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Countries in the world

There are 250 countries and territories in the world.

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