Global Geography
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A political map of the world

The world currently has either 192, 193, 194, 195, or 196 countries according to different sources. Below is a list of countries that are recognized by the United Nations.

Countries by continent and region [1][]

Bold indicates that the country can be arranged into multiple regions.

Africa[]

Eastern Africa[]

  • Burundi
  • Comoros
  • Djibouti
  • Eritrea
  • Ethiopia
  • Kenya
  • Madagascar
  • Malawi
  • Mauritius
  • Mozambique
  • Rwanda
  • Seychelles
  • Somalia
  • Tanzania
  • Uganda
  • Zamibia
  • Zimbabwe

Central Africa[]

  • Angola
  • Cameroon
  • Central African Republic
  • Chad
  • Congo
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Equatorial Guinea
  • Gabon
  • Sao Tome and Principe

Northern Africa[]

Southern Africa[]

  • Botswana
  • Lesotho
  • Namibia
  • South Africa
  • eSwatini

Western Africa[]

  • Benin
  • Burkina Faso
  • Cape Verde
  • Cape d'Ivoire
  • Gambia
  • Ghana
  • Guinea
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Liberia
  • Mali
  • Mauritania
  • Niger
  • Nigeria
  • Senegal
  • Sierra Leone
  • Togo

Asia[]

Middle East[]

  • Bahrain
  • Iraq
  • Iran
  • Israel
  • Jordan
  • Kuwait
  • Lebanon
  • Oman
  • Qatar
  • Saudi Arabia
  • State of Palestine
  • Syria
  • Turkey (some people might say)
  • United Arab Emirates
    • Yemen

Europe[]

North Europe[]

Central Europe[]

South Europe[]

East Europe[]

West Europe[]

The Americas and the Caribbean[]

Central America[]

North America[]

South America[]

The Caribbean

  • St. Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Grenada
  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • St. Kitts and Nevis
  • Cuba
  • The Bahamas

Oceania[]

References[]

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