1956-NOV-01



 ° SOVEREIGN & SEMI-INDEPENDENT POLITIES  ° PROTECTORATES & MANDATES  ° FEDERATED & REGIONALIZED POLITIES
 ° TERRITORIES & DEPENDENCIES  ° REBEL ENTITIES & GOVERNMENTS IN EXILE  ° ORGANISATIONS & GROUPINGS


Independent & Semi-Independent Polities


ARGENTINE
UNO Member
ARGENTINE Republic [The Argentine Nation]  (Buenos Aires a + Olivos r)Republica ARGENTINA : Nación Argentina (es)  (Buenos Aires + Olivos) President Pedro Eugenio Aramburu
BOLIVIA
UNO Member
Republic of BOLIVIA  (Sucre cj + La Paz eir)República de BOLIVIA (es)  (Sucre + Nuestra Señora de La Paz) President Hernan Siles Zuazo
BRAZIL
UNO Member
Republic of the United States of BRAZIL  (Rio of Janeiro)República dos Estados Unidos do BRASIL (pt)  (Rio de Janeiro) President Juscelino Kubitschek
CHILE
UNO Member
Republic of CHILE  (Santiago of Chile a + Valparaiso l + Vina del Mar s)República de CHILE (es)  (Santiago de Chile + Valparaiso + Viña del Mar) President Carlos Ibanez del Campo
COLOMBIA
UNO Member
Republic of COLOMBIA  (Bogota)República de COLOMBIA (es)  (Bogotá) President Gustavo Rojas Pinilla
ECUADOR
UNO Member
Republic of ECUADOR  (San Francisco of Quito)República del ECUADOR (es)  (San Francisco de Quito) President Camilo Ponce Enriquez
PANAMA
UNO Member
Republic of PANAMA  (Panama City)República de PANAMÁ (es)  (Ciudad de Panamá) President Ernesto de la Guardia
PARAGUAY
UNO Member
Republic of PARAGUAY  (Assumption)República del PARAGUAY (es)  (La Muy Noble y Leal Ciudad de Nuestra Señora Santa María de la Asunción) President Alfredo Stroessner
PERU
UNO Member
PERUVIAN Republic  (Lima)República PERUANA (es)  (Lima) President Manuel Prado Ugarteche
SURINAM
De facto Semi-Independent
Country of SURINAM  (Paramaribo)Land SURINAME (nl)  (Paramaribo) Queen Juliana
UPPER ARIARI
De facto IndependentRebellion
Independent Republics of the Civil Guerrillas in UPPER ARIARI [Republic of Marquetalia]  (Marquetalia)Repúblicas independientes de las Guerillas civils de ALTO ARIARI (es)  (Marquetalia) Jacobo Prias Alape
URUGUAY
UNO Member
Oriental Republic of URUGUAY [National Council of Government]  (Montevideo)República Oriental del URUGUAY (es)  (San Felipe y Santiago de Montevideo) President Alberto Fermin Zubiria
VENEZUELA
UNO Member
Republic of VENEZUELA  (Caracas)República de VENEZUELA (es)  (Santiago de León de Caracas) President Marcos Perez Jimenez

13 Polities (11 members of the International Community)


Rebel Entities & Governments in Exile


ARAUCANIA AND PATAGONIA
Exile
Kingdom of ARAUCANIA AND PATAGONIA-in-Exile  (Paris)Reino de la ARAUCANÍA Y LA PATAGONIA en el exilio (es) + Royaume d´ARAUCANIE ET PATAGONIE en Exil (fr)  (Paris) Prince Philippe
UPPER ARIARI
De facto IndependentRebellion
Independent Republics of the Civil Guerrillas in UPPER ARIARI [Republic of Marquetalia]  (Marquetalia)Repúblicas independientes de las Guerillas civils de ALTO ARIARI (es)  (Marquetalia) Jacobo Prias Alape

