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United Nations Non-Self-Governing Territories

The United Nations list of Non-Self-Governing Territories is a list of places that the United Nations General Assembly deems to be "non-self-governing" and subject to the decolonization process. Guess the current and former members of the list.
Enter the modern or colonial name of the country
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Administering state
Current entries
France
French Polynesia
France
New Caledonia
Morocco
Western Sahara
New Zealand
Tokelau
United Kingdom
Anguilla
United Kingdom
Bermuda
United Kingdom
British Virgin Islands
United Kingdom
Cayman Islands
United Kingdom
Falkland Islands
United Kingdom
Gibraltar
United Kingdom
Montserrat
United Kingdom
Pitcairn Islands
United Kingdom
Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
United Kingdom
Turks and Caicos Islands
United States
American Samoa
United States
Guam
United States
US Virgin Islands
 
 
 
Administering state
Year of removal
Former entries that change in status by administrating state
France
1947
French Guiana
France
1947
Guadeloupe
France
1947
Martinique
France
1947
Réunion
France
1947
Saint Pierre and Miquelon
United States
1947
Panama Canal Zone
Netherlands
1951
Netherlands Antilles
United States
1952
Puerto Rico
Denmark
1954
Greenland
United States
1959
Alaska
United States
1959
Hawaii
New Zealand
1965
Cook Islands
Portugal
1972
Portuguese Macau
United Kingdom
1972
British Hong Kong
New Zealand
1974
Niue
Australia
1984
Cocos Islands
United States
1990
Northern Mariana Islands
 
 
 
Administering state
Year of removal
Former entries that joined another state
France
1947
French India
United Kingdom
1957
British Togoland
Portugal
1961
Portuguese India
Portugal
1961
São João Batista de Ajuda
United Kingdom
1961
British Cameroons
Netherlands
1963
Netherlands New Guinea
United Kingdom
1963
North Borneo
Spain
1969
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Administering state
Year of removal
Former entries that have gained independence
France
1945/49/53
French Indochina
Netherlands
1950
Dutch East Indies
Netherlands
1951
Dutch Guiana
France
1956
French Protectorate of Morocco
France
1956
French Tunisia
United Kingdom
1957
Gold Coast
United Kingdom
1957
Malayan Union
France
1958/60
French West Africa
Belgium
1960
Belgian Congo
France
1960
French Cameroun
France
1960
French Equatorial Africa
France
1960
French Madagascar
France
1960
French Togoland
Italy
1960
Trust Territory of Somaliland
United Kingdom
1960
British Cyprus
United Kingdom
1960
British Nigeria
United Kingdom
1960
British Somaliland
Belgium
1962
Ruanda-Urundi
France
1962
French Algeria
New Zealand
1962
Western Samoa Trust Territory
United Kingdom
1962
Colony of Jamaica
United Kingdom
1962
Trinidad and Tobago
United Kingdom
1962
Uganda Protectorate
United Kingdom
1963
Colony of Kenya
United Kingdom
1963
Colony of Sarawak
United Kingdom
1963
Singapore
United Kingdom
1963
Sultanate of Zanzibar
United Kingdom
1963
Tanganyika
United Kingdom
1963
Zanzibar
United Kingdom
1964
Colony of Malta
United Kingdom
1964
Northern Rhodesia
United Kingdom
1964
Nyasaland
Malaysia
1965
Singapore
United Kingdom
1965
Gambia Colony and Protectorate
United Kingdom
1966
Barbados
United Kingdom
1966
Basutoland
United Kingdom
1966
Bechuanaland Protectorate
United Kingdom
1966
British Guiana
United Kingdom
1967
Aden Protectorate
United Kingdom
1967
Federation of South Arabia
Australia
1968
Trust Territory of Nauru
Spain
1968
Spanish Guinea
United Kingdom
1968
British Mauritius
United Kingdom
1968
Swaziland
United Kingdom
1970
Fiji Islands
United Kingdom
1973
Bahamas
Portugal
1974
Portuguese Guinea
United Kingdom
1974/78/79
British Windward Islands
Australia
1975
Territory of Papua and New Guinea
Portugal
1975
Portuguese Angola
Portugal
1975
Portuguese Cape Verde
Portugal
1975
Portuguese Mozambique
Portugal
1975
Portuguese São Tomé and Príncipe
United Kingdom
1975
Sierra Leone
United Kingdom
1976
Seychelles
France
1977
French Somaliland
United Kingdom
1978
British Solomon Islands
United Kingdom
1978/79
Gilbert and Ellice Islands
France and United Kingdom
1980
New Hebrides
United Kingdom
1980
Southern Rhodesia
United Kingdom
1981
British Honduras
United Kingdom
1981/83
British Leeward Islands
United Kingdom
1984
Brunei
South Africa
1990
South West Africa
United States
1990/94
Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands
Indonesia
2002
Indonesian East Timor
3 Comments
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Level 77
Nov 22, 2016
Nice.
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Level 34
Dec 22, 2023
Difficult quiz. Any chance of accepting "Italian Somaliland"?
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Level 95
Dec 22, 2023
Not exactly the same but I think it is acceptable enough.