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List of countries, nations and states governed or ruled by a parliamentary system, sorted alphabetically. In some cases nations may have multiple ruling bodies or government types, meaning they're not exclusively countries that are governed by parliamentary system. This list of countries that use parliamentary system 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 parliamentary system governments then you're in the right place.

List features items like Israel and Luxembourg.

This list answers the questions, "Which countries are ruled by parliamentary system?" and "Which countries are governed by parliamentary system?"
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Albania is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Countries Ruled by A Parliamentary System
Tirana
Albania, officially known as the Republic of Albania, is a country in Southeastern Europe. It is bordered by Montenegro to the northwest, Kosovo to the northeast, the Republic of Macedonia to ...more
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Andorra is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Countries Ruled by A Parliamentary System
Andorra la Vella
Andorra, officially the Principality of Andorra, also called the Principality of the Valleys of Andorra, is a sovereign landlocked microstate in Southwestern Europe, located in the eastern ...more
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Antigua and Barbuda is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Countries Ruled by A Parliamentary System
St. John's
Antigua and Barbuda is a twin-island country lying between the Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean. It consists of two major inhabited islands, Antigua and Barbuda, and a number of smaller ...more
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Australia is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Countries Ruled by A Parliamentary System
Canberra
Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is an Oceanian country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania, and numerous smaller islands. It is the ...more
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Bangladesh is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Countries Ruled by A Parliamentary System
Dhaka
Bangladesh, officially the People's Republic of Bangladesh, is a country in South Asia; and is bordered by India to its west, north and east; Burma to its southeast and separated from Nepal and ...more
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Barbados is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Countries Ruled by A Parliamentary System
Bridgetown
Barbados is a sovereign island country in the Lesser Antilles. It is 34 kilometres in length and up to 23 kilometres in width, covering an area of 432 square kilometres. It is situated in the ...more
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Belize is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Countries Ruled by A Parliamentary System
Belmopan
Belize is a nation-state on the eastern coast of Central America. It is the only country in Central America whose official language is English, though Belizean Creole and Spanish are also ...more
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Bhutan is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Countries Ruled by A Parliamentary System
Thimphu
Bhutan, officially the Kingdom of Bhutan, is a landlocked country in South Asia at the eastern end of the Himalayas. It is bordered to the north by China and to the south, east and west by ...more
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Bulgaria is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Countries Ruled by A Parliamentary System
Sofia
Bulgaria, officially the Republic of Bulgaria, is a country in southeastern Europe. It is bordered by Romania to the north, Serbia and Macedonia to the west, Greece and Turkey to the south, and ...more
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Cambodia is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Countries Ruled by A Parliamentary System
Phnom Penh
Cambodia, officially known as the Kingdom of Cambodia and once known as the Khmer Empire, is a country located in the southern portion of the Indochina Peninsula in Southeast Asia. Its total ...more
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Canada is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Countries Ruled by A Parliamentary System
Ottawa
Canada is a country in North America consisting of ten provinces and three territories. Located in the northern part of the continent, it extends from the Atlantic to the Pacific and northward ...more
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Denmark is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Countries Ruled by A Parliamentary System
Copenhagen
Denmark is a Scandinavian country in Northern Europe. The southernmost of the Nordic countries, it is located southwest of Sweden and south of Norway, and bordered to the south by Germany. The ...more
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Flanders is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Countries Ruled by A Parliamentary System
Flanders
Flanders today normally refers to the Dutch-speaking northern portion of Belgium. It is one of the communities, regions and language areas of Belgium. Historically, the name referred to a region ...more
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Grenada is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Countries Ruled by A Parliamentary System
St. George's
Grenada is an island country consisting of Grenada itself and six smaller islands at the southern end of the Grenadines in the southeastern Caribbean Sea. Grenada is located northwest of ...more
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India is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Countries Ruled by A Parliamentary System
New Delhi
India, officially the Republic of India, is a country in South Asia. It is the seventh-largest country by area, the second-most populous country with over 1.2 billion people, and the most ...more
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Iraqi Kurdistan is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Countries Ruled by A Parliamentary System
Erbil
Iraqi Kurdistan or Southern Kurdistan, also known as the Kurdistan Region, is the autonomous region of Iraq. It borders the Kurdish regions of Iran to the east, Turkey to the north, and Syria to ...more
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Isle of Man is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Countries Ruled by A Parliamentary System
Douglas
The Isle of Man, otherwise known simply as Mann, is a self-governing British Crown dependency located in the Irish Sea between the islands of Great Britain and Ireland. The head of state is ...more
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Israel is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Countries Ruled by A Parliamentary System
Jerusalem
Israel or, officially the State of Israel, is a country in Western Asia, situated at the southeastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea. It shares land borders with Lebanon to the north, Syria in ...more
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Jamaica is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Countries Ruled by A Parliamentary System
Kingston
Jamaica is an island country situated in the Caribbean Sea, comprising the third-largest island of the Greater Antilles. The island, 10,990 square kilometres in area, lies about 145 kilometres ...more
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Japan is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Countries Ruled by A Parliamentary System
Tokyo
Japan is an island nation in East Asia. Located in the Pacific Ocean, it lies to the east of the Sea of Japan, China, North Korea, South Korea and Russia, stretching from the Sea of Okhotsk in ...more
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Jersey is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Countries Ruled by A Parliamentary System
Saint Helier
Jersey, officially the Bailiwick of Jersey, is a possession of the Crown in right of Jersey, off the coast of Normandy, France. The bailiwick consists of the island of Jersey, along with ...more
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Kingdom of the Netherlands is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Countries Ruled by A Parliamentary System
Amsterdam
The Kingdom of the Netherlands, commonly known as the Netherlands, is a sovereign state and constitutional monarchy with territory in western Europe and in the Caribbean. The Kingdom is ...more
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Lebanon is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Countries Ruled by A Parliamentary System
Beirut
Lebanon, officially the Lebanese Republic, is a country in Western Asia. It is bordered by Syria to the north and east and Israel to the south. Lebanon's location at the crossroads of the ...more
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Lesotho is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Countries Ruled by A Parliamentary System
Maseru
Lesotho, officially the Kingdom of Lesotho, is an enclaved landlocked country completely surrounded by South Africa. It is just over 30,000 km² in size and has a population slightly over ...more
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Liechtenstein is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Countries Ruled by A Parliamentary System
Vaduz
Liechtenstein, officially the Principality of Liechtenstein, is a doubly landlocked German-speaking microstate in Central Europe. It is a constitutional principality headed by the Prince of ...more