List of sovereign states in 1940

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Sovereign states by year
List of sovereign states in 1939 Events of 1940 List of sovereign states in 1941

Sovereign states[edit]

A[edit]

  • Afghanistan Afghanistan - Kingdom of Afghanistan
  •  Andorra - Principality of Andorra
  •  Argentina - Argentine Republic
  •  Australia - Commonwealth of Australia (Dominion of the British Empire)

B[edit]

  •  Belgium - Kingdom of Belgium (Metropole to May 17)
  •  Bolivia - Republic of Bolivia
  •  Brazil - Republic of the United States of Brazil
  •  Bulgaria - Kingdom of Bulgaria

C[edit]

D[edit]

E[edit]

F[edit]

G[edit]

H[edit]

I[edit]

J[edit]

  •  Japan - Empire of Japan

L[edit]

  •  Latvia - Republic of Latvia (to June 17)
  •  Liberia - Republic of Liberia
  •  Liechtenstein - Principality of Liechtenstein
  •  Lithuania - Republic of Lithuania (to June 15)
  •  Luxembourg - Grand Duchy of Luxembourg (to May 10)

M[edit]

  •  Mexico - United Mexican States
  •  Monaco - Principality of Monaco
  • Mongolia Mongolia - Mongolian People's Republic

N[edit]

  • Nepal - Kingdom of Nepal
  •  Netherlands - Kingdom of the Netherlands (Metropole to May 14)
  • New Zealand New Zealand - Dominion of New Zealand (Dominion of the British Empire)
  •  Nicaragua - Republic of Nicaragua
  •  Norway - Kingdom of Norway (Metropole to June 7)

P[edit]

R[edit]

S[edit]

T[edit]

U[edit]

V[edit]

Y[edit]

  • Yemen Yemen - Mutawakkilite Kingdom of Yemen
  •  Yugoslavia - Kingdom of Yugoslavia

Occupied states[edit]

  • Denmark Denmark - Kingdom of Denmark (from April 9)
  • Estonia Estonia - Republic of Estonia (from June 17)
  • Latvia Latvia - Republic of Latvia (from June 17)
  • Lithuania Lithuania - Republic of Lithuania (from June 15)

Other states[edit]

  • Considered Japanese puppets by international community
  • Considered German puppet by international community
    • Slovakia Slovakia - Slovak Republic (recognized by several neutral States)
  • Considered Soviet puppets by international community
  • Considered Chinese territory by international community

Non-Sovereign Territories[edit]

Australia[edit]

Belgium[edit]

  •  Belgian Congo (Colony, loyal to the government-in-exile, from May 17)

Condominiums[edit]

Denmark[edit]

  • Denmark Greenland (Possession, effectively self-governing, from April 9)

France[edit]

Germany[edit]

  • Nazi Germany Belgium and North France - Military Administration in Belgium and North France (Military administration, from May 17)
  •  Bohemia and Moravia - Protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia (Autonomous protectorate)
  • Nazi Germany Channel Islands (Occupied territory,from June 30)
  • Nazi Germany General Government
    • General Government for the Occupied Polish Territories (Autonomous territory, to July 31)
    • General Government (from July 31, Autonomous territory)
  • Netherlands Netherlands - Netherlands Reich Commission (Civil administration, from May 14)
  • Norway Norway - Norway Reich Commission (Civil administration, from June 7)

International[edit]

  • Shanghai - Shanghai International Settlement (International concession)
  • Tangier - City of Tangier (de jure Moroccan city under International administration, to November 4)

Italy[edit]

Japan[edit]

League of Nations Mandates[edit]

Netherlands[edit]

New Zealand[edit]

Norway[edit]

Portugal[edit]

Spain[edit]

United Kingdom[edit]

United States[edit]

References[edit]