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NEW ZEALAND  UNITED KINGDOM  Realm of NEW ZEALAND
  
(Wellington) - (London + Westminster) - (Wellington)

Special Territory of CHATHAM ISLANDS

Flag or logo since 1986-01-01
CHATHAM ISLANDS Territory (en) + Ko WHAREKAURI (mi)
Emblem or Symbol

Queen Elizabeth II
(ruler of UNITED KINGDOM since 1952-02-06)
Population:
Area:
Capital:Waitangi(Waitangi)
Official languages:()
Official religions:()








Other Current States within the 2019's internationaly recognized Country boundaries (listed below in grey, it may contain errors)

COOK ISLANDS Associated Territory of COOK ISLANDS  (Avarua)
NIUE Associated State of NIUE  (Alofi)
NEW ZEALAND Realm of NEW ZEALAND  (Wellington)


Other Current Entities within the 2019's internationaly recognized Country boundaries (listed below in grey, it may contain errors)

BALLENY ISLANDS BALLENY ISLANDS Group  (Swan Base)
ROSS New Zealand Antarctic Territory : ROSS Dependency  (Scott Base)
SCOTT ISLAND SCOTT ISLAND Area  ((Wellington))
KERMADEC ISLANDS KERMADEC ISLANDS Group  (Raoul Island Station)
NORTH MINOR ISLANDS NORTH MINOR ISLANDS Groups  (Raoul Island Station)
THREE KINGS ISLANDS THREE KINGS ISLANDS Group  (-)
ATAFU Island Council of ATAFU  (Fale on Atafu)
AVARUA Chiefdom of AVARUA  (Avarua)
FAKAOFO Island Council of FAKAOFO  (Fenuafala on Fakaofo)
MANIHIKI MANIHIKI Island Council  (Tauhunu)
NUKUNONU Island Council of NUKUNONU  (Nukunonu)
OUTER ISLANDS OUTER ISLANDS Local Government  (Omoka)
PALMERSTON ISLAND PALMERSTON ISLAND Local Government  (Palmerston)
PENRHYN PENRHYN Island Council  (Omoka)
PUKAPUKA PUKAPUKA Island Council  (Roto)
RAKAHANGA RAKAHANGA Island Council  (Rakahanga)
RAROTONGA RAROTONGA Local Government  (Avarua)
RAROTONGA RAROTONGA Local Government  (Avarua)
SUWARROW SUWARROW Island Unrecognized Russian Empire : Sovereign State Imperial See  (Suvarov)
TOKELAU Government of TOKELAU  (Fenuafala on Fakaofo + Nukunonu + Fale on Atafu)
ANTIPODES ISLANDS ANTIPODES ISLANDS Group  (Castaway Hut)
AUCKLAND ISLANDS AUCKLAND ISLANDS Archipelago  (Hardwicke)
BASE OHAKEA Royal New Zealand Air Force BASE OHAKEA  (Base Ohakea)
BLENHEIM ISLANDS Riviera Principality on BLENHEIM ISLANDS  (Riviera)
BOUNTY ISLANDS BOUNTY ISLANDS Group  (-)
CAMPBELL ISLANDS CAMPBELL ISLAND Group  (Campbell Island Station)
MAORI MAORI Kingship  (Ngaruawahia)
MAORIS MAORI Councils  (Rotorua)
NEW ZEALAND OUTLYING ISLANDS Area Outside Territorial Authority : NEW ZEALAND OUTLYING ISLANDS  ((Wellington))
NGATI TUWHARETOA Maori Chiefdom of NGATI TUWHARETOA  (Kawerau)
OTAGO OTAGO Regional Council  (Dunedin)
SNARES ISLANDS-TINI HEKE Group of SNARES ISLANDS-TINI HEKE  (Station Cove)
SOLANDER ISLANDS SOLANDER ISLANDS Group  (Solander)
SOUTH MINOR ISLANDS New Zealand SUB-ANTARCTIC ISLANDS : South Minor Islands Groups  ((Wellington))
SOUTHLAND SOUTHLAND Regional Council : Environment Southland  (Invercargill)
STEWART ISLAND-RAKIURA STEWART ISLAND-RAKIURA Ward  (Oban)

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Notes:


   w.ethnia.org aims to find the countries, territories, governments, administrative divisions and main international organisations that have existed during the 20th century.
   Current depth of investigation: . [red: country considered completed, rose: 1 level yet to complete, white: 2 levels yet to complete]
   For an idea on how was built the site, see the following documentary link of wikipedia [fr] : Modèle:Infobox


