← Essentials: Miscellaneous Information Export Options Alphabetize Word-Def Delimiter Tab Comma Custom Def-Word Delimiter New Line Semicolon Custom Data Copy and paste the text below. It is read-only. Select All The United States Department recognizes 194 countries in the world, not including Taiwan (= 195) web site for number of countries http://geography.about.com/cs/countries/a/numbercountries.htm web site for state government http://www.state.gov/s/inr/rls/4250.htm 50 states How many states are in the United states? Louisiana became the 18th state to join the Union in 1812. 64 How many parishes are in Louisiana? 44 How many presidents of the United States? LA ranks 31st in size (territory) relative to the other states. Protestant and Roman Catholic The two major religions of the United States. Christianity and Islam The two major religions of the world.