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List of Countries (Nations)

  • List of countries (nations)
  • There are 206 countries on the United Nations Countries List. (193 member states, 2 observer states and 11 other states totaly 206 countries)
  • There are approximately 500 known countries in the international arena and there are 193 countries that are members of the United Nations. In addition, the Vatican (Holy See) is often seen as a dominant country in international law, but not a member of the United Nations.

 

  • Interesting facts about some countries that are not members of the United Nations:
  • From 1971 onwards, not a member of the United Nations; But according to international law and the Montevideo Convention, the country is defined as the state: Republic of China (Taiwan)

 

  • Recognized by 46 members of the United Nations; But not recognized by the United Nations: the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (Western Sahara)

 

World country list

World country list

  • The country recognized by 91 members of the United Nations and the Republic of China: Kosovo

 

  • Country not recognized by any United Nations member other than Turkey: Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (Cyprus)

 

  • Countries not recognized by members of the United Nations outside Russia, Venezuela and Nicaragua: Abkhazia (Georgia) and South Ossetia (Georgia)

 

  • Actually independent countries not recognized by any member of the United Nations: Nagorno-Karabakh Republic (Azerbaijan), Transnistria (Moldova), Somaliland (Somalia)

 

  • List of countries (nations) – List of sovereign states

 

  • List of countries starting with letter A
small;”>Alphabetical
List No
Country Country Flag – Description Currency Unit Population (2010)
01 Abkhazia Flag of Abkhazia.svg Caucasia Abkhazian apsar, Russian ruble Around 157,000 – 190,000 
02 Afghanistan Afghanistan Asia Afghan afghani 25.500.000
03 Andorra Andorra Western Europe Euro 88.825
04 Angola Angola South West Africa Kwanza 20.609.300
05 Antigua and Barbuda Antigua and Barbuda Caribbean East Caribben Dollars 85.632
06 Argentina Argentina South America Argentine peso 39.180.137
07 Albania Albania Balkans Lek 2.821.977
08 Australia Australia Oceania Australian dollars 23.111.910
09 Austria Austria Central Europe Euro 8.464.555
10 Azerbaijan Azerbaijan Caucasia Azerbaijani manat 9.235.100
11 Algeria Algeria North Africa Algeria Dinar 37.900.000
12 Armenia Armenia Caucasia Armenian Dram 3.024.100

 

  • List of countries starting with letter B
Alphabetical
List No
Country Country Flag – Description Currency Unit Population (2010)
13 Bahamas The Bahamas Caribbean The Bahamasian Dollars 351.500
14 Bahrain Bahrain Persian Gulf Bahraini dinar 1.234.570
15 Bangladesh Bangladesh Middle Asia Taka 152.518.015
16 Barbados Barbados Caribbean Barbados Dollars 284.589
17 Belgium Belgium Central Europe Euro 11.156.000
18 Belize Belize South America Belize Dollars 313.000
19 Benin Benin Western Africa Western Africa CFA Franc 9,983,884
20 Belarus Belarus North Europe Belarus ruble 9.500.000
21 Bhutan Bhutan Indian mainland Bhutan Ngultrum

Indian rupee

737.320
22 Bolivia Bolivia South America Boliviyano 40.117.100
23 Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia and Herzegovina Balkans Convertible mark 3.839.725
24 Botswana Botswana South Africa Pula 2.024.904
25 Brazil Brazil South America Real 193.944.886
26 Brunei Brunei Pulau Borneo Brunei Dollars 388.190
27 Bulgaria Bulgaria Balkans Lev 7.282.040
28 Burkina Faso Burkina Moroccoo Western Africa West African CFA franc 17.322.800
29 Burundi Burundi Middle Africa Burundi Frang 8,053,574

 

