Becoming a tiny state is not always identified with leak of many resources. Some countries with least area they have, are able to survive their people by becoming the developed and rich state. Samples below, the smallest states in the world.
1. HOLYSEE VATICAN
Territory of Holysee Vatican: 0,439 km2 (about 44 ha; 108,5 acres). Vatican is an enclave state of city of Rome.
Monarchy of Monaco is under protectorate of Frances. Actually, Monaco is part of Nice City County of Riveria Province, Frances. The area of this state is about 1.93 km2.
Starting at the end of 1999, Macao becoming China Specific Autonomy Region (CSAR) after under protectorated of Portuguese for hundred years. This tiny state is famous of it’s casinos all over the world. The area of Macao is about 23.5 km2.
4. GIBRALTAR (UK)
Gibraltar or Jab Al Tariq, is the tiny mountain state protectorate of British Colony in the south tip of the Iberia Peninsula, Europe. The area of Gibraltar is about 6.5 km2. Gibraltar is famous of the behaviour of it’s people, making divorce