: 9 517 060 (18,24%); mid: 47 420 680;
-2 222 480 (-4,92%)

Surface area

603 550 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 44 in the world of 233 (81,55%); 2 place in Europe from 53 (98,11%)

Population density

77,95 people per sq. km of land area[?] (2015)
(descending): 129 in the world of 230 (44,35%); 36 place in Europe from 52 (32,69%)
1,58 % (0,316 % annual) ↗
min: 74,57; max: 90,07; max-min: 15,49 (17,20%); mid: 82,32;
-4,37 (-5,61%)

Population growth rate

-0,364 annual %[?] (2015)
(descending): 203 in the world of 216 (6,48%); 40 place in Europe from 49 (20,41%)
9,22 % (1,84 % annual) ↗
min: -1,01; max: 1,26; max-min: 2,27 (179,81%); mid: 0,127;
-0,491 (135,01%)

Surface area

1,34 hectar per person[?] (2015)
(ascending): 130 in the world of 233 (44,64%); 36 place in Europe from 53 (33,96%)
1,47 % (0,293 % annual) ↘
min: 1,16; max: 1,41; max-min: 0,252 (17,80%); mid: 1,29;
0,046 (3,47%)