Subregion

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A subregion is a part of a larger region or continent and is usually based on location.wikipedia
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United Nations geoscheme for Africa

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

United Nations geoscheme

UN subregionUN geoschemeUN system of subregions
These statistical divisions were devised for statistical purposes and is used for carrying out statistical analysis.
The United Nations geoscheme is a system which divides the countries of the world into regional and subregional groups.

East Asia

East AsianEastEastern Asia
East Asia, alternately Northeast Asia, is the eastern subregion of Asia, defined in both geographical and ethno-cultural terms.

Southeast Asia

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United Nations geoscheme for Asia

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

Western Asia

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Western Asia, West Asia, Southwestern Asia, or Southwest Asia is the westernmost subregion of Asia.

Northeast Asia

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Northeast Asia, North-East Asia or Northeastern Asia, is a geographical subregion of Asia: the northeastern landmass and islands, bordering the Pacific Ocean.

Southern Africa

SouthernSouthern AfricanSouth Africa
In the United Nations scheme of geographic regions, five states constitute Southern Africa:

North Asia

Northern AsiaAsian RussiaNorthern
North Asia or Northern Asia, sometimes also referred to as Siberia, is a sub-region of Asia, consisting of the Russian regions east of the Ural Mountains: Siberia, Ural and the Russian Far East.

Eastern South Asia

Eastern South Asia is a subregion of South Asia.

West Africa

West AfricanWestWestern Africa
Geopolitically, the United Nations definition of Western Africa includes the preceding states with the addition of Mauritania (which withdrew from ECOWAS in 1999), comprising an area of approximately 6.1 million square km.

United Nations geoscheme for Europe

EuropeEastern EuropeNorthern Europe
The following is an alphabetical list of subregions in the United Nations geoscheme for Europe, created by the United Nations Statistics Division.

Region

Regionalregionslocal region
A subregion is a part of a larger region or continent and is usually based on location.

Northern America

North AmericaNorth American021
Geopolitically, according to the United Nations' scheme of geographic regions and subregions, Northern America consists of Bermuda, Canada, Greenland, Saint-Pierre and Miquelon, and the United States of America (excluding Hawaii, Puerto Rico, the United States Virgin Islands and other minor US territories).

United Nations geoscheme for Oceania

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The following is an alphabetical list of subregions in the United Nations geoscheme for Oceania.

Melanesia

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Melanesia is a subregion of Oceania extending from New Guinea island in the southwestern Pacific Ocean to the Arafura Sea, and eastward to Tonga.

Micronesia

MicronesiansMicronesianFSM
Micronesia (from mikrós "small" and nêsos "island") is a subregion of Oceania, composed of thousands of small islands in the western Pacific Ocean.

Polynesia

South SeasSouth Sea IslandsPolynesian Islands
Polynesia (, ; from polys "many" and nēsos "island") is a subregion of Oceania, made up of more than 1,000 islands scattered over the central and southern Pacific Ocean.

Greater Mekong Subregion

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Continent

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A subregion is a part of a larger region or continent and is usually based on location.

Cardinal direction

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Cardinal directions, such as south or southern, are commonly used to define a subregion.

South

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Cardinal directions, such as south or southern, are commonly used to define a subregion.

United Nations Statistics Division

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The Statistics Division of the United Nations (UN) is in charge of the collection, processing, and dissemination of statistical information for the UN.

United Nations

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The Statistics Division of the United Nations (UN) is in charge of the collection, processing, and dissemination of statistical information for the UN.

Millennium Development Goals

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In 1999, it developed a system of macro-geographical (continental) regions, subregions, and other selected economic groups to report advances towards achieving numerous millennial development goals worldwide.