- Area and population of European countries
=List of countries/dependencies by
The whole of Russia and Turkey are referred to in the table, although they are partly in
Europe. The Asian nations of Azerbaijan, Georgia, and Kazakhstan are generally considered to have small European portions.
Serbia and Montenegro are listed as separate countries, although at the time of the estimates they were also considered as one country.
Cyprus is generally considered to be part of southwest Asia. It is listed as one country, although it is currently de facto divided between the primarily ethnically Greek and internationally recognised Republic of Cyprus and the "
Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus", which is recognized only by Turkey.
Unlike the figures in the country articles, the figures in this table are based on areas including inland water bodies (lakes, reservoirs, rivers) and therefore the population densities stated here may be lower.
The aggregate for Europe excluding Turkey, Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Georgia, Armenia and Moldova, the population density is 105 persons per sq.km (including them it is 31, mostly due to Russia's vastness).
A similar list for the whole world is
List of countries by population density.
A similar list for the European Union can be found in
European Union Statistics.
Languages in Europe
This is a list of 31 spoken
languages (mother tongue) in Europe.
#Russian over 100 000 000 (mainly in Russia, Ukraine and Belarus)
#German 98 000 000 (mainly in Germany, Austria and Switzerland)
#Turkish 80 000 000 (mainly in Turkey, Germany, Bulgaria and Cyprus)
#French 66 000 000 (mainly in France, Belgium and Switzerland)
#English 65 000 000 (mainly in the UK and Ireland)
#Italian 58 000 000 (mainly in Italy)
#Spanish 45 000 000 (mainly in Spain)
#Polish 39 000 000 (mainly in Poland)
#Ukrainian 39 000 000 (mainly in Ukraine)
#Romanian 24 000 000 (mainly in Romania and Moldova)
#Dutch 22 000 000 (mainly in the Netherlands and Belgium);
#Hungarian 13 000 000 (mainly in Hungary, Slovakia, Romania, Serbia, etc.)
#Portuguese 12 000 000 (mainly in Portugal, Luxemburg, France and Germany)
#Albanian 12 000 000 (mainly in Albania,Kosovo,Macedonia,Montenegro,Switzerland,Italy,Turkey,Greece and Serbia)
#Greek 12 000 000 (mainly in Greece and Cyprus)
#Czech 10 000 000 (mainly in Czech Republic)
#Bulgarian 10 000 000 (mainly in Bulgaria)
#Swedish 10 000 000 (mainly in Sweden and Finland)
#Belarusian 8 000 000 (mainly in Belarus)
#Serbian 7 000 000 (mainly in Serbia, Montenegro, Croatia and Bosnia & Herzegovina)
#Catalan 6 500 000 (mainly in Spain, Andorra and France)
#Croatian 6 500 000 (mainly in Croatia, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Austria and Germany)
#Bosnian 5 500 000 (mainly in Bosnia & Herzegovina,Serbia,Montenegro,Slovenia)
#Danish 5 500 000 (mainly in Denmark)
#Finnish 5 500 000 (mainly in Finland)
#Slovak 5 000 000 (mainly in Slovakia)
#Georgian 5 000 000 (mainly in Georgia)
#Norwegian 5 000 000 (mainly in Norway)
#Lithuanian 4 000 000 (mainly in Lithuania)
#Latvian 2 500 000 (mainly in Latvia)
#Macedonian 2 000 000 (mainly in Macedonia)
#Slovenian 2 000 000 (mainly in Slovenia)
* [http://www.nationmaster.com/red/graph-T/peo_pop&int=-1&id=EUR&b_ac=1 European countries by population]
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