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Countries in the world

There are 250 countries and territories in the world.

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CountryCodeAreaPopulationP/km2Capital
RussiaRU17,100,000.0 km2140,702,0008.2Moscow
Antarctica*AQ14,000,000.0 km200.0-
CanadaCA9,984,670.0 km233,679,0003.4Ottawa
United StatesUS9,629,091.0 km2310,232,86332.2Washington, D.C.
ChinaCN9,596,960.0 km21,330,044,000138.6Beijing
BrazilBR8,511,965.0 km2201,103,33023.6Brasilia
AustraliaAU7,686,850.0 km221,515,7542.8Canberra
IndiaIN3,287,590.0 km21,173,108,018356.8New Delhi
ArgentinaAR2,766,890.0 km241,343,20114.9Buenos Aires
KazakhstanKZ2,717,300.0 km215,340,0005.6Astana
AlgeriaDZ2,381,740.0 km234,586,18414.5Algiers
Democratic Republic of the CongoCD2,345,410.0 km270,916,43930.2Kinshasa
Greenland*GL2,166,086.0 km256,3750.0Nuuk
MexicoMX1,972,550.0 km2112,468,85557.0Mexico City
Saudi ArabiaSA1,960,582.0 km225,731,77613.1Riyadh
IndonesiaID1,919,440.0 km2242,968,342126.6Jakarta
SudanSD1,861,484.0 km235,000,00018.8Khartoum
LibyaLY1,759,540.0 km26,461,4543.7Tripoli
IranIR1,648,000.0 km276,923,30046.7Tehran
MongoliaMN1,565,000.0 km23,086,9182.0Ulaanbaatar
PeruPE1,285,220.0 km229,907,00323.3Lima
ChadTD1,284,000.0 km210,543,4648.2N'Djamena
NigerNE1,267,000.0 km215,878,27112.5Niamey
AngolaAO1,246,700.0 km213,068,16110.5Luanda
MaliML1,240,000.0 km213,796,35411.1Bamako
South AfricaZA1,219,912.0 km249,000,00040.2Pretoria
ColombiaCO1,138,910.0 km247,790,00042.0Bogota
EthiopiaET1,127,127.0 km288,013,49178.1Addis Ababa
BoliviaBO1,098,580.0 km29,947,4189.1Sucre
MauritaniaMR1,030,700.0 km23,205,0603.1Nouakchott
EgyptEG1,001,450.0 km280,471,86980.4Cairo
TanzaniaTZ945,087.0 km241,892,89544.3Dodoma
NigeriaNG923,768.0 km2154,000,000166.7Abuja
VenezuelaVE912,050.0 km227,223,22829.8Caracas
NamibiaNA825,418.0 km22,128,4712.6Windhoek
PakistanPK803,940.0 km2184,404,791229.4Islamabad
MozambiqueMZ801,590.0 km222,061,45127.5Maputo
TurkeyTR780,580.0 km277,804,12299.7Ankara
ChileCL756,950.0 km216,746,49122.1Santiago
ZambiaZM752,614.0 km213,460,30517.9Lusaka
MyanmarMM678,500.0 km253,414,37478.7Nay Pyi Taw
AfghanistanAF647,500.0 km229,121,28645.0Kabul
South SudanSS644,329.0 km28,260,49012.8Juba
SomaliaSO637,657.0 km210,112,45315.9Mogadishu
Central African RepublicCF622,984.0 km24,844,9277.8Bangui
UkraineUA603,700.0 km245,415,59675.2Kiev
BotswanaBW600,370.0 km22,029,3073.4Gaborone
MadagascarMG587,040.0 km221,281,84436.3Antananarivo
KenyaKE582,650.0 km240,046,56668.7Nairobi
FranceFR547,030.0 km264,768,389118.4Paris
YemenYE527,970.0 km223,495,36144.5Sanaa
ThailandTH514,000.0 km267,089,500130.5Bangkok
SpainES504,782.0 km246,505,96392.1Madrid
TurkmenistanTM488,100.0 km24,940,91610.1Ashgabat
CameroonCM475,440.0 km219,294,14940.6Yaounde
Papua New GuineaPG462,840.0 km26,064,51513.1Port Moresby
SwedenSE449,964.0 km29,555,89321.2Stockholm
UzbekistanUZ447,400.0 km227,865,73862.3Tashkent
MoroccoMA446,550.0 km231,627,42870.8Rabat
IraqIQ437,072.0 km229,671,60567.9Baghdad
