Rugby League Playing Nations

The table below shows the countries that are registered Rugby League International Federation and they are eligible to play world cup. 

Country
Rank
Australia
1
New Zealand
2
England
3
4
France
5
Wales  
6
Fiji      
7
Samoa
8
Tonga
9
Scotland
10
Ireland
11
Italy
12
USA
13
Cook Islands
14
Italy
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The list below shows countries that play rugby league but they do not participate in world cup tournament. 

second-tier member nations


16.   Lebanon
17.   Serbia
18.   Germany
19.   Russia
20.   Norway
21.   Latvia
22.   Malta
23.   Czech Republic
24.   Ukraine
25.   Canada
26.   South Africa
27.   Jamaica 

Other unranked countries that play rugby league are:

Denmark
Hungary
India
Indonesia
Japan
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Morocco
Netherlands
Pakistan
Palestine
Philippines
Singapore