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Countries and their Capitals (from Competitive Exam Perspective)

With 190 countries around the world, the task of remembering the names of their capitals is of herculean proportion. In this article, we compiled the list of countries and their capitals neatly segregated continent wise.

As always, we encourage you, who are preparing for competitive exams, to do the smart work. In this endeavor, we identified three areas where questions were asked frequently.

In the following table, make an effort to know the capitals of countries in South America, Middle East and Caribbean Islands by typing in the search box. These to be given higher priority compared to others. Once you are comfortable of the above topics then go to other countries and try to know their capital.

S.NoCountry CapitalContinent
1ArgentinaBuenos AiresSouth America
2BoliviaLa Paz (administrative), Sucre (judicial)South America
3BrazilBrasiliaSouth America
4ChileSantiagoSouth America
5ColombiaBogotáSouth America
6EcuadorQuitoSouth America
7GuyanaGeorgetownSouth America
8ParaguayAsunciónSouth America
9PeruLimaSouth America
10SurinameParamariboSouth America
11UruguayMontevideoSouth America
12VenezuelaCaracasSouth America
13AfghanistanKabulAsia
14ArmeniaYerevanAsia
15AzerbaijanBakuAsia
16BahrainManamaMiddle East
17BangladeshDhakaAsia
18BhutanThimphuAsia
19BruneiBandar Seri BegawanAsia
20CambodiaPhnom PenhAsia
21ChinaBeijingAsia
22CyprusNicosiaMiddle East
23GeorgiaTbilisiAsia
24IndiaNew DelhiAsia
25IndonesiaJakartaAsia
26IranTehranMiddle East
27IraqBaghdadMiddle East
28IsraelJerusalemMiddle East
29JapanTokyoAsia
30JordanAmmanMiddle East
31KazakhstanAstanaAsia
32KuwaitKuwait CityMiddle East
33KyrgyzstanBishkekAsia
34LaosVientianeAsia
35LebanonBeirutMiddle East
36MalaysiaKuala LumpurAsia
37MaldivesMaleAsia
38MongoliaUlaanbaatarAsia
39Myanmar (Burma)NaypyidawAsia
40NepalKathmanduAsia
41North KoreaPyongyangAsia
42OmanMuscatMiddle East
43PakistanIslamabadAsia
44PalestineRamallahMiddle East
45PhilippinesManilaAsia
46QatarDohaMiddle East
47RussiaMoscowAsia
48Saudi ArabiaRiyadhMiddle East
49SingaporeSingaporeAsia
50South KoreaSeoulAsia
51Sri LankaSri Jayawardenepura Kotte (Official Capital)Asia
52SyriaDamascusMiddle East
53TaiwanTaipeiAsia
54TajikistanDushanbeAsia
55ThailandBangkokAsia
56Timor-LesteDiliAsia
57TurkeyAnkaraMiddle East
58TurkmenistanAshgabatAsia
59United Arab EmiratesAbu DhabiMiddle East
60UzbekistanTashkentAsia
61VietnamHanoiAsia
62YemenSana'aMiddle East
63AlgeriaAlgiersAfrica
64AngolaLuandaAfrica
65BeninPorto-NovoAfrica
66BotswanaGaboroneAfrica
67Burkina FasoOuagadougouAfrica
68BurundiBujumburaAfrica
69Cabo VerdePraiaAfrica
70CameroonYaoundeAfrica
71Central African RepublicBanguiAfrica
72ChadN'DjamenaAfrica
73ComorosMoroniAfrica
74Democratic Republic of theCongoKinshasaAfrica
75Republic of the CongoBrazzavilleAfrica
76Cote d'IvoireYamoussoukroAfrica
77DjiboutiDjibouti (city)Africa
78EgyptCairoAfrica
79Equatorial GuineaMalaboAfrica
80EritreaAsmaraAfrica
81EthiopiaAddis AbabaAfrica
82GabonLibrevilleAfrica
83GambiaBanjulAfrica
