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World Country Facts:

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  3. Midway Islands Category: Geography - Irrigated land (sq km): 0 sq km

  4. Western Sahara Category: Economy - Labor force - by occupation (%): agriculture: 50%; industry and services: 50% (2005 estimate)

  5. Saint Helena Category: People - Population: 7,601; note: only Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha islands are inhabited (July 2008 estimate)

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Botswana Facts Info Stuff (BW):

Botswana Latitude Facts: -23.2742857142857 and Botswana Longitude Facts: 26.1666666666667

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  1. Antarctica Category: Government - Country name: conventional long form: none; conventional short form: Antarctica

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  3. Pacific Ocean Category: Geography - Location: body of water between the Southern Ocean, Asia, Australia, and the Western Hemisphere

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  5. Montenegro Category: Communications - Telephone system: general assessment: modern telecommunications system with access to European satellites; domestic: GSM wireless service, available through 2 providers with national coverage, is growing rapidly; international: country code - 382; 2 international switches connect the national system

Botswana Regions are: Central Kgatleng Kweneng North-East North-West South-East Southern

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  4. Iran Category: Geography - Geographic coordinates: 32 00 N, 53 00 E

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Source: CIA - The World Factbook