List of sovereign states in 2007

Sovereign states by year
List of sovereign states in 2006 Events of 2007 List of sovereign states in 2008

Internationally recognized sovereign states

A

  •   Abkhazia – Republic of Abkzhazia (De facto independent state)
  •   Afghanistan - Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, UN member State
  •   Albania - Republic of Albania, UN member State
  •   Algeria – People's Democratic Republic of Algeria, UN member State
  •   Andorra – Principality of Andorra, UN member State
  •   Angola - Republic of Angola, UN member State
  •   Antigua and Barbuda – UN member State
  •   Argentina – Argentine Republic, UN member State
  •   Armenia - Republic of Armenia, UN member State
  •   Australia – Commonwealth of Australia, UN member State
  •   Austria – Republic of Austria, UN member State
  •   Azerbaijan - Republic of Azerbaijan, UN member State

B

  •   The Bahamas – Commonwealth of the Bahamas, UN member State
  •   Bahrain - Kingdom of Bahrain, UN member State
  •   Bangladesh – People's Republic of Bangladesh, UN member State
  •   Barbados – UN member State
  •   Belarus - Republic of Belarus, UN member State
  •   Belgium – Kingdom of Belgium, UN member State
  •   Belize – UN member State
  •   Benin - Republic of Benin, UN member State
  •   Bhutan – Kingdom of Bhutan, UN member State
  •   Bolivia – Republic of Bolivia, UN member State
  •   Bosnia and Herzegovina - UN member State
  •   Botswana – Republic of Botswana, UN member State
  •   Brazil – Federative Republic of Brazil, UN member State
  •   Brunei – State of Brunei, Abode of Peace, UN member State
  •   Bulgaria - Republic of Bulgaria, UN member State
  •   Burkina Faso - UN member State

Burma → Myanmar

  •   Burundi - Republic of Burundi, UN member State

C

Côte d'Ivoire → Ivory Coast

  •   Croatia – Republic of Croatia, UN member State
  •   Cuba – Republic of Cuba, UN member State
  •   Cyprus – Republic of Cyprus, UN member State
  •   Czech Republic - UN member State

D

E

East Timor → Timor-Leste

  •   Ecuador – Republic of Ecuador, UN member State
  •   Egypt – Arab Republic of Egypt, UN member State
  •   El Salvador – Republic of El Salvador, UN member State
  •   Equatorial Guinea – Republic of Equatorial Guinea, UN member State
  •   Eritrea - State of Eritrea, UN member State
  •   Estonia – Republic of Estonia, UN member State
  •   Ethiopia - Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, UN member State

F

  •   Fiji - Republic of the Fiji Islands, UN member State
  •   Finland – Republic of Finland, UN member State
  •   France – French Republic, UN member State

G

  •   Gabon – Gabonese Republic, UN member State
  •   The Gambia – Republic of the Gambia, UN member State
  •   Georgia - UN member State
  •   Germany - Federal Republic of Germany, UN member State
  •   Ghana – Republic of Ghana, UN member State
  •   Greece – Hellenic Republic, UN member State
  •   Grenada - UN member State
  •   Guatemala – Republic of Guatemala, UN member State
  •   Guinea – Republic of Guinea, UN member State
  •   Guinea-Bissau – Republic of Guinea-Bissau, UN member State
  •   Guyana – Co-operative Republic of Guyana, UN member State

H

  •   Haiti – Republic of Haiti, UN member State

Holy See → Vatican City

  •   Honduras – Republic of Honduras, UN member State
  •   Hungary – Republic of Hungary, UN member State

I

  •   Iceland – Republic of Iceland, UN member State
  •   India – Republic of India, UN member State
  •   Indonesia – Republic of Indonesia, UN member State
  •   Iran – Islamic Republic of Iran, UN member State
  •   Iraq - Republic of Iraq, UN member State
  •   Ireland – Republic of Ireland, UN member State
  •   Israel – State of Israel, UN member State (wasn't recognized by 21 UN member States)
  •   Italy – Italian Republic, UN member State
  •   Ivory Coast – Republic of Côte d'Ivoire, UN member State

J

  •   Jamaica - UN member State
  •   Japan - UN member State
  •   Jordan – Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, UN member State

K

  •   Kazakhstan – Republic of Kazakhstan, UN member State
  •   Kenya – Republic of Kenya, UN member State
  •   Kiribati – Republic of Kiribati, UN member State
  • North Korea North Korea – Democratic People's Republic of Korea, UN member state (wasn't recognized by 4 UN member States)
  • South Korea South Korea – Republic of Korea, UN member state (wasn't recognized by North Korea)
  •   Kuwait – State of Kuwait, UN member State
  •   Kyrgyzstan - Kyrgyz Republic, UN member State

