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Member State Information

 
 
NCD Code
ISO Code
  
Short Form
   
Status
   
Capital
   
Alternative Form
   
Official Language(s)

004

AFG

Afghanistan

Member State

Kabul

Kabol

Pashto, Dari

008

ALB

Albania

Member State

Tiranë

Tirana

Albanian

012

DZA

Algeria

Member State

Algiers

Alger, El Djazâir, Al Jaza'ir

Arabic, Tamazight

005

AND

Andorra

Member State

Andorra la Vella

 

Catalan

006

AGO

Angola

Member State

Luanda

 

Portuguese 

028

ATG

Antigua and Barbuda

Member State

St. John's

Saint John's

English

032

ARG

Argentina

Member State

Buenos Aires

     

Spanish

051

ARM

Armenia

Member State

Yerevan

Erevan (am)

Armenian

036

AUS

Australia

Member State

Canberra

   

English

040

AUT

Austria

Member State

Vienna

Wien

German

031

AZE

Azerbaijan

Member State

Baku

Baki (az)

Azeri

044

BHS

Bahamas

Member State

Nassau

  

English

048

BHR

Bahrain

Member State

Manama

Al Manamah

Arabic

050

BGD

Bangladesh

Member State

Dhaka

   

Bengali, English

052

BRB

Barbados

Member State

Bridgetown

   

English

112

BLR

Belarus

Member State

Minsk

   

Belarusian, Russian

056

BEL

Belgium

Member State

Brussels

Bruxelles(fr.), Brüssel (de), Brussel (nl)

Dutch (Flemish), German

Each language has official status in its own community

084

BLZ

Belize

Member State

Belmopan

   

English

204

BEN

Benin

Member State

Porto-Novo (constitutional) Cotonou (seat of Govt)

   

French

064

BTN

Bhutan

Member State

Thimphu

     

Dzongkha

068

BOL

Bolivia (Estado Plurinacional de)

Member State

La Paz (adm) Sucre (legislative)

    

Spanish, Quechua, Aymará

070

BIH

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Member State

Sarajevo

    

Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian

072

BWA

Botswana

Member State

Gaborone

     

Setswana, English

076

BRA

Brazil

Member State

Brasília

    

Portuguese

096

BRN

Brunei Darussalam

Member State

Bandar Seri Begawan

  

Malay

100

BGR

Bulgaria

Member State

Sofia

  

Bulgarian

854

BFA

Burkina Faso

Member State

Ouagadougou

  

French

108

BDI

Burundi

Member State

Bujumbura

  

 

Kirundi, French

116

KHM

Cambodia

Member State

Phnom Penh

Phnum Pénh

Khmer

120

CMR

Cameroon

Member State

Yaoundé

  

French, English

124

CAN

Canada

Member State

Ottawa

  

English, French

132

CPV

Cape Verde

Member State

Praia

  

Portuguese

140

CAF

Central African Republic

Member State

Bangui

  

Sango, French

148

TCD

Chad

Member State

N'Djamena

Ndjamena

French, Arabic

152

CHL

Chile

Member State

Santiago

   

Spanish

156

CHN

China

Member State

Beijing

Peking

Modern Standard Chinese

170

COL

Colombia

Member State

Bogotá

Santa Fé de Bogotá

Spanish

174

COM

Comoros

Member State

Moroni

   

French, Arabic

178

COG

Congo

Member State

Brazzaville

   

French

188

CRI

Costa rica

Member State

San José

  

Spanish

384

CIV

Cote d'Ivoire

Member State

Abidjan (economic capital, de facto political capital)

Yamoussoukrou (official)

  

French

191

HRV

Croatia

Member State

Zagreb

  

Croatian

192

CUB

Cuba

Member State

Havana

La Habana

Spanish

196

CYP

Cyprus

Member State

Nicosia

Lefkosía (gk), Lefkosa (tk)

Greek, Turkish

203

CZE

Czech Republic

Member State

Prague

Praha

 

Czech

408

PRK

Democratic People's Republic of Korea

Member State

P'yongyang

Pyongyang

Korean

180

COD

Democratic Republic of the Congo

Member State

Kinshasa

   

French

208

DNK

Denmark

Member State

Copenhagen

København

Danish

262

DJI

Djibouti

Member State

Djibouti

Djibouti

French, Arabic

212

DMA

Dominica

Member State

Roseau

    

