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World's largest rivers based on drainage area

Largest rivers worldwide based on drainage area (in 1,000 square kilometers)

by Statista Research Department, last edited Jul 22, 2013
World's largest rivers based on drainage area This statistic presents the largest rivers in the world based on drainage area. The Mississippi River in North America has a drainage area of 3.5 million square kilometers. Rivers act as habitats, travel routes, electricity sources, sediment deposits, and drainage channels for surface water.
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Largest rivers worldwide based on drainage area (in 1,000 square kilometers)

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