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List of Countries by Continent

Source United Nations Statistics Division
Date23-11-2014

This list is devised by the United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD) for statistical purpose. This is a list of 241 countries/dependent territories with their continents and region name.

RegionTotal
World241
Africa58
Eastern Africa20
Middle Africa9
Northern Africa7
Southern Africa5
Western Africa17
Asia50
Central Asia5
Eastern Asia7
Southern Asia9
South-Eastern Asia11
Western Asia18
Europe53
Eastern Europe10
Northern Europe18
Southern Europe16
Western Europe9
North America41
Caribbean28
Central America8
Northern America5
South America14
Oceania25
Australia and New Zealand3
Melanesia5
Micronesia7
Polynesia10
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Africa (58)
Country/TerritoryRegion
BurundiEastern Africa
ComorosEastern Africa
DjiboutiEastern Africa
EritreaEastern Africa
EthiopiaEastern Africa
KenyaEastern Africa
MadagascarEastern Africa
MalawiEastern Africa
MauritiusEastern Africa
MayotteEastern Africa
MozambiqueEastern Africa
RéunionEastern Africa
RwandaEastern Africa
SeychellesEastern Africa
SomaliaEastern Africa
South SudanEastern Africa
UgandaEastern Africa
United Republic of TanzaniaEastern Africa
ZambiaEastern Africa
ZimbabweEastern Africa
AngolaMiddle Africa
CameroonMiddle Africa
Central African RepublicMiddle Africa
ChadMiddle Africa
CongoMiddle Africa
Democratic Republic of the CongoMiddle Africa
Equatorial GuineaMiddle Africa
GabonMiddle Africa
Sao Tome and PrincipeMiddle Africa
AlgeriaNorthern Africa
EgyptNorthern Africa
LibyaNorthern Africa
MoroccoNorthern Africa
SudanNorthern Africa
TunisiaNorthern Africa
Western SaharaNorthern Africa
BotswanaSouthern Africa
LesothoSouthern Africa
NamibiaSouthern Africa
South AfricaSouthern Africa
SwazilandSouthern Africa
BeninWestern Africa
Burkina FasoWestern Africa
Cabo VerdeWestern Africa
Cote d'IvoireWestern Africa
GambiaWestern Africa
GhanaWestern Africa
GuineaWestern Africa
Guinea-BissauWestern Africa
LiberiaWestern Africa
MaliWestern Africa
MauritaniaWestern Africa
NigerWestern Africa
NigeriaWestern Africa
Saint HelenaWestern Africa
SenegalWestern Africa
Sierra LeoneWestern Africa
TogoWestern Africa
Asia (50)
Country/TerritoryRegion
KazakhstanCentral Asia
KyrgyzstanCentral Asia
TajikistanCentral Asia
TurkmenistanCentral Asia
UzbekistanCentral Asia
ChinaEastern Asia
China, Hong Kong SAREastern Asia
China, Macao SAREastern Asia
Dem. People's Republic of KoreaEastern Asia
JapanEastern Asia
MongoliaEastern Asia
Republic of KoreaEastern Asia
AfghanistanSouthern Asia
BangladeshSouthern Asia
BhutanSouthern Asia
IndiaSouthern Asia
Iran (Islamic Republic of)Southern Asia
MaldivesSouthern Asia
NepalSouthern Asia
PakistanSouthern Asia
Sri LankaSouthern Asia
Brunei DarussalamSouth-Eastern Asia
CambodiaSouth-Eastern Asia
IndonesiaSouth-Eastern Asia
Lao People's Democratic RepublicSouth-Eastern Asia
MalaysiaSouth-Eastern Asia
MyanmarSouth-Eastern Asia
PhilippinesSouth-Eastern Asia
SingaporeSouth-Eastern Asia
ThailandSouth-Eastern Asia
Timor-LesteSouth-Eastern Asia
Viet NamSouth-Eastern Asia
ArmeniaWestern Asia
AzerbaijanWestern Asia
BahrainWestern Asia
CyprusWestern Asia
GeorgiaWestern Asia
IraqWestern Asia
IsraelWestern Asia
JordanWestern Asia
KuwaitWestern Asia
LebanonWestern Asia
OmanWestern Asia
QatarWestern Asia
Saudi ArabiaWestern Asia
State of PalestineWestern Asia
Syrian Arab RepublicWestern Asia
TurkeyWestern Asia
United Arab EmiratesWestern Asia
YemenWestern Asia
Europe (53)
Country/TerritoryRegion
BelarusEastern Europe
