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Government > Capital city > Name: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: This entry gives the name of the seat of government, its geographic coordinates, the time difference relative to Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) and the time observed in Washington, DC, and, if applicable, information on daylight saving time (DST). Where appropriate, a special note has been added to highlight those countries that have multiple time zones..

COUNTRY DESCRIPTION
AfghanistanAfghanistan Kabul
AkrotiriAkrotiri Episkopi Cantonment (base administrative center for Akrotiri and Dhekelia)
AlbaniaAlbania Tirana (Tirane)
AlgeriaAlgeria Algiers
American SamoaAmerican Samoa Pago Pago
AndorraAndorra Andorra la Vella
AngolaAngola Luanda
AnguillaAnguilla The Valley
Antigua and BarbudaAntigua+ Saint John's
ArgentinaArgentina Buenos Aires
ArmeniaArmenia Yerevan
ArubaAruba Oranjestad
AustraliaAustralia Canberra
AustriaAustria Vienna
AzerbaijanAzerbaijan Baku (Baki, Baky)
BahrainBahrain Manama
BangladeshBangladesh Dhaka
BarbadosBarbados Bridgetown
BelarusBelarus Minsk
BelgiumBelgium Brussels
BelizeBelize Belmopan
BeninBenin Porto-Novo (official capital)
BermudaBermuda Hamilton
BhutanBhutan Thimphu
BoliviaBolivia La Paz (administrative capital)
Bosnia and HerzegovinaBosnia+ Sarajevo
BotswanaBotswana Gaborone
BrazilBrazil Brasilia
British Virgin IslandsBrit. Virgin Isl. Road Town
BruneiBrunei Bandar Seri Begawan
BulgariaBulgaria Sofia
Burkina FasoBurkina Faso Ouagadougou
BurmaBurma Rangoon (Yangon)
BurundiBurundi Bujumbura
CambodiaCambodia Phnom Penh
CameroonCameroon Yaounde
CanadaCanada Ottawa
Cape VerdeCape Verde Praia
Cayman IslandsCayman Islands George Town (on Grand Cayman)
Central African RepublicCentral Africa Bangui
ChadChad N'Djamena
ChileChile Santiago
ChinaChina Beijing
Christmas IslandXmas Island The Settlement
Cocos (Keeling) IslandsCocos Islands West Island
ColombiaColombia Bogota
ComorosComoros Moroni
Congo, Republic of theCongo, Republic of the Brazzaville
Cook IslandsCook Islands Avarua
Costa RicaCosta Rica San Jose
Cote d'IvoireCote d'Ivoire Yamoussoukro
CroatiaCroatia Zagreb
CubaCuba Havana
CyprusCyprus Nicosia (Lefkosia)
Czech RepublicCzech Republic Prague
Democratic Republic of the CongoCongo, DR. Kinshasa
DenmarkDenmark Copenhagen
DhekeliaDhekelia Episkopi Cantonment (base administrative center for Akrotiri and Dhekelia); located in Akrotiri
DjiboutiDjibouti Djibouti
DominicaDominica Roseau
Dominican RepublicDominican Rep. Santo Domingo
East TimorEast Timor Dili
EcuadorEcuador Quito
EgyptEgypt Cairo
El SalvadorEl Salvador San Salvador
Equatorial GuineaEqu. Guinea Malabo
EritreaEritrea Asmara (Asmera)
EstoniaEstonia Tallinn
EthiopiaEthiopia Addis Ababa
European UnionEuropean Union Brussels (Belgium), Strasbourg (France), Luxembourg
Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)Falklands Stanley
Faroe IslandsFaroe Islands Torshavn
Federated States of MicronesiaMicronesia Palikir
FijiFiji Suva (on Viti Levu)
FinlandFinland Helsinki
FranceFrance Paris
French PolynesiaFr. Polynesia Papeete
GabonGabon Libreville
GeorgiaGeorgia T'bilisi
GermanyGermany Berlin
GhanaGhana Accra
GibraltarGibraltar Gibraltar
GreeceGreece Athens
GreenlandGreenland Nuuk (Godthab)
GrenadaGrenada Saint George's
GuamGuam Hagatna (Agana)
GuatemalaGuatemala Guatemala
GuernseyGuernsey Saint Peter Port
GuineaGuinea Conakry
Guinea-BissauGuinea-Bissau Bissau
GuyanaGuyana Georgetown
HaitiHaiti Port-au-Prince
Holy See (Vatican City)Vatican City Vatican City
HondurasHonduras Tegucigalpa
HungaryHungary Budapest
IcelandIceland Reykjavik
IndiaIndia New Delhi
IndonesiaIndonesia Jakarta
IranIran Tehran
IraqIraq Baghdad
IrelandIreland Dublin
IsraelIsrael Jerusalem
ItalyItaly Rome
JamaicaJamaica Kingston
