Countries and Regions of the World Collection
The following is a list of countries and regions of the world. The 195 nations that are generally recognzed are numbered.
There are 193 members of the United Nations (the two nations that are not members of the United Nations are Kosovo and the Holy See/Vatican City).
Areas or regions that do not have generally recognized nation status (usually because they are being directly administered by other nations) are included, but not numbered.