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  1. Croatia Category: Geography - Land use (%): arable land: 25.82%; permanent crops: 2.19%; other: 71.99% (2005)

  2. British Virgin Islands Category: Economy - Current account balance: 4.3 million (1999)

  3. Albania Category: People - Population growth rate (%): 0.538% (2008 estimate)

  4. Liechtenstein Category: People - Population growth rate (%): 0.713% (2008 estimate)

  5. Malta Category: Military - Manpower available for military service: males age 16-49: 96,309; females age 16-49: 92,242 (2008 estimate)

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Austria Facts Info Stuff (AT):

Austria Latitude Facts: 47.6613220230472 and Austria Longitude Facts: 14.4114148527529

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  1. Iles Eparses Category: Geography - Geography - note: Bassas da India: the atoll is a circular reef that sits atop a long-extinct, submerged volcano; Europa Island and Juan de Nova Island: wildlife sanctuary for seabirds and sea turtles; Glorioso Islands: the islands and rocks are surrounded by an extensive reef system; Tromelin Island: climatologically important location for forecasting cyclones in the western Indian Ocean; wildlife sanctuary (seabirds, tortoises)

  2. Russia Category: Government - Executive branch: chief of state: President Dmitriy Anatolyevich MEDVEDEV (since 7 May 2008); head of government: Premier Vladimir Vladimirovich PUTIN (since 8 May 2008); First Deputy Premiers Igor Ivanovich SHUVALOV and Viktor Alekseyevich ZUBKOV (since 12 May 2008); Deputy Premiers Sergey Borisovich IVANOV (since 12 May 2008), Aleksey Leonidovich KUDRIN (since 24 September 2007), Igor Ivanovich SECHIN (since 12 May 2008), Sergey Semenovich SOBYANIN (since 12 May 2008), and Aleksandr Dmitriyevich ZHUKOV (since 9 March 2004); cabinet: Ministries of the Government or "Government" composed of the premier and his deputies, ministers, and selected other individuals; all are appointed by the president; note: there is also a Presidential Administration (PA) that provides staff and policy support to the president, drafts presidential decrees, and coordinates policy among government agencies; a Security Council also reports directly to the president; elections: president elected by popular vote for a four-year term (eligible for a second term); election last held 2 March 2008 (next to be held in March 2012); note - no vice president; if the president dies in office, cannot exercise his powers because of ill health, is impeached, or resigns, the premier serves as acting president until a new presidential election is held, which must be within three months; premier appointed by the president with the approval of the Duma; election results: Dmitriy MEDVEDEV elected president; percent of vote - Dmitry MEDVEDEV 70.2%, Gennady ZYUGANOV 17.7%, Vladimir ZHIRINOVSKY 9.4%

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  4. Uruguay Category: Economy - Debt - external: .48 billion (31 December 2008 estimate)

  5. Guinea Category: Transnational Issues - Refugees and internally displaced persons: refugees (country of origin): 21,856 (Liberia); 5,259 (Sierra Leone); 3,900 (Cote d'Ivoire); IDPs: 19,000 (cross-border incursions from Cote d'Ivoire, Liberia, Sierra Leone) (2007)

Austria Regions are: Burgenland Karnten Niederosterreich Oberosterreich Salzburg Steiermark Tirol Vorarlberg Wien

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Source: CIA - The World Factbook