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LDCs By Region

Least Developed Countries by Region  
Countries Africa Americas Asia & Pacific Arab States Year of Entry
Members of the ITU and the UN
Afghanistan     X   1971
Angola X       1994
Bangladesh     X   1975
Benin X       1971
Bhutan     X   1971
Burkina Faso X       1971
Burundi X       1971
Cambodia     X   1991
Central Afr. Rep. X       1975
Chad X       1971
Comoros       X 1977
Congo (D.R. ex Zaire) X       1991
Djibouti       X 1982
Equat. Guinea X       1982
Eritrea X       1994
Ethiopia X       1971
Gambia X       1975
Guinea X       1971
Guinea Bissau X       1981
Haiti   X     1971
Kiribati     X   1986
Lao People's Democratic Republic     X   1971
Lesotho X       1971
Liberia X       1990
Madagascar X       1991
Malawi X       1971
Mali X       1971
Mauritania       X 1986
Mozambique X       1988
Myanmar     X   1987
Nepal     X   1971
Niger X       1971
Rwanda X       1971
Sao Tome & Principe X       1982
Senegal X       2001
Sierra Leone X       1982
Solomon Islands     X   1991
Somalia       X 1971
Sudan       X 1971
South Sudan (Republic of. )       X 2011
Tanzania X       1971
Timor-Leste     X   2003
Togo X       1982
Tuvalu     X   1986
Uganda X       1971
Vanuatu     X   1985
Samoa     X   1971
Yemen (Rep. of)       X 1971
Zambia X       1991
* Not an ITU Member State
Total (48) 28 1 13 7  

Source: United Nations General Assembly