Square foot

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Comparison of 1 Square foot with some Imperial and metric units of area

The square foot (plural square feet; abbreviated ft2 or sq ft) is an imperial unit and U.S. customary unit (non-SI, non-metric) of area, used mainly in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Bangladesh, India and Pakistan.[citation needed] It is defined as the area of a square with sides of 1 foot.

A symbol for square foot, square feet, and "per square foot" commonly used in architecture, real estate and interior space plans is a simple square with a vertical line bisecting it. It is also occasionally written as a square with a slash through it.[citation needed]

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1 square foot is equivalent to:

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