Year of IUPsyS Membership

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MEMBER COUNTRY

Year of initial
election

Remarks *

Albania

1996

Argentina

1975

Australia

1957

Formerly represented by the

British Psychological Society

Austria

1996

Bahamas

2010

Bangladesh

1996

Belgium

1951

Charter Member

Brazil

1951

Terminated 1996; adhering

member dissolved.

Readmitted with new

adhering member 2012

Bulgaria

1972

Canada

1951

Chile

1994

China

1980

Colombia

1969

Croatia

1995

Cuba

1951

Membership lapsed 1963;

reinstated 1966

Czech Republic

1996

Czechoslovakia

1963

Terminated 1994 after

Czechoslovakia dissolved. 

Czech Republic admitted

1996; Slovakia admitted

1998

Denmark

1951

Dominican Republic

1979

Egypt

1951

Inactive; reinstated 1986

Estonia

1992

Finland

1951

France

1951

As of July 2008, adhering

member is Le Comité

National Français de

 Psychologie Scientifique

(CNFPS)

Georgia

1997

Germany

1951

Federal Republic of Germany

(Charter Member, 1951);

German Democratic Republic

(Member, 1966) merged with

the German Psychological

Federation, 1992

Greece

1992

Grenada

2012

Guatemala

2010

Hong Kong

1972

Hungary

1966

India

1966

Adhering member changed to

the National Academy of

Psychology in 2004

Indonesia

1988

Iran

1969

Ireland

1974

Withdrew 1988; readmitted

1996

Israel

1951

Italy

1951

Charter Member

Japan

1951

Charter Member

Jordan

2004

Korea, South

1973

Lithuania

2000

Malta

1994

Mexico

1966

Mongolia

1999

Morocco

1996

Namibia

2008

Netherlands

1951

Charter Member

New Zealand

1957

Formerly represented by the

British Psychological Society

Nicaragua

1984

Nigeria

1988

Norway

1951

Charter Member

Pakistan

1987

Panama

1976

Peru

1999

Philippines

1965

Poland

1957

Portugal

1992

Romania

1966

Russia

1996

Singapore

1992

Slovakia

1998

Slovenia

1995

South Africa

1962

Readmitted 1996; new

adhering body

Spain

1951

Inactive; new adhering

member in 2000

Sudan

2004

Sweden

1951

Charter Member

Switzerland

1951

Charter Member

Turkey

1957

Uganda

1996

Ukraine

1998

Union of Soviet Socialist Republics

1957

Terminated 1991 after USSR disbanded; Russia admitted

in 1996

United Kingdom

1951

Charter Member

United States of America

1951

Charter Member

Uruguay

1951

Venezuela

1962

Vietnam

1995

Yemen

2000

Yugoslavia

1954

Terminated 1992 after

Yugoslavia disbanded; 

Croatia admitted 1995;

Slovenia admitted 1995

Zimbabwe

1985

 

* (includes terminations, readmissions, reinstatements, and alterations due to changing geopolitical boundaries)