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Countries in the world

There are 250 countries and territories in the world.

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