English

214

DOM

Dominican Republic

Member State

Santo Domingo

    

Spanish

218

ECU

Ecuador

Member State

Quito

    

Spanish

818

EGY

Egypt

Member State

Cairo

El Qahirah

Arabic

222

SLV

El Salvador

Member State

San Salvador

   

Spanish

226

GNQ

Equatorial Guinea

Member State

Malabo

    

French, Spanish

232

ERI

Eritrea

Member State

Asmara

Asmera

Arabic, Tigrinya

233

EST

Estonia

Member State

Tallinn

Reval

Estonian

231

ETH

Ethiopia

Member State

Addis Ababa

Addis Abeba

Amharic

242

FJI

Fiji

Member State

Suva

   

English, Fijian, Hindustani

246

FIN

Finland

Member State

Helsinki

Helsinfors (sw)

Finnish, Swedish

250

FRA

France

Member State

Paris

   

French

266

GAB

Gabon

Member State

Libreville

    

French

270

GMB

Gambia

Member State

Banjul

   

English

268

GEO

Georgia

Member State

T'bilisi

Tiflis

Georgian

276

DEU

Germany

Member State

Berlin

   

German

288

GHA

Ghana

Member State

Accra

   

English

300

GRC

Greece

Member State

Athens

Athina

Standard Modern Greek

308

GRD

Grenada

Member State

Saint George's

    

English

320

GTM

Guatemala

Member State

Guatemala

La Cuidad de Guatemala

Spanish

324

GIN

Guinea

Member State

Conakry

    

French

624

GNB

Guinea-Bissau

Member State

Bissau

    

Portuguese

328

GUY

Guyana

Member State

Georgetown

    

 

English

332

HTI

Haiti

Member State

Port-au-Prince

    

French, Créole

340

HND

Honduras

Member State

Tegucigalpa   

     

Spanish

348

HUN

Hungary

Member State

Budapest

   

Hungarian

352

ISL

Iceland

Member State

Reykjavik

  

Icelandic

356

IND

India

Member State

New Delhi

Ni Dilli (in) 

Hindi, English

360

IDN

Indonesia

Member State

Jakarta

Bahasa Indonesia

364

IRN

Iran (Islamic Republic of)

Member State

Tehran

Tehran

Farsi/Persian

368

IRQ

Iraq

Member State

Baghdad

 

Arabic

372

IRL

Ireland

Member State

Dublin

Baile Atha Cliath

Irish, English

376

ISR

Israel

Member State

 See (1)

   

Hebrew, Arabic

380

ITA

Italy

Member State

Rome

Roma

Italian

388

JAM

Jamaica

Member State

Kingston

   

English

392

JPN

Japan

Member State

Tokyo

    

Japanese

400

JOR

Jordan

Member State

Amman

    

Arabic

398

KAZ

Kazakhstan

Member State

Astana

     

Kazakh, Russian

404

KEN

Kenya

Member State

Nairobi

    

Swahili, English

296

KIR

Kiribati

Member State

Tarawa

Bairiki

English

414

KWT

Kuwait

Member State

Kuwait

Al Kuwayt

Arabic

417

KGZ

Kyrgyzstan

Member State

Bishkek

Biskek

 

Kyrgyz, Russian

418

LAO

Lao People's Democratic Republic

Member State

Vientiane

Viangchan

Lao

428

LVA

Latvia

Member State

Riga

    

Latvian

422

LBN

Lebanon

Member State

Beirut

Bayrut, Beiroût (lb)

Arabic

426

LSO

Lesotho

Member State

Maseru

   

Sesotho, English

430

LBR

Liberia

Member State

Monrovia

   

English

434

LBY

Libyan Arab Jamahiriya

Member State

Tripoli

Tarabulus

Arabic

438

LIE

Liechtenstein

Member State

Vaduz

   

German

440

LTU

Lithuania

Member State

Vilnius

   

Lithuanian

442

LUX

Luxembourg

Member State

Luxembourg

Luxemburg (de), Letzebuerg (lu)

Lëtzebuergesch, French, German

450

MDG

Madagascar

Member State

Antananarivo

   

Malagasy, French, English

454

MWI

Malawi

Member State

Lilongwe

   

