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The Countries In Asia

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Need some geography help? Here's a list of all countries in Asia, with their capitals. List of Asian nations, which consists of Asian countries and capitals, can be found here. The list of Asian countries and list of Asian capitals is alphabetical. Countries that are Asian can also be sorted according to column. Whether you have a geography test to study for or you're simply curious about how many countries are in Asia, you can find them all right here. 

  • Afghanistan

    LanguageFarsi, Eastern Language, Pashto language


    CurrencyAfghan afghani

    GovernmentIslamic republic

    AnthemAfghan National Anthem

    Afghanistan, officially the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, is a landlocked country located...  more

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  • Armenia



    LanguageArmenian Language


    CurrencyArmenian dram

    GovernmentRepresentative democracy, Presidential system, Republic

    AnthemMer Hayrenik

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

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  • Azerbaijan

    LanguageAzerbaijani language


    CurrencyAzerbaijani manat

    GovernmentPresidential system, Republic, Constitutional republic, Unitary state

    AnthemAzərbaycan marşı

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

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  • Bahrain



    LanguageArabic Language


    CurrencyBahraini dinar

    GovernmentMonarchy, Constitutional monarchy


    Bahrain, officially the Kingdom of Bahrain, is a small island country situated near the...  more

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  • Bangladesh

    LanguageBengali Language


    CurrencyBangladeshi taka

    GovernmentUnitary republic, Parliamentary system

    AnthemAmar Shonar Bangla

    Bangladesh, officially the People's Republic of Bangladesh, is a country in South Asia; and is...  more

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  • Bhutan



    LanguageDzongkha Language


    CurrencyBhutanese ngultrum, Indian rupee

    GovernmentUnitary state, Parliamentary system, Constitutional monarchy

    AnthemDruk tsendhen

    Bhutan, officially the Kingdom of Bhutan, is a landlocked country in South Asia at the eastern...  more

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  • British Indian Ocean Territory

    British Indian Ocean Territory

    The British Indian Ocean Territory is an overseas territory of the United Kingdom situated in...  more
  • Brunei


    Bandar Seri Begawan

    LanguageMalay Language


    CurrencyBrunei dollar

    GovernmentIslamic state, Absolute monarchy, Unitary state, Constitutional monarchy

    AnthemAllah Peliharakan Sultan

    Brunei officially the Nation of Brunei, the Abode of Peace, is a sovereign state located on...  more

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  • Cambodia


    Phnom Penh

    LanguageKhmer language


    CurrencyCambodian riel

    GovernmentUnitary state, Parliamentary system, Constitutional monarchy

    AnthemNokor Reach

    Cambodia, officially known as the Kingdom of Cambodia and once known as the Khmer Empire, is a...  more

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  • China



    LanguageStandard Mandarin



    GovernmentSingle-party state, Socialist state, Communist state

    AnthemMarch of the Volunteers

    China, officially the People's Republic of China, is a sovereign state located in East Asia....  more

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  • Christmas Island

    Christmas Island

    Flying Fish Cove

    LanguageEnglish Language


    CurrencyAustralian dollar

    GovernmentFederal monarchy

    AnthemAdvance Australia Fair

    The Territory of Christmas Island is a territory of Australia in the Indian Ocean, composed...  more
  • Cocos (Keeling) Islands

    Cocos (Keeling) Islands

    West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands

    LanguageEnglish Language


    CurrencyAustralian dollar

    GovernmentFederal monarchy, Constitutional monarchy

    The Territory of the Cocos (Keeling) Islands, also called Cocos Islands and Keeling Islands,...  more
  • Cyprus



    LanguageTurkish Language, Greek Language



    GovernmentPresidential system, Constitutional republic, Unitary state

    AnthemHymn to Liberty

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

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  • Georgia



    LanguageGeorgian Language


    CurrencyGeorgian lari

    GovernmentRepublic, Semi-presidential system, Unitary state

    AnthemTavisupleba, Dideba

    Georgia is a country in the Caucasus region of Eurasia. Located at the crossroads of Western...  more

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  • Hong Kong
    Hong Kong, officially known as Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's...  more

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  • India


    New Delhi

    LanguageEnglish Language, Hindi Language


    CurrencyIndian rupee

    GovernmentFederal republic, Constitutional republic, Parliamentary system

    AnthemJana Gana Mana

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

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  • Indonesia



    LanguageIndonesian Language


    CurrencyIndonesian rupiah

    GovernmentPresidential system, Constitutional republic

    AnthemIndonesia Raya

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

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  • Iran



    LanguagePersian Language

    CurrencyIranian rial

    GovernmentIslamic republic, Theocracy, Unitary state

    AnthemNational Anthem of the Islamic Republic of Iran

    Iran, also known as Persia, officially the Islamic Republic of Iran, is a country in Western...  more

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  • Iraq



    LanguageArabic Language, Kurdish language


    CurrencyIraqi dinar

    GovernmentFederal republic, Republic, Parliamentary system, Parliamentary republic

    AnthemArdulfurataini Watan, Mawtini

    Iraq, officially the Republic of Iraq, is a country in Western Asia. The country borders...  more

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  • Israel



    LanguageArabic Language, Hebrew Language


    CurrencyIsraeli new shekel

    GovernmentDemocracy, Parliamentary system


    Israel or, officially the State of Israel, is a country in Western Asia, situated at the...  more

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  • Japan



    LanguageJapanese Language

    CurrencyJapanese yen

    GovernmentUnitary state, Parliamentary system, Constitutional monarchy


    Japan is an island nation in East Asia. Located in the Pacific Ocean, it lies to the east of...  more

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  • Jordan



    LanguageArabic Language


    CurrencyJordanian dinar

    GovernmentUnitary state, Parliamentary system, Constitutional monarchy

    AnthemThe Royal Anthem of Jordan

    Jordan, officially the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, is an Arab kingdom in the Middle East, on...  more

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  • Kazakhstan

    LanguageKazakh Language, Russian Language

    CurrencyKazakhstani tenge

    GovernmentPresidential system, Unitary state

    AnthemMeniñ Qazaqstanım

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

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  • South Korea

    LanguageKorean Language

    CurrencySouth Korean won ₩

    GovernmentPresidential system, Constitutional republic, Unitary state


    South Korea, officially the Republic of Korea, and commonly referred to as Korea, is a...  more

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  • North Korea

    North Korea


    LanguageKorean Language


    CurrencyNorth Korean won

    GovernmentSingle-party state, Juche, Totalitarianism, Family dictatorship


    North Korea, officially the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, is a country in East Asia,...  more

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