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List of all Capital Cities in the world

In almost each quiz eventually emerges the question after a certain capital. London, Washington or Moscow will be still easy to answer. At the latest on small Caribbean or Oceanian islands most of us will start hurling. Here is the list of all capital cities in the world, grouped by their continent.

America
Europe
Asia
Australia
Africa
Oceania


America

CountryCapital CityPopulation
Anguilla
The Valley2,035
Antigua and Barbuda
Saint John’s24,226
Argentina
Buenos Aires2,890,200
Aruba
Oranjestad29,998
Bahamas
Nassau227,940
Barbados
Bridgetown98,511
Belize
Belmopan13,381
Bermuda
Hamilton902
Bolivia
Sucre224,838
Brazil
Brasília2,789,761
British Virgin Islands
Road Town8,449
Canada
Ottawa812,129
Cayman Islands
George Town29,370
Chile
Santiago4,837,295
Colombia
Bogotá6,840,200
Costa Rica
San José335,007
Cuba
Havana2,106,146
Dominica
Roseau16,571
Dominican Republic
Santo Domingo2,987,013
Ecuador
Quito2,239,191
El Salvador
San Salvador525,990
Falkland Islands
Stanley2,213
French Guiana
Cayenne61,550
Greenland
Nuuk14,798
Grenada
Saint George's7,500
Guadeloupe
Basse-Terre11,472
Guatemala
Guatemala City2,110,100
Guyana
Georgetown235,017
Haiti
Port-au-Prince987,310
Honduras
Tegucigalpa850,848
Jamaica
Kingston584,627
Martinique
Fort-de-France89,995
Mexico
Mexico City8,851,080
Montserrat
Brades1,000
Netherlands Antilles
Willemstad125,000
Nicaragua
Managua973,087
Panama
Panamá408,168
Paraguay
Asunción525,294
Peru
Lima10,852,210
Puerto Rico
San Juan418,140
Saint Barthelemy
Gustavia5,988
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Basseterre12,920
Saint Lucia
Castries20,000
Saint Martin
Marigot5,700
Saint Pierre and Miquelon
Saint-Pierre6,200
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Kingstown24,518
Sint Maarten
Philipsburg1,400
Suriname
Paramaribo223,757
Trinidad and Tobago
Port-of-Spain49,031
Turks and Caicos Islands
Cockburn Town3,720
United States
Washington, D.C.601,723
Uruguay
Montevideo1,338,408
Venezuela
Caracas5,808,937
Virgin Islands
Charlotte Amalie20,000

Europe

CountryCapital CityPopulation
Åland Islands
Mariehamn10,682
Albania
Tirana374,801
Andorra
Andorra la Vella20,430
Austria
Vienna1,867,960
Belarus
Minsk1,921,861
Belgium
Brussels1,138,876
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Sarajevo696,731
Bulgaria
Sofia1,271,743
Croatia
Zagreb698,966
Czech Republic
Prague1,280,508
Denmark
Copenhagen1,153,615
Estonia
Tallinn394,024
Faroe Islands
Tórshavn13,200
Finland
Helsinki558,457
France
Paris2,229,621
Germany
Berlin3,419,700
Gibraltar
Gibraltar26,544
Greece
Athens664,046
Guernsey
Saint Peter Port16,488
Hungary
Budapest1,741,041
Iceland
Reykjavík118,918
Ireland
Dublin553,165
Isle of Man
Douglas26,218
Italy
Rome2,877,215
Jersey
Saint Helier28,000
Kosovo
Pristina550,000
Latvia
Riga742,572
Liechtenstein
Vaduz5,197
Lithuania
Vilnius542,366
Luxembourg
Luxembourg76,684
Macedonia
Skopje474,889
Malta
Valletta6,794
Moldova
Chisinau635,994
Monaco
Monaco32,965
Montenegro
Podgorica136,473
Netherlands
Amsterdam741,636
Norway
Oslo580,000
Poland
Warsaw1,753,977
Portugal
Lisbon517,802
Romania
Bucharest1,883,425
Russia
Moscow10,381,222
San Marino
San Marino4,500
Serbia
Belgrade1,273,651
Slovakia
Bratislava423,737
Slovenia
Ljubljana272,220
Spain
Madrid3,255,944
Svalbard
Longyearbyen2,060
Sweden
Stockholm1,253,309
Switzerland
Bern121,631
Ukraine
Kiev2,900,920
United Kingdom
London8,673,713


