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This is a list of countries that are members of the United Nations. The list includes the date each country joined the United Nations.

Flag Member Country Date joined
Afghanistan Afghanistan 19 November 1946
Albania Albania 14 December 1955
Algeria Algeria 8 October 1962
Andorra Andorra 28 July 1993
Angola Angola 1 December 1976
Antigua and Barbuda Antigua and Barbuda 11 November 1981
Argentina Argentina 24 October 1945
Armenia Armenia 2 March 1992
Australia Australia 1 November 1945
Austria Austria 14 December 1955
Azerbaijan Azerbaijan 2 March 1992
The Bahamas Bahamas 18 September 1973
Bahrain Bahrain 21 September 1971
Bangladesh Bangladesh 17 September 1974
Barbados Barbados 9 December 1966
Belarus Belarus 24 October 1945
Belgium Belgium 27 December 1945
Belize Belize 25 September 1981
Benin Benin 20 September 1960
Bhutan Bhutan 21 September 1971
Bolivia Bolivia 14 November 1945
Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia and Herzegovina 22 May 1992
Botswana Botswana 17 October 1966
Brazil Brazil 24 October 1945
Brunei Brunei Darussalam 21 September 1984
Bulgaria Bulgaria 14 December 1955
Burkina Faso Burkina Faso 20 September 1960
Burundi Burundi 18 September 1962
Cambodia Cambodia 14 December 1955
Cameroon Cameroon 20 September 1960
Canada Canada 9 November 1945
Cape Verde Cape Verde 16 September 1975
Central African Republic Central African Republic 20 September 1960
Chad Chad 20 September 1960
Chile Chile 24 October 1945
People's Republic of China China 24 October 1945
Colombia Colombia 5 November 1945
Comoros Comoros 12 November 1975
Democratic Republic of the Congo Congo, Democratic Republic of the 20 September 1960
Republic of the Congo Congo, Republic of the 20 September 1960
Costa Rica Costa Rica 2 November 1945
Côte d'Ivoire Côte d'Ivoire 20 September 1960
Croatia Croatia 22 May 1992
Cuba Cuba 24 October 1945
Republic of Cyprus Cyprus 20 September 1960
Czech Republic Czech Republic 19 January 1993
Denmark Denmark 24 October 1945
Djibouti Djibouti 20 September 1977
Dominica Dominica 18 December 1978
Dominican Republic Dominican Republic 24 October 1945
Ecuador Ecuador 21 December 1945
Egypt Egypt, Arab Republic of 24 October 1945
El Salvador El Salvador 24 October 1945
Equatorial Guinea Equatorial Guinea 12 November 1968
Eritrea Eritrea 28 May 1993
Estonia Estonia 17 September 1991
Ethiopia Ethiopia 13 November 1945
Fiji Fiji 13 October 1970
Finland Finland 14 December 1955
France France 24 October 1945
Gabon Gabon 20 September 1960
The Gambia Gambia 21 September 1965
Georgia (country) Georgia 31 July 1992
Germany Germany 18 September 1973
Ghana Ghana 8 March 1957
Greece Greece 25 October 1945
Grenada Grenada 17 September 1974
Guatemala Guatemala 21 November 1945
Guinea Guinea 12 December 1958
Guinea-Bissau Guinea-Bissau 17 September 1974
Guyana Guyana 20 September 1966
Haiti Haiti 24 October 1945
Honduras Honduras 17 December 1945
Hungary Hungary 14 December 1955
Iceland Iceland 19 November 1946
India India 30 October 1945
Indonesia Indonesia 28 September 1950
Iran Iran, Islamic Republic of 24 October 1945
Iraq Iraq 21 December 1945
Republic of Ireland Ireland 14 December 1955
Israel Israel 11 May 1949
Italy Italy 14 December 1955
Jamaica Jamaica 18 September 1962
Japan Japan 18 December 1956
Jordan Jordan 14 December 1955
Kazakhstan Kazakhstan 2 March 1992
Kenya Kenya 16 December 1963
Kiribati Kiribati 14 September 1999
North Korea Korea, Democratic People's
Republic of (North Korea)
17 September 1991
South Korea Korea, Republic of (South Korea) 17 September 1991
Kuwait Kuwait 14 May 1963
Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan 2 March 1992
Laos Laos 14 December 1955
Latvia Latvia 17 September 1991
Lebanon Lebanon 24 October 1945
Lesotho Lesotho 17 October 1966
 
