Europe is bordered by the Arctic Ocean to the north, the Atlantic Ocean to the west, and the Mediterranean Sea to the south.
To the east and southeast, Europe is generally considered as separated from Asia by the watershed divides of the Ural and Caucasus Mountains, the Ural River, the Caspian and Black Seas, and the waterways of the Turkish Straits.
Europe covers about 10,180,000 square kilometres (3,930,000 sq mi), or 2% of the Earth's surface (6.8% of land area).
Politically, Europe is divided into about fifty sovereign states of which the Russian Federation is the largest and most populous, spanning 39% of the continent and comprising 15% of its population.
It has been funded by the EC’s Better Internet for Kids programme.Affiliated: Country projects: Australia and Brazil. Regional project: Kids Online Latin America (English, Spanish, Portuguese).Europe is a continent that comprises the westernmost part of Eurasia.EU Kids Online is a multinational research network.
It seeks to enhance knowledge of European children's online opportunities, risks and safety.
Europe had a total population of about 740 million (about 11% of world population) as of 2012.