Asia

CountryCapital CityPopulation
Afghanistan
Kabul3,678,033
Armenia
Yerevan1,060,138
Azerbaijan
Baku1,116,513
Bahrain
Manama147,074
Bangladesh
Dhaka14,543,124
Bhutan
Thimphu98,676
Brunei
Bandar Seri Begawan64,409
Burma
Nay Pyi Taw924,608
Cambodia
Phnom Penh1,501,725
China
Beijing11,716,620
Cyprus
Nicosia200,452
Georgia
Tbilisi1,162,400
Hong Kong
Hong Kong1,253,417
India
New Delhi317,797
Indonesia
Jakarta9,607,787
Iran
Tehran7,153,309
Iraq
Baghdad5,514,000
Israel
Jerusalem801,000
Japan
Tokyo8,336,599
Jordan
Amman1,812,059
Kazakhstan
Astana345,604
Kuwait
Kuwait City60,064
Kyrgyzstan
Bishkek900,000
Laos
Vientiane196,731
Lebanon
Beirut2,060,363
Macau
Concelho de Macau520,400
Malaysia
Kuala Lumpur1,768,000
Maldives
Male103,693
Mongolia
Ulaanbaatar844,818
Nepal
Kathmandu975,543
North Korea
Pyongyang2,581,076
Oman
Muscat797,000
Pakistan
Islamabad601,600
Palestine
Ramallah24,599
Philippines
Manila1,652,172
Qatar
Doha344,939
Saudi Arabia
Riyadh6,506,700
Singapore
Singapore5,607,300
South Korea
Seoul10,349,312
Sri Lanka
Colombo648,034
Syria
Damascus1,711,000
Taiwan
Taipei2,693,672
Tajikistan
Dushanbe679,400
Thailand
Bangkok5,104,476
Timor-Leste
Dili150,000
Turkey
Ankara4,587,558
Turkmenistan
Ashgabat727,700
United Arab Emirates
Abu Dhabi603,492
Uzbekistan
Tashkent2,140,486
Vietnam
Hanoi2,316,772
Yemen
Sanaa1,937,451

Australia

CountryCapital CityPopulation
Australia
Canberra367,752
Christmas Island
Flying Fish Cove500
Cocos Islands
West Island141
New Zealand
Wellington381,900
Norfolk Island
Kingston880


Africa

CountryCapital CityPopulation
Algeria
Algiers2,159,051
Angola
Luanda2,825,311
Benin
Porto-Novo234,168
Botswana
Gaborone208,411
Burkina Faso
Ouagadougou1,273,355
Burundi
Bujumbura331,700
Cameroon
Yaoundé2,440,462
Cape Verde
Praia113,364
Central African Republic
Bangui542,393
Chad
N'Djamena1,092,066
Comoros
Moroni42,872
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Kinshasa10,125,000
Djibouti
Djibouti623,891
Egypt
Cairo7,734,614
Equatorial Guinea
Malabo155,963
Eritrea
Asmara563,930
Ethiopia
Addis Ababa3,384,569
Gabon
Libreville578,156
Gambia
Banjul34,589
Ghana
Accra2,070,463
Guinea
Conakry1,767,200
Guinea-Bissau
Bissau388,028
Ivory Coast
Yamoussoukro194,530
Kenya
Nairobi3,138,369
Lesotho
Maseru118,355
Liberia
Monrovia939,524
Libya
Tripoli1,780,000
Madagascar
Antananarivo1,334,300
Malawi
Lilongwe646,750
Mali
Bamako1,297,281
Mauritania
Nouakchott661,400
Mauritius
Port Louis155,226
Mayotte
Mamoudzou54,831
Morocco
Rabat577,827
Mozambique
Maputo1,191,613
Namibia
Windhoek268,132
Niger
Niamey774,235
Nigeria
Abuja1,235,880
Republic of the Congo
Brazzaville1,115,780
Reunion
Saint-Denis137,195
Rwanda
Kigali745,261
Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
Jamestown637
Sao Tome and Principe
São Tomé53,300
Senegal
Dakar1,146,053
Seychelles
Victoria22,881
Sierra Leone
Freetown802,639
Somalia
Mogadishu1,353,000
South Africa
Pretoria741,651
South Sudan
Juba300,000
Sudan
Khartoum1,974,647
Swaziland
Mbabane76,218
Tanzania
Dodoma180,541
Togo
Lomé749,700
Tunisia
Tunis693,210
Uganda
Kampala1,507,080
Western Sahara
El Aaiún196,331
Zambia
Lusaka1,742,979
Zimbabwe
Harare1,606,000

Oceania

CountryCapital CityPopulation
American Samoa
Pago Pago11,500
Cook Islands
Avarua13,373
Fiji
Suva77,366
French Polynesia
Papeete26,357
Guam
Hagåtña1,051
Kiribati
Tarawa40,311
Marshall Islands
Majuro25,400
Nauru
Yaren1,100
New Caledonia
Nouméa93,060
Niue
Alofi624
Northern Mariana Islands
Saipan48,220
Papua New Guinea
Port Moresby283,733
Pitcairn Islands
Adamstown61
Samoa
Apia40,407
Solomon Islands
Honiara56,298
Tokelau
Nukunonu426
Tonga
Nuku‘alofa22,400
Tuvalu
Funafuti4,492
Vanuatu
Port-Vila35,901
Wallis and Futuna
Mata-Utu1,200



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