Afro-Eurasia

Afro-Eurasia[1] (also Afroeurasia[2] or Eurafrasia[3]) is a landmass comprising the continents of Africa, Asia, and Europe. The terms are compound words of the names of its constituent parts.[3] Its mainland is the largest and most populous contiguous landmass on Earth.

Afro-Eurasia
Area84,980,532 km2 (32,811,167 sq mi)
Population6.7 billion (2019)
Population density78.5/km2 (204.2/sq mi)
DemonymAfro-Eurasian, Eurafrasian
Countries147
Dependencies17
Time zonesUTC-1 - UTC+12

Afro-Eurasia encompasses 84,980,532 square kilometres (32,811,167 sq mi), 57% of the world's land area, and has a population of approximately 6.7 billion people, roughly 86% of the world population.[4]


Share this article:

This article uses material from the Wikipedia article Afro-Eurasia, and is written by contributors. Text is available under a CC BY-SA 4.0 International License; additional terms may apply. Images, videos and audio are available under their respective licenses.