worldCities statistics

Breakdown by country

Number of records by country, as well as the number and types of administrative divisions (states, provinces, etc...).
CountryRecords
Afghanistan
  • First-level administrative division: 32 provinces
18,218
Albania
  • First-level administrative division: 12 counties
3,805
Algeria
  • First-level administrative division: 48 provinces
6,621
American Samoa125
Andorra
  • First-level administrative division: 7 provinces
62
Angola
  • First-level administrative division: 18 provinces
5,403
Anguilla36
AntarcticaN/A
Antigua and Barbuda
  • First-level administrative division: 6 parishes, 1 dependency
127
Argentina
  • First-level administrative division: 23 provinces, 1 autonomous city
6,424
Armenia
  • First-level administrative division: 9 provinces, 1 division, 1 city
1,084
Aruba101
Ashmore and Cartier IslandsN/A
Australia
  • First-level administrative division: 6 states, 2 territories
9,556
Austria
  • First-level administrative division: 9 states
13,441
Azerbaijan
  • First-level administrative division: 9 cities, 56 districts, 5 divisions, 1 autonomous republic
4,362
Bahamas, The
  • First-level administrative division: 11 districts, 10 divisions
332
Bahrain
  • First-level administrative division: 12 divisions
130
Baker IslandN/A
Bangladesh
  • First-level administrative division: 3 U6, 3 divisions
22,259
Barbados
  • First-level administrative division: 11 parishes
520
Bassas da IndiaN/A
Belarus
  • First-level administrative division: 6 provinces, 1 city
9,790
Belgium
  • First-level administrative division: 10 provinces, 1 region
11,710
Belize
  • First-level administrative division: 6 districts
417
Benin
  • First-level administrative division: 12 departments
585
Bermuda
  • First-level administrative division: 9 parishes, 2 municipalities
30
Bhutan
  • First-level administrative division: 3 divisions, 15 districts
88
Bolivia
  • First-level administrative division: 9 departments
9,243
Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • First-level administrative division: 3 divisions
14,971
Botswana
  • First-level administrative division: 9 districts
456
Bouvet IslandN/A
Brazil
  • First-level administrative division: 26 states, 1 federal district
21,887
British Indian Ocean TerritoryN/A
British Virgin Islands22
Brunei216
Bulgaria
  • First-level administrative division: 28 provinces
5,780
Burkina Faso
  • First-level administrative division: 45 provinces
8,601
Burundi
  • First-level administrative division: 15 provinces, 1 division
2,038
Cambodia
  • First-level administrative division: 4 municipalities, 19 provinces, 1 U6
6,903
Cameroon
  • First-level administrative division: 10 provinces
7,842
Canada
  • First-level administrative division: 3 territories, 10 provinces
4,672
Cape Verde
  • First-level administrative division: 16 municipalities
231
Cayman Islands64
Central African Republic
  • First-level administrative division: 2 economic prefectures, 14 prefectures, 1 autonomous municipality
4,778
Chad
  • First-level administrative division: 2 divisions, 12 regions
6,935
Chile
  • First-level administrative division: 13 regions
3,106
China
  • First-level administrative division: 5 autonomous regions, 4 municipalities, 22 provinces
80,258
Christmas Island5
Clipperton IslandN/A
Cocos (Keeling) Islands1
Colombia
  • First-level administrative division: 32 departments, 1 capital district
17,221
Comoros
  • First-level administrative division: 3 ISL
375
Congo
  • First-level administrative division: 10 regions, 1 municipality
4,915
Cook Islands42
Coral Sea IslandsN/A
Costa Rica
  • First-level administrative division: 7 provinces
1,953
Côte d'Ivoire
  • First-level administrative division: 19 regions
5,987
Croatia
  • First-level administrative division: 21 counties
7,750
Cuba
  • First-level administrative division: 15 provinces
7,503
Cyprus
  • First-level administrative division: 6 districts
690
Czech Republic
  • First-level administrative division: 13 regions, 1 capital city
14,869
Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • First-level administrative division: 11 provinces
18,523
Denmark
