Countries with the Most Administrative Divisions

Can you name the countries with the most administrative divisions?

ContinentCountry#/Type of Admin.Division
Europe211 (200 Municipalities/11 Urban Municipalities)
Europe145 (122 Municipalities/23 Cities)
Africa112 (111 Districts/1 Capital City)
Europe119 (110 Municipalities/9 Cities)
Asia119 (80 Provinces/39 Chartered Cities)
Europe-Asia83 (46 Provinces/21 Republics/4 Autonomous Okrugs/9 Krays/2 Federal Cities/1 Autonomous Oblast)
Europe-Asia81 Provinces
Asia77 (66 Rayonlar/11 Cities)
Asia77 Provinces
Europe71 Municipalities
Europe68 Localities
Asia63 (58 Provinces/5 Municipalities)
North America56 (50 States/1 District/5 Territories)
Africa48 Provinces
Asia47 Prefectures
Africa47 Counties
ContinentCountry#/Type of Admin.Division
Europe43 (23 Urban Counties/19 Counties/1 Capital City
Europe42 (41 Counties/1 Municipality)
Europe38 Municipalities
Europe37 (32 Raions/3 Municipalities/1 Autonomous Territorial Unit/1 Territorial Unit)
Africa37 (36 States/1 Territory)
Asia35 (28 States/7 Union Territories
Asia34 Provinces
Asia34 (31 Provinces/1 Autonomous Province/1 Special Region/1 National Capital District
Europe34 (29 Counties/5 Cities)
Asia33 (22 Provinces/5 Autonomous Regions/4 Municipalities/2 SAR's
South America33 (32 Departments/1 Capital District)
North America32 (31 States/ 1 Federal District)
North America32 (31 Provinces/1 District)
North America31 Districts
Asia31 Provinces
Africa30 Regions
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