BulgariaEastern Europe
Czech RepublicEastern Europe
HungaryEastern Europe
PolandEastern Europe
Republic of MoldovaEastern Europe
RomaniaEastern Europe
Russian FederationEastern Europe
SlovakiaEastern Europe
UkraineEastern Europe
AlbaniaSouthern Europe
AndorraSouthern Europe
Bosnia and HerzegovinaSouthern Europe
CroatiaSouthern Europe
GibraltarSouthern Europe
GreeceSouthern Europe
Holy SeeSouthern Europe
ItalySouthern Europe
MaltaSouthern Europe
MontenegroSouthern Europe
PortugalSouthern Europe
San MarinoSouthern Europe
SerbiaSouthern Europe
SloveniaSouthern Europe
SpainSouthern Europe
The former Yugoslav Republic of MacedoniaSouthern Europe
Åland IslandsNorthern Europe
Channel IslandsNorthern Europe
DenmarkNorthern Europe
EstoniaNorthern Europe
Faeroe IslandsNorthern Europe
FinlandNorthern Europe
GuernseyNorthern Europe
IcelandNorthern Europe
IrelandNorthern Europe
Isle of ManNorthern Europe
JerseyNorthern Europe
LatviaNorthern Europe
LithuaniaNorthern Europe
NorwayNorthern Europe
SarkNorthern Europe
Svalbard and Jan Mayen IslandsNorthern Europe
SwedenNorthern Europe
United Kingdom of Great BritainNorthern Europe
AustriaWestern Europe
BelgiumWestern Europe
FranceWestern Europe
GermanyWestern Europe
LiechtensteinWestern Europe
LuxembourgWestern Europe
MonacoWestern Europe
NetherlandsWestern Europe
SwitzerlandWestern Europe
North America (41)
Country/TerritoryRegion
AnguillaCaribbean
Antigua and BarbudaCaribbean
ArubaCaribbean
BahamasCaribbean
BarbadosCaribbean
Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and SabaCaribbean
British Virgin IslandsCaribbean
Cayman IslandsCaribbean
CubaCaribbean
CuraçaoCaribbean
DominicaCaribbean
Dominican RepublicCaribbean
GrenadaCaribbean
GuadeloupeCaribbean
HaitiCaribbean
JamaicaCaribbean
MartiniqueCaribbean
MontserratCaribbean
Puerto RicoCaribbean
Saint-BarthélemyCaribbean
Saint Kitts and NevisCaribbean
Saint LuciaCaribbean
Saint Martin (French part)Caribbean
Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesCaribbean
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)Caribbean
Trinidad and TobagoCaribbean
Turks and Caicos IslandsCaribbean
United States Virgin IslandsCaribbean
BelizeCentral America
Costa RicaCentral America
El SalvadorCentral America
GuatemalaCentral America
HondurasCentral America
MexicoCentral America
NicaraguaCentral America
PanamaCentral America
BermudaNorthern America
CanadaNorthern America
GreenlandNorthern America
Saint Pierre and MiquelonNorthern America
United States of AmericaNorthern America
South America (14)
Country/TerritoryRegion
ArgentinaSouth America
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)South America
BrazilSouth America
ChileSouth America
ColombiaSouth America
EcuadorSouth America
Falkland Islands (Malvinas)South America
French GuianaSouth America
GuyanaSouth America
ParaguaySouth America
PeruSouth America
SurinameSouth America
UruguaySouth America
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)South America
Oceania (25)
Country/TerritoryRegion
AustraliaAustralia and New Zealand
New ZealandAustralia and New Zealand
Norfolk IslandAustralia and New Zealand
FijiMelanesia
New CaledoniaMelanesia
Papua New GuineaMelanesia
Solomon IslandsMelanesia
VanuatuMelanesia
GuamMicronesia
KiribatiMicronesia
Marshall IslandsMicronesia
Micronesia (Federated States of)Micronesia
NauruMicronesia
Northern Mariana IslandsMicronesia
PalauMicronesia
American SamoaPolynesia
Cook IslandsPolynesia
French PolynesiaPolynesia
NiuePolynesia
PitcairnPolynesia
SamoaPolynesia
TokelauPolynesia
TongaPolynesia
TuvaluPolynesia
Wallis and Futuna IslandsPolynesia