Africa is an amazing place. Made up of 54 countries, the most spoken language is Arabic. Here are a few things I bet you don’t know about Africa.
- Over 25% of all languages are spoken only in Africa with over 2,000 recognised languages spoken on the continent.
- Africa is the second most populous continent with about 1.1 billion people or 16% of the world’s population. Over 50% of Africans are under the age of 25.
- The continent’s population will double to more than 2.3 billion people by 2050.
- Africa is the world’s poorest and most underdeveloped continent with a continental GDP that accounts for just 2.4% of global GDP.