  • First-level administrative division: 5 regions
6,505
Djibouti
  • First-level administrative division: 5 regions, 1 city
47
Dominica
  • First-level administrative division: 10 parishes
109
Dominican Republic
  • First-level administrative division: 31 provinces, 1 national district
7,140
East Timor2,638
Ecuador
  • First-level administrative division: 22 provinces
5,871
Egypt
  • First-level administrative division: 26 governorates
7,099
El Salvador
  • First-level administrative division: 14 departments
3,130
Equatorial Guinea
  • First-level administrative division: 7 provinces
1,598
Eritrea
  • First-level administrative division: 6 regions
485
Estonia
  • First-level administrative division: 15 counties
5,171
Ethiopia
  • First-level administrative division: 9 regions, 2 cities
8,605
Europa IslandN/A
Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)54
Faroe Islands170
Federated States of Micronesia
  • First-level administrative division: 4 states
308
Fiji
  • First-level administrative division: 4 divisions, 1 dependency
1,178
Finland
  • First-level administrative division: 6 provinces
11,071
France
  • First-level administrative division: 22 regions
  • Second-level administrative division: 96 departments
56,853
French Polynesia286
Gabon
  • First-level administrative division: 9 provinces
3,499
Gambia
  • First-level administrative division: 5 divisions, 1 city
1,879
Georgia
  • First-level administrative division: 61 divisions, 2 autonomous republics
1,736
Germany
  • First-level administrative division: 16 states
67,370
Ghana
  • First-level administrative division: 10 regions
9,004
Gibraltar4
Glorioso IslandsN/A
Greece
  • First-level administrative division: 13 peripheries, 1 autonomous region
  • Second-level administrative division: 54 prefectures
11,061
Greenland
  • First-level administrative division: 3 counties
244
Grenada
  • First-level administrative division: 6 parishes
255
Guam125
Guatemala
  • First-level administrative division: 22 departments
5,414
Guernsey21
Guinea
  • First-level administrative division: 5 divisions, 28 prefectures, 1 special zone
6,231
Guinea-Bissau
  • First-level administrative division: 8 regions, 1 autonomous sector
3,827
Guyana
  • First-level administrative division: 10 regions
365
Haiti
  • First-level administrative division: 9 departments
9,515
Heard Island and McDonald IslandsN/A
Honduras
  • First-level administrative division: 18 departments
9,116
Hong Kong1,039
Howland IslandN/A
Hungary
  • First-level administrative division: 39 divisions
9,849
Iceland
  • First-level administrative division: 8 regions
416
India
  • First-level administrative division: 7 union territories, 26 states, 1 division
25,324
Indonesia
  • First-level administrative division: 32 provinces, 1 division
30,762
Iran
  • First-level administrative division: 30 provinces
57,595
Iraq
  • First-level administrative division: 18 governorates
8,024
Ireland
  • First-level administrative division: 26 counties
8,098
Isle of Man35
Israel
  • First-level administrative division: 6 districts
1,152
Italy
  • First-level administrative division: 20 regions
  • Second-level administrative division: 110 provinces
16,553
Jamaica
  • First-level administrative division: 14 parishes
2,066
Jan MayenN/A
Japan
  • First-level administrative division: 47 prefectures
9,894
Jarvis Island1
Jersey33
Johnston AtollN/A
Jordan
  • First-level administrative division: 10 governorates
409
Juan de Nova IslandN/A
Kazakhstan
  • First-level administrative division: 3 cities, 14 provinces
5,914
Kenya
  • First-level administrative division: 4 divisions, 3 provinces, 1 U6
2,306
Kingman ReefN/A
Kiribati113
Kuwait
  • First-level administrative division: 5 governorates
60
Kyrgyzstan
  • First-level administrative division: 7 provinces, 1 independent city
755
Laos
  • First-level administrative division: 16 provinces, 1 prefecture, 1 division
10,699
Latvia
  • First-level administrative division: 5 cities, 26 districts
3,862
Lebanon
  • First-level administrative division: 6 governorates
3,027
Lesotho
  • First-level administrative division: 10 districts
266
Liberia
