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World Country Facts:

  1. Egypt Category: Government - National holiday: Revolution Day, 23 July (1952)

  2. Iceland Category: Military - Manpower available for military service: males age 16-49: 74,896 (2008 estimate)

  3. Coral Sea Islands Category: Geography - Elevation extremes (m): lowest point: Pacific Ocean 0 m; highest point: unnamed location on Cato Island 6 m

  4. Macau Category: People - Population below poverty line (%): NA%

  5. Syria Category: Transportation - Merchant marine: total: 77; by type: bulk carrier 5, cargo 65, carrier 4, container 1, petroleum tanker 1, roll on/roll off 1; foreign-owned: 7 (Jordan 2, Lebanon 3, Romania 2); registered in other countries: 196 (Barbados 1, Bolivia 2, Cambodia 48, Comoros 4, Cyprus 2, Dominica 2, Georgia 49, Hong Kong 1, North Korea 1, Lebanon 2, Libya 2, Malta 6, Moldova 1, Panama 32, Saint Kitts and Nevis 7, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 13, Sierra Leone 18, Slovakia 2, Togo 2, unknown 1) (2008)

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  2. Bassas da India Category: Geography - Coastline (km): 35.2 km

  3. Guinea Category: Government - Capital: name: Conakry; geographic coordinates: 9 33 N, 13 42 W; time difference: UTC 0 (5 hours ahead of Washington, DC during Standard Time)

  4. Netherlands Antilles Category: Economy - Debt - external: .68 billion (2004)

  5. Faroe Islands Category: People - Total fertility rate (children born/woman): 2.45 children born/woman (2008 estimate)

Jamaica Facts Info Stuff (JM):

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

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  1. Bhutan Category: Economy - Imports - commodities (%): fuel and lubricants, grain, aircraft, machinery and parts, vehicles, fabrics, rice

  2. Bahrain Category: Economy - Stock of direct foreign investment - abroad: .52 billion (2008 estimate)

  3. Montserrat Category: Economy - Fiscal year: 1 April - 31 March

  4. French Guiana Category: Economy - Economic aid - recipient: $NA

  5. Rwanda Category: Military - Manpower available for military service: males age 16-49: 2,430,469; females age 16-49: 2,392,933 (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. World Category: People - Birth rate (births/1,000 population): 20.18 births/1,000 population (2008 estimate)

  2. Kosovo Category: Economy - Inflation rate (consumer prices) (%): 5.3% (2007 estimate)

  3. Netherlands Category: Government - Capital: name: Amsterdam; geographic coordinates: 52 23 N, 4 54 E; time difference: UTC+1 (6 hours ahead of Washington, DC during Standard Time); daylight saving time: +1hr, begins last Sunday in March; ends last Sunday in October; note: The Hague is the seat of government; time descriptions apply to the continental Netherlands only, not to the Caribbean components

  4. Arctic Ocean Category: Geography - Natural hazards: ice islands occasionally break away from northern Ellesmere Island; icebergs calved from glaciers in western Greenland and extreme northeastern Canada; permafrost in islands; virtually ice locked from October to June; ships subject to superstructure icing from October to May

  5. Belarus Category: Economy - Electricity - imports (kWh): 10.15 billion kWh (2006 estimate)



Source: CIA - The World Factbook