Country profiles

We have knowledgeable experts who keep detailed profiles of every country worldwide.

In this section of the website, you'll find summaries of these detailed country profiles.

For each country, we give headline facts and figures about the population, capital city, currency and so on. Then briefly outline the geography and recent history, current politics and economic trends, and the country's commercial and political relations with the UK.

Geographic names and information (GNI)

Click on the map for all the countries in that part of the world or choose any one country from the alphabetical list.

Foreign embassies in the UK

Get the details of foreign embassies in the UK.