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Top 10 Most Populous African Countries

Can you name the ten biggest African countries in terms of population?
Number displayed is the African population, not the total population
Last updated: May 22, 2016
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Population
Country
187.0 mil
Nigeria
101.6 mil
Ethiopia
89.6 mil
Egypt
85.0 mil
D.R. Congo
55.1 mil
Tanzania
Population
Country
55.0 mil
South Africa
47.2 mil
Kenya
40.4 mil
Algeria
39.6 mil
Sudan
36.9 mil
Uganda
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level 67
May 22, 2016
Nice :)
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level 72
Jun 6, 2016
Great quiz, thank you!
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level 66
Nov 6, 2016
Nice little quiz, had to think there.
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level 65
Nov 6, 2016
Tiny little Uganda hmmm....
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level 74
Nov 6, 2016
Not that they're probably accurate, but you should see the projections for 2050.
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level 24
Nov 6, 2016
Got all with 1:32 left
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level 58
Nov 6, 2016
Always strange to remember that Nigeria, not particularly big for an African country, has such a huge population. Probably because many larger ones (Sudan, DRC) have large swathes of desert or rainforest which are low density, but still.
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level 71
Nov 7, 2016
Does '•Number displayed is the African population, not the total population' mean not including immigrants or not including the Sinai Peninsula or what?
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level ∞
Nov 7, 2016
Not including Sinai
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level 41
Nov 8, 2016
Didn't get Sudan... but that's not a country anymore so I'm excused!! 😜
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level 66
Nov 8, 2016
Agreed. Whenever I miss a question I also revoke the answer's existence. I have been doing much better on Jetpunk quizzes since Harry Potter stopped existing.
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level 70
May 27, 2017
Ooooh, great idea!!
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level 70
Nov 21, 2016
It's still a country - South Sudan has recently gained independence
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level 48
Mar 14, 2018
its still a country. The name Sudan remained and the other one who become independent is South Sudan. lol
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level 52
Feb 12, 2017
I barely got Uganda in time. I was getting desperate, so I started typing in random countries.
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level 56
Apr 27, 2018
I had no idea Algeria had a population that large.