Size of Africa

Size of  Africa

Continent Year Population (m)
Africa 2019 1,305.22
Americas 2019 1011.23
Asia 2019 4,588.93
Europe 2019 745.64
Oceana 2019 42.45
World   8499.54

Size of Africa: Africa Population

About Africa: African Population

A table showing the population of each African country together with population density on a continent of some 1,386,161,580 people representing 16.72% of the total world population and projected to rise to nearly 2.5 billion by 2050.

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Size of Africa: Poorest Countries in Africa

About Africa: Poorest Countries

Africa is home to most of the world's poorest countries with some 86% living in poverty.

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Main sections of this site:

Volunteer by Country

Details of current volunteer work
opportunities in each of the
countries of Africa.

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Sponsor a Child
Sponsor a Child in Africa

Find how to sponsor a child in Africa
with our list of organisations,
charities, programs and projects.

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All About Africa

Discover all about Africa, its tourist
attractions, history, people, culture
and daily life there.

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African Resources

A treasure trove of African
resources from webcams to
free downloads and news.

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