Which ocean is the shallowest in the world?

Pacific
Atlantic
Indian
Arctic
The Arctic Ocean is en­com­passed by a number of con­ti­nen­tal shelves, in­clud­ing the Siberian Shelf, which is the largest such shelf in the Word. The average depth of the Arctic Ocean is 1,038 m (3,406 ft).

Answers distribution

Pacific
Atlantic
Indian
Arctic
answers
flagFinland
2%
4%
0%
93%
44
flagthe United Arab Emirates
4%
4%
13%
77%
44
flagGreece
0%
6%
15%
75%
33
flagthe Netherlands
4%
7%
14%
73%
119
flagSwitzerland
2%
13%
11%
72%
36
flagItaly
10%
7%
10%
70%
120
flagSweden
6%
6%
21%
65%
61
flagGermany
8%
11%
18%
61%
355
flagthe United States
7%
12%
23%
56%
697
flagthe United Kingdom
7%
9%
26%
56%
676
flagSpain
9%
13%
21%
55%
52
flagCanada
1%
14%
29%
54%
77
flagPoland
8%
11%
26%
52%
22552
flagAustria
7%
14%
28%
50%
56
flagRepublic of Ireland
10%
14%
25%
48%
74
flagNorway
6%
8%
34%
48%
47
flagAustralia
6%
8%
36%
46%
49
flagIndia
21%
13%
19%
43%
91
flagFrance
9%
17%
29%
43%
51
flagUnknown
12%
11%
38%
38%
886

Gender

men54%
women52%
Pacific
7%
8%
Atlantic
11%
11%
Indian
26%
27%
Arctic
54%
52%

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