Countries In Africa

Africa is the second largest continent. There are 54 countries in Africa. It covers about 6% of Earth's total surface area, that is 20% of total land area. World's largest desert, Sahara Desert is in Africa which occupies 25% of the total area of Africa. Africa is also the hottest continent.

Africa is surrounded by Mediterranean Sea on the north which seperates it from Europe, Suez Canal and Red Sea in the northeast which seperates it from Asia. It is surrounded by Indian Ocean on the east, south east and Atlantic Ocean on the west.

Algeria is the largest country in Africa with an area of 2,381,740 sqkm and Seychelles is the smallest country in Africa with 115 islands and covers a total area of 459 sq km. But on mainland Africa, The Gambia is the smallest country in Africa.

Africa with an area of 30,370,000 sq km it is not just the second largest continent but with population of about 1.2 billion, it is also the second most populas continent in the world.

A to Z list of countries in Africa
Country
A
Algeria
Angola
B
Benin
Botswana
Burkina Faso
Burundi
C
Cabo Verde
Cameroon
Central African Republic (CAR)
Chad
Comoros
Democratic Republic of the Condo
Cote D'Ivoire
D
Djibouti
E
Egypt
Equatorial Guinea
Eritrea
Ethiopia
G
Gabon
Gambia
Ghana
Guinea
Guinea-Bissau
K
Kenya
L
Lesotho
Liberia
Libya
Country
M
Madagascar
Malawi
Mali
Mauritania
Mauritius
Morocco
Mozambique
N
Namibia
Niger
Nigeria
R
Rwanda
S
Sao Tome and Principe
Senegal
Seychelles
Sierra Leone
Somalia
South Africa
South Sudan
Sudan
Swaziland
T
Tanzania
Togo
Tunisia
U
Uganda
Z
Zambia
Zimbabwe

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