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World Country Facts:

  1. Pitcairn Islands Category: Economy - Exchange rates: New Zealand dollars (NZD) per US dollar - 1.4151 (2008 est.), 1.3811 (2007), 1.5408 (2006), 1.4203 (2005), 1.5087 (2004)

  2. Ashmore and Cartier Islands Category: Government - Flag description: the flag of Australia is used

  3. Guam Category: Economy - Economy - overview: The economy depends largely on US military spending and tourism. Total US grants, wage payments, and procurement outlays amounted to .3 billion in 2004. Over the past 30 years, the tourist industry has grown to become the largest income source following national defense. The Guam economy continues to experience expansion in both its tourism and military sectors.

  4. Trinidad and Tobago Category: People - Sex ratio (male(s)/female): at birth: 1.04 male(s)/female; under 15 years: 1.06 male(s)/female; 15-64 years: 1.11 male(s)/female; 65 years and over: 0.81 male(s)/female; total population: 1.0125 male(s)/female (2008 estimate)

  5. Honduras Category: People - Age structure (%): 0-14 years: 38.7% (male 1,508,835/female 1,446,530); 15-64 years: 57.8% (male 2,210,187/female 2,203,620); 65 years and over: 3.5% (male 121,839/female 148,316) (2008 estimate)

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  1. Tonga Category: Communications - Internet users: 8,400 (2007)

  2. Rwanda Category: Economy - Oil - consumption (bbl/day): 5,320 bbl/day (2006 estimate)

  3. European Union Category: Military - Military - note: the five-nation Eurocorps - created in 1992 by France, Germany, Belgium, Spain, and Luxembourg - has deployed troops and police on peacekeeping missions to Bosnia-Herzegovina, Macedonia, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo and assumed command of the ISAF in Afghanistan in August 2004; Eurocorps directly commands the 5,000-man Franco-German Brigade, the Multinational Command Support Brigade, and EUFOR in Bosnia and Herzegovina; in November 2004, the EU Council of Ministers formally committed to creating 13 1,500-man battle groups by the end of 2007, to respond to international crises on a rotating basis; 22 of the EU's 25 nations have agreed to supply troops; France, Italy, and the UK formed the first of three battle groups in 2005; Norway, Sweden, Estonia, and Finland established the Nordic Battle Group effective 1 January 2008; nine other groups are to be formed; a rapid-reaction naval EU Maritime Task Group was stood up in March 2007 (2007)

  4. Guyana Category: Transportation - Waterways (km): 330 km; note: Berbice, Demerara, and Essequibo rivers are navigable by oceangoing vessels for 150 km, 100 km, and 80 km respectively (2008)

  5. Sweden Category: Government - Legislative branch: unicameral Parliament or Riksdag (349 seats; members are elected by popular vote on a proportional representation basis to serve four-year terms); elections: last held on 17 September 2006 (next to be held in September 2010); election results: percent of vote by party - Social Democrats 37.2%, Moderates 27.8%, Center Party 8.3%, Liberal People's Party 8.0%, Christian Democrats 6.9%, Left Party 6.3%, Greens 5.4%; seats by party - Social Democrats 130, Moderates 97, Center Party 29, Liberal People's Party 28, Christian Democrats 24, Left Party 22, Greens 19

Congo Facts Info Stuff (CG):

Congo Latitude Facts: -2.49666666666667 and Congo Longitude Facts: 14.3

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  1. Russia Category: Economy - Electricity - exports (kWh): 18.6 billion kWh (2007 estimate)

  2. United States Pacific Island Wildlife Refuges Category: Geography - Coastline (km): Baker Island: 4.8 km; Howland Island: 6.4 km; Jarvis Island: 8 km; Johnston Atoll: 34 km; Kingman Reef: 3 km; Midway Islands: 15 km; Palmyra Atoll: 14.5 km

  3. Holy See (Vatican City) Category: Communications - Telephones - main lines in use: 5,120 (2005)

  4. Equatorial Guinea Category: Economy - Current account balance: .837 billion (2008 estimate)

  5. Mexico Category: Government - Executive branch: chief of state: President Felipe de Jesus CALDERON Hinojosa (since 1 December 2006); note - the president is both the chief of state and head of government; head of government: President Felipe de Jesus CALDERON Hinojosa (since 1 December 2006); cabinet: Cabinet appointed by the president; note - appointment of attorney general requires consent of the Senate; elections: president elected by popular vote for a single six-year term; election last held on 2 July 2006 (next to be held 1 July 2012); election results: Felipe CALDERON elected president; percent of vote - Felipe CALDERON 35.89%, Andres Manuel Lopez OBRADOR 35.31%, Roberto MADRAZO 22.26%, other 6.54%

Congo Regions are: Brazzaville Kouilou Sangha

Various World Country Facts:

  1. Bahamas, The Category: People - Death rate (deaths/1,000 population): 9.22 deaths/1,000 population (2008 estimate)

  2. Japan Category: Economy - Household income or consumption by percentage share (%): lowest 10%: 4.8%; highest 10%: 21.7% (1993)

  3. Saint Lucia Category: Economy - Industries: clothing, assembly of electronic components, beverages, corrugated cardboard boxes, tourism; lime processing, coconut processing

  4. European Union Category: Communications - Internet hosts: 50.5 million (2005); note - sum of individual country Internet hosts

  5. Wallis and Futuna Category: Economy - GDP - real growth rate (%): NA%



Source: CIA - The World Factbook