ParaguayPY406,750.0 km26,375,83015.7Asuncion
ZimbabweZW390,580.0 km211,651,85829.8Harare
JapanJP377,835.0 km2127,288,000336.9Tokyo
GermanyDE357,021.0 km281,802,257229.1Berlin
Republic of the CongoCG342,000.0 km23,039,1268.9Brazzaville
FinlandFI337,030.0 km25,244,00015.6Helsinki
MalaysiaMY329,750.0 km228,274,72985.7Kuala Lumpur
VietnamVN329,560.0 km289,571,130271.8Hanoi
NorwayNO324,220.0 km25,009,15015.4Oslo
Ivory CoastCI322,460.0 km221,058,79865.3Yamoussoukro
PolandPL312,685.0 km238,500,000123.1Warsaw
ItalyIT301,230.0 km260,340,328200.3Rome
PhilippinesPH300,000.0 km299,900,177333.0Manila
EcuadorEC283,560.0 km214,790,60852.2Quito
Burkina FasoBF274,200.0 km216,241,81159.2Ouagadougou
New ZealandNZ268,680.0 km24,252,27715.8Wellington
GabonGA267,667.0 km21,545,2555.8Libreville
Western Sahara*EH266,000.0 km2273,0081.0Laayoune / El Aaiun
GuineaGN245,857.0 km210,324,02542.0Conakry
United KingdomGB244,820.0 km262,348,447254.7London
GhanaGH239,460.0 km224,339,838101.6Accra
RomaniaRO237,500.0 km221,959,27892.5Bucharest
LaosLA236,800.0 km26,368,16226.9Vientiane
UgandaUG236,040.0 km233,398,682141.5Kampala
GuyanaGY214,970.0 km2748,4863.5Georgetown
OmanOM212,460.0 km22,967,71714.0Muscat
BelarusBY207,600.0 km29,685,00046.7Minsk
KyrgyzstanKG198,500.0 km25,508,62627.8Bishkek
SenegalSN196,190.0 km212,323,25262.8Dakar
SyriaSY185,180.0 km222,198,110119.9Damascus
CambodiaKH181,040.0 km214,453,68079.8Phnom Penh
UruguayUY176,220.0 km23,477,00019.7Montevideo
TunisiaTN163,610.0 km210,589,02564.7Tunis
SurinameSR163,270.0 km2492,8293.0Paramaribo
BangladeshBD144,000.0 km2156,118,4641,084.2Dhaka
TajikistanTJ143,100.0 km27,487,48952.3Dushanbe
NepalNP140,800.0 km228,951,852205.6Kathmandu
GreeceGR131,940.0 km211,000,00083.4Athens
NicaraguaNI129,494.0 km25,995,92846.3Managua
EritreaER121,320.0 km25,792,98447.7Asmara
North KoreaKP120,540.0 km222,912,177190.1Pyongyang
MalawiMW118,480.0 km215,447,500130.4Lilongwe
BeninBJ112,620.0 km29,056,01080.4Porto-Novo
HondurasHN112,090.0 km27,989,41571.3Tegucigalpa
LiberiaLR111,370.0 km23,685,07633.1Monrovia
BulgariaBG110,910.0 km27,148,78564.5Sofia
CubaCU110,860.0 km211,423,000103.0Havana
GuatemalaGT108,890.0 km213,550,440124.4Guatemala City
IcelandIS103,000.0 km2308,9103.0Reykjavik
South KoreaKR98,480.0 km248,422,644491.7Seoul
HungaryHU93,030.0 km29,982,000107.3Budapest
PortugalPT92,391.0 km210,676,000115.6Lisbon
JordanJO92,300.0 km26,407,08569.4Amman
French Guiana*GF91,000.0 km2195,5062.1Cayenne
SerbiaRS88,361.0 km27,344,84783.1Belgrade
AzerbaijanAZ86,600.0 km28,303,51295.9Baku
AustriaAT83,858.0 km28,205,00097.8Vienna
United Arab EmiratesAE82,880.0 km24,975,59360.0Abu Dhabi
Czech RepublicCZ78,866.0 km210,476,000132.8Prague
PanamaPA78,200.0 km23,410,67643.6Panama
Sierra LeoneSL71,740.0 km25,245,69573.1Freetown
IrelandIE70,280.0 km24,622,91765.8Dublin
GeorgiaGE69,700.0 km24,630,00066.4Tbilisi
Sri LankaLK65,610.0 km221,513,990327.9Colombo
LithuaniaLT65,200.0 km22,944,45945.2Vilnius
LatviaLV64,589.0 km22,217,96934.3Riga