Chichewa, English

458

MYS

Malaysia

Member State

Putrajaya (Administrative)Kuala Lumpur (Financial) 

   

Malay

462

MDV

Maldives

Member State

Male

   

Divehi

466

MLI

Mali

Member State

Bamako

   

French

470

MLT

Malta

Member State

Valletta

   

Maltese, English

584

MHL

Marshall Islands

Member State

Majuro

   

English

478

MRT

Mauritania

Member State

Nouakchott

Nuwaskshut, Noûâkchot

Arabic

480

MUS

Mauritius

Member State

Port Louis

   

English

484

MEX

Mexico

Member State

México

Ciudad de Mexico

Spanish

583

FSM

Micronesia (Federated States of)

Member State

Palikir

   

English

492

MCO

Monaco

Member State

Monaco

  

French

496

MNG

Mongolia

Member State

Ulaanbaatar

Ulan Bator

Khalkh Mongol

499

MNE

Montenegro

Member State

Podgorica

 

Montenegrin

504

MAR

Morocco

Member State

Rabat

Ar Ribat, Er Ribât(ma)

Arabic

508

MOZ

Mozambique

Member State

Maputo

  

Portuguese

104

MMR

Myanmar

Member State

Naypyidaw(Administrative and Legislative);Yangon (Commercial)

Pyinmana; Rangoon

 

Burmese

516

NAM

Namibia

Member State

Windhoek

   

English

520

NRU

Nauru

Member State

Yaren District

    

Nauruan

524

NPL

Nepal

Member State

Kathmandu

   

Nepalese

528

NLD

Netherlands

Member State

Amsterdam ; The Hague (seat of Govt.)

Den Haag

Dutch, Friesian

554

NZL

New Zealand

Member State

Wellington

Te Whanganui-a-Tara (mi)

English, Maori

558

NIC

Nicaragua

Member State

Managua

   

Spanish

562

NER

Niger

Member State

Niamey

   

French

566

NGA

Nigeria

Member State

Abuja

   

English

578

NOR

Norway

Member State

Oslo

   

Norwegian

512

OMN

Oman

Member State

Masqat

Muscat

Arabic

586

PAK

Pakistan

Member State

Islamabad

   

English

585

PLW

Palau

Member State

Melekeok

   

Palauan, English

591

PAN

Panama

Member State

Panama City

 

Spanish

598

PNG

Papua New Guinea

Member State

Port Moresby

   

English

600

PRY

Paraguay

Member State

Asunción

   

Spanish, Guaraní

604

PER

Peru

Member State

Lima

   

Spanish, Quechua, Aymara

608

PHL

Philippines

Member State

Manila

   

English, Filipino

616

POL

Poland

Member State

Warsaw

Warszawa

Polish

620

PRT

Portugal

Member State

Lisbon

Lisboa

Portuguese

634

QAT

Qatar

Member State

Doha

Ad Dawhah

Arabic

410

KOR

Republic of Korea

Member State

Seoul

Soul

Korean

498

MDA

Republic of Moldova

Member State

Chisinau

    

Romanian

642

ROU

Romania

Member State

Bucuresti

Bucharest

Romanian

643

RUS

Russian Federation

Member State

Moskva

Moscow

Russian

646

RWA

Rwanda

Member State

Kigali

   

French, English

659

KNA

Saint Kitts and Nevis

Member State

Basseterre

   

English

662

LCA

Saint Lucia

Member State

Castries

   

English

670

VCT

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Member State

Kingstown

   

English

882

WSM

Samoa

Member State

Apia

   

Samoan, English

674

SMR

San Marino

Member State

San Marino

   

Italian

678

STP

Sao Tome and Principe

Member State

São Tomé

   

Portuguese

682

SAU

Saudi Arabia

Member State

Riyadh

   

Arabic

686

SEN

Senegal

Member State

Dakar

   

French

891

SCG 

Serbia

Member State

Belgrade

Beograd

Serbian

690

SYC

Seychelles

Member State

Victoria

   

Creole, English, French

694

SLE

Sierra Leone

Member State

Freetown

   

English

702

SGP

Singapore

Member State

Singpore

Xinjiapo(zh), Singapura (ms), Singapur (ta)

Malay, Chinese (Mandarin), Tamil, English

703

SVK

Slovakia

Member State

Bratislava

   