2 Rebel Entities


Protectorates & Mandates



0 Protected Entity


Federated & Regionalised Polities


ALAGOAS
Federated
State of ALAGOAS  (Maceio)Estado do ALAGOAS (pt)  (Maceió)
AMAZONIA
Federated
State of AMAZON  (Manaos)Estado de AMAZONAS (pt)  (Manaus)
ANZOATEGUI
Federated
ANZOATEGUI State  (New Barcelona)Estado ANZOÁTEGUI (es)  (Nueva Barcelona del Cerro Santo)
APURE
Federated
APURE State  (San Fernando of Apure)Estado APURE (es)  (San Fernando de Apure)
ARAGUA
Federated
ARAGUA State  (Maracay)Estado ARAGUA (es)  (Maracay)
BAHIA
Federated
State of BAHIA  (Salvador of Bahia)Estado da BAHIA (pt)  (São Salvador da Bahia de Todos os Santos)
BARINAS
Federated
BARINAS State  (Barinas)Estado BARINAS (es)  (Barinas)
BOLIVAR
Federated
BOLIVAR State  (Bolivar City)Estado BOLÍVAR (es)  (Ciudad Bolívar)
BRITISH GUIANA
Federated
Crown Colony of BRITISH GUIANA  (Georgetown)Crown Colony of BRITISH GUIANA (en)  (Georgetown)
BUENOS AIRES
Federated
BUENOS AIRES Province  (The Plate)Provincia de BUENOS AIRES (es)  (La Plata)
CARABOBO
Federated
CARABOBO State  (Valencia)Estado CARABOBO (es)  (Valencia)
CATAMARCA
Federated
CATAMARCA Province  (San Fernando of the Catamarca Valley)Provincia de CATAMARCA (es)  (San Fernando del Valle de Catamarca)
CEARA
Federated
State of CEARA  (Fortaleza)Estado do CEARÁ (pt)  (Fortaleza)
CHACO
Federated
CHACO Province  (Resistencia)Provincia del CHACO (es)  (Resistencia)
CHUBUT
Federated
CHUBUT Province  (Rawson)Provincia del CHUBUT (es)  (Rawson)
COJEDES
Federated
COJEDES State  (San Carlos)Estado COJEDES (es)  (San Carlos)
CORDOVA
Federated
CORDOBA Province [Province of Cordova]  (Cordoba City)Provincia de CÓRDOBA (es)  (Ciudad de Córdoba)
CORRIENTES
Federated
CORRIENTES Province [Currents Province]  (City of Saint John of Vera of the Seven Currents)Provincia de CORRIENTES (es)  (Ciudad de San Juan de Vera de las Siete Corrientes)
EAST OF HUILA
Federated
Self-Defense Zone of the Republic of the EAST OF HUILA  (East Huila)República independiente del ESTE DE HUILA (es)  (Este de Huila)
ENTRE RIOS
Federated
ENTRE RIOS Province  (Parana)Provincia de ENTRE RÍOS (es)  (Paraná)
ESPIRITO SANTO
Federated
State of ESPIRITO SANTO  (Vitoria)Estado do ESPÍRITO SANTO (pt)  (Vitória)
FALCON
Federated
FALCON State  (Santa Ana of Coro)Estado FALCÓN (es)  (Santa Ana de Coro)
FORMOSA
Federated
