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Member states o the Unitit Naitions

Cairt o the Unitit Naitions (UN) member states, wi thair territories (includin dependent territories) recognised bi the UN in blue[1]

Thare are 193 Unitit Naitions (UN) member states, an each o them is a member o the Unitit Naitions General Assembly.[2]

Current membersEedit

Banner Member state[3][4] Date o admission Info/See an aa
  Afghanistan 19 November 1946 Unitit Naitions Assistance Mission in Afghanistan
  Albanie 14 December 1955
  Algerie 8 October 1962
  Andorrae 28 Julie 1993
  Angolae 1 December 1976
  Antigua an Barbuda 11 November 1981
  Argentina 24 October 1945
  Armenie 2 Mairch 1992 Umwhile member: Union o Soviet Socialist Republics
  Australie 1 November 1945 Australie an the Unitit Naitions
  Austrick 14 December 1955
  Azerbaijan 2 Mairch 1992 Umwhile member: Union o Soviet Socialist Republics
  Bahamas 18 September 1973
  Bahrain 21 September 1971
  Bangladesh 17 September 1974
  Barbados 9 December 1966
  Belaroushie 24 October 1945 Umwhile member: Union o Soviet Socialist Republics
  Belgium 27 December 1945
  Belize 25 September 1981
  Benin[note 1] 20 September 1960
  Bhutan 21 September 1971
  Bolivia (Plurinational State o)[note 2] 14 November 1945
  Bosnie an Herzegovinae 22 Mey 1992 Umwhile member: Yugoslavie
  Botswana 17 October 1966
  Brazil 24 October 1945 Brazil an the Unitit Naitions
  Brunei Darussalam 21 September 1984
  Bulgarie 14 December 1955
  Burkina Faso[note 3] 20 September 1960
  Burundi 18 September 1962
  Cabo Verde[note 4] 16 September 1975
  Cambodie[note 5] 14 December 1955
  Cameroon[note 6] 20 September 1960
  Canadae 9 November 1945 Canadae an the Unitit Naitions
  Central African Republic[note 7] 20 September 1960
  Chad 20 September 1960
  Chile 24 October 1945
  Cheenae 24 October 1945 Umwhile member: Republic o Cheenae an Cheenae an the Unitit Naitions
  Colombie 5 November 1945
  Comoros 12 November 1975
  Congo[note 8] 20 September 1960
  Costa Rica 2 November 1945
  Côte d'Ivoire[note 9] 20 September 1960
  Croatie 22 Mey 1992 Umwhile member: Yugoslavie
  Cuba 24 October 1945
  Cyprus 20 September 1960
  Czech Republic 19 Januar 1993 Umwhile member: Czechoslovakie
  Democratic Fowkrepublic o Korea 17 September 1991 Korea an the Unitit Naitions
  Democratic Republic o the Congo[note 10] 20 September 1960
  Denmark 24 October 1945
  Djibouti 20 September 1977
  Dominica 18 December 1978
  Dominican Republic 24 October 1945
  Ecuador 21 December 1945
  Egyp 24 October 1945 Umwhile member: United Arab Republic
  El Salvador 24 October 1945
  Equatorial Guinea 12 November 1968
  Eritrea 28 Mey 1993
  Estonie 17 September 1991 Umwhile member: Union o Soviet Socialist Republics
  Ethiopie 13 November 1945
  Fiji 13 October 1970 Fiji an the Unitit Naitions
  Finland 14 December 1955
  Fraunce 24 October 1945 Fraunce an the Unitit Naitions
