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Which countries are independent?

Which countries are independent?

Independent Nations

Afghanistan [Islamic Republic of Afghanistan]
China (Republic of China) (Taiwan) (see below)
Colombia [Republic of Colombia]
Comoros [Union of the Comoros]
Congo (Brazzaville) (see below) [Republic of the Congo]

How many countries are there in the world independent and dependent?

Since South Sudan became an independent state on 9 July 2011, there are now 195 independent sovereign nations in the world (not including the disputed but de facto independent Taiwan), plus some 60 dependent areas, and several disputed territories, like Kosovo.

Which country is not independent?

UN member states not recognised by at least one UN member state

Name Declared
Republic of Armenia 1991
Republic of Cyprus 1960
Democratic People’s Republic of Korea 1948
People’s Republic of China 1949

Are there 195 or 197 countries?

There are 195 countries in the world today. This total comprises 193 countries that are member states of the United Nations and 2 countries that are non-member observer states: the Holy See and the State of Palestine.

Are there any independent countries of the world?

All independent states of the world recognized by United States plus Taiwan and the 4 countries of the UK. How many have you been to? Are you sure you want to delete your score and checked items on this list?

How many sovereign states are there in the world?

Below is a list of sovereign states with the dates of their formation (date of their independence or of their constitution), sorted by continent. This list includes the 195 states which are currently full member states or observer states of the United Nations.

How many countries are members of the United Nations?

The United Nations (UN) recognizes 195 sovereign countries. 193 of these countries are members of the United Nations, and two – the Holy See and the State of Palestine – are simply observer states. By some definitions, there are 197 countries in the world. This number is drawn when Taiwan and Kosovo are included.

How many countries are there in the world?

Where are they located? Of the 195 countries in the world: 54 countries are in Africa. 48 in Asia. 44 in Europe. 33 in Latin America and the Caribbean. 14 in Oceania.