How Many Countries Are There in the Continent of Africa?

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How Many Countries Are There in the Continent of Africa?

When we look at the whole world, it is possibly to see that there are lots of countries in the whole world and as all we know there are seven continents in the world. The shape of the world is geoidal and when we look at the balance of the sea and the earth that is on our world, we see that the water is much more than the earth and these earths are formed as a result of the volcanic events and other events related to the structural shape of the world and as all we know up to now the world imposed to the different events by the nature and the geological periods are maybe it can be said that the most important events when it is thought the structure of the world.

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As a result of these geological periods the earth that we are living on is formed and on account of the fact that this reason these events are very important. at the fourth geological period the world shape and the geological shapes and continents that we have today are formed. Today we are going to make a short analysis about the continent of the Africa and the countries that are available in the continent of Africa.

 

The Number of Countries That Are Placed to the Continent of Africa

 

At first when we look at the population of the continent of Africa, we can see that it is the second most populated continent that are available in the whole world and when it is thought about the area of the continent it has 32,2 million meter square and it forms the %6 earth of the whole world, on this place the continent holds very important place for the world. And it forms the %15 of the whole world’s population. When we look at the geography of the Africa we can see that some parts of the Africa is desert and on the other hand most of the Africa is formed by the forests, because of its being in the different climate regions the differences of the plants are very common. Politically they continent is not very powerful like other continents like Europe or America because it is imposed lots of exploitations and as a result of this situation the continent is not very wealthy. When we look at the countries that are placed in the continent of Africa we can see that there are 57 different countries in the continent and their names are:

Algeria

Angola

Benin

Botswana

Burkina Faso

Burundi

Cameroon

Cape Verde

Central African Republic

Chad

Comoros

Democratic Republic of the Congo

Republic of the Congo

Côte d’Ivoire

Djibouti

Egypt

Equatorial Guinea

Eritrea

Ethiopia

Gabon

Gambia

Ghana

Guinea

Guinea-Bissau

Kenya

Lesotho

Liberia

Libya

Madagascar

Malawi

Mali

Mauritania

Mauritius

Morocco

Mozambique

Namibia

Niger

Nigeria

Réunion

Rwanda

Saint Helena

São Tomé and Príncipe

Senegal

Seychelles

Sierra Leone

Somalia

South Africa

Sudan

Swaziland

Tanzania

Togo

Tunisia

Uganda

Western Sahara (SADR)

Zambia

Zimbabwe

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