According to such inclusion norms, this list does not consider the term 'country' and 'universal nation' synonymous. As is often used in ordinary colloquial. Please keep in mind that the word 'country' is considered to be the most restrictive meaning in any particular circumstance and in certain languages.
This list covers all areas that come under the jurisdiction of the given countries, i.e. area, aquatic region (which also includes aquatic internal area and aquatic areas from the site), specific economic zones, continental shelf, and airspace.
Norway is a constitutional monarchy that uses a system of parliamentary government. Its parliament, Stortinget, has 169 members (previously 165, then added 4 people on 12 September 2005) who were chosen for a 4-year term.