  • First-level administrative division: 15 counties
5,133
Libya
  • First-level administrative division: 48 divisions
840
Liechtenstein
  • First-level administrative division: 11 municipalities
37
Lithuania
  • First-level administrative division: 10 counties
5,723
Luxembourg
  • First-level administrative division: 3 districts
640
Macau6
Macedonia
  • First-level administrative division: 123 divisions
911
Madagascar
  • First-level administrative division: 6 autonomous provinces
12,843
Malawi
  • First-level administrative division: 27 districts
2,859
Malaysia
  • First-level administrative division: 3 federal territories, 13 states
13,090
Maldives
  • First-level administrative division: 18 atolls, 1 division
40
Mali
  • First-level administrative division: 8 regions, 1 district
8,932
Malta266
Marshall Islands3
Mauritania
  • First-level administrative division: 12 regions
862
Mauritius
  • First-level administrative division: 9 districts, 3 dependencies
525
Mexico
  • First-level administrative division: 31 states, 1 federal district
43,561
Midway IslandsN/A
Moldova
  • First-level administrative division: 32 districts, 3 municipalities, 1 division, 1 autonomous region
1,699
Monaco5
Mongolia
  • First-level administrative division: 21 provinces, 1 district
1,403
Montenegro
  • First-level administrative division: 21 municipalities
24
Montserrat
  • First-level administrative division: 3 divisions
80
Morocco
  • First-level administrative division: 16 regions
14,551
Mozambique
  • First-level administrative division: 10 provinces, 1 city
19,277
Myanmar
  • First-level administrative division: 7 states, 7 divisions
31,219
Namibia
  • First-level administrative division: 13 regions
1,806
Nauru8
Navassa IslandN/A
Nepal
  • First-level administrative division: 5 divisions
  • Second-level administrative division: 14 divisions
802
Netherlands
  • First-level administrative division: 12 provinces
7,023
Netherlands Antilles203
New Caledonia581
New Zealand
  • First-level administrative division: 16 regions, 1 islands group
2,383
Nicaragua
  • First-level administrative division: 2 autonomous communities, 15 departments
2,287
Niger
  • First-level administrative division: 7 departments, 1 capital district
6,260
Nigeria
  • First-level administrative division: 35 states, 1 federal capital territory, 1 division
29,341
Niue15
Norfolk Island3
North Korea
  • First-level administrative division: 9 provinces, 1 special region, 1 special city, 1 division, 1 city
20,954
Northern Mariana Islands27
Norway
  • First-level administrative division: 18 counties, 1 city and county
8,278
Oman
  • First-level administrative division: 5 regions, 3 governorates
1,735
Pakistan
  • First-level administrative division: 4 provinces, 2 territories, 2 divisions
62,950
Palau102
Palmyra AtollN/A
Panama
  • First-level administrative division: 9 provinces, 1 indigenous region
5,183
Papua New Guinea
  • First-level administrative division: 20 provinces
10,924
Paraguay
  • First-level administrative division: 17 departments, 1 capital district
1,741
Peru
  • First-level administrative division: 25 regions, 1 province
17,797
Philippines
  • First-level administrative division: 70 provinces, 63 divisions
28,766
Pitcairn Islands1
Poland
  • First-level administrative division: 16 provinces
33,591
Portugal
  • First-level administrative division: 2 autonomous regions, 18 districts
14,548
Puerto Rico1,953
Qatar
  • First-level administrative division: 9 municipalities, 1 U6
178
Romania
  • First-level administrative division: 42 divisions
17,327
Russia
  • First-level administrative division: 8 territories, 5 autonomous districts, 45 provinces, 20 republics, 2 federal cities, 10 divisions
116,839
Rwanda
  • First-level administrative division: 10 divisions
795
Saint Helena13
Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • First-level administrative division: 14 parishes
132
Saint Lucia
  • First-level administrative division: 11 divisions
189
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • First-level administrative division: 6 parishes
71
Samoa271
San Marino
