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Countries Ruled by a Republic

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It's tough to keep track of all the different systems of government, so this is a list of countries, nations, and states governed or ruled by a republic. Some nations may have multiple ruling bodies or government types, meaning they're not exclusively countries that are governed by republic, but every entry here is built at least partially on a Republican model. This list of countries that use the republic as their form of government also boasts other facts about each nation, including the official language and currency in each republican country today. There are many, many countries with republic governments in the world, and now you can keep track of them all.

Examples of sovereign states on this list include Colombia and the Marshall Islands, as well as Mozambique and the United States of America. These Republican countries may be different in countless respects, but all incorporate republican representation in their civic structures. This list answers the question, "Which countries are ruled by republic?" It's the perfect resource if you've been wondering, "Which countries are governed by republic?"
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    Angola

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

    Sucre
    Bolivia, officially known as the Plurinational State of Bolivia, is a landlocked country...  more
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    Bosnia and Herzegovina, sometimes called Bosnia-Herzegovina, abbreviated BiH, and in short...  more
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    Burkina Faso

    Ouagadougou
    Burkina Faso is a landlocked country in West Africa around 274,200 square kilometres in size....  more
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    Burundi

    Bujumbura
    Burundi or, officially the Republic of Burundi, is a landlocked country in the African Great...  more
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    Cameroon

    Yaoundé
    Cameroon, officially the Republic of Cameroon, is a country in Central Africa. It is bordered...  more

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    Cape Verde or Cabo Verde, officially the Republic of Cabo Verde, is an island country spanning...  more
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    The Central African Republic is a landlocked country in Central Africa. It is bordered by Chad...  more
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    Chad

    N'Djamena
    Chad, officially the Republic of Chad, is a landlocked country in Central Africa. It is...  more

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    Chile

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

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    Colombia

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

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    Costa Rica

    San José
    Costa Rica, officially the Republic of Costa Rica, is a country in Central America, bordered...  more

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    Côte d’Ivoire

    Yamoussoukro
    Ivory Coast or Côte d'Ivoire, officially the Republic of Côte d'Ivoire, is a country in West...  more
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    The Democratic Republic of the Congo, also known as DR Congo, DRC, Congo, Congo-Kinshasa,...  more
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    Djibouti

    Djibouti
    Djibouti, officially the Republic of Djibouti, is a country located in the Horn of Africa. It...  more

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    Ecuador

    Quito
    Ecuador, officially the Republic of Ecuador, is a representative democratic republic in...  more
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    Egypt

    Cairo
    Egypt is a transcontinental country spanning the northeast corner of Africa and southwest...  more

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    El Salvador

    San Salvador
    El Salvador, officially the Republic of El Salvador, is the smallest and the most densely...  more
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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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    Fiji

    Suva
    Fiji, officially the Republic of Fiji, is an island country in Melanesia in the South Pacific...  more
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    Finland

    Helsinki
    Finland, officially the Republic of Finland, is a Nordic country in Northern Europe bordered...  more

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    France

    Paris
    France, officially the French Republic, is a unitary sovereign state comprising territory in...  more

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    French First Republic

    Paris
    In the history of France, the First Republic, officially the French Republic, was founded on...  more
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    Gabon

    Libreville
    Gabon, officially the Gabonese Republic, is a sovereign state on the west coast of Central...  more