FORMOSA Province  (Formosa City)Provincia de FORMOSA (es)  (Ciudad de Formosa)
GENERAL MINES
Federated
State of GENERAL MINES  (Belo Horizonte)Estado de MINAS GERAIS (pt)  (Belo Horizonte)
GOIAS
Federated
State of GOIAS  (Goiania)Estado de GOIÁS (pt)  (Goiânia)
GUARICO
Federated
GUARICO State  (San Juan of the Morros)Estado GUÁRICO (es)  (San Juan de los Morros)
GUAYABERO
Federated
Self-Defense Zone of the Republic of GUAYABERO  (El Retorno)República independiente de GUAYABERO (es)  (El Retorno)
JUJUY
Federated
JUJUY Province  (San Salvador of Jujuy)Provincia de JUJUY (es)  (San Salvador de Jujuy)
LARA
Federated
LARA State  (Barquisimeto)Estado LARA (es)  (Barquisimeto)
MARANHAO
Federated
State of MARANHAO  (Saint Louis of the Maranhao)Estado do MARANHÃO (pt)  (São Luís do Maranhão)
MATO GROSSO
Federated
State of MATO GROSSO  (Cuiaba)Estado de MATO GROSSO (pt)  (Cuiabá)
MENDOZA
Federated
MENDOZA Province  (Mendoza of the New Valley of The Rioja)Provincia de MENDOZA (es)  (Mendoza del Nuevo Valle de La Rioja)
MERIDA
Federated
MERIDA State  (Merida)Estado MÉRIDA (es)  (Mérida)
MIRANDA
Federated
MIRANDA State  (Los Teques)Estado MIRANDA (es)  (Los Teques)
MISSIONS
Federated
MISSIONS Province  (Posadas)Provincia de MISIONES (es)  (Posadas)
MONAGAS
Federated
MONAGAS State  (Maturin)Estado MONAGAS (es)  (Maturín)
NEUQUEN
Federated
NEUQUEN Province  (Neuquen)Provincia del NEUQUÉN (es)  (Neuquén)
NORTH RIO GRANDE
Federated
State of NORTH RIO GRANDE  (Natal)Estado do RIO GRANDE DO NORTE (pt)  (Natal)
PAMPA
Federated
THE PAMPA Province  (Santa Rosa)Provincia de LA PAMPA (es)  (Santa Rosa)
PARA
Federated
State of PARA  (Belem)Estado do PARA (pt)  (Belém)
PARAIBA
Federated
State of PARAIBA  (Joao Pessoa)Estado da PARAÍBA (pt)  (João Pessoa)
PARANA
Federated
State of PARANA  (Curitiba)Estado do PARANÁ (pt)  (Curitiba)
PATAGONIA
Federated
PATAGONIA Province  (Rio Gallegos)Provincia de PATAGONIA (es)  (Río Gallegos)
PERNAMBUC
Federated
State of PERNAMBUC  (Recife)Estado de PERNAMBUCO (pt)  (Recife)
PIAUI
Federated
State of PIAUI  (Teresina)Estado do PIAUÍ (pt)  (Teresina)
PORTUGUESA
Federated
PORTUGUESA State  (Guanare)Estado PORTUGUESA (es)  (Guanare)
RIO NEGRO
Federated
Province of RIO NEGRO  (Viedma)Provincia del RÍO NEGRO (es)  (Viedma)
RIO OF JANEIRO
Federated
State of RIO DE JANEIRO  (Niteroi)Estado do RIO DE JANEIRO (pt)  (Niterói)
