How many countries are the members of UN?
There are 193 members of the UN.
There are 193 members of the United Nations. Unfortunately, this number is sometimes mistaken for the number of sovereign nations in the world. However, this is not true. Some recognized countries are not members of the UN: Vatican City and Kosovo. Both are independent, however, both are not members of the UN.
All members of the UN are permanent members. Once a country has joined, it does not have to reapply. I think you mean permanent members of the UN Security Council. There are five permanent members of the UN Security Council: China, France, Russia, United Kingdom and the USA. These have always been permanent members of the UN Security Council, the mebership hasn't changed since the UN was founded, except Russia took over the seat from…