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Dependencies and Territories of the World

Dependencies and Territories of the World

The modern political world includes (58) territories and/or dependencies. All of these are listed in alphabetical order with capital city and country of dependency reference.


American Samoa (Pago Pago) usa
Anguilla (The Valley) british
Aruba (Oranjestad) netherlands
Ashmore & Cartier Islands (na) australian

Baker & Howland Islands (na) usa
Bermuda (Hamilton) british
Bouvet Island (na) norwegian
British Indian Ocean Territory (Diego Garcia) british
British Virgin Is (Road Town) british

Cayman Islands (George Town) british
Christmas Island (Flying Fish Cove) australian
Cocos Islands (West Island) australian
Cook Islands (Avarua) new zealand
Coral Sea Islands (na) australian

Faeroe Islands (Torshavn) denmark
Falkland Islands (Stanley) british
French Guiana (Cayenne) french
French Polynesia (Papeete) french

Gibraltar (Gibraltar) british
Greenland (Nuuk) denmark
Guadeloupe (Basse-Terre) french
Guam (Agana) usa
Guernsey (St. Peter Port) british

Heard & MacDonald Islands (na) australian
Hong Kong (na) now controlled by China

Isle of Man (Douglas) british

Jan Mayen (na) norwegian
Jarvis Island (na) usa
Jersey (St. Helier) british
Johnston Atoll (na) usa

Kingman Reef (na) usa

Macao (Macao) now controlled by china
Martinique (Fort-de-France) french
Mayotte (Mamoudzou) french
Midway Islands (na) usa
Montserrat (Plymouth) british

Navassa Island (na) usa
Netherland Antilles (Willemstad) netherlands
New Caledonia (Noumea) french
Niue (Alofi) new zealand
Norfolk Island (Kingston) australian
Northern Mariana Islands (Saipan) usa

Palmyra Atoll (na) usa
Paracel Islands (Woody Island) disputed by china, taiwan and vietnam
Puerto Rico (San Juan) usa
Peter Island (na) norwegian
Pitcairn Islands (Adamstown) british

Reunion (Saint-Denis) french

St. Helena & Dependencies (Jamestown) british
St. Pierre & Miquelon (St. Pierre) french
South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands (Grytviken) british
Spratly Islands (na) disputed by china, vietnam, malaysia, and more
Svalbard (Longyearbyen) norwegian

Tokelau (na) new zealand
Turks & Caicos Islands (Cockburn Town) british

Virgin Islands (Charlotte Amalie) usa

Wake Island (na) usa
Wallis & Futuna (Mata Uta) french

Source: worldatlas.com

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This page was last updated on February 25, 2021.