Africa

Africa Map
Africa Map

Africa is the world’s second-largest and second-most populous continent, after Asia in both cases. At about 30.3 million km² including adjacent islands, it covers 6% of Earth’s total surface area and 20% of its land area. With 1.3 billion people as of 2018, it accounts for about 16% of the world’s human population.

Total Countries: 54
Total Area: 30.37 million km²
Total Population: 1.216 billion (2016)
Totla Languages: 1250–3000 native languages

Some Short Question About Africa

How many countries are Africa?

Ans: There are 54 countries in Africa today, according to the United Nations. The full list is shown in the table below, with current population and subregion (based on the United Nations official statistics).

Is Africa a rich or poor country or continent?

In March 2013, Africa was identified as the world's poorest inhabited continent: Africa's entire combined GDP is barely a third of the United States' GDP; however, the World Bank expects that most African countries will reach "middle income" status (defined as at least US$1,000 per person a year) by 2025

What is the poorest country in Africa?

The poorest countries in Africa are also the poorest countries in the world. The top five poorest countries in the world are the Central African RepublicBurundithe Democratic Republic of CongoNiger, and Malawi

What country in Africa is the richest?

Mauritius has the highest per capita wealth of any country in Africa as shown in the left-most bar chart. At $32,700 its more than double South Africa and Namibia where it is between $12 and $13,000.

List and information of all African Countries