Svalbard and Jan Mayen*SJ62,049.0 km22,5500.0Longyearbyen
TogoTG56,785.0 km26,587,239116.0Lome
CroatiaHR56,542.0 km24,491,00079.4Zagreb
Bosnia and HerzegovinaBA51,129.0 km24,590,00089.8Sarajevo
Costa RicaCR51,100.0 km24,516,22088.4San Jose
SlovakiaSK48,845.0 km25,455,000111.7Bratislava
Dominican RepublicDO48,730.0 km29,823,821201.6Santo Domingo
BhutanBT47,000.0 km2699,84714.9Thimphu
EstoniaEE45,226.0 km21,291,17028.5Tallinn
DenmarkDK43,094.0 km25,484,000127.3Copenhagen
NetherlandsNL41,526.0 km216,645,000400.8Amsterdam
SwitzerlandCH41,290.0 km27,581,000183.6Bern
Guinea-BissauGW36,120.0 km21,565,12643.3Bissau
TaiwanTW35,980.0 km222,894,384636.3Taipei
MoldovaMD33,843.0 km24,324,000127.8Chisinau
BelgiumBE30,510.0 km210,403,000341.0Brussels
LesothoLS30,355.0 km21,919,55263.2Maseru
ArmeniaAM29,800.0 km22,968,00099.6Yerevan
AlbaniaAL28,748.0 km22,986,952103.9Tirana
Solomon IslandsSB28,450.0 km2559,19819.7Honiara
Equatorial GuineaGQ28,051.0 km21,014,99936.2Malabo
BurundiBI27,830.0 km29,863,117354.4Bujumbura
HaitiHT27,750.0 km29,648,924347.7Port-au-Prince
RwandaRW26,338.0 km211,055,976419.8Kigali
MacedoniaMK25,333.0 km22,062,29481.4Skopje
DjiboutiDJ23,000.0 km2740,52832.2Djibouti
BelizeBZ22,966.0 km2314,52213.7Belmopan
El SalvadorSV21,040.0 km26,052,064287.6San Salvador
IsraelIL20,770.0 km27,353,985354.1Jerusalem
SloveniaSI20,273.0 km22,007,00099.0Ljubljana
New Caledonia*NC19,060.0 km2216,49411.4Noumea
FijiFJ18,270.0 km2875,98347.9Suva
KuwaitKW17,820.0 km22,789,132156.5Kuwait City
SwazilandSZ17,363.0 km21,354,05178.0Mbabane
East TimorTL15,007.0 km21,154,62576.9Dili
MontenegroME14,026.0 km2666,73047.5Podgorica
BahamasBS13,940.0 km2301,79021.6Nassau
Aland Islands*AX13,517.0 km226,7112.0Mariehamn
VanuatuVU12,200.0 km2221,55218.2Port-Vila
Falkland Islands*FK12,173.0 km22,6380.2Stanley
QatarQA11,437.0 km2840,92673.5Doha
GambiaGM11,300.0 km21,593,256141.0Banjul
JamaicaJM10,991.0 km22,847,232259.1Kingston
KosovoXK10,908.0 km21,800,000165.0Pristina
LebanonLB10,400.0 km24,125,247396.7Beirut
CyprusCY9,250.0 km21,102,677119.2Nicosia
Puerto Rico*PR9,104.0 km23,916,632430.2San Juan
French Southern Territories*TF7,829.0 km21400.0Port-aux-Francais
Palestinian Territory*PS5,970.0 km23,800,000636.5East Jerusalem
BruneiBN5,770.0 km2395,02768.5Bandar Seri Begawan
Trinidad and TobagoTT5,128.0 km21,228,691239.6Port-of-Spain
French Polynesia*PF4,167.0 km2270,48564.9Papeete
Cape VerdeCV4,033.0 km2508,659126.1Praia
South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands*GS3,903.0 km2300.0Grytviken
SamoaWS2,944.0 km2192,00165.2Apia
LuxembourgLU2,586.0 km2497,538192.4Luxembourg
Reunion*RE2,517.0 km2776,948308.7Saint-Denis
ComorosKM2,170.0 km2773,407356.4Moroni
MauritiusMU2,040.0 km21,294,104634.4Port Louis
Guadeloupe*GP1,780.0 km2443,000248.9Basse-Terre
Faroe Islands*FO1,399.0 km248,22834.5Torshavn
Martinique*MQ1,100.0 km2432,900393.5Fort-de-France
Hong Kong*HK1,092.0 km26,898,6866,317.5Hong Kong
Sao Tome and PrincipeST1,001.0 km2175,808175.6Sao Tome
