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Below follows a complete list of all olympic countries that have participated in the olympic games since 1896. The list is ordered alphabetically by the three letter country codes for quick information about a specific olympic country code. Click the name of a specific olympic country for more information.
AFG Afghanistan KUW Kuwait
AHO Netherlands Antilles LAO Laos
ALB Albania LAT Latvia
ALG Algeria LBA Libya
AND Andorra LBR Liberia
ANG Angola LCA Saint Lucia
ANT Antigua & Barbuda LES Lesotho
ANZ Australasia LIB Lebanon
ARG Argentina LIE Liechtenstein
ARM Armenia LTU Lithuania
ARU Aruba LUX Luxembourg
ASA American Samoa MAD Madagascar
AUS Australia MAR Morocco
AUT Austria MAS Malaysia
AZE Azerbaijan MAW Malawi
BAH Bahamas MDA Moldova
BAN Bangladesh MDV Maldives
BAR Barbados MEX Mexico
BDI Burundi MGL Mongolia
BEL Belgium MHL Marshall Islands
BEN Benin MKD Macedonia
BER Bermuda MLI Mali
BHU Bhutan MLT Malta
BIH Bosnia-Herzegovina MNE Montenegro
BIZ Belize MON Monaco
BLR Belarus MOZ Mozambique
BOH Bohemia MRI Mauritius
BOL Bolivia MTN Mauritania
BOT Botswana MYA Myanmar
BRA Brazil NAM Namibia
BRN Bahrain NBO North Borneo
BRU Brunei NCA Nicaragua
BUL Bulgaria NED Netherlands
BUR Burkina Faso NEP Nepal
BWI West Indies Federation NGR Nigeria
CAF Central African Republic NIG Niger
CAM Cambodia NOR Norway
CAN Canada NRU Nauru
CAY Cayman Islands NZL New Zealand
CGO Congo-Brazzaville OMA Oman
CHA Chad PAK Pakistan
CHI Chile PAN Panama
CHN China PAR Paraguay
CIV Cote d'Ivoire PER Peru
CMR Cameroon PHI Philippines
COD Democratic Republic of the Congo PLE Palestine
COK Cook Islands PLW Palau
COL Colombia PNG Papua New Guinea
COM Comoros POL Poland
CPV Cape Verde POR Portugal
CRC Costa Rica PRK North Korea
CRO Croatia PUR Puerto Rico
CUB Cuba QAT Qatar
CYP Cyprus ROA Team of Refugee Olympic Athletes
CZE Czech Republic ROU Romania
DEN Denmark RSA South Africa
DJI Djibouti RUS Russia
DMA Dominica RWA Rwanda
DOM Dominican Republic SAA Saar
ECU Ecuador SAM Samoa
EGY Egypt SCG Serbia and Montenegro
ERI Eritrea SEN Senegal
ESA El Salvador SEY Seychelles
ESP Spain SIN Singapore
EST Estonia SKN Saint Kitts and Nevis
ETH Ethiopia SLE Sierra Leone
EUN Unified Team SLO Slovenia
FIJ Fiji SMR San Marino
FIN Finland SOL Solomon Islands
FRA France SOM Somalia
FRG West Germany SRB Serbia
FSM Federal States of Micronesia SRI Sri Lanka
GAB Gabon SSD South Sudan
GAM Gambia STP Sao Tome and Principe
GBR Great Britain SUD Sudan
GBS Guinea Bissau SUI Switzerland
GDR German Democratic Republic SUR Suriname
GEO Georgia SVK Slovakia
GEQ Equatorial Guinea SWE Sweden
GER Germany SWZ Swaziland
GHA Ghana SYR Syria
GRE Greece TAN Tanzania
GRN Grenada TCH Czechoslovakia
GUA Guatemala TGA Tonga
GUI Guinea THA Thailand
GUM Guam TJK Tajikistan
GUY Guyana TKM Turkmenistan
HAI Haiti TLS East Timor
HKG Hong Kong TOG Togo
HON Honduras TPE Taiwan
HUN Hungary TTO Trinidad and Tobago
INA Indonesia TUN Tunisia
IND India TUR Turkey
IOA Independent Olympic Athletes TUV Tuvalu
IRI Iran UAE United Arab Emirates
IRL Ireland UAR United Arab Republic
IRQ Iraq UGA Uganda
ISL Iceland UKR Ukraine
ISR Israel URS Soviet Union
ISV Virgin Islands URU Uruguay
ITA Italy USA United States of America
IVB British Virgin Islands UZB Uzbekistan
JAM Jamaica VAN Vanuatu
JOR Jordan VEN Venezuela
JPN Japan VIE Vietnam
KAZ Kazakhstan VIN Saint Vincent and Grenadines
KEN Kenya VNM South Vietnam
KGZ Kyrgyzstan YAR North Yemen
KIR Kiribati YEM Yemen
KOR South Korea YMD South Yemen
KOS Kosovo YUG Yugoslavia
KSA Saudi Arabia ZAM Zambia
KUW Kuwait ZIM Zimbabwe
This list of olympic countries and facts about the 3 letter country codes abbreviations is based on the official reports of the olympics and the games-encyclo database