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Countries Ruled by A Federal Republic

Updated June 8, 2017 82.3k views16 items

List of countries, nations and states governed or ruled by a federal republic, sorted alphabetically. In some cases nations may have multiple ruling bodies or government types, meaning they're not exclusively countries that are governed by federal republic. This list of countries that use federal republic as their form of government contains various bits of information about each nation, such as the official language or currency of the country. If you're looking for the names of countries with federal republic governments then you're in the right place.

Items include everything from Sudan to Ethiopia.

This list answers the questions, "Which countries are ruled by federal republic?" and "Which countries are governed by federal republic?"
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    Argentina

    Argentina

    Buenos Aires

    LanguageSpanish Language

    Founded1816-07-09

    CurrencyArgentine peso

    Area2780400.0

    GovernmentRepresentative democracy, Presidential system, Federal republic, Constitutional republic

    AnthemArgentine National Anthem

    DivisionsSan Juan Province, Argentina, Comuna 5, Lihuel Calel department, Maipú Department

    Argentina, officially the Argentine Republic is a federal republic located in southeastern... more on Wikipedia

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    Austria

    Austria

    Vienna

    LanguageGerman Language

    Founded1955-07-27

    CurrencyEuro

    Area83855.0

    GovernmentFederal republic, Federation, Parliamentary republic

    AnthemLand der Berge, Land am Strome

    DivisionsSalzburg, Vorarlberg, Upper Austria, Burgenland, Vienna

    Austria, officially the Republic of Austria, is a federal republic and a landlocked country of... more on Wikipedia

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    Bosnia and Herzegovina

    LanguageBosnian language, Croatian language, Serbian language

    Founded1189-08-29

    CurrencyBosnia and Herzegovina convertible mark

    Area51129.0

    GovernmentFederal republic, Republic, Federation, Parliamentary republic

    AnthemDržavna himna Bosne i Hercegovine, Jedna si jedina

    DivisionsFederation of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Republika Srpska

    Bosnia and Herzegovina, sometimes called Bosnia-Herzegovina, abbreviated BiH, and in short... more on Wikipedia
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    Brazil

    Brazil

    Brasília

    LanguagePortuguese Language

    Founded1822-09-07

    CurrencyBrazilian real

    Area8515767.05

    GovernmentPresidential system, Federal republic, Constitutional republic

    AnthemBrazilian National Anthem

    DivisionsMato Grosso, Acre, Roraima, Minas Gerais, Telêmaco Borba

    Brazil, officially the Federative Republic of Brazil, is the largest country in both South... more on Wikipedia
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    Comoros

    Comoros

    Moroni

    LanguageArabic Language, French Language, Comorian language

    Founded1975-07-06

    CurrencyComorian franc

    Area2170.0

    GovernmentFederal republic, Federation

    AnthemUdzima wa ya Masiwa

    DivisionsMohéli, Grande Comore, Anjouan

    The Comoros, officially the Union of the Comoros, is a sovereign archipelago island nation in... more on Wikipedia
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    Ethiopia

    Ethiopia

    Addis Ababa

    LanguageAmharic Language

    Founded-0979

    CurrencyEthiopian birr

    Area1127127.0

    GovernmentFederal republic, Parliamentary republic

    AnthemMarch Forward, Dear Mother Ethiopia

    DivisionsOromia Region, Addis Ababa, Udet, Harari Region, Benishangul-Gumuz Region

    Ethiopia, officially known as the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, is a country... more on Wikipedia
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    Germany

    Germany

    Berlin

    LanguageGerman Language

    Founded1949-05-23

    CurrencyEuro

    Area357021.0

    GovernmentRepresentative democracy, Federal republic, Constitutional republic, Parliamentary republic

    AnthemDeutschlandlied

    DivisionsMunich, Bremen, Haan, Hanover, Hesse

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    India

    India

    New Delhi

    LanguageEnglish Language, Hindi Language

    Founded1947-08-15

    CurrencyIndian rupee

    Area3287263.0

    GovernmentFederal republic, Constitutional republic, Parliamentary system

    AnthemJana Gana Mana

    DivisionsDadra and Nagar Haveli, Lakshadweep, Beed district, Arunachal Pradesh, Odisha

    India, officially the Republic of India, is a country in South Asia. It is the seventh-largest... more on Wikipedia
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    Mexico

    Mexico

    Mexico City

    LanguageSpanish Language

    Founded1810-09-16

    CurrencyMexican peso

    Area1972550.0

    GovernmentPresidential system, Federal republic, Constitutional republic

    AnthemHimno Nacional Mexicano

    DivisionsÁlvaro Obregón, D.F., Hidalgo, San Simón Tolnahuac, Nayarit

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    Nepal

    Nepal

    Kathmandu

    LanguageNepali Language

    Founded2007-12-28

    CurrencyNepalese rupee

    Area140800.0

    GovernmentFederal republic, Republic, Federation

    AnthemRastriya Gaan, Sayaun Thunga Phool Ka

    DivisionsLumbini Zone, Janakpur Zone, Narayani Zone, Seti Zone, Gandaki Zone

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    Nigeria

    Nigeria

    Abuja

    LanguageEnglish Language

    Founded1960-10-01

    CurrencyNigerian naira

    Area923768.0

    GovernmentPresidential system, Federal republic

    AnthemArise, O Compatriots

    DivisionsTaraba State, Osun State, Cross River State, Kogi State, Katsina State

    Nigeria, officially the Federal Republic of Nigeria, is a federal constitutional republic... more on Wikipedia
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    Pakistan

    Pakistan

    Islamabad

    LanguageUrdu Language, English Language

    Founded1940-03-23

    CurrencyPakistani rupee

    Area796095.0

    GovernmentFederal republic, Parliamentary republic

    AnthemQaumī Tarāna

    DivisionsBalochistan, Pakistan, Islamabad Capital Territory, Federally Administered Tribal Areas, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

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    Sudan

    Sudan

    Khartoum

    LanguageArabic Language, English Language

    Founded1956-01-01

    CurrencySudanese pound

    Area2505813.0

    GovernmentRepresentative democracy, Presidential system, Federal republic

    AnthemNahnu Jund Allah Jund Al-watan

    DivisionsDarfur Regional Authority, River Nile, Darfur, Sennar, Northern

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    Switzerland

    LanguageRomansh language, French Language, German Language, Italian Language

    Founded1291

    CurrencySwiss franc

    Area41285.0

    GovernmentFederal republic, Directorial system

    AnthemSwiss Psalm

    DivisionsSeftigen District, Canton of Vaud, Canton of Glarus, Canton of Aargau, Canton of Zurich

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    United States of America

    United States of America

    Washington, D.C.

    Founded1776-07-04

    CurrencyUnited States dollar

    Area9826675.0

    GovernmentPresidential system, Federal republic, Constitutional republic

    AnthemThe Star-Spangled Banner

    DivisionsNew Hampshire, Cowlitz County, Chicago, Marshall Islands, Montana

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    Venezuela

    Venezuela

    Caracas

    LanguageSpanish Language

    Founded1811-07-05

    CurrencyVenezuelan bolívar

    Area916445.0

    GovernmentSocialist state, Presidential system, Federal republic, Republic, Federation

    AnthemGloria al Bravo Pueblo

    DivisionsFederal Dependencies of Venezuela, Delta Amacuro, Aragua, Barinas, Venezuela

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