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World Country Facts:

  1. Uganda Category: Economy - Economic aid - recipient: .198 billion (2005)

  2. Akrotiri Category: Government - Diplomatic representation from the US: none (overseas territory of the UK)

  3. Uruguay Category: Transportation - Ports and terminals: Montevideo

  4. Botswana Category: People - Age structure (%): 0-14 years: 35.2% (male 329,418/female 318,160); 15-64 years: 60.9% (male 566,239/female 556,286); 65 years and over: 3.9% (male 29,165/female 43,055) (2008 estimate)

  5. Indian Ocean Category: Introduction - Background: The Indian Ocean is the third largest of the world's five oceans (after the Pacific Ocean and Atlantic Ocean, but larger than the Southern Ocean and Arctic Ocean). Four critically important access waterways are the Suez Canal (Egypt), Bab el Mandeb (Djibouti-Yemen), Strait of Hormuz (Iran-Oman), and Strait of Malacca (Indonesia-Malaysia). The decision by the International Hydrographic Organization in the spring of 2000 to delimit a fifth ocean, the Southern Ocean, removed the portion of the Indian Ocean south of 60 degrees south latitude.

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  1. Guam Category: Economy - Natural gas - exports (cu m): 0 cu m (2007 estimate)

  2. Papua New Guinea Category: Economy - Household income or consumption by percentage share (%): lowest 10%: 1.7%; highest 10%: 40.5% (1996)

  3. Fiji Category: Government - Political pressure groups and leaders: Group Against Racial Discrimination or GARD [Dr. Anirudk SINGH] (for restoration of a democratic government); Viti Landowners Association

  4. Cote d'Ivoire Category: People - Major infectious diseases: degree of risk: very high; food or waterborne diseases: bacterial diarrhea, hepatitis A, and typhoid fever; vectorborne diseases: malaria and yellow fever; water contact: schistosomiasis; 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)

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Guyana Facts Info Stuff (GY):

Guyana Latitude Facts: 6.54384615384615 and Guyana Longitude Facts: -58.1476923076923

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  1. Iran Category: Geography - Total renewable water resources (cu km): 137.5 cu km (1997)

  2. Liberia Category: Economy - Oil - production (bbl/day): 0 bbl/day (2007 estimate)

  3. Gaza Strip Category: Economy - Electricity - exports (kWh): 0 kWh (2008)

  4. Kosovo Category: People - Population below poverty line (%): 37% (2007 estimate)

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

Guyana Regions are: Cuyuni-Mazaruni Demerara-Mahaica East Berbice-Corentyne Upper Demerara-Berbice

Various World Country Facts:

  1. Western Sahara Category: Government - Diplomatic representation in the US: none

  2. Brazil Category: Transportation - Airports - with paved runways: total: 718; over 3,047 m: 7; 2,438 to 3,047 m: 25; 1,524 to 2,437 m: 167; 914 to 1,523 m: 467; under 914 m: 52 (2007)

  3. Bangladesh Category: Economy - Imports: .17 billion (2008 estimate)

  4. Bassas da India Category: Geography - Geographic coordinates: 21 30 S, 39 50 E

  5. Antigua and Barbuda Category: Economy - Agriculture - products: cotton, fruits, vegetables, bananas, coconuts, cucumbers, mangoes, sugarcane; livestock

Source: CIA - The World Factbook