1- Asia is largest and most populated continent on the planet

1- Asia is largest and most populated continent on the planet.
2- Asia covers the area larger than the area of moon.
3- Asia is divided into 6 subcontinents- Central Asia, East Asia, Northern Asia, Subcontinent of India, Southeast Asia and Southwest Asia.
4- The population of India is more than the combined population of Central America, North America and South America.
5- China is the most populated country in the world with the population of 1.37 billion.
6- India is second most populated country in the world with the population of 1.32 billion.
7- Vietnamese New Year is birthday for all. Celebration starts from the first day of lunar calendar.
8- The highest point on earth, Mount Everest is in Asia. It is 8,850 meters high above sea level.
9- Dead Sea is the lowest point on earth is found in Asia.
10- Asia has the greatest handmade structure-The Great Wall of China.
11- The main religions of Asia are Hinduism, Buddhism and Islam.
12- More than ten longest rivers are in Asia.
13- The Yangtze River is the longest river in the Asia.
14- Thailand celebrates New Year from 13 to 15 April.
15- China is located in five different time zone but they follow only one time zone (China Standard Time).
16- It’s illegal to be fat in Japan.
17- North Korea has different version of Christmas. The leader order to celebrate the birthday of his grandma rather than birthday of Jesus.
18- Asia is among the top ten countries in the world for copper mining.
19- The 10 highest mountains are in Asia.
20- Asia is home to seven of the ten largest cities in the world: Shanghai, Beijing, Istanbul, Karachi, Mumbai, Guangzhou and Delhi.
21- There are spas in Thailand that provide massage by elephant.
22- More than 600 dialects can be found in Asian countries.
23- The world’s most crowded city is Dhaka, Bangladesh.
24- There is a rare endangered species of tigers in Asia.
25- China is one of the oldest and most mysterious civilizations in the world.
26- Asian countries consume 90% of total rice production on earth.
27- Nepal was the first country to legalize gay marriage.
28- Nine out of ten tallest skyscrapers are in Asia.
29- In honor of important events, names are given to children in China.
30- India has the largest stores of gold in the world.
31- The largest shopping center in the world – New shopping center of South China in Dongguan.
32- Asian country, Uzbekistan is world’s sixth largest cotton producers.
33- Asia is homeland to many animals like Giant Panda, Asian Elephants, cobra and many more.
34- More than 50,000 people living in Japan are over 100 years old.
35- India produces 12 million tons of mangos each year.
36- Turkey is home to the world’s tallest man (8 feet, 3 inches).
37- The world’s tallest woman (7 feet, 8 inches) is from China.
38- Bangkok is the most popular city in the world.
39- Butane is the only country in the world that prohibits the sale and production of tobacco.
40- In Solapur, India, according to Muslim tradition, newborns are dropped from a 15 meter tower on a cloth stretched on the ground, held by monks.
41- There is interesting custom in India- they eat with right hand because left hand is used to wash yourself after toilet.
42- Some of the most ancient civilizations were located in Asia.
43- Japan is Asia’s largest and world second largest economy.
44- In some part of Asia people have to walk 6 kilometers to get clean water for drinking.
45- Hong Kong has more skyscrapers than New York, there are around8, 000 skyscrapers.
46- Indonesia is composed of 17,508 islands.
47- 90% of rubies in the world are produced in Myanmar.
48- Bhutan is among those countries that were never colonized.
49- Afghanistan’s National Game is goat grabbing.
50- There are more millionaires in Japan than in Germany, China, France, Italy or Canada.
51- Japan has the longest life expectancy. 80 years for males and 87 years for females.
52- There are tribes in jungles of Indonesia who still hunt and use stone for fire.
53- In Yemen it is forbidden to take pictures of women.
54- China is the world leading manufacturer of cars.
55- In Asian countries there are more mobile phones than the number of people.
56- The most rapidly deforested region in the world is not Amazon but it is Southeast Asia.
57- The most developed country of Asia is Japan.
58- The Sarawak Chamber is in Malaysia is the largest known cave chamber in the world.
59- Voice mail Technology was developed in Israel.
60- Sri Lanka-the largest tea exporter in the world.


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