  • First-level administrative division: 9 municipalities
18
Sao Tome and Principe
  • First-level administrative division: 2 provinces
208
Saudi Arabia
  • First-level administrative division: 13 provinces
2,724
Senegal
  • First-level administrative division: 11 regions
8,677
Serbia
  • First-level administrative division: 2 autonomous provinces, 1 division
  • Second-level administrative division: 32 divisions
7,665
Seychelles
  • First-level administrative division: 25 districts
36
Sierra Leone
  • First-level administrative division: 3 provinces, 1 area
4,905
Singapore284
Slovakia
  • First-level administrative division: 8 counties
4,861
Slovenia
  • First-level administrative division: 192 divisions, 1 U6
3,228
Solomon Islands
  • First-level administrative division: 9 provinces
2,931
Somalia
  • First-level administrative division: 4 regions, 12 divisions
3,175
South Africa
  • First-level administrative division: 9 provinces
7,681
South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands2
South Korea
  • First-level administrative division: 8 provinces, 6 metropolitan cities, 1 special city, 1 special autonomous province
13,677
South Sudan
  • First-level administrative division: 9 states, 1 division
4,556
Spain
  • First-level administrative division: 2 autonomous cities, 17 autonomous communities
  • Second-level administrative division: 50 provinces
25,858
Sri Lanka
  • First-level administrative division: 7 provinces, 1 division
14,403
Sudan
  • First-level administrative division: 2 U6, 13 states, 1 division
5,798
Suriname
  • First-level administrative division: 10 districts
449
Svalbard7
Swaziland
  • First-level administrative division: 4 districts
57
Sweden
  • First-level administrative division: 21 counties
23,845
Switzerland
  • First-level administrative division: 26 cantons
3,074
Syria
  • First-level administrative division: 14 governorates
7,812
Taiwan
  • First-level administrative division: 2 provinces, 2 municipalities
8,759
Tajikistan
  • First-level administrative division: 1 U6, 1 region, 1 province, 1 autonomous province
1,517
Tanzania
  • First-level administrative division: 26 regions
6,740
Thailand
  • First-level administrative division: 75 divisions, 1 U6
23,389
Togo
  • First-level administrative division: 5 regions
3,754
Tokelau1
Tonga
  • First-level administrative division: 3 divisions
110
Trinidad and Tobago
  • First-level administrative division: 9 divisions
393
Tromelin IslandN/A
Tunisia
  • First-level administrative division: 24 governorates
1,723
Turkey
  • First-level administrative division: 81 provinces
26,871
Turkmenistan
  • First-level administrative division: 5 provinces
1,059
Turks and Caicos Islands18
Tuvalu11
Uganda
  • First-level administrative division: 56 divisions
2,784
Ukraine
  • First-level administrative division: 24 provinces, 2 municipalities, 1 autonomous republic
21,407
United Arab Emirates
  • First-level administrative division: 7 emirates
320
United Kingdom
  • First-level administrative division: 4 divisions
  • Fourth-level administrative division: 148 divisions
  • Second-level administrative division: 89 divisions
  • Third-level administrative division: 49 divisions
14,913
United States
  • First-level administrative division: 50 states, 1 federal district
  • Second-level administrative division: 42 independent cities, 3098 counties, 1 district
174,281
Uruguay
  • First-level administrative division: 19 departments
746
US Minor Outlying Islands10
Uzbekistan
  • First-level administrative division: 12 provinces, 1 independent city, 1 autonomous republic
3,522
Vanuatu
  • First-level administrative division: 5 provinces, 3 divisions
1,232
Vatican CityN/A
Venezuela
  • First-level administrative division: 23 states, 1 federal dependency, 1 capital district
18,571
Vietnam
  • First-level administrative division: 55 provinces, 5 municipalities, 1 city
23,630
Virgin Islands205
Wake IslandN/A
Western Sahara28
Yemen
  • First-level administrative division: 19 governorates
6,658
Zambia
  • First-level administrative division: 9 provinces
11,025
Zimbabwe
  • First-level administrative division: 8 provinces, 2 cities
987