Hectare and a square kilometer is the unit used for the measurement of area, in this section first we will talk about what is hectare and then we will talk about what is square kilometer? And finally, we will provide you equation using which you can convert hectare to a square kilometer and square kilometer to a hectare. This is interesting to know about the reason why we need to use different units for the measurement of the same unit. Well in simple words we cannot use cm to order to measure the length of the world.

## hectare to square kilometer

**Hectare**

- Hectare is the unit of area which is mainly used when we consider the area for agriculture and in order to show the area span of any organization.
- One hectare is a unit of area which is equal to the unit of area which is equal to the area of the square whose side length is equal to 100 meters. Or we can say that the area of one hectare is equal to 1/100th of the one square kilometer.
- Hectare is mainly used in Asian countries.

**Square kilometer**

- A square kilometer is the unit of area which is again a unit which is based on the unit of area of calculation of square, one square kilometer is the unit of area which is equal to the unit area of the square whose length of the side of equal to one kilometer.
- A square kilometer is the unit of area, which is mainly used when we have to consider a large amount of area, which is used for the constructional proposes like construction of roads or canals.
- A square kilometer is the unit of area which is one of the widely used units of area.

**Conversion, **use this equation in order to convert square kilometer to the hectare.

- square kilometre to hectare
- hectare is equal to square kilometre