The population of egypt is 83 688 164 2012 and the nation has a density of 84 people per square kilometer. The equator runs through africa in the middle of the continent.
Libya sudan israel palestine egypt is occupying the northwestern corner of the african continent reaching into the sinai peninsula which.
World map egypt africa. Around one third of africa is located in the southern hemisphere. Sinai peninsula it forms a land bridge with in south west asia. Map showing where is egypt located in the world.
Egypt ˈ iː dʒ ɪ p t ee jipt. Africa makes up about 20 of the world s total land area. Egypt became an independent state in 1831 after gaining its sovereignty from turkey.
Quick glimpse about africa continent. Egypt is a transcontinental country with the sinani peninsula in the extreme right of the country acting as a land bridge between africa and asia. However egypt map also shows that egypt has the region in north eastern part i e.
The location map shows that egypt is located in the northern part of africa continent. The outline map shows the north african country of egypt a country well known for its pyramids and pharaohs. This map shows where egypt is located on the africa map.
The indian ocean the atlantic ocean the mediterranean sea and the red sea all surround africa to the east west and north respectively. Significant economic and social gains have taken place over the last few years with south africa nigeria morocco and egypt leading the way. Representing a round earth on a flat map requires some distortion of the geographic features no matter how the map is done.
In addition to a disputed country named western sahara. Although africa remains the world s poorest inhabited continent there are many bright spots in this land of over one billion people and its 2 000 languages. The map above is a political map of the world centered on europe and africa.
The western desert a continuation of the sahara desert and the eastern desert the deserts are separated by the nile which flows from the sudan and through the length of egypt to the mediterranean sea. Egypt shares land borders with 4 countries. Africa can be said to be the second largest continent in the world also the second most populated continent following asia that has 54 countries including south sudan the most current country in the world.
م صر miṣr officially the arab republic of egypt is a transcontinental country spanning the northeast corner of africa and southwest corner of asia by a land bridge formed by the sinai peninsula egypt is a mediterranean country bordered by the gaza strip and israel to the northeast the gulf of aqaba and the red sea to the east sudan. It shows the location of most of the world s countries and includes their names where space allows. Egypt egypt is located in the north east of the african continent and stretches across the gulf of suez about ninety per cent of the country is desert.