Countries With Royal Families 2019

The term “royal family” refers to the immediate family of a king of queen that leads a nation in a monarchy form of government. Sometimes, this term may also be used to describe immediate and extended family.

Traditionally, the royal family includes the spouse of the reigning monarch, surviving spouses of deceased monarchs, children, grandchildren, siblings, and paternal cousins. Spouses of all immediate family members are also included in the royal family. Great grandchildren and other descendants may also be considered part of the royal family.

Throughout the world, many countries have a monarch, and this monarch has relatives known as the royal family. These countries include:

One important thing to note is that Queen Elizabeth II, perhaps the most well-known monarch in the world, is commonly known as the queen of United Kingdom. However, she is a monarch over the 16 commonwealth realms, which include:

Flag Name Population 2019 Area Growth Rate
Japan126,854,745377,930 km²-0.26%
Thailand69,306,160513,120 km²0.18%
United Kingdom66,959,016242,900 km²0.58%
Spain46,441,049505,992 km²0.09%
Morocco36,635,156446,550 km²1.23%
Saudi Arabia34,140,6622,149,690 km²1.75%
Malaysia32,454,455330,803 km²1.29%
Netherlands17,132,90841,850 km²0.28%
Cambodia16,482,646181,035 km²1.46%
Belgium11,562,78430,528 km²0.56%
Jordan10,069,79489,342 km²1.68%
Sweden10,053,135450,295 km²0.71%
United Arab Emirates9,682,08883,600 km²1.47%
Denmark5,775,22443,094 km²0.36%
Norway5,400,916323,802 km²0.89%
Oman5,001,875309,500 km²3.56%
Kuwait4,248,97417,818 km²1.24%
Qatar2,743,90111,586 km²1.82%
Lesotho2,292,68230,355 km²1.31%
Bahrain1,637,896765 km²4.52%
Swaziland1,415,41417,364 km²1.73%
Bhutan826,22938,394 km²1.12%
Luxembourg596,9922,586 km²1.13%
Brunei439,3365,765 km²1.21%
Tonga110,041747 km²0.95%
Andorra77,072468 km²0.15%
Monaco39,1022.02 km²0.53%
Liechtenstein38,404160 km²0.65%
Vatican City7990.44 km²-0.25%