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Need some geography help? Here's a list of all countries in Asia, with their capitals. List of Asian nations, which consists of Asian countries and capitals, can be found here. The list of Asian countries and list of Asian capitals is alphabetical. Countries that are Asian can also be sorted according to column. Whether you have a geography test to study for or you're simply curious about how many countries are in Asia, you can find them all right here. 

1
Afghanistan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Countries In Asia
Kabul
Afghanistan, officially the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, is a landlocked country located within South Asia and Central Asia. It has a population of approximately 31 million people, making it ...more
2
Armenia is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Countries In Asia
Yerevan
Armenia, officially the Republic of Armenia, is a mountainous country in the South Caucasus region of Eurasia. Located in the north of Western Asia, it is bordered by Turkey to the west, Georgia ...more
3
Azerbaijan is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Countries In Asia
Baku
Azerbaijan, officially the Republic of Azerbaijan, is a contiguous transcontinental presidential republic in the Caucasus region, situated at the crossroads of Eastern Europe and Western Asia. ...more
4
Bahrain is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Countries In Asia
Manama
Bahrain, officially the Kingdom of Bahrain, is a small island country situated near the western shores of the Persian Gulf. It is an archipelago with Bahrain Island, the largest land mass, at 55 ...more
5
Bangladesh is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Countries In Asia
Dhaka
Bangladesh, officially the People's Republic of Bangladesh, is a country in South Asia; and is bordered by India to its west, north and east; Burma to its southeast and separated from Nepal and ...more
6
Bhutan is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Countries In Asia
Thimphu
Bhutan, officially the Kingdom of Bhutan, is a landlocked country in South Asia at the eastern end of the Himalayas. It is bordered to the north by China and to the south, east and west by ...more
7
British Indian Ocean Territory is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Countries In Asia
The British Indian Ocean Territory is an overseas territory of the United Kingdom situated in the Indian Ocean halfway between Tanzania and Indonesia. The territory comprises the seven atolls of ...more
8
Brunei is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Countries In Asia
Bandar Seri Begawan
Brunei officially the Nation of Brunei, the Abode of Peace, is a sovereign state located on the north coast of the island of Borneo in Southeast Asia. Apart from its coastline with the South ...more
9
Cambodia is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Countries In Asia
Phnom Penh
Cambodia, officially known as the Kingdom of Cambodia and once known as the Khmer Empire, is a country located in the southern portion of the Indochina Peninsula in Southeast Asia. Its total ...more
10
China is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Countries In Asia
Beijing
China, officially the People's Republic of China, is a sovereign state located in East Asia. It is the world's most populous country, with a population of over 1.35 billion. The PRC is a ...more
11
Christmas Island is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Countries In Asia
Flying Fish Cove
The Territory of Christmas Island is a territory of Australia in the Indian Ocean, composed solely of that island. It has a population of 2,072 residents who live in a number of "settlement ...more
12
Cocos (Keeling) Islands is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Countries In Asia
West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands
The Territory of the Cocos (Keeling) Islands, also called Cocos Islands and Keeling Islands, is a territory of Australia, located in the Indian Ocean, southwest of Christmas Island and ...more
13
Cyprus is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Countries In Asia
Nicosia
Cyprus, officially the Republic of Cyprus, is an island country in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea. Cyprus is the third largest and third most populous island in the Mediterranean, and a member ...more
14
Georgia is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Countries In Asia
Tbilisi
Georgia is a country in the Caucasus region of Eurasia. Located at the crossroads of Western Asia and Eastern Europe, it is bounded to the west by the Black Sea, to the north by Russia, to the ...more
15
Hong Kong is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Countries In Asia
Hong Kong, officially known as Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China, is a city on the southern coast of China at the Pearl River Estuary and the South China ...more
16
India is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Countries In Asia
New Delhi
India, officially the Republic of India, is a country in South Asia. It is the seventh-largest country by area, the second-most populous country with over 1.2 billion people, and the most ...more
17
Indonesia is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Countries In Asia
Jakarta
Indonesia, officially the Republic of Indonesia, is a sovereign state in Southeast Asia. Indonesia is an archipelago comprising thousands of islands. With an estimated total population of over ...more
18
Iran is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Countries In Asia
Tehran
Iran, also known as Persia, officially the Islamic Republic of Iran, is a country in Western Asia. It is bordered to the northwest by Armenia, the de facto independent Nagorno-Karabakh Republic, ...more
19
Iraq is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Countries In Asia
Baghdad
Iraq, officially the Republic of Iraq, is a country in Western Asia. The country borders Turkey to the north, Iran to the east, Kuwait to the southeast, Saudi Arabia to the south, Jordan to the ...more
20
Israel is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Countries In Asia
Jerusalem
Israel or, officially the State of Israel, is a country in Western Asia, situated at the southeastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea. It shares land borders with Lebanon to the north, Syria in ...more
21
Japan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Countries In Asia
Tokyo
Japan is an island nation in East Asia. Located in the Pacific Ocean, it lies to the east of the Sea of Japan, China, North Korea, South Korea and Russia, stretching from the Sea of Okhotsk in ...more
22
Jordan is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Countries In Asia
Amman
Jordan, officially the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, is an Arab kingdom in the Middle East, on the East Bank of the Jordan River. Jordan is bordered by Saudi Arabia to the south and east, Iraq to ...more
23
Kazakhstan is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Countries In Asia
Astana
Kazakhstan, officially the Republic of Kazakhstan, is a country in Central Asia, with its smaller part west of the Ural River in Europe. Kazakhstan is the world's largest landlocked country by ...more
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South Korea is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Countries In Asia
Seoul
South Korea, officially the Republic of Korea, and commonly referred to as Korea, is a sovereign state in East Asia, constituting the southern part of the Korean Peninsula. The name Korea is ...more
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North Korea is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Countries In Asia
Pyongyang
North Korea, officially the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, is a country in East Asia, in the northern part of the Korean Peninsula. The capital and largest city is Pyongyang. North Korea ...more