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World Country Facts:

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  2. Europa Island Category: Geography - Map references: Africa

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  4. Burkina Faso Category: Economy - Labor force: 5 million; note: a large part of the male labor force migrates annually to neighboring countries for seasonal employment (2003)

  5. Samoa Category: Economy - Economic aid - recipient: .95 million (2005)

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  2. Kazakhstan Category: Government - Executive branch: chief of state: President Nursultan A. NAZARBAYEV (chairman of the Supreme Soviet from 22 February 1990, elected president 1 December 1991); head of government: Prime Minister Karim MASIMOV (since 10 January 2007); Deputy Prime Ministers Umirzak SHUKEYEV (since 27 August 2007) and Yerbol ORYNBAYEV (since 29 October 2007); cabinet: Council of Ministers appointed by the president; elections: president elected by popular vote for a seven-year term (no term limits); election last held 4 December 2005 (next to be held in 2012); prime minister and first deputy prime minister appointed by the president; election results: Nursultan A. NAZARBAYEV reelected president; percent of vote - Nursultan A. NAZARBAYEV 91.1%, Zharmakhan A. TUYAKBAI 6.6%, Alikhan M. BAIMENOV 1.6%; note: President NAZARBAYEV arranged a referendum in 1995 that extended his term of office and expanded his presidential powers: only he can initiate constitutional amendments, appoint and dismiss the government, dissolve Parliament, call referenda at his discretion, and appoint administrative heads of regions and cities

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Jamaica Facts Info Stuff (JM):

Jamaica Latitude Facts: 18.1168 and Jamaica Longitude Facts: -77.2297333333334

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  1. Senegal Category: Government - Administrative divisions: 11 regions (regions, singular - region); Dakar, Diourbel, Fatick, Kaolack, Kolda, Louga, Matam, Saint-Louis, Tambacounda, Thies, Ziguinchor

  2. Bahrain Category: Government - Independence: 15 August 1971 (from UK)

  3. Saint Helena Category: People - Net migration rate (migrant(s)/1,000 population): NA

  4. Ukraine Category: Economy - Exports: .89 billion (2008 estimate)

  5. Ecuador Category: Economy - Exports: .4 billion (2008 estimate)

Jamaica Regions are: Clarendon Hanover Manchester Portland Saint Andrew Saint Ann Saint Catherine Saint Elizabeth Saint James Saint Mary Saint Thomas Trelawny Westmoreland

Various World Country Facts:

  1. Burma Category: Transnational Issues - Illicit drugs: remains world's second largest producer of illicit opium with an estimated production in 2008 of 340 metric tons, an increase of 26%, and poppy cultivation in 2008 totaled 22,500 hectares, a 4% increase from 2007; production in the United Wa State Army's areas of greatest control remains low; Shan state is the source of 94% of Burma's poppy cultivation; lack of government will to take on major narcotrafficking groups and lack of serious commitment against money laundering continues to hinder the overall antidrug effort; major source of methamphetamine and heroin for regional consumption (2008)

  2. Saint Helena Category: Economy - Electricity - imports (kWh): 0 kWh (2007 estimate)

  3. Juan de Nova Island Category: Geography - Environment - current issues: NA

  4. Timor-Leste Category: People - Population growth rate (%): 2.05% (2008 estimate)

  5. Japan Category: People - Population growth rate (%): -0.139% (2008 estimate)

Source: CIA - The World Factbook