Countries in the World by Continents

List of countries in Europe

List of countries in Asia

List of countries in Africa

List of countries in North America

List of countries in South America

List of countries in Australia / Oceania

List of countries in Europe

With an area of 10.2 million km² (3,938,000 sq mi), Europe is 20% larger than the contiguous United States. The European Union has an area of over 4 million km² (1.56 million square meters).

How many countries are there in Europe?
Europe is shared by 50 countries. By the conventional definition, there are 44 sovereign states or nations in Europe. Not included are several countries namely Turkey, which occupies only a small part of East Thrace on the European Balkan Peninsula.
Cyprus, an island in the Mediterranean Sea, is geographically part of Asia Minor (Middle East).
The Faroe Islands, an island group between the Norwegian Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean are a self-governing territory of the Kingdom of Denmark.
Greenland, which geographically belongs to North America, is as well an autonomous Danish territory.
Kosovo is a partially recognized state in the Balkans.
A small piece of Western Kazakhstan is also considered to be part of Europe.

List of Countries in North Asia
Country Flag Country Name Land area (Km²) Population(2019) Country Capital City Country Capital Population
Russia Russia 16,376,870 145,872,256 Moscow 12,412,000
List of Countries in Western Asia

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Country Flag Country Name Land area (Km²) Population(2019) Country Capital City Country Capital Population
Armenia Armenia 28,470 2,957,731 Yerevan 1,070,000
Azerbaijan Azerbaijan 82,658 10,047,718 Baku 2,313,000
Bahrain Bahrain 760 1,641,172 Manama 600,433
Cyprus Cyprus 9,240 1,198,575 Nicosia 200,452
Georgia Georgia 69,490 3,996,765 Tbilisi 4,000,000
Iran Iran 1,628,550 82,913,906 Tehran 9,014,000
Iraq Iraq 434,320 39,309,783 Baghdad 9,760,000
Israel 21,640 8,519,377 Jerusalem 856,700
Jordan Jordan 88,780 10,101,694 Amman 4,000,000
Kuwait Kuwait 17,820 4,207,083 Kuwait city 4,100,000
Lebanon Lebanon 10,230 6,855,713 Beirut
Oman Oman 309,500 4,974,986 Muscat 1,502,000
Qatar Qatar 11,610 2,832,067 Doha  2,830,000
Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia 2,149,690 34,268,528 Riyadh 7,071,000
Palestine State of Palestine 6,220 4,817,000 Ramallah

East Jerusalem

27,092

890,000

Syria Syria 183,630 17,070,135 Damascus 2,354,000
Turkey Turkey 769,630 83,429,615 Ankara 5,112,800
United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates 83,600 9,770,529 Abu Dhabi 1,450,000
Yemen Yemen 527,970 29,161,922 Sana’a 3,937,000
List of Countries in Central Asia
Country Flag Country Name Land area (Km²) Population(2019) Country Capital City Country Capital Population
Afghanistan Afghanistan 652,860 38,041,754 Kabul 4,114,000
Kazakhstan Kazakhstan 2,699,700 18,551,427 Nur-Sultan 1,029,556
Tajikistan Tajikistan 139,960 9,321,018 Dushanbe 770,027
Turkmenistan Turkmenistan 469,930 5,942,089 Ashgabat 1,032,000
Uzbekistan Uzbekistan 425,400 32,981,716 Tashkent 2,393,000
List of Countries in East Asia
Country Flag Country Name Land area (Km²) Population(2019) Country Capital City Country Capital Population
China China 9,388,211 1,433,783,686 Beijing 20,035,455
Hong Kong China,Hong Kong SAR 1,106 7,392,000 City of Victoria 1,035,000
Macau China, Macao SAR 115,3 623,000 Macau 520,400
Japan Japan 364,555 126,860,301 Tokyo 13,900.000
Korea, Democratic Republic of (North) Korea (North) 120,410 25,666,161 Pyongyang 3,000,000
Korea, Republic of (South) Korea (South) 97,230 51,225,308 Seoul 9,962,000
Mongolia Mongolia 1,553,560 3,225,167 Ulaanbaatar 1,300,000
Taiwan Taiwan 36,193 23,780,000 Taipei 2,674,000
List of Countries in South Asia
Country Flag Country Name Land area (Km²) Population(2019) Country Capital City Country Capital Population
Bangladesh Bangladesh 130,170 163,046,161 Dhaka 20,628,000
Bhutan Bhutan 38,117 763,092 Thimphu 763,092
India India 2,973,790 1,366,417,754 New Delhi  257,803
Maldives Maldives 300 530,953 Malé 530,953
Nepal Nepal 143,350 28,608,710 Kathmandu 985,000
Pakistan Pakistan 770,880 216,565,318 Islamabad 1,095,000
Sri Lanka Sri Lanka 62,710 21,323,733 Colombo

Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte

606,000

 

List of Countries in Southeast Asia
Country Flag Country Name Land area (Km²) Population(2019) Country Capital City Country Capital Population
Brunei Brunei Darussalam 5,270 433,285 Bandar Seri Begawan 434,977
Cambodia Cambodia 176,520 16,486,542 Phnom Penh 1,501,725
Indonesia Indonesia 1,811,570 270,625,568 Jakarta 10,800,000
Laos Lao PDR 236,800 6,858,000 Vientiane 800,000
Malaysia Malaysia 328,550 31,949,777 Kuala Lumpur 32,660,000
Myanmar Myanmar (Burma) 653,290 54,045,420 Naypyitaw 924,608
Philippines Philippines 298,170 108,116,615 Manila 1,780,000
Singapore Singapore 700 5,804,337 Singapore 5,612,000
Thailand Thailand 510,890 69,625,582 Bangkok 8,281,000
Timor Leste (East Timor) Timor-Leste (East Timor) 14,870 1,293,119 Dili 1,290,000
Vietnam Vietnam 310,070 96,462,106 Hanoi 8,054,000