  Gabon 20 September 1960
  Gambie[note 11] 21 September 1965
  Georgie 31 Julie 1992 Umwhile member: Union o Soviet Socialist Republics
  Germany 18 September 1973 Umwhile member: German Democratic Republic an Germany an the Unitit Naitions
  Ghana 8 Mairch 1957
  Greece 25 October 1945
  Grenada 17 September 1974
  Guatemala 21 November 1945
  Guinea 12 December 1958
  Guinea-Bissau 17 September 1974
  Guyana 20 September 1966
  Haiti 24 October 1945
  Honduras 17 December 1945
  Hungary 14 December 1955
  Iceland 19 November 1946
  Indie 30 October 1945 Indie an the Unitit Naitions
  Indonesie[note 12] 28 September 1950 Widrawal o Indonesie (1965–1966) an Indonesie an the Unitit Naitions
  Iran (Islamic Republic o)[note 13] 24 October 1945
  Iraq 21 December 1945
  Ireland 14 December 1955
  Israel 11 Mey 1949 Israel, Palestine, an the Unitit Naitions
  Italy 14 December 1955
  Jamaica 18 September 1962
  Japan 18 December 1956 Japan an the Unitit Naitions
  Jordan 14 December 1955
  Kazakhstan[note 14] 2 Mairch 1992 Umwhile member: Union o Soviet Socialist Republics
  Kenyae 16 December 1963
  Kiribati 14 September 1999
  Kuwait 14 Mey 1963
  Kyrgyzstan 2 Mairch 1992 Umwhwile member: Union o Soviet Socialist Republics
  Lao Fowk's Democratic Republic[note 15] 14 December 1955
  Latvie 17 September 1991 Umwhile member: Union o Soviet Socialist Republics
  Lebanon 24 October 1945
  Lesotho 17 October 1966
  Liberie 2 November 1945
  Libie[6][note 16] 14 December 1955
  Liechtenstein 18 September 1990
  Lithuanie 17 September 1991 Umwhile member: Union o Soviet Socialist Republics
  Luxembourg 24 October 1945 Luxembourg an the Unitit Nations
  Madagascar[note 17] 20 September 1960
  Malawi 1 December 1964
  Malaysie 17 September 1957 Umwhile member: Federation o Malaya an Malaysie an the Unitit Naitions
  Maldives[note 18] 21 September 1965
  Mali 28 September 1960
  Malta 1 December 1964
  Marshall Islands 17 September 1991 Marshall Islands an the Unitit Naitions
  Mauritanie 27 October 1961
  Mauritius 24 Apryle 1968
  Mexico 7 November 1945 Mexico an the Unitit Naitions
  Micronesia (Federatit States o) 17 September 1991 Federatit States o Micronesie an the Unitit Naitions
  Monaco 28 Mey 1993
  Mongolie 27 October 1961
  Montenegro 28 Juin 2006 Umwhile member: Yugoslavia
  Morocco 12 November 1956
  Mozambique 16 September 1975
  Myanmar[note 19] 19 Apryle 1948
  Namibie 23 Apryle 1990
  Nauru 14 September 1999
  Nepal 14 December 1955
  Netherlands 10 December 1945
  New Zealand 24 October 1945 New Zealand an the Unitit Naitions
  Nicaragua 24 October 1945
  Niger 20 September 1960
  Nigerie 7 October 1960
  Norawa 27 November 1945
  Oman 7 October 1971
  Pakistan 30 September 1947 Pakistan an the Unitit Naitions
  Palau 15 December 1994
  Panama 13 November 1945
  Papua New Guinea 10 October 1975
  Paraguay 24 October 1945
  Peru 31 October 1945
