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Africa

 

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Africa FAST FACTS

 
Population: 1,100,000,000 (2)
Area:11,704,000 Sq. miles (2)
 

African Nations

 
Egypt
Population: 77,420,000 (16)
Area: 387,048 sq. miles (30)
Language(s): Arabic
Capital: Cairo
Largest City: Cairo
Currency: Egyptian Pound
Libya
Population: 6,420,000 (105)
Area: 679,359 sq. miles (17)
Language(s): Arabic
Capital: Tripoli
Largest City: Tripoli
Currency: Dinar
Tunisia
Population: 10,432,500 (79)
Area:63,170 sq. miles (92)
Language(s): Arabic
Capital: Tunis
Largest City:Tunis
Currency: Tunisian Dinar
Algeria
Population: 34,895,00 (36)
Area: 919,595 sq. miles (11)
Language(s): Arabic
Capital: Algiers
Largest City: Algiers
Currency: Algerian Dinar
Morocco
Population: 31,993,000 (37)
Area: 172,414  sq. miles (57)
Language(s): Arabic
Capital: Rabat
Largest City: Casablanca
Currency: Moroccan Dirham
No flag
Western Sahara
Population: 513,000 (168)
Area: 103,000 sq. miles (77)
Language(s): Arabic
Capital: N/A
Largest City: El Aaiun
Currency: Moroccan dirham, Sahrawi Peseta
Mauritania
Population: 3,291,000 (125)
Area: 397,954 sq. miles (29)
Language(s): Arabic
Capital: Nouakchott
Largest City: Nouakchott
Currency: Ouguiya
Mali
Population: 14,517,176 (66)
Area: 478,839 sq. miles (24)
Language(s): French
Capital: Bamako
Largest City: Bamako
Currency: West African Franc
Senegal
Population:13,711,597 (67)
Area: 76,000 sq. miles (87)
Language(s): French
Capital: Dakar
Largest City: Dakar
Currency: CFA Franc
The Gambia
Population: 1,705,000 (146)
Area: 4,007 sq. miles (164)
Language(s): English
Capital: Banjul
Largest City: Serekunda
Currency: Dalasi
Guinea-Bissau
Population: 1,647,000 (148)
Area: 13,948 sq. miles (136)
Language(s): Portuguese
Capital: Bissau
Largest City: Bissau
Currency: West African Franc
Guinea
Population: 10,057,975 (81)
Area: 94,926 sq. miles (78)
Language(s): French
Capital: Conakry
Largest City: Conakry
Currency: Guinean Franc
Sierra Leone
Population: 5,246,000 (110)
Area: 27,699 sq. miles (119)
Language(s): English, Krio
Capital: Freetown
Largest City: Freetown
Currency: Leone
Liberia
Population:3,955,000 (128)
Area: 43,000 sq. miles (103)
Language(s): English
Capital: Monrovia
Largest City: Monrovia
Currency: Liberian Dollar
Côte d’Ivoire
Population: 20,617,000 (56)
Area: 124,502 sq. miles (68)
Language(s): French
Capital: Yamoussoukro
Largest City: Abidjan
Currency: West African franc
Burkina Faso
Population: 15,746,232 (61)
Area: 105,792 sq. miles (74)
Language(s): French
Capital: Ouagadougou
Largest City: Ouagadougou
Currency: West African franc
Ghana
Population: 23,837,000 (48)
Area: 92,098 sq. miles (81)
Language(s): English
Capital: Accra
Largest City: Accra
Currency: Ghanian cedi
Togo
Population: 6,619,000 (101)
Area: 21,925  sq. miles (125)
Language(s): French
Capital: Lome
Largest City: Lome
Currency: CFA franc
Benin
Population: 8,791,832 (89)
Area: 43,484 sq. miles (101)
Language(s): French
Capital: Porto-Novo
Largest City: Cotonou
Currency: West African franc
Niger
Population: 15,306,252 (63)
Area: 489,678 sq. miles (22)
Language(s): French
Capital: Niamey
Largest City: Niamey
Currency: West African franc
Nigeria
Population:154,729,000 (8)
Area: 356,667 sq. miles (32)
Language(s): English
Capital: Abuja
Largest City: Lagos
Currency: Naira
Chad
Population: 10,329,208 (75)
Area: 495,753 sq. miles (21)
Language(s): French, Arabic
Capital: N’Djamena
Largest City: N’Djamena
Currency: CFA franc
Cameroon
Population: 18,879,301 (58)
Area: 183,568 sq. miles (53)
Language(s): French, English
Capital: Younde
Largest City: Douala
Currency: CFA franc
Sudan
Population: 42,272,000 (33)
Area: 967,495 sq. miles (10)
Language(s): Arabic, English
Capital: Khartoum
Largest City: Omdurman
Currency: Sudanese pound
Central African Republic
Population: 4,422,000 (124)
Area: 240,534 sq. miles (43)
Language(s): Sango, French
Capital: Bangui
Largest City: Bangui
Currency: CFA franc
Ethiopia
Population: 79,221,000 (15)
Area: 426,371 sq. miles (27)
Language(s): Amharic
Capital: Addis Ababa
Largest City: Addis Ababa
Currency: Birr
Eritrea
Population: 5,673,520 (118)
Area: 45,405 sq. miles (100)
