How Many Countries Already Have Border Walls? 1, 12, 20?

Trump Wall Credit: NBC San Diego

This trend is set to go up as more countries are planning to build walls along international borders.

Countries With Border Walls (Chart Compliments of World Atlas)

Country A Country B Status Length (km)
India Bangladesh Under construction 3,268
Pakistan Afghanistan Proposed 2,400
Ukraine Russia Under construction 2,000
Turkmenistan Uzbekistan Completed 2001 1,700
India Burma Under construction 1,624
China North Korea Under construction 1,416
Mexico United States Proposed 930
Saudi Arabia Iraq Completed 2014 900
Uzbekistan Kyrgyzstan Completed 1999 870
Iran Pakistan Under construction 700
Costa Rica Nicaragua Proposed 650
Malaysia Thailand Proposed 650
India Pakistan Completed 2004 550
Botswana Zimbabwe Completed 2003 500
United Arab Emirates Oman Under construction 410
Slovenia Croatia Under construction 400
Belize Guatemala Proposed 266
North Korea South Korea Completed 1953 248
South Africa Zimbabwe Completed 2000s 225
Uzbekistan Afghanistan Completed 2001 209
Kuwait Iraq Completed 1991 193
Hungary Serbia Completed 2015 175
South Africa Mozambique Completed 1975 120
Estonia Russia Planned 108
Saudi Arabia Yemen Completed 2004 75
Kazakhstan Uzbekistan Completed 2006 45
Hungary Croatia Completed 2015 41
China Hong Kong Completed 1960s 32
Macedonia Greece Completed 2015 30
Bulgaria Turkey Completed 2014 30
Brunei Malaysia Completed 2005 20
Spain (Melilla) Morroco Completed 1998 11
Spain (Ceuta) Morroco Completed 2001 8
Egypt Palestine Completed 1979 3

There are a total of 20 completed border barriers inĀ  the world, seven under construction, 1 planned, and five proposed.

Google Image of existing Walls Worldwide

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