Largest Countries In Africa 2019

Rank Name Area Area (mi²) % of Earth's Area Region Subregion
1Algeria2,381,741 km²919,352 mi²1.60%AfricaNorthern Africa
2Dr Congo2,344,858 km²905,115 mi²1.58%AfricaMiddle Africa
3Sudan1,886,068 km²728,022 mi²1.27%AfricaNorthern Africa
4Libya1,759,540 km²679,182 mi²1.19%AfricaNorthern Africa
5Chad1,284,000 km²495,624 mi²0.86%AfricaMiddle Africa
6Niger1,267,000 km²489,062 mi²0.85%AfricaWestern Africa
7Angola1,246,700 km²481,226 mi²0.84%AfricaMiddle Africa
8Mali1,240,192 km²478,714 mi²0.84%AfricaWestern Africa
9South Africa1,221,037 km²471,320 mi²0.82%AfricaSouthern Africa
10Ethiopia1,104,300 km²426,260 mi²0.74%AfricaEastern Africa
11Mauritania1,030,700 km²397,850 mi²0.69%AfricaWestern Africa
12Egypt1,002,450 km²386,946 mi²0.68%AfricaNorthern Africa
13Tanzania945,087 km²364,804 mi²0.64%AfricaEastern Africa
14Nigeria923,768 km²356,574 mi²0.62%AfricaWestern Africa
15Namibia825,615 km²318,687 mi²0.56%AfricaSouthern Africa
16Mozambique801,590 km²309,414 mi²0.54%AfricaEastern Africa
17Zambia752,612 km²290,508 mi²0.51%AfricaEastern Africa
18Somalia637,657 km²246,136 mi²0.43%AfricaEastern Africa
19Central African Republic622,984 km²240,472 mi²0.42%AfricaMiddle Africa
20South Sudan619,745 km²239,222 mi²0.42%AfricaMiddle Africa
21Madagascar587,041 km²226,598 mi²0.40%AfricaEastern Africa
22Botswana582,000 km²224,652 mi²0.39%AfricaSouthern Africa
23Kenya580,367 km²224,022 mi²0.39%AfricaEastern Africa
24Cameroon475,442 km²183,521 mi²0.32%AfricaMiddle Africa
25Morocco446,550 km²172,368 mi²0.30%AfricaNorthern Africa
26Zimbabwe390,757 km²150,832 mi²0.26%AfricaEastern Africa
27Republic Of The Congo342,000 km²132,012 mi²0.23%AfricaMiddle Africa
28Ivory Coast322,463 km²124,471 mi²0.22%AfricaWestern Africa
29Burkina Faso272,967 km²105,365 mi²0.18%AfricaWestern Africa
30Gabon267,668 km²103,320 mi²0.18%AfricaMiddle Africa
31Western Sahara266,000 km²102,676 mi²0.18%AfricaNorthern Africa
32Guinea245,857 km²94,901 mi²0.17%AfricaWestern Africa
33Uganda241,550 km²93,238 mi²0.16%AfricaEastern Africa
34Ghana238,533 km²92,074 mi²0.16%AfricaWestern Africa
35Senegal196,722 km²75,935 mi²0.13%AfricaWestern Africa
36Tunisia163,610 km²63,153 mi²0.11%AfricaNorthern Africa
37Malawi118,484 km²45,735 mi²< 0.1%AfricaEastern Africa
38Eritrea117,600 km²45,394 mi²< 0.1%AfricaEastern Africa
39Benin112,622 km²43,472 mi²< 0.1%AfricaWestern Africa
40Liberia111,369 km²42,988 mi²< 0.1%AfricaWestern Africa
41Sierra Leone71,740 km²27,692 mi²< 0.1%AfricaWestern Africa
42Togo56,785 km²21,919 mi²< 0.1%AfricaWestern Africa
43Guinea Bissau36,125 km²13,944 mi²< 0.1%AfricaWestern Africa
44Lesotho30,355 km²11,717 mi²< 0.1%AfricaSouthern Africa
45Equatorial Guinea28,051 km²10,828 mi²< 0.1%AfricaMiddle Africa
46Burundi27,834 km²10,744 mi²< 0.1%AfricaEastern Africa
47Rwanda26,338 km²10,166 mi²< 0.1%AfricaEastern Africa
48Djibouti23,200 km²8,955 mi²< 0.1%AfricaEastern Africa
49Swaziland17,364 km²6,703 mi²< 0.1%AfricaSouthern Africa
50Gambia10,689 km²4,126 mi²< 0.1%AfricaWestern Africa
51Cape Verde4,033 km²1,557 mi²< 0.1%AfricaWestern Africa
52Reunion2,511 km²969 mi²< 0.1%AfricaEastern Africa
53Mauritius2,040 km²787 mi²< 0.1%AfricaEastern Africa
54Comoros1,862 km²719 mi²< 0.1%AfricaEastern Africa
55Sao Tome And Principe964 km²372 mi²< 0.1%AfricaMiddle Africa
56Seychelles452 km²174 mi²< 0.1%AfricaEastern Africa
57Mayotte374 km²144 mi²< 0.1%AfricaEastern Africa