  • List of countries starting with letter C
Alphabetical
List No
Country Country Flag – Description Currency Unit Population (2010)
30 Chad Chad Middle Africa Central African CFA franc 12.825.000
31 Cambodia Cambodia Eastern Asia Riel 15.135.000
32 Cameroon Cameroon Middle Africa Central African CFA franc 20.386.799
33 Cyprus Cyprus Mediterranean Euro 803.147
34 Canada Canada North America Canada Dollar 35.141.542
35 Colombia Colombia South America Colombian Peso 47.181.000
36 Comoros Comoros Indian Ocean Comorosian Frang 798.000 
37 Costa Rica Kosta Rika Country in Central America Costa Rica Kolon 4.667.096
38 Cape Verde Cape Verde Island An African country in the Atlantic Ocean, on the waters of Senegal and Mauritania. Cape Verde Island Eskudo 420.979 
39 Cuba Cuba Caribbean Cuba Pezo 11.163.934
40 Central African Republic Central African Republic Central Africa. Central African CFA franc 4.416.000
41 Congo Congo Cumhuriyeti Middle Africa Central African CFA franc 4.448.000
42 Chile Chile Country in South America. Chile Pezo 16.634.000
43 Croatia Croatia Balkans Kuna 4.290.612
44 Czech Republic Czech Republic Central Europe Czech koruna 10.512.000
45 China China Eastern Asia China Yuan – Renminbi 1.359.250.000

 

  • List of countries starting with letter D
Alphabetical
List No
Country Country Flag – Description Currency Unit Population (2010)
46 Djibouti Djibouti Eastern Africa Djiboutian franc 793.000
47 Denmark Denmark Scandinavia Danish Kronae 5.605.836
48 Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo Middle Africa Congo Frang 67.514.000
49 Dominican Republic Dominican Republic Caribbean Dominican Peso – Dezo 9.456.000
50 Dominica Dominica Caribbean East Caribben Dollars 72.660

 

  • List of countries starting with letter E
Alphabetical
List No
Country Country Flag – Description Currency Unit Population (2010)
51 Ecuador Ecuador South America American Dollar 15.500.000
52 East Timor Eastern Timor Southern Asia American Dollar 1.066.409 (2005)
53 Egypt Egypt North Africa Egyptian Pound 83.661.000
54 Equatorial Guinea Equatorial Guinea Middle Africa Central African CFA franc 676.000
55 El Salvador El Salvador Central America United States dollars / El Salvador Kolon 6.183.000
56 Eritrea Eritrea Eastern Africa Nakfa 5.673.520
57 Estonia Estonia Baltic region Euro 1.286.550
58 Ethiopia Ethiopia Eastern Africa. Ethiopian Birr 86.600.000

 

  • List of countries starting with letter F
Alphabetical
List No
Country Country Flag – Description Currency Unit Population (2010)
59 Fiji Fiji Pacific Fijian Dollar 858.038
60 Finland Finland Scandinavia Fin Markka 5.434.000
61 France France Central Europe Euro, France Frang 65.707.000

 

  • List of countries starting with letter G
Alphabetical
List No
Country Country Flag – Description Currency Unit Population (2010)
62 Gabon Gabon Middle Africa Central African CFA franc 1.672.000
63 Gambiya Gambiya Western Africa Dalasi 1.705.000
64 Ghana Ghana Western Africa Cedi 24.658.823
65 Guinea Guinea Western Africa Guinea Frang 10,628,972
66 Germany Germany Central Europe Euro 80.439.000
67 Guinea Bissau Guinea-Bissau Western Africa CFA Frang 1.628.603
68 Grenada Grenada Caribbean East Caribben Dollars 103,000
69 Guyana Guyana South America Guyanase Dollar 784.894
70 Greece Greece in Southern Europe Euro 10.815.197
71 Guatemala Guatemala Country on Central America Guatemala Quetzalı 12.800.000 
72 Georgia Georgia Caucasia Georgian Lari 4.483.800

 

  • List of countries starting with letter H
Alphabetical
List No
Country Country Flag – Description Currency Unit Population (2010)
73 Hungary Hungary Central Europe country. Forint 9.906.000
74 Haiti Haiti Caribbean Haitian gourde 10.413.211
75 Honduras Honduras Central America Lempira 8.385.072

 

  • List of countries starting with letter  I – İ
Alphabetical
List No
Country Country Flag – Description Currency Unit Population (2010)
76 Iraq Iraq Middle East Iraq Dinar 35.404.000
77 Indonesia Indonesia Southern Asia Indonesian rupiah 237.641.326
78 Iran Iran Middle East Riyal 76.807.000
79 India India Indian Mainland Rupi 1.232.320.000
80 Ireland Ireland Western Europe Euro 4.585.400
81 Ivory Coast Ivory Coast Western Africa West African CFA franc 23.202.000
82 Israel Israel Middle East Shekel 8.051.200
83 Italy Italy South Europe Euro 59.704.082
84 Iceland Iceland North Europe Iceland Krona 323.810

