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World Country Facts:

  1. Norfolk Island Category: Communications - Television broadcast stations: 1 (local programming station plus 2 repeaters that air Australian programs by satellite) (2005)

  2. World Category: Introduction - Background: Globally, the 20th century was marked by: (a) two devastating world wars; (b) the Great Depression of the 1930s; (c) the end of vast colonial empires; (d) rapid advances in science and technology, from the first airplane flight at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina (US) to the landing on the moon; (e) the Cold War between the Western alliance and the Warsaw Pact nations; (f) a sharp rise in living standards in North America, Europe, and Japan; (g) increased concerns about the environment, including loss of forests, shortages of energy and water, the decline in biological diversity, and air pollution; (h) the onset of the AIDS epidemic; and (i) the ultimate emergence of the US as the only world superpower. The planet's population continues to explode: from 1 billion in 1820, to 2 billion in 1930, 3 billion in 1960, 4 billion in 1974, 5 billion in 1988, and 6 billion in 2000. For the 21st century, the continued exponential growth in science and technology raises both hopes (e.g., advances in medicine) and fears (e.g., development of even more lethal weapons of war).

  3. Andorra Category: Economy - Industries: tourism (particularly skiing), cattle raising, timber, banking, tobacco, furniture

  4. Tokelau Category: Communications - Internet hosts: 273 (2008)

  5. Baker Island Category: Geography - Environment - current issues: no natural fresh water resources

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  2. Saint Pierre and Miquelon Category: People - Ethnic groups (%): Basques and Bretons (French fishermen)

  3. Cameroon Category: People - Population growth rate (%): 2.218% (2008 estimate)

  4. Germany Category: Geography - Area (sq km): total: 357,021 sq km; land: 349,223 sq km; water: 7,798 sq km

  5. Navassa Island Category: Government - Country name: conventional long form: none; conventional short form: Navassa Island

Grenada Facts Info Stuff (GD):

Grenada Latitude Facts: 12.0830434782609 and Grenada Longitude Facts: -61.7008695652174

More World Country Facts:

  1. Venezuela Category: Economy - Agriculture - products: corn, sorghum, sugarcane, rice, bananas, vegetables, coffee; beef, pork, milk, eggs; fish

  2. Monaco Category: Geography - Natural resources: none

  3. Syria Category: People - Median age (years): total: 21.4 years; male: 21.3 years; female: 21.5 years (2008 estimate)

  4. Iran Category: Transportation - Heliports: 14 (2007)

  5. Singapore Category: People - Languages (%): Mandarin 35%, English 23%, Malay 14.1%, Hokkien 11.4%, Cantonese 5.7%, Teochew 4.9%, Tamil 3.2%, other Chinese dialects 1.8%, other 0.9% (2000 census)

Grenada Regions are: Saint Andrew Saint David Saint George Saint John Saint Mark Saint Patrick

Various World Country Facts:

  1. Mongolia Category: Government - Diplomatic representation from the US: chief of mission: Ambassador Mark C. MINTON; embassy: Big Ring Road, 11th Micro Region, Ulaanbaatar; mailing address: PSC 461, Box 300, FPO AP 96521-0002; P.O. Box 1021, Ulaanbaatar-13; telephone: [976] (11) 329-095; FAX: [976] (11) 320-776

  2. Libya Category: Transnational Issues - Refugees and internally displaced persons: refugees (country of origin): 8,000 (Palestinian Territories) (2007)

  3. Kuwait Category: Economy - Oil - proved reserves (bbl): 104 billion bbl (1 January 2008 estimate)

  4. Tromelin Island Category: Geography - Natural resources: fish

  5. Holy See (Vatican City) Category: Economy - Electricity - exports (kWh): 0 kWh



Source: CIA - The World Factbook