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World Country Facts:

  1. Nauru Category: People - Languages (%): Nauruan (official; a distinct Pacific Island language), English widely understood, spoken, and used for most government and commercial purposes

  2. Estonia Category: Military - Manpower fit for military service: males age 16-49: 218,448; females age 16-49: 264,187 (2008 estimate)

  3. Uruguay Category: People - HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate (%): 0.3% (2001 estimate)

  4. Indian Ocean Category: Geography - Geography - note: major chokepoints include Bab el Mandeb, Strait of Hormuz, Strait of Malacca, southern access to the Suez Canal, and the Lombok Strait

  5. Benin Category: Economy - Distribution of family income - Gini index: 36.5 (2003)

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  1. Vietnam Category: Transnational Issues - Illicit drugs: minor producer of opium poppy; probable minor transit point for Southeast Asian heroin; government continues to face domestic opium/heroin/methamphetamine addiction problems despite longstanding crackdowns

  2. Bulgaria Category: Transportation - Waterways (km): 470 km (2008)

  3. Bahrain Category: Government - Flag description: red, the traditional color for flags of Persian Gulf states, with a white serrated band (five white points) on the hoist side; the five points represent the five pillars of Islam

  4. Tanzania Category: Economy - Oil - exports (bbl/day): 0 bbl/day (2005)

  5. Sao Tome and Principe Category: Geography - Elevation extremes (m): lowest point: Atlantic Ocean 0 m; highest point: Pico de Sao Tome 2,024 m

Greenland Facts Info Stuff (GL):

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

More World Country Facts:

  1. Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Category: Government - Political parties and leaders: New Democratic Party or NDP [Arnhim EUSTACE]; Unity Labor Party or ULP [Ralph GONSALVES] (formed by the coalition of Saint Vincent Labor Party or SVLP and the Movement for National Unity or MNU)

  2. Congo, Democratic Republic of the Category: Government - Legal system: a new constitution was adopted by referendum 18 December 2005; accepts compulsory ICJ jurisdiction, with reservations

  3. Greece Category: Government - Political parties and leaders: Coalition of the Left and Progress (Synaspismos) [Alekos ALAVANOS]; Communist Party of Greece or KKE [Aleka PAPARIGA]; New Democracy or ND (conservative) [Konstandinos KARAMANLIS]; Panhellenic Socialist Movement or PASOK [Yiorgos PAPANDREOU]; Popular Orthodox Rally or LAOS [Yeoryios KARATZAFERIS]

  4. Sweden Category: People - Death rate (deaths/1,000 population): 10.24 deaths/1,000 population (2008 estimate)

  5. Panama Category: Economy - Natural gas - production (cu m): 0 cu m (2007 estimate)

Greenland Regions are: Nordgronland Ostgronland Vestgronland

Various World Country Facts:

  1. Namibia Category: Communications - Radio broadcast stations: AM 2, FM 39, shortwave 4 (2001)

  2. Montserrat Category: Military - Manpower fit for military service: males age 16-49: 2,097 (2008 estimate)

  3. Qatar Category: Government - Country name: conventional long form: State of Qatar; conventional short form: Qatar; local long form: Dawlat Qatar; local short form: Qatar; note: closest approximation of the native pronunciation falls between cutter and gutter, but not like guitar

  4. American Samoa Category: Economy - Oil - exports (bbl/day): 0 bbl/day (2005)

  5. Saint Martin Category: Government - Legislative branch: unicameral Territorial Council (23 seats; members are elected by popular vote to serve five-year terms); elections: last held 1 and 8 July 2007 (next to be held July 2012); election results: percent of seats by party - UPP 49%, RRR 42.2%, Reussir Saint-Martin 8.9%; seats by party - UPP 16, RRR 6, Reussir Saint-Martin 1



Source: CIA - The World Factbook