RIOCHIQUITO
Federated
Self-Defense Zone of the Republic of RIOCHIQUITO  (Riochiquito)Repúblicas independientes de RIOCHIQUITO (es)  (Riochiquito)
RIOJA
Federated
THE RIOJA Province  (City of All Saints of The New Rioja)Provincia de LA RIOJA (es)  (Ciudad de Todos los Santos de la Nueva Rioja)
SAINT CATHERINE
Federated
State of SAINT CATHERINE  (Florianopolis)Estado de SANTA CATARINA (pt)  (Florianópolis)
SALTA
Federated
SALTA Province  (Salta City)Provincia de SALTA (es)  (Ciudad de Salta)
SAN JUAN
Federated
SAN JUAN Province  (San Juan of the Frontier)Provincia de SAN JUAN (es)  (San Juan de la Frontera)
SAN LUIS
Federated
SAN LUIS Province  (San Luis of the Point of the Deers)Provincia de SAN LUIS (es)  (San Luis de la Punta de los Venados)
SANTA FE
Federated
SANTA FE Province  (Santa Fe of the Vera Cruz City)Provincia de SANTA FE (es)  (Ciudad de Santa Fe de la Vera Cruz)
SANTIAGO OF THE ESTERO
Federated
SANTIAGO DEL ESTERO Province [Saint-James-Upon-The-Lagoon Province]  (Santiago of the Estero of the New Maestrazgo)Provincia de SANTIAGO DEL ESTERO (es)  (Santiago del Estero del Nuevo Maestrazgo)
SAO PAULO
Federated
State of SAO PAULO  (Sao Paulo)Estado de SÃO PAULO (pt)  (São Paulo)
SERGIPE
Federated
State of SERGIPE  (Aracaju)Estado de SERGIPE (pt)  (Aracaju)
SOUTH RIO GRANDE
Federated
State of SOUTH RIO GRANDE  (Porto Alegre)Estado do RIO GRANDE DO SUL (pt)  (Porto Alegre)
SOUTHWEST OF TOLIMA
Federated
Self-Defense Zone of the Republic of SOUTHWEST OF TOLIMA  (Southwest Tolima)República independiente del SUROESTE DEL TOLIMA (es)  (Suroeste de Tolima)
SUCRE
Federated
SUCRE State  (Cumana)Estado SUCRE (es)  (Cumaná)
TACHIRA
Federated
TACHIRA State  (San Cristobal)Estado TÁCHIRA (es)  (San Cristóbal)
TRUJILLO
Federated
TRUJILLO State  (Trujillo)Estado TRUJILLO (es)  (Trujillo)
TUCUMAN
Federated
TUCUMAN Province  (San Miguel of Tucuman)Provincia de TUCUMÁN (es)  (San Miguel de Tucumán)
TWENTY-SIXTH OF SEPTEMBER
Federated
Self-Defense Zone of the Republic of TWENTY-SIXTH OF SEPTEMBER  (Twenty Sixth of September)República independiente de VEINTISÉIS DE SEPTIEMBRE (es)  (Ventiséis de Septiembre)
YARACUY
Federated
YARACUY State  (San Felipe of Yaracuy)Estado YARACUY (es)  (San Felipe de Yaracuy)
ZULIA
Federated
ZULIA State  (Maracaibo)Estado ZULIA (es)  (Maracaibo)

