Continent and Countries ......


Area ------------------ 17,212,000 sq. km

Number of Countries ------------------  44 countries

Highest point Mount ------------------  Everest, Nepal

Lowest point ------------------ Dead Sea, Israel

Most Populous City ------------------ Shanghai, China

South America

Area ------------------ 6,880,000 sq. km

Number of Countries ------------------ 12 countries

Highest point ------------------ Aconcagua, Argentina

Lowest point ------------------ Laguna del Carbón, Argentina

Most Populous City ------------------ Sao Paulo, Brazil

North America

Area ------------------ 9,365,000 sq. km

Number of Countries ------------------  23 countries

Highest point ------------------  Mount McKinley, USA

Lowest point ------------------   Death Valley, USA

Most Populous City  ------------------  Mexico City, Mexico


Area ------------------  11,608,000 sq. km

Number of Countries ------------------ 54 countries

Highest point ------------------  Mount Kilimanjaro, Tanzania

Lowest point ------------------   Lake Assal,Djibouti

Most Populous City ------------------  Lagos, Nigeria


Area ------------------  3,837,000 sq. km

Number of Countries ------------------  47 countries

Highest point ------------------  Mount Elbrus, Russia

Lowest point ------------------   Caspian Sea, Russia

Most Populous City ------------------  Moscow, Russia


Area ------------------  5,100,000 sq. km

Number of Countries ------------------  0 countries

Highest point ------------------  Vinson Massif, Antarctica

Lowest point ------------------   Deep Lake, Vestfold Hills, Antarctica

Most Populous City ------------------  Villa Las Estrellas, Chilean claim


Area ------------------ 2,968,000 sq. km

Number of Countries ------------------  14 countries

Highest point ------------------  Puncak Jaya, Papua Province

Lowest point ------------------  Lake Eyre, Australia

Most Populous City ------------------ Sydney, Australia

Other Facts.....

★ Canada has more lakes than all the other countries of the world combined.

★ Kazakistan is the largest landlocked country in the world.

★ France covers the most time zones, covering 12 time zones.

★ Most overweight population found in Nauru.

★ Mongolia is the least densely populated country on Earth with 4 people per square mile.

★ Saudi Arabia has no river.

★ Suriname is the most jungle covered country in the world, with 91% of its land covered in jungle.

★ Papua New Guinea with 820 languages are spoken, is the most languages spoken country in world.

★ The country with the most neighbors is Russia with 16 neighbors.

★ New Zealand is the first country that gave women the right to vote in 1893.

★ The country with the longest shoreline measuring 202,080 km is Canada.

★ Liechtenstein and Uzbekistan is the only two countries in the world which are doubly landlocked.

★ Vatican is the only country where there was no birth in 1983.

★ Singapore is the largest country without any farms.

★ Nauru is the only country in the world with no official capital.

★ There are more post offices in India than anywhere else in the world.

★ New Zealand is the only country which has every climate in the world.