World's largest deserts

Ranking of the largest deserts on earth (in million square miles)

by Statista Research Department, last edited Jan 22, 2016
World's largest deserts This statistic displays the ten largest deserts on earth. The largest desert on earth is the Antarctic desert, covering the continent of Antarctica with a size of around 5.5 million square miles. The term desert includes polar deserts, subtropical deserts, cold winter and cool coastal deserts, and are based on their geographical situation.
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Ranking of the largest deserts on earth (in million square miles)

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