What Percentage of Africa Is Desert?

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The continent of Africa has several large deserts, most famously the Sahara, Kalahari, and the Namib. Due to its dry climate and deforestation, the continent is experiencing desertification and roughly forty-three percent of the African landmass is considered desert.
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The desert covers about 33 percent in Africa. The Sahara Desert takes up about one third of the land surface. The tropical grassland is the largest land surface for Africa.
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Percentage of Africa That Is Desert The Sahara Desert covers about one-third of Africa, so about 33 to 34 percent of Africa is desert. Though many believe most of Africa is desert
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The Sahara is Africa's largest desert. It is over 3,500,000 square miles. It covers most of North Africa. It's almost as large as the United States.
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More than half of Africa is covered in desert and rain
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The Namib Desert is exceptionally dry, located on a sandstone plateau. Although, rainfall ranges from only 0.2 to 0.3 inch each year, moisture accumulates from fog banks that roll
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