European Countries List
Europe is the second-smallest continent among the seven continents of the world. It covers an area of about 10.18 million km2 (3.93 million sq mi), that is, about 2% of Earth’s surface. Europe in totality is divided into 50 countries. According to 2021, the total population of Europe is about 745 million which constitutes about 10% of the world population. European culture is at the root of western civilisation. Russia is the largest country in this continent covering about 39% of the continent and comprising 15% of its population.
Geographical Location of Europe: Europe is located in the northern hemisphere and eastern hemisphere. It is bounded by the Arctic Ocean in the north, the Atlantic Ocean to its west, the Mediterranean Sea in the south and Asia to its east. Europe is commonly segregated from Asia by the watershed of the Ural Mountains, the Ural River, the Caspian Sea, the Greater Caucasus, the Black Sea and the waterways of the Turkish Straits.
Important Facts about Europe: Some of the important facts about Europe are-
- Europe is the second smallest continent.
- Europe has the world’s smallest country, Vatican City.
- The continent of Europe has 50 countries.
- The country with the biggest population in Europe is Russia.
- Europe is home to the world’s largest Church, St. Peter’s Basilica.
- Christianity is the biggest religion in Europe.
List of European Countries & its Capital
Europe one of the smaller parts of the Eurasian plate is the 2nd smallest continent in the world. Europe has about a total of 44 countries as per the United Nations, and around 50 countries are a part of the state. Here is the list of countries and their capital and currency.
|List of European Countries & their Capital
|Bosnia and Herzegovina
|Andorra la Vella
|No official capital
|Republic of Moldova
Top 10 European Countries in Terms of Area
With a total area of 10,186,000 km² Europe is actually a smaller continent than every other continent. However, it is also one of the most densely populated and contains at least 50 countries (depending upon how one counts) as well as several dependent territories. Here is the list of the Top 10 European countries in terms of Area.
|Top 10 European Countries in Terms of Area
Top 10 European Countries By Population
Here is the list of the Top 10 European countries by population are-
|Top 10 European Countries By Population