Island Countries 2022

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An island country is a country that is made up of one or more islands, or land that is surrounded completely by water. Island nations are very unique because of their locations. The main supply of food is fish, and these countries rely heavily on imports from continental nations.

The economies of island nations are also different. Because they are more isolated from trade and economy and have to face such challenges as high shipping costs, these countries typically have very small economies and are significantly impacted by global changes in the economy.

Most island nations have very small populations, although there are some exceptions, such as Japan. There are many island nations around the world. The largest by population is Indonesia, which has a population of over 255 million people.

The second largest island country in the world is Japan, which has a population of over 127 million. There is one additional island country with a population exceeding 100 million, and that nation is the Philippines.

Island Countries 2022

Country 2022 Population
Indonesia275,501,339
Japan123,951,692
Philippines115,559,009
United Kingdom67,508,936
Madagascar29,611,714
Australia26,177,413
Taiwan23,893,394
Sri Lanka21,832,143
Haiti11,584,996
Dominican Republic11,228,821
Cuba11,212,191
Papua New Guinea10,142,619
Singapore5,975,689
New Zealand5,185,288
Ireland5,023,109
Jamaica2,827,377
Trinidad And Tobago1,531,044
Bahrain1,472,233
Timor Leste1,341,296
Mauritius1,299,469
Cyprus1,251,488
Fiji929,766
Comoros836,774
Solomon Islands724,273
Cape Verde593,149
Malta533,286
Maldives523,787
Brunei449,002
Bahamas409,984
Iceland372,899
Vanuatu326,740
Barbados281,635
Sao Tome And Principe227,380
Samoa222,382
Saint Lucia179,857
Kiribati131,232
Grenada125,438
Micronesia114,164
Seychelles107,118
Tonga106,858
Saint Vincent And the Grenadines103,948
Antigua And Barbuda93,763
Dominica72,737
Saint Kitts And Nevis47,657
Marshall Islands41,569
Palau18,055
Nauru12,668
Tuvalu11,312

Island Countries 2022

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