Apac Countries

The Asia-Pacific region is made up of a collection of countries located in or near the Western Pacific Ocean. This region is also known as Asia-Pac, AsPac or simply APAC. The term grew in popularity in the 1980s when it was being used to discuss commerce, politicas and finance.

Because there is no clear definition of the Asia Pacific region, the region varies by context. Generally, though, it is a term used to describe countries throughout East and South Asia, Southeast Asia and Oceania.

In some cases, the term is used to describe countries located in the Americas which lie along the coast of the Eastern Pacific. At times, it is also used to describe all countries in Asia and Australasia and the Pacific island nations.

Typically, the term APAC countries is used to describe the region that includes the following nations in Asia:

In Oceania, APAC countries and regions include:

By area, China is the largest country in the region, followed by Australia, India, Indonesia and Mongolia. The smallest by area is Macau. In terms of population, China is the most populous is the Asia-Pacific region was a population of over 1 billion people. India follows closely behind, also boasting a population of over 1 billion. The smallest by population is British Indian Ocean Territory, which has a population of just 3,000 people.

Flag Name Area Population 2018 Growth Rate
China9,706,961 km²1,415,045,9280.39%
India3,287,590 km²1,354,051,8541.11%
Indonesia1,904,569 km²266,794,9801.06%
Pakistan881,912 km²200,813,8181.93%
Bangladesh147,570 km²166,368,1491.03%
Japan377,930 km²127,185,332-0.23%
Philippines342,353 km²106,512,0741.52%
Vietnam331,212 km²96,491,1460.99%
Thailand513,120 km²69,183,1730.21%
Myanmar676,578 km²53,855,7350.91%
South Korea100,210 km²51,164,4350.36%
Malaysia330,803 km²32,042,4581.32%
Nepal147,181 km²29,624,0351.09%
North Korea120,538 km²25,610,6720.47%
Australia7,692,024 km²24,772,2471.32%
Taiwan36,193 km²23,694,0890.29%
Sri Lanka65,610 km²20,950,0410.35%
Cambodia181,035 km²16,245,7291.50%
Papua New Guinea462,840 km²8,418,3462.03%
Laos236,800 km²6,961,2101.50%
Singapore710 km²5,791,9011.45%
New Zealand270,467 km²4,749,5980.93%
Mongolia1,564,110 km²3,121,7721.50%
Fiji18,272 km²912,2410.74%
Bhutan38,394 km²817,0541.17%
Solomon Islands28,896 km²623,2811.95%
Maldives300 km²444,2591.82%
Brunei5,765 km²434,0761.25%
French Polynesia4,167 km²285,8591.01%
Vanuatu12,189 km²282,1172.13%
New Caledonia18,575 km²279,8211.29%
Samoa2,842 km²197,6950.64%
Guam549 km²165,7180.91%
Kiribati811 km²118,4141.73%
Tonga747 km²109,0080.91%
Micronesia702 km²106,2270.65%
American Samoa199 km²55,6790.07%
Northern Mariana Islands464 km²55,1940.09%
Marshall Islands181 km²53,1670.08%
Palau459 km²21,9641.08%
Cook Islands236 km²17,4110.18%
Wallis And Futuna142 km²11,683-0.76%
Nauru21 km²11,312-0.41%
Tuvalu26 km²11,2870.85%
Niue260 km²1,6240.37%
Tokelau12 km²1,3191.46%