See also: Demonyms of the World | Currency of the World | Histories of the World | Leaders of the World

Below are the capital cities for all of the countries of the world. While most countries have one official capital, some countries also have different seats of government for various branches of their governmental system. For example a country may have an official capital and a:

In addition, several countries or territories listed below have no capital, but are instead governed by other countries. Where applicable, all of this information has been specified below in the format:

The countries are grouped into the following regions:


Antarctica and surrounding region


Central America, Middle America, and the Caribbean


Middle East

North America


South America

Southeast Asia

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