Facts About Africa That Are Mind Blowing
Lake Malawi has more fish species than any other freshwater system on earth.
Lesotho, Africa, is the only country on Earth to lie completely above 1000 meters in elevation.
The largest island in Africa is Madagascar, and it is the fourth largest island in the world.
China is Africa’s top trade partner with trade volumes now nearing $200 billion per year.
The length and breadth of Africa are about the same. It measures around 4,660 from north to south and from east to west.
In Africa, there are 54 countries and one “non-self governing territory”, the Western Sahara.
The top 10 poorest countries in the world are in Africa.
The largest green canyon in the world Blyde River Canyon, South Africa is in Africa.
While Africa is the largest continent in the world, but it has the shortest coastline, due to bays and edges.
Africa’s population is the youngest among all continents in the world where 50% of African’s are 19 years old or younger. Explore more such amazing facts.