 Main Internet Sources

   * Base géographique, Archives nationales d'outre-mer (FR). For the administrative divisions of the former French dependencies.
   * Centennia Historical Atlas Software, ed. Centennia (US). For Europe, North Africa and Middle East historical maps.
   * Drapeaux d'Origine & d'Inspiration Françaises - DO&IF, SFV (FR). For French colonial flags.
   * Ethnologue: Languages of the World, SIL International (US). For languages codes.
   * Flags Of The World - FOTW, Rob Raeside (CA). For the current and historic flags of the world.
   * GeoNames, Geonames (CH). Geographical names database.
   * Google Books, Google (US). Online library used for specific sources.
   * Herald Dick Magazine, Herald Dick (FR). For some current and historic arms.
   * Heraldry of the World, by Ralf Hartemink (NL). For local emblems and arms.
   * L'aménagement linguistique dans le monde, by Jacques Leclerc, University of Laval (CA). For national linguistic policies.
   * National Arms and Emblems - Past and Present, by Hubert de Vries (NL). For historic national emblems and arms.
   * Numismondo - World Printed Money Picture Catalog, by Garry Saint, Esquire (US). For national currencies.
   * Omniatlas - Interactive atlas of World History, by Rick Westera (NZ). From 2019, the maps use my presentation style of the country's short name within its long name.
   * Perry-Castañ:eda Library Map Collection, University of Texas at Austin (US). For some historical maps.
   * Population Statistics, by Jan Lahmeyer (NL). For historical regional demographies and areas.
   * Portale Storia, by Giovanni Fontana (IT). For photos of rulers.
   * ReliefWeb, by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). For maps of some administrative divisions.
   * Rulers.org, by Benjamin Schemmel (DE). For photos of rulers.
   * Statoids, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The World Factbook, ed. Central Intelligence Agency (US). For the general data and profiles of the current countries.
   * United Nations Peacekeeping, United Nations (UNO). For the United Nations Missions.
   * Vexilla Mundi, by Mello Luchtenberg (NL). For flags of the world.
   * Vexillographia, by Viktor Lomantsov (RU). For flags of Russia and Soviet Union.
   * Wikimedia Commons, Wikimedia Foundation (US). Free-use pictures.
   * Wikipedia, Wikimedia Foundation (US). For general data, maps, sources, pictures.
   * World Heritage Centre, (UNESCO). For the selected photos of the countries.
   * World History at KMLA, by Alexander Ganse (DE). For historical maps and links by country.
   * World Statesmen, by Ben Cahoon (US). Main source for the historical polities and their rulers.

 Printed References

   * Atlas des empires, by Gérard Chaliand, ed. Payot (FR). General historical geopolitic data.
   * Atlas of the World's Languages, ed. Routledge (UK). Most complete world list of languages and dialects.
   * Flags Through the Ages and Accross the World, by Whitney Smith, ed. McGraw (US). Flags of the world.
   * Fragments d'Europe, by Michel Foucher, ed. Fayard (FR). For the post-Soviet Union polities.
   * Les langues du monde, by Meillet & Cohen, ed. Revue des Études Anciennes (FR). For languages currently forgotten.
   * L'État du Monde, ed. La Découverte (FR). Yearly geopolitic cover of the world.
   * Quid, by Dominique Frémy, ed. Plon (FR). Yearly encyclopedia that was useful for countries data.
   * The Times Atlas of the World, ed. Times Atlas (UK). Periodical atlas of the world with its supplementary list of subdivisions.
   * World Christian Encyclopedia, by David B. Barrett, ed. Oxford University Press (UK). For world religious groups but also ethnologic data. First inspiring source of Ethnia.org website's look.
   * World Paper Money, ed. Krause (US). For historical currencies.

   * and others that are added according to the consulted entity.

 Codes of drawings' authors

Abbott Stephen, SAB (US). Baert Roger, RBA (BE). Berry Bruce, BBE (ZA). Bezh Sergiy, SBE (UA). Darras Philippe-Pierre, PPD (FR). De Vries Hubert, HDV (NL). Dignan James, JDI (NZ). Dixon Jonathan, JDX (AU). Dubois Gaël, GDU (FR). Fischer Jan-Patrick, JPF (DE). Flicher André, AFL (FR). Gross Pascal, PGR (FR). Harden Zachary, ZHA (US). Heimer Zeljlko, ZHE (HR). Horváth Zoltán, ZHO (HU). Jovanovic Milan, MJO (RS). Kariyasu Nozomi, NKA (JP). Kelly Ralph, RKE (AU). Kretowicz Chrystian, CKR (PL). Lê Thanh-Tâm, TTL (FR). Loeser Pete, PLO (US). Maddish Christopher, CMA (US). Martins-Tuválkin António, AMT (PT). Ollé Casals Jaume, JOC (ES). Paddeu Paolo, PPA (IT). Patke Jens, JPA (AT). Poposki Vanja, VPO (MK). Saber Jason, JSA (UK). Sache Ivan, ISA (FR). Šipek Tomislav, TSI (HR). Thomas Dean, DTH (NZ). Tibbetts Philip, PTI (UK). Touzeau Olivier, OTO (FR). Vagnat Pascal, PVA (FR). Van den Muijzenberg Peter Hans, PHM (NL). Znamierowski Alfred, AZN (PL). Others I may have forgotten. And myself, JMM (FR).





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