L

  •   Laos – Lao People's Democratic Republic, UN member State
  •   Latvia – Republic of Latvia, UN member State
  •   Lebanon – Lebanese Republic, UN member State
  •   Lesotho – Kingdom of Lesotho, UN member State
  •   Liberia – Republic of Liberia, UN member State
  • Libya Libya – Great Socialist People's Libyan Arab Jamahiriya, UN member State
  •   Liechtenstein – Principality of Liechtenstein, UN member State
  •   Lithuania – Republic of Lithuania, UN member State
  •   Luxembourg – Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, UN member State

M

  Montenegro

  • Republic of Montenegro (to 22 October), UN member State
  • Montenegro (from 22 October), UN member State
  •   Morocco – Kingdom of Morocco, UN member State
  •   Mozambique - Republic of Mozambique, UN member State
  •   Myanmar – Union of Myanmar, UN member State

N

  •   Nagorno-Karabakh - Nagorno-Karabakh Republic (De facto independent state)
  •   Namibia – Republic of Namibia, UN member State
  •   Nauru – Republic of Nauru, UN member State

    Nepal

  • Kingdom of Nepal (to 15 January), UN member State
  • State of Nepal (from 15 January), UN member State
  •   Netherlands – Kingdom of the Netherlands, UN member State
  •   New Zealand - UN member State
  •   Nicaragua – Republic of Nicaragua, UN member State
  •   Niger – Republic of Niger, UN member State
  •   Nigeria – Federal Republic of Nigeria, UN member State
  •   Niue (A state in free association with New Zealand)
  •   Northern Cyprus – Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (partially recognized de facto independent state)
  •   Norway – Kingdom of Norway, UN member State

O

  •   Oman – Sultanate of Oman, UN member State

P

Q

  •   Qatar – State of Qatar, UN member State

R

  •   Romania – UN member State
  •   Russia - Russian Federation, UN member State
  •   Rwanda - Republic of Rwanda, UN member State


S

  •   Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (Partially recognized de facto independent state)
  •   Saint Kitts and Nevis – Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis, UN member State
  •   Saint Lucia, UN member State
  •   Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, UN member State
  •   Samoa - Independent State of Samoa, UN member State
  •   San Marino – Republic of San Marino, UN member State
  •   São Tomé and Príncipe – Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe, UN member State
  •   Saudi Arabia – Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, UN member State
  •   Senegal – Republic of Senegal, UN member State
  •   Serbia - Republic of Serbia, UN member State
  •   Seychelles – Republic of Seychelles, UN member State
  •   Sierra Leone – Republic of Sierra Leone, UN member State
  •   Singapore – Republic of Singapore, UN member State
  •   Slovakia - Slovak Republic, UN member State
  •   Slovenia – Republic of Slovenia, UN member State
  •   Solomon Islands - UN member State
  •   Somalia - Somali Republic, UN member State
  •   Somaliland – Republic of Somaliland (De facto independent state)
  •   South Africa – Republic of South Africa, UN member State
  •   South Ossetia - Republic of South Ossetia (De facto independent state)
  •   Spain – Kingdom of Spain, UN member State
  •   Sri Lanka – Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, UN member State
  •   Sudan – Republic of the Sudan, UN member State
  •   Suriname – Republic of Suriname, UN member State
  •   Swaziland – Kingdom of Swaziland, UN member State
  •   Sweden – Kingdom of Sweden, UN member State
  •    Switzerland – Swiss Confederation, Permanent observer at UN
  •   Syria – Syrian Arab Republic, UN member State

T

Taiwan → China, Republic of

  •   Tajikistan – Republic of Tajikistan, UN member State
  •   Tamil Eelam (unrecognized de facto self-governing entity)
  •   Tanzania – United Republic of Tanzania, UN member State
  •   Thailand – Kingdom of Thailand, UN member State
  •   Timor-Leste - Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste, UN member State
  •   Togo – Togolese Republic, UN member State
  •   Tonga – Kingdom of Tonga, UN member State
  •   Transnistria - Transnistrian Moldovan Republic (De facto independent state)
  •   Trinidad and Tobago – Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, UN member State
  •   Tunisia – Tunisian Republic, UN member State
  •   Turkey – Republic of Turkey, UN member State
  •   Turkmenistan - UN member State
  •   Tuvalu, UN member State

U

  •   Ukraine, UN member State
  •   Uganda – Republic of Uganda, UN member State
  •   United Arab Emirates - UN member State
  •   United Kingdom – United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, UN member State
  •   United States – United States of America, UN member State
  •   Uruguay – Eastern Republic of Uruguay, UN member State
  •   Uzbekistan – Republic of Uzbekistan, UN member State

V

  •   Vanuatu – Republic of Vanuatu, UN member State
  •    Vatican City – Vatican City State, Permanent observer at UN
  •   Venezuela - Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, UN member State
  •   Vietnam – Socialist Republic of Vietnam, UN member State

Y

  •   Yemen – Republic of Yemen, UN member State

Z

  •   Zambia - Republic of Zambia, UN member State
  •   Zimbabwe – Republic of Zimbabwe, UN member State