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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 ROU Romania
CZE Czech Republic RSA South Africa
DEN Denmark RUS Russia
DJI Djibouti RWA Rwanda
DMA Dominica SAA Saar
DOM Dominican Republic SAM Samoa
ECU Ecuador SCG Serbia and Montenegro
EGY Egypt SEN Senegal
ERI Eritrea SEY Seychelles
ESA El Salvador SIN Singapore
ESP Spain SKN Saint Kitts and Nevis
EST Estonia SLE Sierra Leone
ETH Ethiopia SLO Slovenia
EUN Unified Team SMR San Marino
FIJ Fiji SOL Solomon Islands
FIN Finland SOM Somalia
FRA France SRB Serbia
FRG West Germany SRI Sri Lanka
FSM Federal States of Micronesia SSD South Sudan
GAB Gabon STP Sao Tome and Principe
GAM Gambia SUD Sudan
GBR Great Britain SUI Switzerland
GBS Guinea Bissau SUR Suriname
GDR German Democratic Republic SVK Slovakia
GEO Georgia SWE Sweden
GEQ Equatorial Guinea SWZ Swaziland
GER Germany SYR Syria
GHA Ghana TAN Tanzania
GRE Greece TCH Czechoslovakia
GRN Grenada TGA Tonga
GUA Guatemala THA Thailand
GUI Guinea TJK Tajikistan
GUM Guam TKM Turkmenistan
GUY Guyana TLS East Timor
HAI Haiti TOG Togo
HKG Hong Kong TPE Taiwan
HON Honduras TTO Trinidad and Tobago
HUN Hungary TUN Tunisia
INA Indonesia TUR Turkey
IND India TUV Tuvalu
IOA Independent Olympic Athletes UAE United Arab Emirates
IRI Iran UAR United Arab Republic
IRL Ireland UGA Uganda
IRQ Iraq UKR Ukraine
ISL Iceland URS Soviet Union
ISR Israel URU Uruguay
ISV Virgin Islands USA United States of America
ITA Italy UZB Uzbekistan
IVB British Virgin Islands VAN Vanuatu
JAM Jamaica VEN Venezuela
JOR Jordan VIE Vietnam
JPN Japan VIN Saint Vincent and Grenadines
KAZ Kazakhstan VNM South Vietnam
KEN Kenya YAR North Yemen
KGZ Kyrgyzstan YEM Yemen
KIR Kiribati YMD South Yemen
KOR South Korea YUG Yugoslavia
KOS Kosovo ZAM Zambia
KSA Saudi Arabia 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