Europe

Overview

  • Population: 746,419,440 
  • Land Area: 3.9 million square miles 
  • Largest Country (by land area): Russia 
  • Smallest Country (by land area): Vatican City 
  • Largest Country (by population): Russia 
  • Major Biomes: Temperate Forest, Mediterranean Scrub Forest, Boreal Forest, and Tundra. 
  • Longest River: Volga River 
  • Highest Mountain: Mount Elbrus 
  • Largest Lake: Lake Ladoga 
  • Largest Desert: Oleshky Sands 
  • Languages: Russian, German, French, English 
  • Inventions: Caravel, Space Suit, Cinematograph, Power Transformer, Submarine, Telephone 

Fun facts 

  • In Switzerland it is illegal to flush a toilet after 10pm 
  • Europe is named after a Phoenician princess called Europa 
  • Europe is world’s second smallest continent 
  • Europe gave birth to western civilization 
  • There are 50 Countries in Europe 
  • Although Europe is second smallest in land area, but it’s third largest in population 
Countries of Europe:
  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • Andorra
  • Austria
  • Belarus
  • Belgium
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Bulgaria
  • Croatia
  • Cyprus
  • Czechia
  • Denmark
  • Estonia
  • Faroe Islands
  • Finland
  • France
  • Georgia
  • Germany
  • Gibraltar
  • Greece
  • Hungary
  • Iceland
  • Ireland
  • Isle of Man
  • Italy
  • Kazakhstan
  • Kosovo
  • Latvia
  • Liechtenstein
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Malta
  • Republic of Moldova
  • Monaco
  • Montenegro
  • Netherlands
  • North Macedonia
  • Norway
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Romania
  • Russia
  • San Marino
  • Serbia
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • Spain
  • Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Turkey
  • Ukraine
  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  • Vatican City (Holy See)