World Government - 1990
SOURCE: 1990 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK
Administrative divisions: 248 nations, dependent areas, and other entities
Legal system: varies among each of the entities; 162 are parties to the United Nations International Court of Justice (ICJ) or World Court
Diplomatic representation: there are 159 members of the UN
NOTE: The information regarding World on this page is re-published from the 1990 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of World Government 1990 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about World Government 1990 should be addressed to the CIA.