- Also it is the biggest in terms of population in the world. Half of the world population lives here. World’s two most populous countries, China & India are in this continent.
- It has 30% of world land area & 60% of population
- It is the birth place of great religions – Hinduism, Islam, Buddhism, Christianity
- It is also the place of great ancient civilizations- Chinese, Harrapan
- According to one estimate 9 of 11 Global Growth Generators countries came from Asia driven by population and income growth
- It is the home of the 10 highest mountain peaks in the world. Mount Everest , the highest mountain in the world is here only .
- Major Animals of Asia – Reticulated Pythons,Tiger,Panda , Yaks, Indian Rhinoceroses .