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Countries Ruled by a Presidential System

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The presidential system is popular, so this is a long list of countries, nations, and states governed or ruled by presidents, sorted alphabetically. In most cases, nations have multiple ruling bodies or government types, such as a presidential democracy, meaning they're not exclusively countries that are governed by presidential system. All types of presidential governments are represented here. This list of countries that use presidential systems as their form of government contains relevant information about each individual nation, including the national language, currency, and other civic facts of note. If you need to know the names of countries with presidential systems all around the world, then this is exactly where you need to be.

The list you're viewing has a variety of sovereign countries such as Indonesia and Turkmenistan. Even nations as geographically and politically different as Afghanistan and the United States of America are both technically presidential democracies.

With this list, you can finally answer the burning question, "Which countries are ruled by presidential system?" You're about to be properly edified if you've ever found yourself wondering, "Which countries are governed by a presidential system?"
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    Algeria, officially People's Democratic Republic of Algeria, is a country in North Africa on...  more

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    Angola, officially the Republic of Angola, is a country in Southern Africa. It is the seventh...  more

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    Buenos Aires
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    Armenia, officially the Republic of Armenia, is a mountainous country in the South Caucasus...  more

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    Azerbaijan, officially the Republic of Azerbaijan, is a contiguous transcontinental...  more

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    Belarus, officially the Republic of Belarus, is a landlocked country in Eastern Europe...  more

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    Bolivia, officially known as the Plurinational State of Bolivia, is a landlocked country...  more

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

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    Chile, officially the Republic of Chile, is a American country in the south-west point of...  more

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    Colombia, officially the Republic of Colombia, is a country situated in the northwest of South...  more

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    Costa Rica

    San José
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    Cyprus, officially the Republic of Cyprus, is an island country in the Eastern Mediterranean...  more

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    Dominican Republic

    Santo Domingo
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    Ecuador, officially the Republic of Ecuador, is a representative democratic republic in...  more

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    El Salvador

    San Salvador
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    Equatorial Guinea, officially the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, is a country located in...  more
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    The Federated States of Micronesia is an independent sovereign island nation and a United...  more
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    Ghana, officially called the Republic of Ghana, is a sovereign multinational state and unitary...  more

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    Guatemala City
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    Haiti, officially the Republic of Haïti, is a Caribbean country. It occupies the western,...  more

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    Honduras, officially the Republic of Honduras, is a republic in Central America. It was at...  more

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    Indonesia, officially the Republic of Indonesia, is a sovereign state in Southeast...  more

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    Kazakhstan, officially the Republic of Kazakhstan, is a country in Central Asia, with its...  more

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    Kyrgyzstan, officially the Kyrgyz Republic, formerly known as Kirghizia, is a country located...  more

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