Area: 31,829,200 sq km Approximately 23.5% of the world’s surface area. Russia east of the Ural Mountains is geographically part of Asia, but here all of the Russian Federation is included with Europe. Included here are the Trans-Caucasus states (Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia) as well as the West Asian/Middle Eastern countries. Includes amazing geographic and ecological diversity – tropical rain forest, desert, alluvial plains, hills and the world’s highest Population: 4,166,741,314    Annual Growth: 1.10%Largest Religion: MuslimChristian: 368,075,984Evangelicals: 146,854,085Muslim: 1,100,825,428