Sub-Saharan Africa Surface Area 1961-2022

Surface area is a country's total area, including areas under inland bodies of water and some coastal waterways.
  • Sub-Saharan Africa surface area for 2018 was 24,287,427.39, a 0% increase from 2017.
  • Sub-Saharan Africa surface area for 2017 was 24,287,425.64, a 0% increase from 2016.
  • Sub-Saharan Africa surface area for 2016 was 24,287,425.27, a 0% increase from 2015.
  • Sub-Saharan Africa surface area for 2015 was 24,287,430.08, a 0% increase from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

MLA Citation:
Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Square KM
World 134,542,704.08
OECD members 37,658,799.87
East Asia & Pacific 24,868,162.00
Sub-Saharan Africa 24,287,427.39
Latin America & Caribbean 20,425,979.00
North America 19,715,550.00
South Asia 5,135,269.00
European Union 4,172,838.89
Euro Area 2,760,428.89
Sub-Saharan Africa Surface Area - Historical Data
Year Square KM Annual % Change
2018 24,287,427.39 0.00%
2017 24,287,425.64 0.00%
2016 24,287,425.27 0.00%
2015 24,287,430.08 0.00%
2014 24,287,430.57 0.00%
2013 24,287,430.40 0.00%
2012 24,287,434.56 0.00%
2011 24,287,434.46 11.41%
2010 21,799,165.13 0.00%
2009 21,799,164.49 0.00%
2008 21,799,165.35 0.00%
2007 21,799,167.28 0.00%
2006 21,799,172.65 0.00%
2005 21,799,172.43 0.00%
2004 21,799,169.64 0.15%
2003 21,767,201.00 0.00%
2002 21,767,201.00 0.00%
2001 21,767,201.00 0.00%
2000 21,767,201.00 0.00%
1999 21,767,201.00 0.00%
1998 21,767,201.00 0.00%
1997 21,767,201.00 0.00%
1996 21,767,201.00 0.00%
1995 21,767,201.00 0.00%
1994 21,767,201.00 0.00%
1993 21,767,201.00 -0.54%
1992 21,884,801.00 0.00%
1991 21,884,801.00 0.00%
1990 21,884,801.00 0.00%
1989 21,884,801.00 0.00%
1988 21,884,801.00 0.00%
1987 21,884,801.00 0.00%
1986 21,884,801.00 0.00%
1985 21,884,801.00 0.00%
1984 21,884,801.00 0.00%
1983 21,884,801.00 0.00%
1982 21,884,801.00 0.00%
1981 21,884,801.00 0.00%
1980 21,884,801.00 0.00%
1979 21,884,801.00 0.00%
1978 21,884,801.00 0.00%
1977 21,884,801.00 0.00%
1976 21,884,801.00 0.00%
1975 21,884,801.00 0.00%
1974 21,884,801.00 0.00%
1973 21,884,801.00 0.00%
1972 21,884,801.00 0.00%
1971 21,884,801.00 0.00%
1970 21,884,801.00 0.00%
1969 21,884,801.00 0.00%
1968 21,884,801.00 0.00%
1967 21,884,801.00 0.00%
1966 21,884,801.00 0.00%
1965 21,884,801.00 0.00%
1964 21,884,801.00 0.00%
1963 21,884,801.00 0.00%
1962 21,884,801.00 0.00%
1961 21,884,801.00 0.00%