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Largest Uninhabited Island in the World

By April 4, 2006

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Devon Island in Nunavut, Canada at 21,230 square miles (55,000 square kilometers) is the world's largest uninhabited island.


April 7, 2006 at 5:12 am
(1) Kalman Ayal says:

Every person knows that the largest unhabited territory in the world is Antarctica. Isn’t
K. Ayal

April 7, 2006 at 7:53 am
(2) rowlandw says:

However, Antarctica is by popular definition a continent, not an island.

April 7, 2006 at 9:25 am
(3) Celso Nunes says:

Are you sure Antarctica is not inhabited? Aren’t there permanent scientific and militar camps? Can’t we consider those who are there inhabitants?

April 7, 2006 at 3:48 pm
(4) SSpin says:

But, I think, there is a point of island, not continent ;) Antarctica is continent, you know ;)

But, yes … Antarctica is not full without inhabitant, … scientist expeditions… etc , of course ;)

April 8, 2006 at 9:36 am
(5) Matt says:

Why have you gone off on a tangent about Antarctica!!!!

ITS A CONTINENT!!! Not an island!!

April 8, 2006 at 11:36 am
(6) SSpin says:


Of course, i know that ;) But I only want to replay for 1st post @Kalman Ayal you know ;)

I want to say him, that topic is about island, not continent , only that ;)

Matt sorry couz I went off plz, i dont want that ;)

April 9, 2006 at 8:32 am
(7) Matt says:


lol ok

my comment was aimed at the first post anyway

April 9, 2006 at 10:25 pm
(8) Matt Rosenberg says:

Hi folks! Just to clarify as the Matt who is the Guide for this site, I always post my full name. There may be postings by other “Matts.”

April 1, 2011 at 10:15 pm
(9) John says:

Devon Island in Northern Canada is the worlds largest unihabited Island.

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