#5. Tuvalu /
Tuvalu is located in the South Pacific Ocean and is located in the northern part of New Zealand near the equator and became independent from the United Kingdom in 1978. With an area of 26km2 and a population of 10,000, the country consists of nine coral reef islands.
However, it is expected that the entire Tuvalu will be submerged in the sea by 2060, and in 2001, he declared that he would give up his country.
#4. Nauru /
Nauru, the smallest island in the South Pacific, was once considered the richest country in the world. It was a tax-free country, a country where hospitals and schools were all free.
However, in the 2000s, when Ingwang exposed the floor, Nauru, which had little national competitiveness, became the poorest country in the country.
#3. Monaco /
It is a small country with an area of 2km2 and a coastline of only 4km long. The main source of income in the country is tourism and casinos.
#2. Vatican City /
Vatican City, which has an area of 0.44km2, population 842, is a small city country in Rome, Italy. It's a place famous for having a pope.
Even though it is an independent country, its national defense is entrusted to Italy, has a small number of Swiss guards and more travelers.
#1. Duchy of Sland /
Since its foundation in 1967, the Duke has ruled the country.
The unofficial "smallest country in the world" with its own passport, currency and even the national football team is persistently claiming to be an independent nation.