List of Countries in Asia in Alphabetical Order

Posted by on August 23, 2019


Asia is the world’s largest continent with 44 million km2. However, most of the countries within the continent have large surface areas. Therefore, it does not have the highest number of countries. The number of countries in Asia is 50.

It is the most populous continent in the world, as it holds the two most populous countries in the world, China and India. Nearly 5 billion people live in Asia today.

List of Countries in Asia

Asia, which has the first countries in the world, is certainly home to the richest cultures in the world. As an example, we can show completely different from each other three countries, Turkey, Japan and India.

Alphabetical List of Countries in Asia and Their Capitals and Languages

Country Name Capital City Official Languages
Afghanistan Kabul  Dari, Pastho
Armenia Yerevan Armenian
Azerbaijan Baku Azerbaijani
Bahrain Manama Arabic
Bangladesh Dhaka Bengali
Bhutan Thimphu Dzongkha
Brunei Bandar Seri Begavan Malay
Cambodia Phnom Penh Khmer
China Beijing Chinese
East Timor Dili Portuguese, Tetum
Egypt Cairo Arabic
Georgia Tbilisi Georgian, Abkhazian
India New Delhi Hindi, English
Indonesia Jakarta Indonesian
Iran Tehran Persian
Iraq Baghdad Arabic, Kurdish
Israel Jerusalem Hebrew
Japan Tokyo Japanese
Jordan Amman Arabic
Kazakhstan Nur-Sultan Kazakh, Russian
Kuwait Kuwait City Arabic
Kyrgyzstan Bishkek Kyrgyz
Laos Vientiane Lao
Lebanon Beirut Arabic
Malaysia Kuala Lapur Malay
Maldives Male Dhivehi
Mongolia Ulaanbaatar Mongolian
Myanmar Naypyidaw Burmese
Nepal Kathmandu Nepali
North Korea Pyongyang Korean
Oman Muscat Arabic
Pakistan Islamabad English, Urdu
Palestine Jerusalem Arabic
Papua New Guinea Port Moresby English, Hiri Motu, PNGSL, Tok Pisin
Philippinnes Manila Quezon City
Qatar Doha Arabic
Russia Moscow Russian
Saudi Arabia Riyadh Arabic
Singapore Singapore English, Malay, Chinese, Tamil
South Korea Seoul Korean, KSL
Sri Lanka Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte Sinhala, Tamil
Syria Damascus Arabic
Taiwan Taipei Taiwanese Mandarin, Standard Chinese
Tajikistan Dushanbe Russian
Turkey Ankara Turkish
Turkmenitan Ashgabat Turkmen
United Arab Emirates Abu Dhabi Arabic
Uzbekistan TashkentUzbek  
Vietnam Hanoi None
Yemen Sana’a Arabic

Also you can take a look; List of Countries in Middle East