JapanJapan Tokyo
JerseyJersey Saint Helier
JordanJordan Amman
KazakhstanKazakhstan Astana
KenyaKenya Nairobi
KiribatiKiribati Tarawa
KuwaitKuwait Kuwait
KyrgyzstanKyrgyzstan Bishkek
LaosLaos Vientiane
LatviaLatvia Riga
LebanonLebanon Beirut
LesothoLesotho Maseru
LiberiaLiberia Monrovia
LibyaLibya Tripoli
LiechtensteinLiechtenstein Vaduz
LithuaniaLithuania Vilnius
LuxembourgLuxembourg Luxembourg
MadagascarMadagascar Antananarivo
MalawiMalawi Lilongwe
MalaysiaMalaysia Kuala Lumpur
MaldivesMaldives Male
MaliMali Bamako
MaltaMalta Valletta
Marshall IslandsMarshall Isl. Majuro
MauritaniaMauritania Nouakchott
MauritiusMauritius Port Louis
MayotteMayotte Mamoudzou
MexicoMexico Mexico (Distrito Federal)
MoldovaMoldova Chisinau (Kishinev)
MonacoMonaco Monaco
MongoliaMongolia Ulaanbaatar
MontserratMontserrat Plymouth
MoroccoMorocco Rabat
MozambiqueMozambique Maputo
NamibiaNamibia Windhoek
NepalNepal Kathmandu
NetherlandsNetherlands Amsterdam
Netherlands AntillesN. Antilles Willemstad (on Curacao)
New CaledoniaNew Caledonia Noumea
New ZealandNew Zealand Wellington
NicaraguaNicaragua Managua
NigerNiger Niamey
NigeriaNigeria Abuja
NiueNiue Alofi
Norfolk IslandNorfolk Island Kingston
North KoreaNorth Korea Pyongyang
Northern Mariana IslandsN. Mariana Saipan
NorwayNorway Oslo
OmanOman Muscat
PakistanPakistan Islamabad
PalauPalau Melekeok
PanamaPanama Panama
Papua New GuineaPapua NG Port Moresby
ParaguayParaguay Asuncion
PeruPeru Lima
PhilippinesPhilippines Manila
Pitcairn IslandsPitcarn Adamstown
PolandPoland Warsaw
PortugalPortugal Lisbon
Puerto RicoPuerto Rico San Juan
QatarQatar Doha
RomaniaRomania Bucharest
RussiaRussia Moscow
RwandaRwanda Kigali
Saint BarthelemySt Barthelemy Gustavia
Saint HelenaSaint Helena Jamestown
Saint Kitts and NevisSt Kitts+ Basseterre
Saint LuciaSaint Lucia Castries
Saint MartinSaint Martin Marigot
Saint Pierre and MiquelonSt Pierre+ Saint-Pierre
Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesSt Vincent+ Kingstown
SamoaSamoa Apia
San MarinoSan Marino San Marino
Sao Tome and PrincipeSoa Tome+ Sao Tome
Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabia Riyadh
SenegalSenegal Dakar
Serbia and MontenegroSerbia+ Belgrade (Beograd)
SeychellesSeychelles Victoria
Sierra LeoneSierra Leone Freetown
SingaporeSingapore Singapore
SlovakiaSlovakia Bratislava
SloveniaSlovenia Ljubljana
Solomon IslandsSolomon Islands Honiara
SomaliaSomalia Mogadishu
South AfricaSouth Africa Pretoria (administrative capital)
South KoreaSouth Korea Seoul
SpainSpain Madrid
Sri LankaSri Lanka Colombo
SudanSudan Khartoum
SurinameSuriname Paramaribo
SvalbardSvalbard Longyearbyen
SwazilandSwaziland Mbabane
SwedenSweden Stockholm
SwitzerlandSwitzerland Bern
SyriaSyria Damascus
TaiwanTaiwan Taipei
TajikistanTajikistan Dushanbe
TanzaniaTanzania Dar es Salaam
ThailandThailand Bangkok
The BahamasThe Bahamas Nassau
The GambiaThe Gambia Banjul
TogoTogo Lome
TongaTonga Nuku'alofa
Trinidad and TobagoTrinidad+ Port-of-Spain
TunisiaTunisia Tunis
TurkeyTurkey Ankara
TurkmenistanTurkmenistan Ashgabat (Ashkhabad)
Turks and Caicos IslandsTurks+ Grand Turk (Cockburn Town)
TuvaluTuvalu Funafuti
UgandaUganda Kampala
UkraineUkraine Kyiv (Kiev)
United Arab EmiratesUAE Abu Dhabi
United KingdomUnited Kingdom London
United StatesUnited States Washington, DC
UruguayUruguay Montevideo
UzbekistanUzbekistan Tashkent (Toshkent)
VanuatuVanuatu Port-Vila (on Efate)
VenezuelaVenezuela Caracas
VietnamVietnam Hanoi
Virgin IslandsVirgin Islands Charlotte Amalie
Wallis and FutunaWallis+ Mata-Utu (on Ile Uvea)
YemenYemen Sanaa
ZambiaZambia Lusaka
ZimbabweZimbabwe Harare

Citation

"All countries compared for Government > Capital city > Name", CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Government/Capital-city/Name

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