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Countries in the world

There are 250 countries and territories in the world.

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