List Of Countries In Asia (General Knowledge Included)

List Of Countries In Asia

Last Updated: 3 February 2023

Do you want to know how many countries are in Asia?

Well, there are 50 Countries in Asia.

If you’re looking for a list of Countries in Asia, You came to the right place. In this article, you will learn about all the Asian Countries in alphabetical order.

You will be shocked to learn about some countries that you never thought would be in Asia. Read General Knowledge Questions at the end of the list.

List Of Countries In Asia

Note: There are a total of 50 Countries in Asia. Some Asian countries are Transcontinental marked with *
A1) Afghanistan
2) Armenia
3) Azerbaijan*
B4) Bahrain
5) Bangladesh
6) Bhutan
7) Brunei
C8) Cambodia
9) China
10) Cyprus
G11) Georgia*
I12) India
13) Indonesia*
14) Iran
15) Iraq
16) Israel
J17) Japan
18) Jordan
K19) Kazakhstan*
20) Kuwait
21) Kyrgyzstan
L22) Laos
23) Lebanon
M24) Malaysia
25) Maldives
26) Mongolia
27) Myanmar
N28) Nepal
29) North Korea
O30) Oman
P31) Pakistan
32) Palestine
33) Philippines
Q34) Qatar
R35) Russia*
S36) Saudi Arabia
37) Singapore
38) South Korea
39) Sri Lanka
40) Syria
T41) Taiwan
42) Tajikistan
43) Thailand
44) Timor-Leste
45) Turkey*
46) Turkmenistan
U47) United Arab Emirates
48) Uzbekistan
V49) Vietnam
Y50) Yemen

General Knowledge Of Asian Countries

1. Which Country is the Largest in Asia?

Answer: Russia
Explanation: Russia is the largest country in Asia and the World. It covers a total area of 17,075,200 km2. If we exclude Russia to be European then China is the largest country in Asia and India is the next.

2. Smallest Country in Asia?

Answer: Maldives (300 km2)

3. Name the Five Regions Of Asia?

1) Central Asia: Tajikistan, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan
2) East Asia: China, Mongolia, North Korea, South Korea, Japan, Taiwan, Macau, Hong Kong
3) South Asia: Sri Lanka, India, Bangladesh, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Bhutan, Nepal, Maldives
4) Southeast Asia: Brunei, Cambodia, Thailand, Timor Lester, Vietnam, Christmas Island, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Cocos Islands
5) Western Asia: Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Turkey, Iran, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Cyprus, Syria, Lebanon, Israel, Palestine, Jordan, Iraq

4. How much is Asia’s total Geographical Area?

Answer: 44,579,000 km²

5. Coldest Country in Asia?

Answer: Russia
Explanation: The coldest temperature ever recorded: −67.8 °C (−90.0 °F)

6. Hottest Country in Asia?

Answer: Israel
Explanation: The hottest temperature ever recorded: 54˚C (129.2 °F)

7. Richest Country in Asia?

Answer: China

8. List Of Top 5 Largest Asian Countries by Area?

1) Russia: 13,000,000 km2
2) China: 9,596,961 km2
3) India: 3,287,263 km2
4) Kazakhstan: 2,544,900 km2
5) Saudi Arabia: 2,149,690 km2

9. Which Country does not have a River?

Answer: Saudi Arabia

10. Which Countries are in Europe as well as Asia?

Answer: Russia, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, Turkey, and Georgia

11. The Driest place in Asia?

Answer: Aden (Yemen)

12. Highest Rainfall in the World?

Answer: Mawsynram (India)

13. Which is the largest Island in Asia?

Answer: Borneo

14. Highest and Largest Plateau in the World?

Answer: Tibetan Plateau

15. Which is the World’s Largest Peninsula located in Asia?

Answer: Arabian Peninsula

16. Where is Asia located?

Answer: Eastern and Northern Hemispheres

17. What Percentage of the current Human Population on Earth does Asia host?

Answer: 60%

18. What is the combined Continental Landmass of Europe and Asia called?

Answer: Eurasia

19. Which is the longest River in Asia?

Answer: Yangtze River (China)

20. World’s Deepest Lake?

Answer: Lake Baikal (1,642m found in Asia)

21. How much of the total Earth’s surface area does Asia covers?

Answer:  8.7%

22. First Asian Nobel prize Winner?

Answer: Rabindranath Tagore (Indian)

23. Largest City in Asia?

Answer: Tokyo (Japan)

24. Which Oceans Surround Asia?

Answer: Arctic Ocean, Pacific Ocean, Indian Ocean, and Red Sea

25. Which is the Highest Mountain in the World?

Answer: Mount Everest (Elevation: 8,848m Located in Asia)

26. Longest Bridge in Asia?

Answer: Danyang–Kunshan Grand Bridge (China)

27. Largest Stadium in Asia?

Answer: Rungrado 1st of May Stadium (China)

28. Tallest Building in the World?

Answer: Burj Khalifa (828m in the United Arab Emirates)

29. Imaginary line that passes through Asia?

Answer: Equator, Tropic of Cancer, and Arctic Circle

30. Longest Railway Platform in the World?

Answer: Gorakhpur Railway Station (1,366.33m located in India)

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