  Philippines[note 20] 24 October 1945 Philippines an the Unitit Naitions
  Poland 24 October 1945
  Portugal 14 December 1955
  Qatar 21 September 1971
  Republic o Korea 17 September 1991 Korea an the Unitit Naitions
  Republic o Moldovae[note 21] 2 Mairch 1992 Umwhile member: Union o Soviet Socialist Republics
  Romanie 14 December 1955
  Roushie Federation 24 October 1945 Umwhile member: Union o Soviet Socialist Republics an Soviet Union an the Unitit Naitions an Roushie an the Unitit Naitions
  Rwanda 18 September 1962
  Saunt Kitts an Nevis[note 22] 23 September 1983
  Saunt Lucia 18 September 1979
  Saunt Vincent an the Grenadines 16 September 1980
  Samoa 15 December 1976
  San Marino 2 Mairch 1992
  Sao Tome an Principe[note 23] 16 September 1975
  Saudi Arabie 24 October 1945
  Senegal 28 September 1960
  Serbie 1 November 2000 Umwhile member: Yugoslavie
  Seychelles 21 September 1976
  Sierra Leone 27 September 1961
  Singapore 21 September 1965 Umwhile member: Malaysie an Singapore an the Unitit Naitions
  Slovakie 19 Januar 1993 Umwhile member: Czechoslovakie
  Slovenie 22 Mey 1992 Umwhile member: Yugoslavie
  Solomon Islands 19 September 1978
  Somalie 20 September 1960
  Sooth Africae[note 24] 7 November 1945
  Sooth Sudan 14 Julie 2011
  Spain 14 December 1955
  Sri Lanka[note 25] 14 December 1955
  Sudan 12 November 1956
  Suriname[note 26] 4 December 1975
  Swaziland 24 September 1968
  Swaden 19 November 1946
  Swisserland 10 September 2002
  Syrian Arab Republic 24 October 1945 Former member: United Arab Republic
  Tajikistan 2 Mairch 1992 Umwhile member: Union o Soviet Socialist Republics
  Thailand[note 27] 16 December 1946
  The Umwhile Yugoslav Republic o Macedonie 8 Apryle 1993 Umwhile member: Yugoslavie
  Timor-Leste 27 September 2002
  Togo 20 September 1960
  Tonga 14 September 1999
  Trinidad an Tobago 18 September 1962 Trinidad an Tobago an the Unitit Naitions
  Tunisie 12 November 1956
  Turkey 24 October 1945
  Turkmenistan 2 Mairch 1992 Umwhile member: Union o Soviet Socialist Republics
  Tuvalu 5 September 2000 Tuvalu an the Unitit Nations
  Uganda 25 October 1962
  Ukraine 24 October 1945 Umwhile member: Union o Soviet Socialist Republics
  Unitit Arab Emirates 9 December 1971
  Unitit Kinrick o Great Breetain an Northren Ireland 24 October 1945 Unitit Kinrick an the Unitit Naitions
  Unitit Republic o Tanzanie 14 December 1961 Umwhile member: Tanganyika an Zanzibar
  United States o Americae 24 October 1945 Unitit States an the Unitit Naitions
  Uruguay 18 December 1945
  Uzbekistan 2 Mairch 1992 Umwhile member: Union o Soviet Socialist Republics
  Vanuatu 15 September 1981 Vanuatu an the Unitit Naitions
  Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic o)[note 28] 15 November 1945
  Viet Nam 20 September 1977
  Yemen 30 September 1947 Umwhile member: Yemen an Democratic Yemen
  Zambie 1 December 1964
  Zimbabwe 25 August 1980

