How much of Australia coastline is desertous? (out of total 21,262 miles/34,218 km)

140 miles (180 km)
1,000 miles (1,600 km)
3,000 miles (4,800 km)
14,000 miles (22,500 km)
More than 40% of Aus­trali­a's land is clas­si­fied as desert, but almost all of it is located inland. The Great Sandy Desert is the only one to extend to the coast, forming the long sweep of the Eighty Miles Beach (which is actually 140 miles long).

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140 miles (180 km)
1,000 miles (1,600 km)
3,000 miles (4,800 km)
14,000 miles (22,500 km)
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flagNorway
53%
15%
0%
30%
13
flagthe Netherlands
45%
18%
18%
18%
11
flagItaly
45%
9%
0%
45%
11
flagGermany
36%
17%
21%
25%
47
flagCanada
35%
7%
50%
7%
14
flagRepublic of Ireland
26%
13%
39%
21%
23
flagthe United States
22%
19%
31%
25%
102
flagthe United Kingdom
22%
13%
25%
37%
86
flagPoland
22%
13%
23%
40%
3596
flagFrance
20%
10%
20%
50%
10
flagSpain
18%
0%
27%
54%
11
flagIndia
10%
15%
42%
31%
19
flagUU
9%
36%
18%
36%
11
flagAustralia
7%
23%
38%
23%
13

Gender

men23%
women19%
140 miles (180 km)
23%
19%
1,000 miles (1,600 km)
10%
16%
3,000 miles (4,800 km)
19%
26%
14,000 miles (22,500 km)
46%
37%

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How much of Australia coastline is desertous? (out of total 21,262 miles/34,218 km)
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