Slovak

705

SVN

Slovenia

Member State

Ljubljana

   

Slovene

090

SLB

Solomon Islands

Member State

Honiara

   

English

706

SOM

Somalia

Member State

Mogadishu

Muqdishu (ar), Muqdisho (so)

Somali, Arabic

710

ZAF

South Africa

Member State

Pretoria/Tshwane (Administrative), Cape Town (Legislative), Bloemfontein (Judicial)

Kaapstad (za)

IsiZulu, IsiXhosa, Afrikaans, Sesotho sa Leboa, English, Setswana, Sepedi, Xitsonga, Siswati, Tshivenda, IsiNdebele

728

SSD

South Sudan

Member State

Juba 

   

English

724

ESP

Spain

Member State

Madrid 

   

Spanish (Castilian), Aranese, Basque, Catalan/Valencian, Galician

144

LKA

Sri Lanka

Member State

Sri Jayewardenepura Kotte (Administrative and Legislative), Colombo (Commercial)

   

Sinhala, Tamil

736

SDN

Sudan

Member State

Khartoum

Al Khartum, Al Khurtum(sd)

Arabic

740

SUR

Suriname

Member State

Paramaribo

   

Dutch

748

SWZ

Swaziland

Member State

Mbabane (Administrative), Lobamba (Legislative)

   

Swazi, English

752

SWE

Sweden

Member State

Stockholm

  

Swedish

756

CHE

Switzerland

Member State

Bern

Berne, Berna

German, French, Italian, Romansch

760

SYR

Syrian Arab Republic

Member State

Damascus

Dimashq

 

Arabic

762

TJK

Tajikistan

Member State

Dushanbe

Dusanbe

Tajik

764

THA

Thailand

Member State

Bangkok

Krung Thep

Thai

807

MKD

The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

Member State

Skopje

   

Macedonian

626

TLS

Timor-Leste

Member State

Dili

   

Portuguese, Tetum

768

TOG

Togo

Member State

Lomé

   

French

776

TON

Tonga

Member State

Nuku'alofa

   

Tongan, English

780

TTO

Trinidad and Tobago

Member State

Port of Spain

   

English

788

TUN

Tunisia

Member State

Tunis

Toûnis, Tunus (tn)

Arabic

792

TUR

Turkey

Member State

Ankara

Angora

Turkish

795

TKM

Turkmenistan

Member State

Ashgabat

Asgabat (tk), Ashabad (rus)

Turkmen

798

TUV

Tuvalu

Member State

Funafuti

Fongafale

Tuvaluan, English

800

UGA

Uganda

Member State

Kampala

   

English, Kiswahili

804

UKR

Ukraine

Member State

Kiev

Kyïv (ukr)

Ukrainian

784

ARE

United Arab Emirates

Member State

Abu Dhabi

Abu Zabi, Abu Zaby (ae)

Arabic

826

GBR

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Member State

London

   

English

834

TZA

United Republic of Tanzania

Member State

Dar es Salaam (executive), Dodoma (legislative)

   

English, Kiswahili

840

USA

United States of America

Member State

Washington, D.C.

   

English

858

URY

Uruguay

Member State

Montevideo

   

Spanish

860

UZB

Uzbekistan

Member State

Tashkent

Toskent (uz), Taskent (rus)

Uzbek

548

VUT

Vanuatu

Member State

Port-Vila

   

Bislama, English, French

862

VEN

Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

Member State

Caracas

   

Spanish

704

VNM

Viet Nam

Member State

Hanoi

Hà Nôi

Vietnamese

887

YEM

Yemen

Member State

Sana’a (Legislative and Administrative), Aden (Commercial)

Sanaa

Arabic

894

ZMB

Zambia

Member State

Lusaka

    

English

716

ZWE

Zimbabwe

Member State

Harare

    

 

English

 

(1)

The designation of Jerusalem as the capital is provided by Israel. The position of the United Nations on the question of Jerusalem is contained in General Assembly resolution 181(II) and subsequent resolutions of the General Assembly and the Security Council concerning this question.

NCD

= three-digit numerical country code used for statistical processing purposes by the Statistics Division of the United Nations Secretariat.

ISO

= alphabetic three character code which represents current country names established by the International Organization for Standardization .


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