Geography in United States Virgin Islands

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United States Virgin Islands

Official symbols in United States Virgin Islands:

         
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Geography in United States Virgin Islands


The continent: America
  
Iso2:VI
  
Iso3:VIR

For country comparisons (the table on the map) colors are used:
 
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 The average;
 
 Poor performance

Area in United States Virgin Islands


Surface area

350 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 197 in the world of 233 (15,88%); 37 place in America 50 (28%)

Land area

350 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 196 in the world of 230 (15,22%); 37 place in America 50 (28%)

Land use in United States Virgin Islands


Land area

350 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 196 in the world of 230 (15,22%); 37 place in America 50 (28%)

Agricultural land

11,43 {% of land area[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 174 in the world of 208 (16,83%); 32 place in America 42 (26,19%)
40 {sq.km.[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 198 in the world of 209 (5,74%); 38 place in America 42 (11,90%)
0,039 {hectares per person[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 192 in the world of 207 (7,73%); 38 place in America 42 (11,90%)
2,53 % (0,507 % annual) ↘
min: 0,038; max: 0,375; max-min: 0,337 (89,96%); mid: 0,206;
-0,168 (-434,24%)

Arable land

2,86 {% of land area[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 160 in the world of 206 (22,82%); 35 place in America 42 (19,05%)
10,00 {sq.km.[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 195 in the world of 206 (5,83%); 38 place in America 42 (11,90%)
0,0096549 {hectares per person[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 192 in the world of 206 (7,28%); 40 place in America 42 (7,14%)
2,53 % (0,507 % annual) ↘
min: 0,0094103; max: 0,136; max-min: 0,127 (93,10%); mid: 0,073;
-0,063 (-654,92%)

Forest area

50,29 {% of land area[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 48 in the world of 205 (77,07%); 17 place in America 43 (62,79%)
3,18 % (0,636 % annual) ↗
min: 50,29; max: 67,37; max-min: 17,09 (25,36%); mid: 58,83;
-8,54 (-16,99%)
176 {sq. km.[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 179 in the world of 206 (13,59%); 34 place in America 43 (23,26%)
3,18 % (0,636 % annual) ↗
min: 176; max: 235,80; max-min: 59,80 (25,36%); mid: 205,90;
-29,90 (-16,99%)
0,170 {hectares per person[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 122 in the world of 204 (40,69%); 31 place in America 43 (30,23%)
0,567 % (0,113 % annual) ↗
min: 0,170; max: 0,227; max-min: 0,057 (25,08%); mid: 0,198;
-0,028 (-16,74%)

Terrestrial protected areas

15,33 {% of land area[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 100 in the world of 204 (51,47%); 21 place in America 42 (52,38%)
53,66 {sq. km.[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 185 in the world of 202 (8,91%); 34 place in America 42 (21,43%)
0,015 {hectares per person[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 18 in the world of 202 (91,58%); 5 place in America 42 (90,48%)

Main parameters in United States Virgin Islands


Population

103 574 number of people[?] (2015)
(descending): 194 in the world of 233 (17,17%); 36 place in America 50 (30%)
2,60 % (0,520 % annual) ↗
min: 32 000; max: 108 639; max-min: 76 639 (70,54%); mid: 70 320;
33 255 (32,11%)

Surface area

350 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 197 in the world of 233 (15,88%); 37 place in America 50 (28%)

Population density

295,93 people per sq. km of land area[?] (2015)
(descending): 43 in the world of 230 (81,74%); 11 place in America 50 (80%)
2,60 % (0,520 % annual) ↗
min: 97,43; max: 310,40; max-min: 212,97 (68,61%); mid: 203,91;
92,01 (31,09%)

Population growth rate

-0,574 annual %[?] (2015)
(descending): 207 in the world of 216 (4,63%); 44 place in America 45 (4,44%)
27,99 % (5,60 % annual) ↘
min: -3,17; max: 11,95; max-min: 15,13 (126,56%); mid: 4,39;
-4,96 (865,06%)

Surface area

0,338 hectar per person[?] (2015)
(ascending): 43 in the world of 233 (81,97%); 11 place in America 50 (80%)
2,53 % (0,507 % annual) ↘
min: 0,322; max: 1,10; max-min: 0,775 (70,64%); mid: 0,710;
-0,372 (-110,01%)