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World Country Facts:

  1. Dominican Republic Category: Military - Manpower fit for military service: males age 16-49: 2,020,490; females age 16-49: 1,883,875 (2008 estimate)

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

  3. Bangladesh Category: People - Major infectious diseases: degree of risk: high; food or waterborne diseases: bacterial and protozoal diarrhea, hepatitis A and E, and typhoid fever; vectorborne diseases: dengue fever and malaria are high risks in some locations; water contact disease: leptospirosis; animal contact disease: rabies; note: highly pathogenic H5N1 avian influenza has been identified in this country; it poses a negligible risk with extremely rare cases possible among US citizens who have close contact with birds (2008)

  4. Kazakhstan Category: Economy - Imports - partners (%): Russia 35.4%, China 22.1%, Germany 8% (2007)

  5. Saint Martin Category: Transportation - Airports - with paved runways: total: 1; 914 to 1,523 m: 1

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Random World Country Facts:

  1. European Union Category: Geography - Environment - international agreements: party to: Air Pollution, Air Pollution-Nitrogen Oxides, Air Pollution-Persistent Organic Pollutants, Air Pollution-Sulphur 94, Antarctic-Marine Living Resources, Biodiversity, Climate Change, Climate Change-Kyoto Protocol, Desertification, Hazardous Wastes, Law of the Sea, Ozone Layer Protection, Tropical Timber 82, Tropical Timber 94; signed but not ratified: Air Pollution-Volatile Organic Compounds

  2. Kyrgyzstan Category: Communications - Internet hosts: 56,905 (2008)

  3. Cayman Islands Category: Transportation - Airports - with paved runways: total: 2; 1,524 to 2,437 m: 2 (2007)

  4. Kingman Reef Category: Geography - Land use (%): arable land: 0%; permanent crops: 0%; other: 100% (2005)

  5. Baker Island Category: Geography - Area (sq km): total: 1.4 sq km; land: 1.4 sq km; water: 0 sq km

Greenland Facts Info Stuff (GL):

Greenland Latitude Facts: 67.6206451612903 and Greenland Longitude Facts: -49.9135483870968

More World Country Facts:

  1. Seychelles Category: Geography - Terrain: Mahe Group is granitic, narrow coastal strip, rocky, hilly; others are coral, flat, elevated reefs

  2. Portugal Category: Geography - Coastline (km): 1,793 km

  3. Indian Ocean Category: Geography - Area - comparative: about 5.5 times the size of the US

  4. Cocos (Keeling) Islands Category: Economy - Labor force - by occupation (%): note: the Cocos Islands Cooperative Society Ltd. employs construction workers, stevedores, and lighterage workers; tourism employs others

  5. Benin Category: Transnational Issues - Disputes - international: in September 2007, Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) intervened to attempt to resolve the dispute over two villages along the Benin-Burkina Faso border that remain from 2005 ICJ decision; much of Benin-Niger boundary, including tripoint with Nigeria, remains undemarcated; in 2005, Nigeria ceded thirteen villages to Benin, but border relations remain strained by rival cross-border gang clashes; talks continue between Benin and Togo on funding the Adjrala hydroelectric dam on the Mona River

Greenland Regions are: Nordgronland Ostgronland Vestgronland

Various World Country Facts:

  1. Lithuania Category: Geography - Climate: transitional, between maritime and continental; wet, moderate winters and summers

  2. Guinea Category: Communications - Radio broadcast stations: AM 0, FM 5, shortwave 3 (2006)

  3. Kuwait Category: Economy - Natural gas - production (cu m): 12.5 billion cu m (2006 estimate)

  4. Guinea-Bissau Category: Geography - Climate: tropical; generally hot and humid; monsoonal-type rainy season (June to November) with southwesterly winds; dry season (December to May) with northeasterly harmattan winds

  5. Bassas da India Category: Geography - Geography - note: the islands emerge from a circular reef that sits atop a long-extinct, submerged volcano



Source: CIA - The World Factbook