How many countries are there in the world?
This is most asking question.
There are 195 countries in the world today According to United Nations. The total member of United Nations are 193. There are two states in the world which is non member of United Nations. Those two states are Palestine and Holy See(Vatican) which are non member of United Nations.
However the state of Palestine is officially recognized in the united nation 138 out of 193.
The united state and Canada one of those countries which they did not recognize Palestine in United Nation.
Any Country who want to be a part of UN, A country must apply for membership, be assessed, and then be voted in. Also that country has to be approved by 5 Permanent member countries: United State, Russia, France United Kingdom and China. These fiver countries have veto power in the United Nation.
Veto Power is a power which they can use for any bill and resolution to be cancel or approve.
Here you can find List of all countries with population and area wise.
Also you can find all flags of the countries.
Alphabetical List of countries and there Capitals.
You can find member of United States Security Council on there official website.
The countries which shows on the map are more than 195. Our earth is a planet which contain more than 195 countries all over the world . the largest country in the world is Russia. Similarly the smallest country in the world is Vatican. there are some countries which have no population like Atlantis. In this list some countries which face only one weather and some of all the four weather.
Below the list of countries in world ,world map countries.
List of Countries in the World/ A-Z list of Countries in the World
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