 

  • List of countries starting with letter J
Alphabetical
List No
Country Country Flag – Description Currency Unit Population (2010)
85 Jamaica Jamaica Caribbean Jamaica Dollar 2.715.000 2013
86 Jordan Jordan A Middle East country. Jordan Dinar 6.473.600
87 Japan Japan East Asia Yen 127.350.000

 

  • List of countries starting with letter K
Alphabetical
List No
Country Country Flag – Description Currency Unit Population (2010)
88 Kazakhstan Kazakhstan Middle Asia Tenge

Kazakh Manat

17.028.000
89 Kenya Kenya Country in Eastern Africa. Kenyan shilling 44.354.000
90 Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan Middle Asia Som

Kyrgyz Manat

5.551.900
91 Kiribati Kiribati Pasific Australia Dollar 106.461
92 Kosovo Kosovo Balkans. Euro 1.739.825
93 Kuwait Kuwait Middle East Kuwait Dinar 3.558.054

 

  • List of countries starting with letter L
Alphabetical
List No
Country Country Flag – Description Currency Unit Population (2010)
94 Laos Laos Country in Indochina Kip 6.580.800
95 Lesotho Lesotho Country in South Africa. Loti and Rand 1.876.633
96 Latvia Latvia Baltic region. Euro 2.013.400
97 Liberia Liberia Western Africa country. Liberian Dollar 3.887.886
98 Libya Libya North Africa country. Libya Dinar 6.202.000
99 Liechtenstein Liechtenstein Central Europes country. Switzerland Frang 36.281
100 Lithuania Lithuania Baltic region. Litas 2.955.986
101 Lebanon Lebanon Country in middleeast. Lebanon Pound 4.822.000
102 Luxembourg Luxembourg Western Europe country. Euro 36.288

 

  • List of countries starting with letter M
Alphabetical
List No
Country Country Flag – Description Currency Unit Population (2010)
103 Madagascar Madagascar Country in Southearn Africa. Malagaz Frang 20.696.070
104 Macedonia Macedonia Country in Balkans. Macedonia Dinar 2.059.794
105 Morocco Morocco Maghreb Moroccan dirham 32.987.800
106 Montenegro Montenegro Balkans Euro 684,736
107 Malawi Malawi old name Nyasaland, Country in Africa. Malawi Kwachası 16,777,547 (2013)
108 Maldives Maldivler Country nearest the Indian island. Rufiyaa 317.280
109 Malaysia Malaysia Country in Southern Asia. Ringgit 28.334.135
110 Mali Mali Country in Africa Central African CFA franc 15.302.000
111 Malta Malta Island country in Mediterranean. Euro 416.055
112 Marshall Islands Marshall Islands Island country in Pasific. American Dollar 61.963 
113 Mexico Mexico Country in Central America. Mexico Peso 117.409.830
114 Micronesia Micronesia Federal Devletleri Pasific, island country American Dollar 101.351
115 Mongolia Mongolia Middle Asia Togrot 2.754.685
116 Moldova Moldova Northern Blacksea. Moldova Leu 3.559.500
117 Monaco Monaco North Mediterranean. Euro 32.985
118 Mauritania Mauritania North Africa. Ouguiya 3.461.000
119 Moritius – Mauritius Mauritius Island country in Indian Ocean. Mauritius Rupi 1,237,091
120 Mozambique Mozambique Southern Africa. Metikal 23.700.715
121 Myanmar Myanmar Old name Burma and Birmanya, Asia country. Kyat 50.519.000

 

 

 

  • List of countries starting with letter N
Alphabetical
List No
Country Country Flag – Description Currency Unit Population (2010)
122 New Zealand New Zealand It’s an island country in the Oceania. New Zealand Dollar 4.472.390
123 Namibia Namibia South West Africa. Namibia Dollar 2.133.077
124 Nauru Nauru in Pasific. Australian dollars 10.000
125 Nepal Nepal North India, Tibet Nepal Rupe 26.494.509
126 Netherland Netherland Western Europe Euro 16.795.200
127 Nagorno-Karabakh Republic Nagorno-Karabakh RepublicCaucasia (In law related to Flag of Azerbaijan.svg