NotesEedit

  1. Benin: Name wis chynged frae Dahomey on 1 December 1975.
  2. Bolivie (Plurinational State o): Previously referred tae as Bolivie.
  3. Burkina Faso: Name wis chynged frae Upper Volta on 6 August 1984.
  4. Cabo Verde: Previously referred to as Cape Verde. On 24 October 2013, Cabo Verde requested that its name no longer be translated into different languages.[5]
  5. Cambodia: Name wis changed tae the Khmer Republic on 7 October 1970, an back tae Cambodie on 30 Aprile 1975. Name wis chynged again tae Democratic Kampuchea on 6 Aprile 1976, an back to Cambodie on 3 February 1990.
  6. Cameroon: Previously referred tae as Cameroun (afore merging wi Soothren Cameroons in 1961). Bi a letter o 4 Januar 1974, the Secretar-General wis informed that Cameroon haed chynged its name tae the Unitit Republic o Cameroon. Name wis chynged back tae Cameroon on 4 Februar 1984.
  7. Central African Republic: Bi a letter o 20 December 1976, the Central African Republic advised that it haed chynged its name tae the Central African Empire. Name wis chynged back tae the Central African Republic on 20 September 1979.
  8. Congo: Previously referred tae as Congo (Brazzaville) (tae differentiate it from Congo (Leopoldville)) an the Fowkrpublic o the Congo. Name wis chynged tae Congo on 15 November 1971 (efter the Democratic Republic o the Congo changed its name tae Zaire). An aa referred tae as Congo (Republic o the).
  9. Côte d'Ivoire: Previously referred tae as Ivory Coast. On 6 November 1985, Côte d'Ivoire requested that its name na longer be translatit intae different leids; this acame fully effective on 1 Januar 1986.
  10. Democratic Republic o the Congo: Previously referred tae as Congo (Leopoldville) (tae differentiate it frae Congo (Brazzaville)). Name wis changed frae the Democratic Republic o the Congo tae Zaire on 27 October 1971, an back tae the Democratic Republic o the Congo on 17 Mey 1997.
  11. Gambie: Previously referred tae as The Gambie.
  12. Widrew frae the UN on 20 Januar 1965. It rejyned on 28 September 1966.
  13. Iran (Islamic Republic o): Previously referred tae as Iran. Bi a communication o 5 Mairch 1981, Iran informed the Secretar-General that it should be referred tae bi its complete name o the Islamic Republic o Iran.
  14. Kazakhstan: Spellin wis chynged frae Kazakstan on 20 Juin 1997.
  15. Lao People's Democratic Republic: Name wis chynged frae Laos on 2 December 1975.
  16. Libie: umwhile recognised as the Libian Arab Republic frae 1969 efter oreeginally bein admittit as Libie. Bi notes verbales o 1 an 21 Aprile 1977, the Libian Arab Republic advised that it haed chynged its name tae the Libian Arab Jamahiriya. On 16 September 2011, the UN General Assembly awairdit the UN seat tae the Naitional Transeetional Cooncil, tharebi restorin the oreeginal name o Libie.
  17. Madagascar: Previously referred tae as the Malagasy Republic.
  18. Maldives: Previously referred tae as the Maldive Islands.
  19. Myanmar: Name wis changed frae Burma on 18 Juin 1989.
  20. Philippines: Previously referred tae as the Philippine Commonweel (afore becomin a republic in 1946) an as the Philippine Republic.
  21. Republic o Moldovae: Previously referred tae as Moldovae.
  22. Saunt Kitts an Nevis: Name wis chynged offeecially frae Saunt Christopher an Nevis on 26 November 1986; the UN, houever, continued tae uise the umwhile name throuoot the year.
  23. Sao Tome an Principe: The offeecial UN designation lacks diacritics; houever, the name is constitutionally defined as São Tomé an Príncipe, wi diacritics.
  24. Sooth Africae: Previously referred tae as the Union o Sooth Africae (afore becomin a republic in 1961).
  25. Sri Lanka: Name was changed from Ceylon on 22 May 1972.
  26. Suriname: Name was changed from Surinam on 23 January 1978.
  27. Thailand: Previously referred to as Siam.
  28. Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic o): Previously referred tae as Venezuela.

ReferencesEedit

  1. "The World" (PDF). United Nations.  The follaein territories are excludit as the UN disna consider them as part o ony member state: Vatican Ceety (the Haly See is a UN non-member observer state), the Palestinian territories (Palestine is a UN non-member observer state), Wastren Sahara (status in dispute atween Morocco an the Polisario Front), an Antarctica (regulatit bi the Antarctic Treaty Seestem). Territories o states nae recognised bi the UN are nae excludit due tae the UN's poseetion that thay are pairt o some UN member state, includin, for example, the territories govrened bi the Republic o Cheenae (Taiwan an ither smawer islands), as the UN members votit tae consider the Fowkrepublic o Cheenae as the anly lawfu representative o Cheenae at the UN an the UN chuises nae tae quaisten its claim that Taiwan is pairt o Cheenae.
  2. "What are Member States?". United Nations. 
  3. "CHAPTER I – CHARTER OF THE UNITED NATIONS AND STATUTE OF THE INTERNATIONAL COURT OF JUSTICE". United Nations. Retrieved 2015-10-07. 
  4. "CHAPTER I – CHARTER OF THE UNITED NATIONS AND STATUTE OF THE INTERNATIONAL COURT OF JUSTICE". United Nations. Retrieved 2015-10-07. 
  5. "Change of name – Cape Verde" (PDF). United Nations. 29 October 2013. Retrieved 2 January 2014. 
  6. Lederer, Edith M. (16 September 2011). "UN approves Libya seat for former rebels". Google News. Associated Press. Retrieved 16 September 2011.