What is the largest and most populous country in the world situated only on islands?
definitely either Indonesia or japan.
The largest country in Europe is Russia, although the largest country wholly in Europe is the Ukraine. The most populous country in Europe is also Russia, although the most populous country wholly in Europe is Germany. The largest city in Europe is Moscow. The largest sea in Europe is the Mediterranean. The largest river in Europe is the Volga. The largest lake in Europe is Lake Ladoga. The largest mountain in Europe is Mount Elbrus.
It's the world's largest archipelago, with over 17,000 islands. About 60% of the population live on the island of Java, the most populous island in the world. Another 20% live on the island of Sumatra, 7% live on Sulawesi and 5% live on Borneo. The remaining 12% live on other islands. It is also the world's largest country that is predominately Muslim.
Brazil is situated in South America, near the Amazon River. It is a Portrugese speaking country and the only one in the Americas. It is the largest country in South America. It has the eighth largest economy in the world. It is a member of the UN, G20, Mercosul, Union of South American Countries and a BRIC country. It is the 5th largest country by size and population.
Oceania is the smallest continent on the planet. The vast majority of the continent is made up of the Pacific islands. However, some of these islands have a considerable size. Oceania's largest country is Australia, with an area of 7,686,850 km2 (4,776,387 sq mi). The second largest is Papua New Guinea, measuring 462,840 km2 (287,595 sq mi) in area. The third largest country, and answer to the question, is New Zealand. New Zealand has an…
The largest country in the world is Russia. The smallest country (sovereign entity) in the world is Vatican City. After that would come Monaco and San Marino. (Gibraltar, Tokelau, Saba, and Macau are all territories or possessions of other countries.) The smallest republic in the world is the island of Nauru (Pleasant Island) in the Marshall Islands. The most populous, with 1.3 billion citizens, is China.
Russia is the most populous country in Europe. Even though Russia is a transcontinental country (spanning both Europe and Asia), over 110,000,000 Russians live in the European portion of Russia [143,000,000 in Russia total]. Germany is the most populous country that is wholly in Europe, with 82,000,000.