Language(s): English, Arabic, Tigrinya
Capital: Asmara
Largest City: Asmara
Currency: Nakfa
Djbouti
Population: 864,000 (160)
Area: 8,958 sq. miles (149)
Language(s): Arabic, French
Capital: Djbouti
Largest City: Djbouti
Currency: Franc
Somalia
Population: 9,133,000 (85)
Area: 246,201 sq. miles (41)
Language(s): Somali, Arabic
Capital: Mogadishu
Largest City: Mogadishu
Currency:
Somali shilling
Equitorial Guinea
Population: 676,000 (160)
Area:10,828 sq. miles (144)
Language(s): Spanish, French, Portuguese
Capital: Malabo
Largest City: Bata
Currency:
CFA franc
Congo
Population: 3,686,000 (128)
Area: 132,047  sq. miles (64)
Language(s): French
Capital: Brazzaville
Largest City: Brazzaville
Currency:
CFA franc
Gabon
Population: 1,475,000 (150)
Area: 103,347 sq. miles (76)
Language(s): French
Capital: Libreville
Largest City: Libreville
Currency:
CFA franc
Democratic Republic of Congo
Population: 70,916,439 (18)
Area: 905,355 sq. miles (12)
Language(s): French, Swahili, Lingala, Kinkongo, Tshiluba
Capital: Kinshasa
Largest City: Kinshasa
Currency:
Congolese franc
Uganda
Population: 32,369,558 (37)
Area: 91,136 sq. miles (81)
Language(s): English, Swahili
Capital: Kampala
Largest City: Kampala
Currency:
Ugandan shilling
Rwanda
Population: 10,746,311 (80)
Area: 10,169 sq. miles (147)
Language(s): Kiyarwanda, French, English
Capital: Kigali
Largest City: Kigali
Currency:
Rwandan franc
Burundi
Population: 8,988,091 (89)
Area: 10,745 sq. miles (145)
Language(s): Kurundi, French
Capital: Bujumbura
Largest City: Bujumbura
Currency:
Burundi franc
Kenya
Population: 39,002,772 (32)
Area: 224,080  sq. miles (47)
Language(s): Swaheli, English
Capital: Nairobi
Largest City: Nairobi
Currency:
Kenyan shilling
Angola
Population: 18,498,000 (59)
Area: 481,354  sq. miles (23)
Language(s): Portuguese
Capital: Luanda
Largest City: Luanda
Currency:
Kwanza
Zambia
Population: 12,935,000 (71)
Area: 290,587 sq. miles (39)
Language(s): English
Capital: Lusaka
Largest City: Lusaka
Currency:
Zambian Kwacha
Zimbabwe
Population: 12,521,000 (68)
Area: 150,871 sq. miles (56)
Language(s): English
Capital: Harare
Largest City: Harare
Currency:
U.S. Dollar
Mozambique
Population: 22,894,000 (54)
Area: 309,496 sq. miles (35)
Language(s): Portuguese
Capital: Maputo
Largest City: Maputo
Currency:
Mozambican metical
Malawi
Population: 15,028,757 (64)
Area: 45,747 sq. miles (99)
Language(s): English
Capital: Lilongwe
Largest City: Blantyre
Currency:
Kwatcha
Tanzania
Population: 43,739,000 (43)
Area: 364,898  sq. miles (31)
Language(s): English, Swahili
Capital: Dodoma
Largest City: Dar es Salaam
Currency:
Tanzanian shilling
Botswana
Population: 1,990,876 (146)
Area: 224,610   sq. miles (47)
Language(s): English, Tswana
Capital: Gaborone
Largest City: Gaborone
Currency:
Pula
Swaziland
Population: 1,185,000 (154)
Area: 6,704 sq. miles (157)
Language(s): English, SiSwati
Capital: Lobamba
Largest City: Mbabane
Currency:
Lilengeni
Lesotho
Population: 2,067,000 (146)
Area:12,727 sq. miles (140)
Language(s): English, SiSwati
Capital: Maseru
Largest City: Maseru
Currency:
Lesotho loti
South Africa
Population: 49,320,000 (25)
Area:471,443 sq. miles (25)
Language(s): 11 different languages including English and Tswana
Capital: Pretoria (executive), Capetown (Legislative), Bloemfontein (judicial)
Largest City: Johannesburg
Currency:
Rand
Namibia
Population: 2,108,665 (142)
Area: 318,696 sq. miles (34)
Language(s): English
Capital: Windhoek
Largest City: Windhoek
Currency:
Namibian Dollar
Madagascar
Population: 20,653,556 (55)
Area: 226,597 sq. miles (45)
Language(s): English, French, Malagasy
Capital: Antananarivo
Largest City: Antananarivo
Currency:
Malagasy ariary
Mauritius
Population: 1,288,000 (151)
Area: 787 sq. miles (179)
Language(s): English
Capital: Port Louis
Largest City: Port Louis
Currency:
Mauritian rupee
Comoros
Population: 798,000 (159)
Area: 863 sq. miles (178)
Language(s): Comorian, Arabic, French
Capital: Moroni
Largest City: Moroni
Currency:
Comorian franc
Seychelles
Population: 84,000 (195)
Area: 174 sq. miles (197)
Language(s): Seychellois Creole, English, French
Capital: Victoria
Largest City: Victoria
Currency:
Seychellois rupee