67 Federated or Regionalized Polities


Territories & Dependencies


ACRE
ACRE Federal Territory  (Rio Branco)Territorio Federal do ACRE (pt)  (Rio Branco)
AMAPA
AMAPA Federal Territory  (Macapa)Território Federal do AMAPÁ (pt)  (Macapá)
AMAZONAS
AMAZON Federal Territory  (Puerto Ayacucho)Territorio Federal AMAZONAS (es)  (Puerto Ayacucho)
ARAUCA
ARAUCA Intendency  (Arauca)Intendencia de ARAUCA (es)  (Arauca)
BOGOTA
Special District of BOGOTA  (Bogota)Distrito Especial de BOGOTÁ (es)  (Bogotá)
BUENOS AIRES CITY
Federal District of THE CITY OF BUENOS AIRES  (Buenos Aires)Distrito Federal del CIUDAD DE BUENOS AIRES (es)  (Buenos Aires)
CAQUETA
CAQUETA Intendency  (Florencia)Intendencia del CAQUETÁ (es)  (Florencia)
COLOMBIAN AMAZONIA
National Intendency of AMAZON  (Leticia)Intendencia Nacional del AMAZONAS (es)  (Leticia)
COLUMBUS ARCHIPELAGO
National Preserve of COLUMBUS ARCHIPELAGO Insular Territory  (Asylum of Peace + San Cristobal)Territorio Insular del ARCHIPIÉLAGO DE COLÓN (es)  (El Asilo de la Paz + San Cristóbal)
DELTA-AMACURO
DELTA-AMACURO Federal Territory  (Tucupita)Territorio Federal DELTA-AMACURO (es)  (Tucupita)
ENTRE RIOS ISLAND
Disputed Zone of ENTRE RIOS ISLAND  (Guazu)Zona de la ISLA ENTRE RÍOS (es)  (Guazú)
FALKLANDS AND DEPENDENCIES
British Crown Colony of FALKLANDS AND DEPENDENCIES  (Port Stanley)British Crown Colony of FALKLANDS AND DEPENDENCIES (en)  (Port Stanley)
FEDERAL DISTRICT
FEDERAL DISTRICT of Rio of Janeiro  (Rio of Janeiro)DISTRITO FEDERAL do Rio de Janeiro (pt)  (Rio de Janeiro)
FEDERAL DISTRICT OF VENEZUELA
FEDERAL DISTRICT of Venezuela : Caracas  (Caracas)DISTRITO FEDERAL de Venezuela (es)  (Santiago de León de Caracas)
FERNANDO DE NORONHA
FERNANDO DE NORONHA Territory  (Villado Remedios on Fernando de Noronha)Território de FERNANDO DE NORONHA (pt)  (Vila dos Remédios na Fernando de Noronha)
FILOMENA ISLANDS
Disputed Zone of FILOMENA ISLANDS  (Isle Filomena Grande)Zona de las ISLAS FILOMENA (es)  (Isla Filomena Grande)
FRENCH GUIANA
French Overseas Department of GUIANA  (Cayenne)Département d´outre-mer français de la GUYANE (fr)  (Cayenne)
GUAJIRA
GUAJIRA Intendency  (Riohacha + Uribia)Intendencia de LA GUAJIRA (es)  (Riohacha + Uribia)
META
META Intendency  (Villavicencio)Intendencia del META (es)  (Villavicencio)
PANAMA CANAL ZONE
Governorate of the PANAMA CANAL ZONE Terrritory of the Republic of Panama under the Juridiction of the United States of America  (Balboa Heights)PANAMA CANAL ZONE Terrritory of the Republic of Panama under the Juridiction of the United States of America (en) + Zona del CANAL DE PANAMÁ (es)  (Balboa Heights)
PUTUMAYO
PUTUMAYO Commissariat  (Mocoa)Comisaría del PUTUMAYO (es)  (Mocoa)
RIO BRANCO
RIO BRANCO Federal Territory  (Boa Vista of the Rio Branco)Território Federal do RIO BRANCO (pt)  (Boa Vista do Rio Branco)
RONDONIA
RONDONIA Federal Territory  (Porto Velho)Território Federal do RONDÔNIA (pt)  (Porto Velho)
SALA Y GOMEZ ISLAND
Chilean Navy administered SALA Y GOMEZ ISLAND  (Salas Y Gomez)ISLA SALA Y GÓMEZ Chilena (es)  (Salas-y-Gómez)
SAN BLAS
Autonomous Comarca of SAN BLAS [Administration from Colon]  (El Porvenir)Comarca de SAN BLAS (es)  (El Porvenir)
SERRA OF THE AIMORES
Region of SERRA OF THE AIMORES  (Mantena + Barra de Sao Francisco)Região da SERRA DOS AIMORÉS (pt)  (Mantena + Barra de São Francisco)
VAUPES
VAUPES Commissariat  (Mitu)Comisaría del VAUPÉS (es)  (Mitú)
VICHADA
VICHADA Commissariat  (Puerto Carreno)Comisaría del VICHADA (es)  (Puerto Carreño)

28 Territories & Dependencies



International Organisations or Groupings (selective list)


IBERO-AMERICAN STATES
Organisation
Ibero-American States Organization for Education Science and Culture : IASO  (San Francisco of Quito)Organización de Estados Iberoamericanos para la Educación la Ciencia y la Cultura : OEI (es) + Organização dos Estados Ibero-americanos para Educação Ciência e Cultura : OEI (pt)  (San Francisco de Quito) Caudillo Francisco Franco
RIO PACT
Organisation
Inter-American Treaty of Reciprocal Assistance : IATRA  (Rio of Janeiro)Inter-American Treaty of Reciprocal Assistance : IATRA (en) + Tratado Interamericano de Asistencia Recíproca : TIAR (es) + Traité Interaméricain d´Assistance Réciproque : TIAR (fr) + Tratado Interamericano de Assistência Recíproca : TIAR (pt)  (Rio de Janeiro) SG Jose Antonio Mora (uy)