Flag Member Country Date joined
Liberia Liberia 2 November 1945
Libya Libya 14 December 1955
Liechtenstein Liechtenstein 18 September 1990
Lithuania Lithuania 17 September 1991
Luxembourg Luxembourg 24 October 1945
Republic of Macedonia Macedonia, The Former Yugoslav Republic of 8 April 1993
Madagascar Madagascar 20 September 1960
Malawi Malawi 1 December 1964
Malaysia Malaysia 17 September 1957
Maldives Maldives 21 September 1965
Mali Mali 28 September 1960
Malta Malta 1 December 1964
Marshall Islands Marshall Islands 17 September 1991
Mauritania Mauritania 27 October 1961
Mauritius Mauritius 24 April 1968
Mexico Mexico 7 November 1945
Federated States of Micronesia Micronesia, Federated States of 17 September 1991
Moldova Moldova 2 March 1992
Monaco Monaco 28 May 1993
Mongolia Mongolia 27 October 1961
Montenegro Montenegro 28 June 2006
Morocco Morocco 12 November 1956
Mozambique Mozambique 16 September 1975
Myanmar Myanmar 19 April 1948
Namibia Namibia 23 April 1990
Nauru Nauru 14 September 1999
Nepal Nepal 14 December 1955
Netherlands Netherlands 10 December 1945
New Zealand New Zealand 24 October 1945
Nicaragua Nicaragua 24 October 1945
Niger Niger 20 September 1960
Nigeria Nigeria 7 October 1960
Norway Norway 27 November 1945
Oman Oman 7 October 1971
Pakistan Pakistan 30 September 1947
Palau Palau 15 December 1994
Panama Panama 13 November 1945
Papua New Guinea Papua New Guinea 10 October 1975
Paraguay Paraguay 24 October 1945
Peru Peru 31 October 1945
Philippines Philippines 24 October 1945
Poland Poland 24 October 1945
Portugal Portugal 14 December 1955
Qatar Qatar 21 September 1971
Romania Romania 14 December 1955
Russia Russian Federation 24 October 1945
Rwanda Rwanda 18 September 1962
Saint Kitts and Nevis Saint Kitts and Nevis 23 September 1983
Saint Lucia Saint Lucia 18 September 1979
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 16 September 1980
Samoa Samoa 15 December 1976
San Marino San Marino 2 March 1992
São Tomé and Príncipe São Tomé and Príncipe 16 September 1975
Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia 24 October 1945
Senegal Senegal 28 September 1960
Serbia Serbia 1 November 2000
Seychelles Seychelles 21 September 1976
Sierra Leone Sierra Leone 27 September 1961
Singapore Singapore 21 September 1965
Slovakia Slovakia 19 January 1993
Slovenia Slovenia 22 May 1992
Solomon Islands Solomon Islands 19 September 1978
Somalia Somalia 20 September 1960
South Africa South Africa 7 November 1945
South Sudan South Sudan 14 July 2011
Spain Spain 14 December 1955
Sri Lanka Sri Lanka 14 December 1955
Sudan Sudan 12 November 1956
Suriname Suriname 4 December 1975
Swaziland Swaziland 24 September 1968
Sweden Sweden 19 November 1946
Switzerland Switzerland 10 September 2002
Syria Syria 24 October 1945
Tajikistan Tajikistan 2 March 1992
Tanzania Tanzania, United Republic of 14 December 1961
Thailand Thailand 16 December 1946
East Timor Timor-Leste 27 September 2002
Togo Togo 20 September 1960
Tonga Tonga 14 September 1999
Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago 18 September 1962
Tunisia Tunisia 12 November 1956
Turkey Turkey 24 October 1945
Turkmenistan Turkmenistan 2 March 1992
Tuvalu Tuvalu 5 September 2000
Uganda Uganda 25 October 1962
Ukraine Ukraine 24 October 1945
United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates 9 December 1971
United Kingdom United Kingdom
 of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
24 October 1945
United States United States of America 24 October 1945
Uruguay Uruguay 18 December 1945
Uzbekistan Uzbekistan 2 March 1992
Vanuatu Vanuatu 15 September 1981
Venezuela Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of 15 November 1945
Vietnam Vietnam 20 September 1977
Yemen Yemen 30 September 1947
Zambia Zambia 1 December 1964
Zimbabwe Zimbabwe 25 August 1980

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