84GhanaAccraAfrica
85GuineaConakryAfrica
86Guinea-BissauBissauAfrica
87KenyaNairobiAfrica
88LesothoMaseruAfrica
89LiberiaMonroviaAfrica
90LibyaTripoliAfrica
91MadagascarAntananarivoAfrica
92MalawiLilongweAfrica
93MaliBamakoAfrica
94MauritaniaNouakchottAfrica
95MauritiusPort LouisAfrica
96MoroccoRabatAfrica
97MozambiqueMaputoAfrica
98NamibiaWindhoekAfrica
99NigerNiameyAfrica
100NigeriaAbujaAfrica
101RwandaKigaliAfrica
102Sao Tome and PrincipeSão ToméAfrica
103SenegalDakarAfrica
104SeychellesVictoriaAfrica
105Sierra LeoneFreetownAfrica
106SomaliaMogadishuAfrica
107South AfricaPretoria (administrative),
Cape Town (legislative), Bloemfontein (judicial)
Africa
108South SudanJubaAfrica
109SudanKhartoumAfrica
110SwazilandMbabaneAfrica
111TanzaniaDodomaAfrica
112TogoLoméAfrica
113TunisiaTunisAfrica
114UgandaKampalaAfrica
115ZambiaLusakaAfrica
116ZimbabweHarareAfrica
117Antigua and BarbudaSaint John'sCaribbean Islands
118BahamasNassauCaribbean Islands
119BarbadosBridgetownCaribbean Islands
120BelizeBelmopanNorth America
121CanadaOttawaNorth America
122Costa RicaSan JoseNorth America
123CubaHavanaCaribbean Islands
124DominicaRoseauCaribbean Islands
125Dominican RepublicSanto DomingoCaribbean Islands
126El SalvadorSan SalvadorNorth America
127GrenadaSaint George'sCaribbean Islands
128GuatemalaGuatemala CityNorth America
129HaitiPort-au-PrinceCaribbean Islands
130HondurasTegucigalpaCaribbean Islands
131JamaicaKingstonCaribbean Islands
132MexicoMexico CityNorth America
133NicaraguaManaguaCaribbean Islands
134PanamaPanama CityNorth America
135Saint Kitts and NevisBasseterreCaribbean Islands
136Saint LuciaCastriesCaribbean Islands
137Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesKingstownCaribbean Islands
138Trinidad and TobagoPort of SpainCaribbean Islands
139United States of AmericaWashington, D.C.North America
140AlbaniaTiranaEurope
141AndorraAndorra la VellaEurope
142ArmeniaYerevanEurope
143AustriaViennaEurope
144AzerbaijanBakuEurope
145BelarusMinskEurope
146BelgiumBrusselsEurope
147Bosnia and HerzegovinaSarajevoEurope
148BulgariaSofiaEurope
149CroatiaZagrebEurope
150CyprusNicosiaEurope
151Czech RepublicPragueEurope
152DenmarkCopenhagenEurope
153EstoniaTallinnEurope
154FinlandHelsinkiEurope
155FranceParisEurope
156GeorgiaTbilisiEurope
157GermanyBerlinEurope
158GreeceAthensEurope
159HungaryBudapestEurope
160IcelandReykjavikEurope
161IrelandDublinEurope
162ItalyRomeEurope
163KazakhstanAstanaEurope
164KosovoPristinaEurope
165LatviaRigaEurope
166LiechtensteinVaduzEurope
167LithuaniaVilniusEurope
168LuxembourgLuxembourgEurope
169MacedoniaSkopjeEurope
170MaltaVallettaEurope
171MoldovaChisinauEurope
172MonacoMonacoEurope
173MontenegroPodgoricaEurope
174NetherlandsAmsterdamEurope
175NorwayOsloEurope
176PolandWarsawEurope
177PortugalLisbonEurope
178RomaniaBucharestEurope
179RussiaMoscowEurope
180San MarinoSan MarinoEurope
181SerbiaBelgradeEurope
182SlovakiaBratislavaEurope
183SloveniaLjubljanaEurope
184SpainMadridEurope
185SwedenStockholmEurope
186SwitzerlandBernEurope
187TurkeyAnkaraEurope
188UkraineKyivEurope
189United KingdomLondonEurope
190VaticanVatican CityEurope