UN geoscheme subregions of Africa:

The following is an alphabetical list of subregions in the United Nations geoscheme for Africa, used by the United Nations and maintained by the UNSD department for statistical purposes.[1]

Of the list below, the British Indian Ocean Territory, the French Southern Territories, Mayotte, Réunion, and Saint Helena (Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha) are dependencies or overseas territories of European countries; Western Sahara is a disputed territory.

Northern Africa

Main article: North Africa

Sub-Saharan Africa

Main article: Sub-Saharan Africa

Eastern Africa

Main article: East Africa

Middle Africa

Main article: Central Africa

Southern Africa

Main article: Southern Africa

Western Africa

Main article: West Africa

See also