Continent Area (km²) Approx. population
2002
Percent of
total population
Density
People per
square kilometre
Afro-Eurasia 84,360,000 5,710,000,000 85% 56.4
Eurasia 53,990,000 4,510,000,000 71% 83.5
Asia 43,810,000 3,800,000,000 60% 86.7
Africa 30,370,000 922,011,000 14% 29.3
Americas 42,330,000 890,000,000 14% 20.9
North America 24,490,000 515,000,000 8% 21.0
South America 17,840,000 371,000,000 6% 20.8
Antarctica 13,720,000 1,000 0.00002% 0.00007
Europe 10,180,000 710,000,000 11% 69.7
Oceania 8,500,000 30,000,000 0.5% 3.5
Australia mainland 7,600,000 21,000,000 0.3% 2.8

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Continent

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