Azerbaijan)

Nagorno-Karabakh dram

Armenian dram

 141.400
128 North Korea North Korea East Asia North Korean Won 24.895.000
129 Nicaragua Nicaragua Country in Central America Nicaragua Korboba  6.071.045
130 Niger Niger Western Africa. Central African CFA franc 17.129.077
131 Nigeria Nigeria Guinea, Africa Naira 173.615.000
132 Norway Norway Scandinavian country Norway Krona 5.063.709

 

  • List of countries starting with letter O
Alphabetical
List No
Country Country Flag – Description Currency Unit Population (2010)
133 Oman Oman A country in the southeast of the Arabian Peninsula. Oman Riyal 2.845.000

 

  • List of countries starting with letter P
Alphabetical
List No
Country Country Flag – Description Currency Unit Population (2010)
134 Pakistan Pakistan in Middle Asia. Pakistan Rupi 183.900.000
135 Palau Palau North Pasific country. American Dollar 20,842 
136 Panama Panama Central America. Panama Balboa 3.405.813
137 Papua New Guinea Papua New Guinea East New Guinea Island. Papua New Guinea Kine 7.059.653
138 Paraguay Paraguay South America. Paraguay Guarani 6.672.631
139 Philippines Philippines South Asia Philippines Peso 98.176.000
140 Palestine Flag of Palestine.svg Middle East Egyptian Liras

Israeli new shekel

Jordan Dinar

Palestine Pound

4,550,368
141 Peru Peru South America. New Sol 30.475.144
142 Poland Poland Eastern Europe. Poland Zlotisi 38.533.299
143 Portugal Portugal South Europe. Euro 10.562.178

 

 

  • List of countries starting with letter Q
Alphabetical
List No
Country Country Flag – Description Currency Unit Population (2010)
144 Qatar Qatar Middle East Qatar Riyal 2.155.446

 

  • List of countries starting with letter R
Alphabetical
List No
Country Country Flag – Description Currency Unit Population (2010)
145 Romania Romania Balkans. Romania Lev 20.121.641
146 Republic of South Africa South Africa South Africa South Africa Rand 52.981.991
147 Rwanda Rwanda Middle Africa. Rwanda Frang 10.515.973
148 Russia Rusya The world’s largest area, the European country. Russian ruble 143.400.000

 

  • List of countries starting with letter S
Alphabetical
List No
Country Country Flag – Description Currency Unit Population (2010)
149 Saint Kitts and Nevis Saint Kitts and Nevis Caribbean country. East Caribben Dollars 51.300
150 Saint Lucia Saint Lucia Country in Caribbean. East Caribben Dollars  183,600
151 Saint Vincent and Grenadinler Saint Vincent and Grenadinler Caribbean country. East Caribben Dollars  120.000 
152 Sweden Sweden Scandinavia Swedish Krona 9.588.569
153 Switzerland Switzerland Central Europe Switzerland Frang 8.058.100
154 Samoa Samoa Pasific country, old name West Samoa. Tala 187.820
155 San Marino San Marino Central Europe Euro 32.576
156 Sao Tome ve Principe São Tomé ve Príncipe island country in Atlantic Ocean. Dobra 178.739
157 Sealand Sealand nearest the United Kingdom (England), micro-country. Sealand Dollar 4 (?)
158 Spain Spain Iberian Peninsula Euro 47.059.533
159 Senegal Senegal in Africa. CFA Frang 13.711.597 
160 Seychelles Seychelles Island country in Indian Ocean. Seychelles Rupi  92,000 
161 Serbia Serbia Balkan country. Serbian Dinar 7.241.295
162 Sierra Leone Sierra Leone in Western Africa. Leone 5.865.000
163 Singapore Singapore Asia. Singapore Dollar 5.310.000
164 Slovakia Slovakia Central Europe Euro 5.410.728
165 Slovenia Slovenia Central Europe Euro 2.060.589
166 Solomon Solomon Adaları Island Country in Pasific. Solomon Dollar 561.000
167 Somalia Somalia Africa. Somalia shilling 10.496.000
168 Somaliland Somaliland Somaliland is not recognized by any country.. Somaliland shilling 3.500.000
169 Sri Lanka Sri Lanka in Seylan island. South Asia Sri Lanka Rupi 20.277.597
170 Sudan Sudan Africa. Sudan Dinar 37.964.000
171 Suriname Suriname Country in North of South America . Suriname Gulden 534.189
172 Syria Syria Middle East. Syrian Sterling, pound 21.377.000