KiribatiKI811.0 km292,533114.1Tarawa
DominicaDM754.0 km272,81396.6Roseau
TongaTO748.0 km2122,580163.9Nuku'alofa
Micronesia*FM702.0 km2107,708153.4Palikir - National Government Center
SingaporeSG692.7 km24,701,0696,786.6Singapore
BahrainBH665.0 km2738,0041,109.8Manama
Saint LuciaLC616.0 km2160,922261.2Castries
Isle of Man*IM572.0 km275,049131.2Douglas
Guam*GU549.0 km2159,358290.3Hagatna
Northern Mariana Islands*MP477.0 km253,883113.0Saipan
AndorraAD468.0 km284,000179.5Andorra la Vella
Palau*PW458.0 km219,90743.5Melekeok
SeychellesSC455.0 km288,340194.2Victoria
Curacao*CW444.0 km2141,766319.3Willemstad
Antigua and BarbudaAG443.0 km286,754195.8Saint John's
BarbadosBB431.0 km2285,653662.8Bridgetown
Turks and Caicos Islands*TC430.0 km220,55647.8Cockburn Town
Heard Island and McDonald Islands*HM412.0 km200.0-
Saint Helena*SH410.0 km27,46018.2Jamestown
Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesVC389.0 km2104,217267.9Kingstown
Mayotte*YT374.0 km2159,042425.2Mamoudzou
U.S. Virgin Islands*VI352.0 km2108,708308.8Charlotte Amalie
GrenadaGD344.0 km2107,818313.4Saint George's
Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba *BQ322.0 km218,01255.9Kralendijk
MaltaMT316.0 km2403,0001,275.3Valletta
MaldivesMV300.0 km2395,6501,318.8Male
Wallis and Futuna*WF274.0 km216,02558.5Mata-Utu
Cayman Islands*KY262.0 km244,270169.0George Town
Saint Kitts and NevisKN261.0 km251,134195.9Basseterre
Niue*NU260.0 km22,1668.3Alofi
Macao*MO254.0 km2449,1981,768.5Macau
Saint Pierre and Miquelon*PM242.0 km27,01229.0Saint-Pierre
Cook Islands*CK240.0 km221,38889.1Avarua
American Samoa*AS199.0 km257,881290.9Pago Pago
Aruba*AW193.0 km271,566370.8Oranjestad
Marshall Islands*MH181.3 km265,859363.3Majuro
LiechtensteinLI160.0 km235,000218.8Vaduz
British Virgin Islands*VG153.0 km221,730142.0Road Town
Christmas Island*CX135.0 km21,50011.1Flying Fish Cove
Jersey*JE116.0 km290,812782.9Saint Helier
Anguilla*AI102.0 km213,254129.9The Valley
Montserrat*MS102.0 km29,34191.6Plymouth
Guernsey*GG78.0 km265,228836.3Saint Peter Port
San MarinoSM61.2 km231,477514.3San Marino
British Indian Ocean Territory*IO60.0 km24,00066.7-
Saint Martin*MF53.0 km235,925677.8Marigot
Bermuda*BM53.0 km265,3651,233.3Hamilton
Bouvet Island*BV49.0 km200.0-
Pitcairn*PN47.0 km2461.0Adamstown
Norfolk Island*NF34.6 km21,82852.8Kingston
Sint Maarten*SX34.0 km237,4291,100.9Philipsburg
United States Minor Outlying Islands*UM34.0 km23008.8-
TuvaluTV26.0 km210,472402.8Funafuti
Saint Barthelemy*BL21.0 km28,450402.4Gustavia
NauruNR21.0 km210,065479.3Yaren
Cocos Islands*CC14.0 km262844.9West Island
Tokelau*TK10.0 km21,466146.6-
Gibraltar*GI6.5 km227,8844,289.9Gibraltar
MonacoMC2.0 km232,96516,905.1Monaco
VaticanVA0.4 km29212,093.2Vatican City
Total: 250--6,860,878,559Ø 302.8-

There are 193 independent countries and 57 territories or political entities in the world.

*) The territories or political entities are marked with *. Please check the respective country pages for further details.