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World Country Facts:

  1. Cameroon Category: Economy - Labor force - by occupation (%): agriculture: 70%; industry: 13%; services: 17% (2001 estimate)

  2. Israel Category: Geography - Area (sq km): total: 20,770 sq km; land: 20,330 sq km; water: 440 sq km

  3. Ashmore and Cartier Islands Category: Geography - Maritime claims: territorial sea: 12 nm; contiguous zone: 12 nm; exclusive fishing zone: 200 nm; continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation

  4. Moldova Category: Economy - Electricity - production (kWh): 3.824 billion kWh (2006 estimate)

  5. World Category: People - Literacy (%): definition: age 15 and over can read and write; total population: 82%; male: 87%; female: 77%; note: over two-thirds of the world's 785 million illiterate adults are found in only eight countries (India, China, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Nigeria, Ethiopia, Indonesia, and Egypt); of all the illiterate adults in the world, two-thirds are women; extremely low literacy rates are concentrated in three regions, South and West Asia, Sub-Saharan Africa, and the Arab states, where around one-third of the men and half of all women are illiterate (2005 estimate)

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Random World Country Facts:

  1. Nicaragua Category: Geography - Area (sq km): total: 129,494 sq km; land: 120,254 sq km; water: 9,240 sq km

  2. Canada Category: Economy - GDP - real growth rate (%): 0.7% (2008 estimate)

  3. Ukraine Category: Geography - Location: Eastern Europe, bordering the Black Sea, between Poland, Romania, and Moldova in the west and Russia in the east

  4. Portugal Category: People - Population growth rate (%): 0.305% (2008 estimate)

  5. Egypt Category: Geography - Geographic coordinates: 27 00 N, 30 00 E

France Facts Info Stuff (FR):

France Latitude Facts: 46.9107939782989 and France Longitude Facts: 2.59494154057781

More World Country Facts:

  1. Bassas da India Category: Geography - Map references: Africa

  2. Malta Category: Military - Military branches: Armed Forces of Malta (AFM; includes air and maritime elements) (2007)

  3. Glorioso Islands Category: Geography - Environment - current issues: NA

  4. Korea, South Category: Economy - Agriculture - products: rice, root crops, barley, vegetables, fruit; cattle, pigs, chickens, milk, eggs; fish

  5. Timor-Leste Category: Military - Manpower reaching militarily significant age annually: male: 13,045; female: 12,670 (2008 estimate)

France Regions are: Alsace Aquitaine Auvergne Basse-Normandie Bourgogne Bretagne Centre Champagne-Ardenne Corse Franche-Comte Haute-Normandie Ile-de-France Languedoc-Roussillon Limousin Lorraine Midi-Pyrenees Nord-Pas-de-Calais Pays de la Loire Picardie Poitou-Charentes Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur Rhone-Alpes

Various World Country Facts:

  1. Pakistan Category: Transnational Issues - Disputes - international: various talks and confidence-building measures cautiously have begun to defuse tensions over Kashmir, particularly since the October 2005 earthquake in the region; Kashmir nevertheless remains the site of the world's largest and most militarized territorial dispute with portions under the de facto administration of China (Aksai Chin), India (Jammu and Kashmir), and Pakistan (Azad Kashmir and Northern Areas); UN Military Observer Group in India and Pakistan (UNMOGIP) has maintained a small group of peacekeepers since 1949; India does not recognize Pakistan's ceding historic Kashmir lands to China in 1964; India and Pakistan have maintained their 2004 cease fire in Kashmir and initiated discussions on defusing the armed stand-off in the Siachen glacier region; Pakistan protests India's fencing the highly militarized Line of Control and construction of the Baglihar Dam on the Chenab River in Jammu and Kashmir, which is part of the larger dispute on water sharing of the Indus River and its tributaries; to defuse tensions and prepare for discussions on a maritime boundary, India and Pakistan seek technical resolution of the disputed boundary in Sir Creek estuary at the mouth of the Rann of Kutch in the Arabian Sea; Pakistani maps continue to show the Junagadh claim in India's Gujarat State; by 2005, Pakistan, with UN assistance, repatriated 2.3 million Afghan refugees leaving slightly more than a million, many of whom remain at their own choosing; Pakistan has proposed and Afghanistan protests construction of a fence and laying of mines along portions of their porous border; Pakistan has sent troops into remote tribal areas to monitor and control the border with Afghanistan and to stem terrorist or other illegal activities

  2. Europa Island Category: Geography - Natural hazards: NA

  3. Mali Category: Geography - Map references: Africa

  4. Denmark Category: Geography - Maritime claims: territorial sea: 12 nm; contiguous zone: 24 nm; exclusive economic zone: 200 nm; continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation

  5. Guadeloupe Category: Economy - GDP (official exchange rate): NA



Source: CIA - The World Factbook