They are Bangladesh, China, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Mongolia, Philippines, Sri Lanka and Vietnam.
There are 48 countries in Asia today, according to the United Nations. The full list is shown in the table below, with current population and subregion (based on the United Nations official 18, Malaysia, 31,,, South-Eastern Asia 26, Jordan, 10,,, Western Asia 35, Singapore, 5,,, South-Eastern Asia.
All 50 countries of Asia officially recognized as independent states. Armenia and Cyprus geographically are in Asia, but politically and culturally they also are.
Political Map of Asia: This is a political map of Asia which shows the countries of Asia along with capital cities, major cities, islands, oceans, seas, and gulfs.