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World Country Facts:

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  2. Norfolk Island Category: Communications - Internet country code: .nf

  3. Tajikistan Category: People - Religions (%): Sunni Muslim 85%, Shia Muslim 5%, other 10% (2003 estimate)

  4. Mozambique Category: Economy - Currency (code): metical (MZM)

  5. Indonesia Category: Military - Military expenditures (% of GDP): 3% of GDP (2005 estimate)

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Costa Rica Latitude Facts: 9.92397129186603 and Costa Rica Longitude Facts: -84.3181818181819

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  3. British Indian Ocean Territory Category: Geography - Climate: tropical marine; hot, humid, moderated by trade winds

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Costa Rica Regions are: Alajuela Cartago Guanacaste Heredia Limon Puntarenas San Jose

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Source: CIA - The World Factbook