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World Country Facts:

  1. Montenegro Category: People - Birth rate (births/1,000 population): 11.17 births/1,000 population (2008 estimate)

  2. Bosnia and Herzegovina Category: People - Nationality: noun: Bosnian(s), Herzegovinian(s); adjective: Bosnian, Herzegovinian

  3. Uganda Category: Economy - GDP - composition by sector (%): agriculture: 29%; industry: 24.8%; services: 46.2% (2008 estimate)

  4. Johnston Atoll Category: Geography - Environment - current issues: no natural fresh water resources

  5. Antigua and Barbuda Category: Economy - Fiscal year: 1 April - 31 March

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Random World Country Facts:

  1. Bosnia and Herzegovina Category: Transportation - Airports - with paved runways: total: 8; 2,438 to 3,047 m: 4; 1,524 to 2,437 m: 1; under 914 m: 3 (2007)

  2. Kiribati Category: People - HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate (%): NA

  3. European Union Category: People - Age structure (%): 0-14 years: 15.7% (male 37,208,905/female 35,254,445); 15-64 years: 67.2% (male 155,807,769/female 153,690,235); 65 years and over: 17.1% (male 32,592,595/female 46,273,197) (2008 estimate)

  4. Pitcairn Islands Category: Geography - Natural hazards: typhoons (especially November to March)

  5. Saint Martin Category: Geography - Area - comparative: more than one-third the size of Washington, DC

Congo Facts Info Stuff (CG):

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

More World Country Facts:

  1. Denmark Category: Geography - Area - comparative: slightly less than twice the size of Massachusetts

  2. Italy Category: Economy - Stock of direct foreign investment - at home: 4.8 billion (2008 estimate)

  3. Libya Category: Economy - Economy - overview: The Libyan economy depends primarily upon revenues from the oil sector, which contribute about 95% of export earnings, about one-quarter of GDP, and 60% of public sector wages. Substantial revenues from the energy sector coupled with a small population give Libya one of the highest per capita GDPs in Africa, but little of this income flows down to the lower orders of society. Libyan officials in the past five years have made progress on economic reforms as part of a broader campaign to reintegrate the country into the international fold. This effort picked up steam after UN sanctions were lifted in September 2003 and as Libya announced in December 2003 that it would abandon programs to build weapons of mass destruction. Almost all US unilateral sanctions against Libya were removed in April 2004, helping Libya attract more foreign direct investment, mostly in the energy sector. Libyan oil and gas licensing rounds continue to draw high international interest; the National Oil Company set a goal of nearly doubling oil production to 3 million bbl/day by 2015. Libya faces a long road ahead in liberalizing the socialist-oriented economy, but initial steps - including applying for WTO membership, reducing some subsidies, and announcing plans for privatization - are laying the groundwork for a transition to a more market-based economy. The non-oil manufacturing and construction sectors, which account for more than 20% of GDP, have expanded from processing mostly agricultural products to include the production of petrochemicals, iron, steel, and aluminum. Climatic conditions and poor soils severely limit agricultural output, and Libya imports about 75% of its food. Libya's primary agricultural water source remains the Great Manmade River Project, but significant resources are being invested in desalinization research to meet growing water demands.

  4. Bosnia and Herzegovina Category: Transportation - Roadways (km): total: 21,846 km; paved: 11,425 km (4,714 km of interurban roads); unpaved: 10,421 km (2006)

  5. Uzbekistan Category: Government - National holiday: Independence Day, 1 September (1991)

Congo Regions are: Brazzaville Kouilou Sangha

Various World Country Facts:

  1. Oman Category: Economy - Oil - proved reserves (bbl): 5.5 billion bbl (1 January 2008 estimate)

  2. Czech Republic Category: Economy - Imports - commodities (%): machinery and transport equipment 46%, raw materials and fuels 15%, chemicals 10% (2003)

  3. Gambia, The Category: Government - National holiday: Independence Day, 18 February (1965)

  4. Antarctica Category: Geography - Climate: severe low temperatures vary with latitude, elevation, and distance from the ocean; East Antarctica is colder than West Antarctica because of its higher elevation; Antarctic Peninsula has the most moderate climate; higher temperatures occur in January along the coast and average slightly below freezing

  5. Tuvalu Category: People - Death rate (deaths/1,000 population): 6.98 deaths/1,000 population (2008 estimate)



Source: CIA - The World Factbook