173

Saudi_Arabia Saudi_Arabia Arabian Peninsula Saudian Riyal 29.195.895
174 Swaziland Swaziland in South Africa Lilangeni and Rand 1.018.449
175 South Korea South Korea East Asia Won 50.219.669
176 South Ossetia Flag of South Ossetia.svg Caucasia Russian ruble 70,000
177 South Sudan Flag of South Sudan.svg Middle Africa South Sudan Lira Around 11,000,000 –

13.000.000

 

  • List of countries starting with letter T
Alphabetical
List No
Country Country Flag – Description Currency Unit Population (2010)
178 Tajikistan Tajikistan Country in South of Middle Asia Somoni 8.000.000
179 Tanzania Tanzania Tanganika and Zanzibar, Eastern Africa. Tanzania shilling 44.928.093
180 Thailand Thailand East of China-hind in East Asia Thailandian Baht 65.926.261
181 Taiwan China Cumhuriyeti old name Formoza

Nationality related to China in international area.

” Chinese Taipei “

New Taiwan Dollar 22.858.872 
182 Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus Mediterranean Turkish Lira 294.906
183 Togo Togo Western Africa. CFA Frang  
184 Tonga Tonga Island country in Pasific. Pa’anga 103.036
185 Transnistria Transnistria Eastern European country not recognized by any country. Transnistria Ruble 555.037
186 Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago The southernmost of the Caribbean islands, the island country north of Veneuzela Trinidad and Tobago Dollar 1.305.000 
187 Tunisia Tunisia Northwestern Africa Tunisian Dinar 10.777.500
188 Tuvalu Tuvalu It’s a country that has a lot of islands in the Pacific. Australian Dollar 11.323
189 Turkey Türkiye A bridge between Europe and Asia; Southern Europe, West Asia, a Mediterranean country on the Anatolian Peninsula. Turkish Lira 77.695.904
190 Turkmenistan Turkmenistan A Central Asian country east of the Caspian Sea Manat 5.240.000

 

  • List of countries starting with letter U 
Alphabetical
List No
Country Country Flag – Description Currency Unit Population (2010)
191 United States of America United States of America North America American Dollar 316.418.000
192 Uganda Uganda Country in Africa. Uganda shilling 34.131.400
193 United Kingdom (England) Birleşik Krallık Western Europe, island of Great Britain Pound

English Sterling

63.181.775
194 Uzbekistan Uzbekistan Country in Middle Asia. Sum 29.559.100
195 United Arab Emirates  United Arab Emirates Arabian Peninsula UAE dirham    8.264.070
196 Ukraine Ukraine in Eastern Europe Ukrainian hryvnia 45.480.315
197 Uruguay Uruguay in South America Uruguay Peso 3.286.000

 

  • List of countries starting with letter V
Alphabetical
List No
Country Country Flag – Description Currency Unit Population (2010)
198 Vanuatu Vanuatu It’s a country that has a lot of islands in the Pacific. Vatu 264.652
199 Vatican Vatican A country recognized by some countries Euro 1,000
200 Venezuela Venezuela in South America Venezuelan Bolivar 28.946.101
201 Vietnam Vietnam in Indochina. Southeast Asia, Indochinese Peninsula Vietnam Dong 88.780.000

 

  • List of countries starting with letter W
Alphabetical
List No
Country Country Flag – Description Currency Unit Population (2010)
 202 Western Sahara  Flag of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic.svg Western Africa  Moroccan dirham   568.250

 

  • List of countries starting with letter Y
Alphabetical
List No
Country Country Flag – Description Currency Unit Population (2010)
203 Yemen Yemen Southwest of the Arabian Peninsula Yemen Dinar 24.570.000

 

  • List of countries starting with letter Z
Alphabetical
List No
Country Country Flag – Description Currency Unit Population (2010)
204 Zambia Zambia The former name is North Rhodesia and it is the African country. Kwacha 13.092.666
205 Zimbabwe Zimbabve The former name is Rhodesia and it is the African country. Zimbabwean Dollar 12.973.808

 

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