Asia

Asia is the largest of the seven continents, bordered by the Pacific, Arctic, and Indian oceans with five regions containing 50 countries:

  1. Afghanistan
  2. Armenia,
  3. Azerbaijan,
  4. Bahrain,
  5. Bangladesh,
  6. Bhutan,
  7. Brunei,
  8. Burma,
  9. Cambodia,
  10. China,
  11. Cyprus,
  12. Georgia,
  13. Hong Kong,
  14. India,
  15. Indonesia,
  16. Iran,
  17. Iraq,
  18. Israel,
  19. Japan,
  20. Jordan,
  21. Kazakhstan,
  22. Korea, North,
  23. Korea, South,
  24. Kuwait,
  25. Kyrgyzstan,
  26. Laos,
  27. Lebanon,
  28. Macau,
  29. Malaysia,
  30. Maldives,
  31. Mongolia,
  32. Nepal,
  33. Oman,
  34. Pakistan,
  35. Palestine,
  36. Philippines,
  37. Qatar,
  38. Saudi Arabia,
  39. Singapore,
  40. Sri Lanka,
  41. Syria,
  42. Taiwan,
  43. Tajikistan,
  44. Thailand,
  45. Turkey,
  46. Turkmenistan,
  47. United Arab Emirates,
  48. Uzbekistan,
  49. Vietnam and
  50. Yemen.

The People

Most of the people of Asia are Arab, Chinese, Indian or Japanese.

Religions

The main religions of Asia include Buddhism, Hinduism, Taoism, Jainism, Christianity, and Shintoism.

Five Regions

Asia is typically divided into five regions:

  1. Central Asia,
  2. East Asia,
  3. South Asia,
  4. South East Asia and
  5. West Asia.



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