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World Country Facts:

  1. Egypt Category: People - Religions (%): Muslim (mostly Sunni) 90%, Coptic 9%, other Christian 1%

  2. Heard Island and McDonald Islands Category: Government - Country name: conventional long form: Territory of Heard Island and McDonald Islands; conventional short form: Heard Island and McDonald Islands; abbreviation: HIMI

  3. Monaco Category: People - Infant mortality rate (deaths/1,000 live births): total: 5.18 deaths/1,000 live births; male: 6 deaths/1,000 live births; female: 4.33 deaths/1,000 live births (2008 estimate)

  4. Tanzania Category: Government - Legal system: based on English common law; judicial review of legislative acts limited to matters of interpretation; has not accepted compulsory ICJ jurisdiction

  5. Niue Category: Economy - Oil - exports (bbl/day): 0 bbl/day (2005)

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  1. Holy See (Vatican City) Category: Government - Executive branch: chief of state: Pope BENEDICT XVI (since 19 April 2005); head of government: Secretary of State Cardinal Tarcisio BERTONE (since 15 September 2006); cabinet: Pontifical Commission for the State of Vatican City appointed by the pope; elections: pope elected for life by the College of Cardinals; election last held 19 April 2005 (next to be held after the death of the current pope); secretary of state appointed by the pope; election results: Joseph RATZINGER elected Pope BENEDICT XVI

  2. Azerbaijan Category: Economy - Distribution of family income - Gini index: 36.5 (2001)

  3. Guernsey Category: Communications - Internet users: 36,000 (2005)

  4. Arctic Ocean Category: Transportation - Ports and terminals: Churchill (Canada), Murmansk (Russia), Prudhoe Bay (US)

  5. Panama Category: People - Major infectious diseases: degree of risk: intermediate; food or waterborne diseases: bacterial diarrhea and hepatitis A; vectorborne disease: dengue fever and malaria; water contact disease: leptospirosis (2008)

Greece Facts Info Stuff (GR):

Greece Latitude Facts: 38.7676040494938 and Greece Longitude Facts: 23.0805399325084

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  2. Costa Rica Category: Economy - Inflation rate (consumer prices) (%): 13.9% (2008 estimate)

  3. Saint Martin Category: Geography - Geography - note: the island of Saint Martin is the smallest landmass in the World shared by two independent states, the French territory of Saint Martin and the Dutch territory of Sint Maarten

  4. Poland Category: Communications - Telephones - mobile cellular: 41.389 million (2007)

  5. San Marino Category: People - Birth rate (births/1,000 population): 9.74 births/1,000 population (2008 estimate)

Greece Regions are: Aitolia kai Akarnania Akhaia Argolis Arkadhia Arta Attiki Dhodhekanisos Drama Evritania Evros Evvoia Florina Fokis Fthiotis Grevena Ilia Imathia Ioannina Iraklion Kardhitsa Kastoria Kavala Kefallinia Kerkira Khalkidhiki Khania Khios Kikladhes Kilkis Korinthia Kozani Lakonia Larisa Lasithi Lesvos Levkas Magnisia Messinia Pella Pieria Preveza Rethimni Rodhopi Samos Serrai Thesprotia Thessaloniki Trikala Voiotia Xanthi Zakinthos

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  1. Europa Island Category: Geography - Climate: tropical

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  3. Bhutan Category: Economy - Exports - partners (%): India 58.6%, Hong Kong 30.1%, Bangladesh 7.3% (2007)

  4. Australia Category: Geography - Environment - current issues: soil erosion from overgrazing, industrial development, urbanization, and poor farming practices; soil salinity rising due to the use of poor quality water; desertification; clearing for agricultural purposes threatens the natural habitat of many unique animal and plant species; the Great Barrier Reef off the northeast coast, the largest coral reef in the world, is threatened by increased shipping and its popularity as a tourist site; limited natural fresh water resources

  5. Bahamas, The Category: Geography - Maritime claims: territorial sea: 12 nm; exclusive economic zone: 200 nm



Source: CIA - The World Factbook