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World Country Facts:

  1. Central African Republic Category: Economy - Oil - production (bbl/day): 0 bbl/day (2007 estimate)

  2. Saint Lucia Category: Economy - Economy - overview: The island nation has been able to attract foreign business and investment, especially in its offshore banking and tourism industries, with a surge in foreign direct investment in 2006, attributed to the construction of several tourism projects. Tourism is the main source of foreign exchange, with almost 900,000 arrivals in 2007. The manufacturing sector is the most diverse in the Eastern Caribbean area, and the government is trying to revitalize the banana industry. Saint Lucia is vulnerable to a variety of external shocks including declines in European Union banana preferences, volatile tourism receipts, natural disasters, and dependence on foreign oil. High debt servicing obligations constrain the KING administration's ability to respond to adverse external shocks. Economic fundamentals remain solid, even though unemployment needs to be reduced.

  3. Sierra Leone Category: People - HIV/AIDS - deaths: 11,000 (2001 estimate)

  4. Latvia Category: Government - Judicial branch: Supreme Court (judges' appointments are confirmed by Parliament); Constitutional Court (judges' appointments are confirmed by Parliament)

  5. Venezuela Category: Economy - Labor force: 12.49 million (2008 estimate)

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Burundi Facts Info Stuff (BI):

Burundi Latitude Facts: -3.3 and Burundi Longitude Facts: 29.65

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  1. Akrotiri Category: People - Population: approximately 15,700 live on the Sovereign Base Areas of Akrotiri and Dhekelia including 7,700 Cypriots, 3,600 Service and UK-based contract personnel, and 4,400 dependents

  2. Benin Category: People - Death rate (deaths/1,000 population): 9.69 deaths/1,000 population (2008 estimate)

  3. Australia Category: Geography - Area (sq km): total: 7,686,850 sq km; land: 7,617,930 sq km; water: 68,920 sq km; note: includes Lord Howe Island and Macquarie Island

  4. Yemen Category: Economy - GDP - composition by sector (%): agriculture: 9.4%; industry: 52.4%; services: 38.1% (2008 estimate)

  5. Arctic Ocean Category: Transportation - Transportation - note: sparse network of air, ocean, river, and land routes; the Northwest Passage (North America) and Northern Sea Route (Eurasia) are important seasonal waterways

Burundi Regions are: Bujumbura Gitega

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  1. Ashmore and Cartier Islands Category: Geography - Land boundaries (km): 0 km

  2. Central African Republic Category: Government - Legal system: based on French law; has not accepted compulsory ICJ jurisdiction

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  4. Turkey Category: Economy - Labor force - by occupation (%): agriculture: 29.5%; industry: 24.7%; services: 45.8% (2005)

  5. Croatia Category: Economy - Electricity - exports (kWh): 1.451 billion kWh (2007)



Source: CIA - The World Factbook