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World Country Facts:

  1. Faroe Islands Category: Communications - Radio broadcast stations: AM 1, FM 13, shortwave 0 (1998)

  2. United States Category: Government - International organization participation: ADB (nonregional members), AfDB (nonregional members), ANZUS, APEC, Arctic Council, ARF, ASEAN (dialogue partner), Australia Group, BIS, BSEC (observer), CBSS (observer), CE (observer), CERN (observer), CP, EAPC, EBRD, FAO, G-5, G-7, G-8, G-10, IADB, IAEA, IBRD, ICAO, ICC, ICCt (signatory), ICRM, IDA, IEA, IFAD, IFC, IFRCS, IHO, ILO, IMF, IMO, IMSO, Interpol, IOC, IOM, ISO, ITSO, ITU, ITUC, MIGA, MINUSTAH, NAFTA, NATO, NEA, NSG, OAS, OECD, OPCW, OSCE, Paris Club, PCA, PIF (partner), SAARC (observer), SECI (observer), SPC, UN, UN Security Council, UNAMID, UNCTAD, UNESCO, UNHCR, UNITAR, UNMEE, UNMIL, UNOMIG, UNRWA, UNTSO, UPU, WCL, WCO, WHO, WIPO, WMO, WTO, ZC

  3. Iles Eparses Category: Transportation - Airports: 4 (2006)

  4. French Polynesia Category: Military - Manpower fit for military service: males age 16-49: 64,287 (2008 estimate)

  5. Grenada Category: Geography - Land boundaries (km): 0 km

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  1. British Indian Ocean Territory Category: Transportation - Airports - with paved runways: total: 1; over 3,047 m: 1 (2007)

  2. France Category: Geography - Environment - current issues: some forest damage from acid rain; air pollution from industrial and vehicle emissions; water pollution from urban wastes, agricultural runoff

  3. Wake Island Category: Government - Dependency status: unorganized, unincorporated territory of the US; administered from Washington, DC, by the Department of the Interior; activities in the atoll are currently conducted by the US Air Force

  4. Iles Eparses Category: Geography - Climate: tropical

  5. Sri Lanka Category: Government - Capital: name: Colombo; geographic coordinates: 6 56 N, 79 51 E; time difference: UTC+5.5 (10.5 hours ahead of Washington, DC during Standard Time); note: Sri Jayewardenepura Kotte (legislative capital)

Guinea-Bissau Facts Info Stuff (GW):

Guinea-Bissau Latitude Facts: 11.85 and Guinea-Bissau Longitude Facts: -15.58

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  1. Andorra Category: Introduction - Background: For 715 years, from 1278 to 1993, Andorrans lived under a unique co-principality, ruled by French and Spanish leaders (from 1607 onward, the French chief of state and the Spanish bishop of Urgel). In 1993, this feudal system was modified with the titular heads of state retained, but the government transformed into a parliamentary democracy. Long isolated and impoverished, mountainous Andorra achieved considerable prosperity since World War II through its tourist industry. Many immigrants (legal and illegal) are attracted to the thriving economy with its lack of income taxes.

  2. Nepal Category: Economy - Exports - commodities (%): carpets, clothing, leather goods, jute goods, grain

  3. Poland Category: Geography - Maritime claims: territorial sea: 12 nm; exclusive economic zone: defined by international treaties

  4. Gabon Category: Economy - Economic aid - recipient: .87 million (2005)

  5. Saint Barthelemy Category: Government - Diplomatic representation in the US: none (overseas collectivity of France)

Guinea-Bissau Regions are: Bissau

Various World Country Facts:

  1. Burkina Faso Category: People - Nationality: noun: Burkinabe (singular and plural); adjective: Burkinabe

  2. Singapore Category: Transportation - Airports - with paved runways: total: 8; over 3,047 m: 2; 2,438 to 3,047 m: 1; 1,524 to 2,437 m: 4; 914 to 1,523 m: 1 (2007)

  3. Christmas Island Category: Government - Government type: NA

  4. Macedonia Category: Communications - Television broadcast stations: 52 (2007)

  5. Guam Category: People - Literacy (%): definition: age 15 and over can read and write; total population: 99%; male: 99%; female: 99% (1990 estimate)



Source: CIA - The World Factbook