Asia is the largest continent in the world both by area and population, and the continent covers an area of Asia is made up of 48 countries , as well as 6 non-UN states, and 6 dependent territories. The southernmost point in Asia is located in Panama Island, Indonesia. Asia is home to the highest peak on earth, Mount Everest, which is situated on the Nepal-China border. Some of the largest countries in the world by area are located in Asia. India is the third largest country in Asia, with an area covering 1.
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Southeast Asia or Southeastern Asia is a subregion of Asia , consisting of the regions that are geographically south of China , east of India and Bangladesh , north of Australia , and west of New Guinea. In contemporary definition, Southeast Asia consists of two geographic regions:. The region lies near the intersection of geological plates , with both heavy seismic and volcanic activities. The Sunda Plate is the main plate of the region, featuring almost all Southeast Asian countries except Myanmar, northern Thailand, northern Laos, northern Vietnam, and northern Luzon of the Philippines.
It relatively a small country with a population of approximately 8 million and an area of 21, sq mi. Tunisia is a sovereign country in North Africa. It borders Algeria, Libya, and the Mediterranean Sea. It is home to about 12 million people.