Outline of Asia

Summary

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The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Asia.

Asia is the world's largest and most populous continent, located primarily in the eastern and northern hemispheres. It covers 8.7% of the Earth's total surface area (or 30% of its land area) and with approximately 3.879 billion people, it hosts 60% of the world's current human population.

Geography of Asia

Regions of Asia

Countries of Asia

List of Asian countries

Geographic features of Asia

Demography of Asia

Demographics of Asia

History of Asia

History by field

History by region

Culture of Asia

Culture of Asia

The Arts in Asia

Sports in Asia

Environment of Asia

Environment of Asia

Economy and infrastructure of Asia

Economy of Asia

Communications in Asia

Education in Asia

Governments of Asia

Politics of Asia

Politics of Asia

See also

  • All pages with titles beginning with Asia
  • All pages with titles beginning with Asian
  • All pages with titles containing Asia
  • All pages with titles containing Asian
  • Continent
Indexes of articles on the countries of Asia

Notes

  1. ^ a b c d Unrecognized independent country.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i Some territory could be argued to be a part of Europe or Asia
  3. ^ a b British overseas territory.
  4. ^ a b Special administrative region of the People's Republic of China.
  5. ^ a b Some territory could be argued to be a part of Asia or Oceania
  6. ^ Democratic People's Republic of Korea.
  7. ^ Republic of Korea.
  8. ^ Previously known as Burma.
  9. ^ Consisting of the West Bank and the Gaza Strip territories.
  10. ^ Republic of China.
  11. ^ de facto independent country from 1912 to 1951
  12. ^ Also known as East Timor.

External links

Wikimedia Atlas of Asia

  • (European Digital Archive on the Soil Maps of the World - EuDASM)
  • Map Asia
  • Maps of Asia from the Norman B. Leventhal Map Center at the Boston Public Library