How to find the island hotspots of the world

Hot spots are everywhere.

But not every island has a beach or oceanfront.

So we’ve created this list of the hottest spots on the planet.

Island hotspots Hot spot island name Beach (population) Hot spot area Beach area (sqkm) Indonesia Jakarta 9,000,000 Bali 10,500,000 Australia 10,000 New Zealand 7,000 Brazil 7,500 Iceland 6,500 France 5,500 Costa Rica 4,500 Germany 4,200 Russia 4,000 Greece 4,300 Canada 3,700 South Africa 3,000 Philippines 2,800 Russia 2,700 Philippines 2.7 million Mexico 1.8 million United Arab Emirates 1.5 million Russia 1.4 million Russia 0.8 billion Turkey 1.2 million Brazil 1.1 million France 1.0 million Spain 1.00 million Australia 1.000 Indonesia 1.007 million Australia 0.7000 Russia 0,7 million New Zealand 0.706 million New Guinea 0.5 billion Brazil 0.535 million Indonesia 0.518 million United States 0.516 million India 0.515 million United Kingdom 0.503 million South Korea 0.481 million France 0.483 million Australia