Countries in the World by Continents

List of countries in Africa

List of countries in AFRICA

List of Countries in Africa in alphabetical order

A

Country Flag Country Name Land area (Km²) Population(2019) Country Capital City Country Capital Population
Algeria Algeria 2,381,740 43,053,054 Algiers 43,374,346
Angola Angola 1,246,700 31,825,295 Luanda 2,572,000

B

Country Flag Country Name Land area (Km²) Population(2019) Country Capital City Country Capital Population
Benin Benin 112,760 11,801,151 Porto-Novo 234,300
Botswana Botswana 566,730 2,303,697 Gaborone 2,300,000
Burkina Faso Burkina Faso 273,600 20,321,378 Ouagadougou 2,653,000
Burundi Burundi 25,680 11,530,580 Gitega 120,000

C

Country Flag Country Name Land area (Km²) Population(2019) Country Capital City Country Capital Population
Cape Verde Cabo Verde 4,030 549,935 Praia 131,719
Cameroon Cameroon 472,710 25,876,380 Yaounde 3,822,000
Central African Republic Central African Republic (CAR) 622,980 4,745,185 Bangui 870,000
Chad Chad 1,259,200 15,946,876 N`Djamena 721,081
Comoros Comoros 1,861 850,886 Moroni 55,000
Democratic Republic of the Congo Congo, Democratic Republic of the 2,345,409 91,931,000 Kinshasa 11,580,000
Republic of the Congo Congo, Republic of the 341,500 5,380,508 Brazzaville 2,308,076
Cote d'Ivoire Cote d’Ivoire 318,000 25,716,544 Yamoussoukro 212,670

D

Country Flag Country Name Land area (Km²) Population(2019) Country Capital City Country Capital Population
Djibouti Djibouti 23,180 973,560 Djibouti (city) 973,560

E

Country Flag Country Name Land area (Km²) Population(2019) Country Capital City Country Capital Population
Egypt Egypt 995,450 100,388,073 Cairo 20,485,000
Equatorial Guinea Equatorial Guinea 28,050 1,355,986 Malabo (de jure), 165,000
Eritrea Eritrea 101,000 3,497,117 Asmara 896,000
Eswatini-(Swaziland) Eswatini (formerly Swaziland) 17,200 1,148,130 Mbabane (administrative),

Lobamba (legislative, royal)

94,874

11,000

Ethiopia Ethiopia 1,000,000 112,078,730 Addis Ababa 3,384,569

G

Country Flag Country Name Land area (Km²) Population(2019) Country Capital City Country Capital Population
Gabon Gabon 257,670 2,172,579 Libreville 703,940
Gambia Gambia 10,120 1,920,922 Banjul 35,000
Ghana Ghana 227,540 30,417,856 Accra 1,594,000
Guinea Guinea 245,720 12,771,246 Conakry 1,660,000
Guinea-Bissau Guinea-Bissau 28,120 1,920,922 Bissau 1,920,000

K

Country Flag Country Name Land area (Km²) Population(2019) Country Capital City Country Capital Population
Kenya Kenya 569,140 52,573,973 Nairobi 4,556,000

L

Country Flag Country Name Land area (Km²) Population(2019) Country Capital City Country Capital Population
Lesotho Lesotho 30,360 2,125,268 Maseru 2,130,000
Liberia Liberia 96,320 4,937,374 Monrovia 4,937,374
Libya Libya 1,759,540 6,777,452 Tripoli 1,100,000

M

Country Flag Country Name Land area (Km²) Population(2019) Country Capital City Country Capital Population
Madagascar Madagascar 581,795 26,969,307 Antananarivo 3,210,000
Malawi Malawi 94,280 18,628,747 Lilongwe 18,630,000
Mali Mali 1,220,190 19,658,031 Bamako 2,529,000
Mauritania Mauritania 1,030,700 4,525,696 Nouakchott 4,574,616
Mauritius Mauritius 2,030 1,269,668 Port Louis 1,269,668
Morocco Morocco 446,300 36,471,769 Rabat 1,865,000
Mozambique Mozambique 789,380 30,366,036 Maputo 1,200,000

N

Country Flag Country Name Land area (Km²) Population(2019) Country Capital City Country Capital Population
Namibia Namibia 823,290 2,494,530 Windhoek 268,000
Niger Niger 1,266,700 23,310,715 Niamey 1,252,000
Niigeria Nigeria 910,770 200,963,599 Abuja 3,095,000

R

Country Flag Country Name Land area (Km²) Population(2019) Country Capital City Country Capital Population
Rwanda Rwanda 24,670 12,626,950 Kigali 12,630,000

S

Country Flag Country Name Land area (Km²) Population(2019) Country Capital City Country Capital Population
Sao Tome and Principe Sao Tome and Principe 960 215,056 São Tomé 215,056
Senegal Senegal 192,530 16,296,364 Dakar 3,057,000
Seychelles Seychelles 460 97,739 Victoria 6,380,000
Sierra Leone Sierra Leone 72,180 7,813,215 Freetown 1,168,000
Somalia Somalia 627,340 15,442,905 Mogadishu 2,180,000
South Africa South Africa 1,213,090 58,558,270 Pretoria (administrative),

Cape Town (legislative),

Bloemfontein (judicial)

2,472,612

4,520,000

556,000

South Sudan South Sudan 610,952 11,062,113 Juba 386,000
Sudan Sudan 1,765,048 42,813,238 Khartoum 5,678,000

T

Country Flag Country Name Land area (Km²) Population(2019) Country Capital City Country Capital Population
Tanzania Tanzania 885,800 58,005,463 Dodoma 58,010,000
Togo Togo 54,390 5,942,089 Lomé 839,566
Tunisia Tunisia 155,360 11,694,719 Tunis 2,700,000

U

Country Flag Country Name Land area (Km²) Population(2019) Country Capital City Country Capital Population
Uganda Uganda 199,810 44,269,594 Kampala 1,650,800

Z

Country Flag Country Name Land area (Km²) Population(2019) Country Capital City Country Capital Population
Zambia Zambia 743,390 17,861,030 Lusaka 2,500,000
Zimbabwe Zimbabwe 386,850 14,645,468 Harare 1,600,000