Click on the link to see different charts with data for sub-Saharan Africa. If the page appears in other language than English, go to the right top corner and click on the language you wish. Once the World Bank page is open, go to the bottom of the page and click on the desired country. Roll over the graph and you will see the details for each year. If you want more details about the chart and the country, click on « detail » at the top right of each chart. Read more.
Interesting Facts about Africa
- Africa, covers over 30 million square kilometres and is bigger than the USA, Canada and India together.
- There are 54 countries in Africa –and 9 territories –with a total of more than 1.1 billion people living on the continent, which is 15% of the world’s total population. Find a click-able Africa map here.
- Largest Country: Algeria. The country is covering more than half the continent’s landmass. However, the most populous country is Nigeria, with more than 185 million people, but the country is only a third of the size of Algeria. Read more.