Publish Date: August 8, 2020
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Africa is the world's second-largest and second-most populous continent, after Asia. At about 30.3 million km² including adjacent islands, it covers 6% of Earth's total surface area and 20% of its land area. With 1.3 billion people as of 2018, it accounts for about 16% of the world's human population.

Area: 30.37 million km²

Population: 1.216 billion (2016)

Languages: 1250–3000 native languages

Largest city: Lagos

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