Types of Government

By Caitlyn Busch

Republic- People elect others to represent them

Countries with/that had a Republic government


  • Argentina
  • Chad (Africa)
  • Ecuador
  • Egypt
  • France
  • Finland
  • Uganda

Totalitarian- One party has complete control

Countries with/that had a Totalitarian government

  • Nazi Germany
  • Soviet Union
  • Iraq
  • China
  • North Korea

Dictatorship/Authoritarianism- One absolute leader

Countries with/that had Dictatorship Government


  • Ancient Greece
  • Ancient Rome
  • Vlad Dracule
  • Syrian
  • North korea

Monarchy-Rule and decision making made by 1 person

Countries with/that had a Monarchy government

  • Medieval Europe
  • Samurai Japan
  • Great Britain
  • Iran

Theocracy- Government is controlled based on the religion of the controlling group

Countries with/that had a Theocracy Government

  • Egypt
  • Vatican City
  • Israel
  • Rome

Parliamentary Democracy- Congress or elected officials run the country

Countries with/that had Parliamentary Government

  • Great Britain
  • United States
  • France
  • Saudi Arabia
  • And most of the world

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