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World Country Facts:

  1. Bouvet Island Category: Geography - Environment - current issues: NA

  2. Mexico Category: Geography - Elevation extremes (m): lowest point: Laguna Salada -10 m; highest point: Volcan Pico de Orizaba 5,700 m

  3. Burundi Category: People - Net migration rate (migrant(s)/1,000 population): 5.62 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2008 estimate)

  4. Vietnam Category: Economy - Electricity - consumption (kWh): 48.08 billion kWh (2006 estimate)

  5. Bangladesh Category: Geography - Land boundaries (km): total: 4,246 km; border countries: Burma 193 km, India 4,053 km

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  1. Tromelin Island Category: Introduction - Background: First explored by the French in 1776, the island came under the jurisdiction of Reunion in 1814. At present, it serves as a sea turtle sanctuary and is the site of an important meteorological station.

  2. South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands Category: Government - Flag description: blue, with the flag of the UK in the upper hoist-side quadrant and the South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands coat of arms centered on the outer half of the flag; the coat of arms features a shield with a golden lion centered; the shield is supported by a fur seal on the left and a penguin on the right; a reindeer appears above the shield, and below it on a scroll is the motto LEO TERRAM PROPRIAM PROTEGAT (Let the Lion Protect its Own Land)

  3. Slovenia Category: People - Education expenditures (% of GDP): 6% of GDP (2005)

  4. Niger Category: Geography - Freshwater withdrawal (domestic/industrial/agricultural): total: 2.18 cu km/yr (4%/0%/95%); per capita: 156 cu m/yr (2000)

  5. Moldova Category: Government - Capital: name: Chisinau (Kishinev); note: pronounced kee-shee-now; geographic coordinates: 47 00 N, 28 51 E; time difference: UTC+2 (7 hours ahead of Washington, DC during Standard Time); daylight saving time: +1hr, begins last Sunday in March; ends last Sunday in October

Greece Facts Info Stuff (GR):

Greece Latitude Facts: 38.7676040494938 and Greece Longitude Facts: 23.0805399325084

More World Country Facts:

  1. Tajikistan Category: Government - Flag description: three horizontal stripes of red (top), a wider stripe of white, and green; a gold crown surmounted by seven gold, five-pointed stars is located in the center of the white stripe

  2. Martinique Category: Geography - Maritime claims: territorial sea: 12 nm; exclusive economic zone: 200 nm

  3. Mongolia Category: Geography - Area (sq km): total: 1,564,116 sq km; land: 1,554,731 sq km; water: 9,385 sq km

  4. Tuvalu Category: Communications - Internet users: 1,300 (2002)

  5. Malta Category: Economy - Electricity - consumption (kWh): 1.85 billion kWh (2006 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

Various World Country Facts:

  1. Cote d'Ivoire Category: Economy - Oil - proved reserves (bbl): 100 million bbl (1 January 2008 estimate)

  2. Switzerland Category: Economy - Reserves of foreign exchange and gold: .37 billion (2008 estimate)

  3. Laos Category: People - Net migration rate (migrant(s)/1,000 population): NA

  4. Palau Category: Economy - Fiscal year: 1 October - 30 September

  5. Rwanda Category: Government - Capital: name: Kigali; geographic coordinates: 1 57 S, 30 04 E; time difference: UTC+2 (7 hours ahead of Washington, DC during Standard Time)

Source: CIA - The World Factbook