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Countries That Start With The Letter C

There are 17 countries that start with the letter C.

There are 17 countries that start with the letter "C." Of these 17, 7 are located within the continent of Africa, 3 in Europe, 1 in North America, and 2 each in Asia, South America, and the Caribbean. China in Eastern Asia is the world's largest country in terms of population, while Canada is the second largest country in the world in terms of area, stretching across North America from the Pacific Ocean to the Atlantic Ocean.

The following are countries starting with C:

  • Cambodia
  • Cameroon
  • Canada
  • Cape Verde
  • Central African Republic
  • Chad
  • Chile
  • China
  • Colombia
  • Comoros
  • Congo
  • Congo (Democratic Republic of)
  • Costa Rica
  • Croatia
  • Cuba
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic


Cambodia

The Kingdom of Cambodia is a country in Southeast Asia. Its capital is Phnom Penh. The population is 15.8 million of which the major ethnic group is the Khmer people (98%).

Cameroon

The Republic of Cameroon is located in Central Africa. Its capital is Yaounde. It is a multiethnic country with a population of 23.4 million people.

Canada

Canada is the world’s second-largest country by total area and the largest in North America. Its capital is Ottawa. It is an ethnically diverse country of 35.1 million people but Europeans form the single largest ethnic group at 74%.

Cape Verde

Cape Verde is an island country in the Atlantic Ocean west of the coast of Africa. Praia is the capital. The total population of all ten islands is about 540 thousand.

The Central African Republic

The Central African Republic is located in Central Africa. The capital city is called Bangui. A multiethnic country as well, its total population is 4.6 million.

Chad

The Republic of Chad is a multiethnic country in Central Africa. The capital is N’Djamena and the total population is 13.7 million of which the largest ethnic groups are the Sara (28%).

Chile

The Republic of Chile is a country in South America. The total population of Chile is 17.5 million of which 89% are Mestizo/White people. Santiago is the capital city.

China

The People’s Republic of China is the world’s most populous country with a population of over 1.4 billion. It is also the world’s third-largest country by land area. Located in East Asia, the majority ethnic group in China are the Han peoples (over 91%).

Colombia

The Republic of Colombia is situated in South America. The capital city is Bogota. The country’s population is 49.3 million of which the Mestizo and White peoples form the single largest ethnic group at 86%.

Comoros

Comoros is an island nation located in the Indian Ocean east of Africa. It is a very small country with a population of less than eight hundred thousand people.

Congo

The Republic of the Congo is a small country located in Central Africa. The capital city is Brazzaville. The total population is a little over 5 million people of which 48% are Kongo peoples forming the largest ethnic group.

Congo (Democratic Republic of)

The Democratic Republic of the Congo is a country located in Central Africa and has a population of almost 78 million. The capital city is Kinshasa and the majority ethnic group is the Bantu peoples.

Costa Rica

Costa Rica is situated in Central America and has a population of 334 thousand people. The capital city is called San Jose.

Croatia

Croatia is located in Southeast Europe. It has a population of 4.28 million people of which 90% are Croats. The capital city is called Zagreb.

Cuba

Republic of Cuba is a country comprising of several islands in the Atlantic Ocean. Havana is the capital city and the total population of the country is 11.2 million.

Cyprus

Republic of Cyprus is a small island country in the Mediterranean with a population of 1.2 million. The capital city is called Nicosia.

Czech Republic

The Czech Republic is a country in Central Europe. Its capital is Prague. Of the total population of 10.6 million, 64% are Czechs whereas the rest of the population is a mix of various ethnic groups.

Countries That Start With The Letter C

Countries That Start With The Letter C
Cambodia
Cameroon
Canada
Cape Verde
Central African Republic
Chad
Chile
China
Colombia
Comoros
Congo
Congo (Democratic Republic of)
Costa Rica
Croatia
Cuba
Cyprus
Czech Republic

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