2 Organisations & Groupings (selective list)

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 General Internet Sources

   * Base géographique, Archives nationales d'outre-mer (FR). For the administrative divisions of the former French dependencies.
   * Centennia Historical Atlas Software, ed. Centennia (US). For Europe, North Africa and Middle East historical maps.
   * Drapeaux d'Origine & d'Inspiration Françaises - DO&IF, SFV (FR). For French colonial flags.
   * Ethnologue: Languages of the World, SIL International (US). For languages codes.
   * Flags Of The World - FOTW, Rob Raeside (CA). For the current and historic flags of the world.
   * GeoNames, Geonames (CH). Geographical names database.
   * Google Books, Google (US). Online library used for specific sources.
   * Herald Dick Magazine, Herald Dick (FR). For some current and historic arms.
   * Heraldry of the World, by Ralf Hartemink (NL). For local emblems and arms.
   * L'aménagement linguistique dans le monde, by Jacques Leclerc, University of Laval (CA). For national linguistic policies.
   * National Arms and Emblems - Past and Present, by Hubert de Vries (NL). For historic national emblems and arms.
   * Numismondo - World Printed Money Picture Catalog, by Garry Saint, Esquire (US). For national currencies.
   * Omniatlas - Interactive atlas of World History, by Rick Westera (NZ). For some geopolitical maps.
   * Perry-Castañ:eda Library Map Collection, University of Texas at Austin (US). For some historical maps.
   * Population Statistics, by Jan Lahmeyer (NL). For historical regional demographies and areas.
   * Portale Storia, by Giovanni Fontana (IT). For photos of rulers.
   * ReliefWeb, by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). For maps of some administrative divisions.
   * Rulers.org, by Benjamin Schemmel (DE). For photos of rulers.
   * Statoids, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The World Factbook, ed. Central Intelligence Agency (US). For the general data and profiles of the current countries.
   * United Nations Peacekeeping, United Nations (UNO). For the United Nations Missions.
   * Vexilla Mundi, by Mello Luchtenberg (NL). For flags of the world.
   * Vexillographia, by Viktor Lomantsov (RU). For flags of Russia and Soviet Union.
   * Wikimedia Commons, Wikimedia Foundation (US). Free-use pictures.
   * Wikipedia, Wikimedia Foundation (US). For general data, maps, sources, pictures.
   * World Heritage Centre, (UNESCO). For the selected photos of the countries.
   * World History at KMLA, by Alexander Ganse (DE). For historical maps and links by country.
   * World Statesmen, by Ben Cahoon (US). Main source for the historical polities and their rulers.

 General Printed References

   * Atlas des empires and other books of Gérard Chaliand, ed. Payot (FR). General historical geopolitic data.
   * Atlas of the World's Languages, ed. Routledge (UK). Most complete world list of languages and dialects.
   * Flags Through the Ages and Accross the World, by Whitney Smith, ed. McGraw (US). Flags of the world.
   * Fragments d'Europe, by Michel Foucher, ed. Fayard (FR). For the post-Soviet Union polities.
   * L'État du Monde, ed. La Découverte (FR). Yearly geopolitic cover of the world.
   * Quid, by Dominique Frémy, ed. Plon (FR). Yearly encyclopedia that was useful for countries data.
   * Statoids printed version, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The Times Atlas of the World, ed. Times Atlas (UK). Periodical atlas of the world with its supplementary list of administrative subdivisions.
   * World Christian Encyclopedia, by David B. Barrett, ed. Oxford University Press (UK). For world religious groups but also ethnological data. First inspiring source of Ethnia.org website's look.
   * World Paper Money, ed. Krause (US). For historical currencies.

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