Africa

MadagascarSwazilandLesothoMozambiqueZambiaZimbabweMalawiBotswanaTanzaniaNamibiaSouth AfricaAngolaCongo (Dem. Republic)KenyaUgandaBurundiRwandaSomaliaEthiopiaSudanEritreaEgyptLibyaChadNigerCentral AfricaCameroonCongo, Republic of theGabonAlgeriaEquatorial GuineaNigeriaTunisiaMoroccoMaliWestern SaharaMauritaniaBeninSenegalGuineaTogoGhanaIvory CoastBurkina FasoLiberiaSierra Leone

Western Africa

Benin
Burkina Faso
Ivory Coast
Gambia
Ghana
Guinea
Guinea-Bissau
Cape Verde
Liberia
Mali
Mauritania
Niger
Nigeria
Senegal
Sierra Leone
Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
Togo

Northern Africa

Egypt
Algeria
Libya
Morocco
Sudan
South Sudan
Tunisia
Western Sahara

Southern Africa

Botswana
Lesotho
Namibia
South Africa
Swaziland

Central Africa

Angola
Equatorial Guinea
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Gabon
Cameroon
Republic of the Congo
Sao Tome and Principe
Chad
Central African Republic

Eastern Africa

Ethiopia
British Indian Ocean Territory
Burundi
Djibouti
Eritrea
Kenya
Comoros
Madagascar
Malawi
Mauritius
Mayotte
Mozambique
Reunion
Rwanda
Zambia
Seychelles
Zimbabwe
Somalia
Tanzania
Uganda

Africa consists of 59 different countries with a total surface of 30.37 million kmĀ². This corresponds to a share of 20% of the habitable earth surface. The coastlines in and around Africa altogether have a lentgh of 40,794 km. In these 59 countries are living 1.19 billion people (=16.2% of the world's population).