Which sea is the most saline in the world?

Arctic Sea
Baltic Sea
Caribbean Sea
Red Sea
The Red Sea is very saline due to high evap­o­ra­tion, very little pre­cip­i­ta­tion, almost no river inflow and iso­la­tion from the rest of the Indian Ocean. Salinity reaches 41 ‰ in the northern part (Average for the world's seawater is ~35 ‰).

Answers distribution

Arctic Sea
Baltic Sea
Caribbean Sea
Red Sea
answers
flagFinland
4%
0%
0%
95%
22
flagSpain
2%
0%
2%
94%
34
flagthe United Arab Emirates
8%
4%
0%
82%
23
flagNorway
3%
11%
5%
78%
51
flagGermany
15%
8%
4%
71%
250
flagPoland
9%
8%
10%
70%
16511
flagthe Netherlands
6%
9%
13%
69%
66
flagSweden
6%
15%
9%
68%
32
flagthe United Kingdom
11%
11%
9%
66%
578
flagFrance
7%
12%
12%
66%
39
flagDenmark
8%
12%
12%
66%
24
flagAustria
19%
9%
4%
66%
21
flagItaly
10%
10%
14%
64%
67
flagthe Philippines
10%
12%
10%
64%
39
flagAustralia
8%
17%
10%
61%
73
flagRepublic of Ireland
12%
16%
11%
59%
62
flagCanada
12%
9%
16%
58%
91
flagthe United States
9%
20%
13%
55%
967
flagIndia
9%
17%
18%
52%
321
flagPakistan
10%
10%
28%
46%
28

Gender

men73%
women66%
Arctic Sea
8%
11%
Baltic Sea
8%
8%
Caribbean Sea
9%
13%
Red Sea
73%
66%

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