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Countries in the world

There are 250 countries and territories in the world.

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