Globally, there exists more than 190 nations or countries in total that is when counted from every continent. With the increasing number of population in the nation’s and how individuals are struggling to remain in the cities, some cities have become so congested that the cities have expanded and consumed a larger potion of the countries sizes than even the total size of the other towns as a whole.

Contrasting enough, some of these small or smallest nations are among the most richest countries in the world. Probably, this is because of their own government policies, cultural lifestyles and so on. In this article, we are going to highlight the top 10 smallest countries in the world with their land areas in km². Have a look at the list from the number 1 smallest to number 10 smallest country in the world.

1. Vatican City – 0.44 km²
2. Monaco – 2 km²
3. Nauru – 21 km²
4. Tuvalu – 26 km²
5. San Marino – 61 km²
6. Liechtenstein – 160 km²
7. Marshall Islands – 181 km²
8. Saint Kitts and Nevis – 261 km²
9. Maldives – 300 km²
10. Malta – 316 km²