Asia

Asia

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Asia consists of 51 different countries with a total surface of 31.90 million km². This corresponds to a share of 21% of the habitable earth surface. The coastlines in and around Asia altogether have a lentgh of 188,437 km. In these 51 countries are living 4.44 billion people (=59.6% of the world's population).


Western Asia

Armenia
Azerbaijan
Bahrain
Georgia
Iraq
Iran
Israel
Yemen
Jordan
Qatar
Kuwait
Lebanon
Oman
Palestine
Saudi Arabia
Syria
Turkey
United Arab Emirates
Cyprus

Central Asia

Kazakhstan
Kyrgyzstan
Tajikistan
Turkmenistan
Uzbekistan

South Asia

Afghanistan
Bangladesh
Bhutan
India
Maldives
Nepal
Pakistan
Sri Lanka

Southeast Asia

Brunei
Indonesia
Cambodia
Laos
Malaysia
Burma
East Timor
Philippines
Singapore
Thailand
Vietnam

East Asia

China
Hong Kong
Japan
Macau
Mongolia
North Korea
South Korea
Taiwan


Asian confederations


Most spoken mother tongues in Asia

LanguagepercentagePopulation
Chinese29.6 %1,312.3 M
Hindi12.2 %542.9 M
Bengali6.0 %266.5 M
Arabic3.1 %139.4 M
Punjabi2.9 %130.2 M
Japanese2.8 %125.9 M
Javanese2.3 %102.9 M
Telugu2.1 %95.3 M
Marathi2.1 %92.7 M
Tamil1.9 %83.4 M
Urdu1.8 %81.6 M
Vietnamese1.8 %81.3 M
Korean1.7 %77.2 M
Turkish1.6 %69.7 M
Gujarati1.3 %59.6 M