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World Country Facts:

  1. Saint Pierre and Miquelon Category: Economy - Natural gas - imports (cu m): 0 cu m (2007 estimate)

  2. Macau Category: Economy - Natural gas - consumption (cu m): 81.6 million cu m (2008 estimate)

  3. Macedonia Category: Government - International organization participation: BIS, CE, CEI, EAPC, EBRD, FAO, IAEA, IBRD, ICAO, ICCt, ICRM, IDA, IFAD, IFC, IFRCS, ILO, IMF, IMO, Interpol, IOC, IOM (observer), IPU, ISO, ITU, ITUC, MIGA, OIF, OPCW, OSCE, PCA, PFP, SECI, UN, UNCTAD, UNESCO, UNIDO, UNIFIL, UNWTO, UPU, WCL, WCO, WHO, WIPO, WMO, WTO

  4. Argentina Category: Government - Diplomatic representation in the US: chief of mission: Ambassador Hector Marcos TIMERMAN; chancery: 1600 New Hampshire Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20009; telephone: [1] (202) 238-6400; FAX: [1] (202) 332-3171; consulate(s) general: Atlanta, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, New York

  5. Congo, Democratic Republic of the Category: Geography - Environment - current issues: poaching threatens wildlife populations; water pollution; deforestation; refugees responsible for significant deforestation, soil erosion, and wildlife poaching; mining of minerals (coltan - a mineral used in creating capacitors, diamonds, and gold) causing environmental damage

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  1. Togo Category: Communications - Radio broadcast stations: AM 2, FM 9, shortwave 4 (1998)

  2. China Category: Economy - Budget: revenues: 8.6 billion; expenditures: 0.5 billion (2008 estimate)

  3. Guatemala Category: Government - International organization participation: BCIE, CACM, FAO, G-24, G-77, IADB, IAEA, IBRD, ICAO, ICC, ICRM, IDA, IFAD, IFC, IFRCS, IHO, ILO, IMF, IMO, Interpol, IOC, IOM, IPU, ISO (correspondent), ITSO, ITU, ITUC, LAES, LAIA (observer), MIGA, MINUSTAH, MONUC, NAM, OAS, OPANAL, OPCW, PCA, RG, UN, UNAMID, UNCTAD, UNESCO, UNIDO, UNIFIL, Union Latina, UNMEE, UNMIS, UNOCI, UNWTO, UPU, WCL, WCO, WFTU, WHO, WIPO, WMO, WTO

  4. Europa Island Category: Government - Country name: conventional long form: none; conventional short form: Europa Island; local long form: none; local short form: Ile Europa

  5. Estonia Category: Government - Diplomatic representation from the US: chief of mission: Ambassador Stanley Davis PHILLIPS; embassy: Kentmanni 20, 15099 Tallinn; mailing address: use embassy street address; telephone: [372] 668-8100; FAX: [372] 668-8134

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Afghanistan Latitude Facts: 34.4514814814815 and Afghanistan Longitude Facts: 67.9811111111111

More World Country Facts:

  1. Akrotiri Category: Government - Diplomatic representation in the US: none (overseas territory of the UK)

  2. Netherlands Category: Transportation - Merchant marine: total: 622; by type: bulk carrier 9, cargo 381, carrier 19, chemical tanker 44, container 76, liquefied gas 15, passenger 16, passenger/cargo 15, petroleum tanker 11, refrigerated cargo 10, roll on/roll off 23, specialized tanker 3; foreign-owned: 203 (Belgium 2, Cyprus 8, Denmark 29, Finland 14, France 1, Germany 75, Ireland 10, Italy 1, South Korea 1, Norway 12, Sweden 28, Turkey 1, UAE 5, UK 2, US 14); registered in other countries: 178 (Antigua and Barbuda 20, Australia 2, Austria 2, Bahamas 9, Cambodia 1, Canada 1, Cyprus 22, Germany 1, Gibraltar 21, Isle of Man 1, Liberia 6, Luxembourg 2, Marshall Islands 8, Netherlands Antilles 38, Panama 14, Paraguay 1, Philippines 23, Portugal 1, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 3, US 1, unknown 1) (2008)

  3. Macedonia Category: Economy - Imports: .663 billion f.o.b. (2008 estimate)

  4. Gaza Strip Category: People - Religions (%): Muslim (predominantly Sunni) 99.3%, Christian 0.7%

  5. Iceland Category: Transportation - Airports - with unpaved runways: total: 94; 1,524 to 2,437 m: 3; 914 to 1,523 m: 28; under 914 m: 63 (2007)

Afghanistan Regions are: Badakhshan Baghlan Bamian Herat Kabol Kandahar Konar Kondoz Lowgar Nangarhar Nurestan Paktia Parvan Samangan Sar-e Pol Takhar Vardak Zabol

Various World Country Facts:

  1. Austria Category: Geography - Area (sq km): total: 83,870 sq km; land: 82,444 sq km; water: 1,426 sq km

  2. Kuwait Category: Geography - Environment - international agreements: party to: Biodiversity, Climate Change, Climate Change-Kyoto Protocol, Desertification, Endangered Species, Environmental Modification, Hazardous Wastes, Law of the Sea, Ozone Layer Protection; signed, but not ratified: Marine Dumping

  3. Chad Category: Military - Military expenditures (% of GDP): 4.2% of GDP (2006)

  4. Bulgaria Category: Government - Constitution: adopted 12 July 1991

  5. Aruba Category: Economy - Electricity - exports (kWh): 0 kWh (2007 estimate)



Source: CIA - The World Factbook