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World Country Facts:

  1. Indonesia Category: Transportation - Pipelines (km): condensate 735 km; condensate/gas 73 km; gas 5,797 km; oil 5,721 km; oil/gas/water 12 km; refined products 1,370 km; water 44 km (2008)

  2. Laos Category: People - Languages (%): Lao (official), French, English, and various ethnic languages

  3. Antarctica Category: People - Population: no indigenous inhabitants, but there are both permanent and summer-only staffed research stations; note: 28 nations, all signatory to the Antarctic Treaty, operate through their National Antarctic Program a number of seasonal-only (summer) and year-round research stations on the continent and its nearby islands south of 60 degrees south latitude (the region covered by the Antarctic Treaty); these stations' population of persons doing and supporting science or engaged in the management and protection of the Antarctic region varies from approximately 4,000 in summer to 1,000 in winter; in addition, approximately 1,000 personnel, including ship's crew and scientists doing onboard research, are present in the waters of the treaty region; peak summer (December-February) population - 4,219 total; Argentina 667, Australia 200, Brazil 40, Bulgaria 15, Chile 237, China 70, Czech Republic 20, Ecuador 26, Finland 20, France 100, France and Italy jointly 45, Germany 90, India 65, Italy 90, Japan 125, South Korea 70, NZ 85, Norway 44, Peru 28, Poland 40, Romania 3, Russia 429, South Africa 80, Spain 28, Sweden 20, Ukraine 24, UK 205, US 1,293, Uruguay 60 (2007-2008); winter (June-August) station population - 1,088 total; Argentina 176, Australia 62, Brazil 12, Chile 96, China 29, France 26, France and Italy jointly 13, Germany 9, India 25, Italy 2, Japan 40, South Korea 18, NZ 10, Norway 7, Poland 12, Russia 148, South Africa 10, Ukraine 12, UK 37, US 337, Uruguay 9 (2008); research stations operated within the Antarctic Treaty area (south of 60 degrees south latitude) by National Antarctic Programs: year-round stations - 38 total; Argentina 6, Australia 3, Brazil 1, Chile 4, China 2, France 1, France and Italy jointly 1, Germany 1, India 1, Japan 1, South Korea 1, NZ 1, Norway 1, Poland 1, Russia 5, South Africa 1, Ukraine 1, UK 2, US 3, Uruguay 1 (2008); a range of seasonal-only (summer) stations, camps, and refuges - Argentina, Australia, Bulgaria, Brazil, Chile, China, Czech Republic, Ecuador, Finland, France, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, South Korea, New Zealand, Norway, Peru, Poland, Romania, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Ukraine, UK, US, and Uruguay (2007-2008); in addition, during the austral summer some nations have numerous occupied locations such as tent camps, summer-long temporary facilities, and mobile traverses in support of research (March 2008 estimate)

  4. Haiti Category: Economy - GDP - real growth rate (%): 2.3% (2008 estimate)

  5. Barbados Category: Geography - Coastline (km): 97 km

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Random World Country Facts:

  1. Canada Category: Geography - Maritime claims: territorial sea: 12 nm; contiguous zone: 24 nm; exclusive economic zone: 200 nm; continental shelf: 200 nm or to the edge of the continental margin

  2. Colombia Category: Geography - Natural resources: petroleum, natural gas, coal, iron ore, nickel, gold, copper, emeralds, hydropower

  3. Howland Island Category: Geography - Location: Oceania, island in the North Pacific Ocean, about half way between Hawaii and Australia

  4. Solomon Islands Category: People - HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS: NA

  5. Chad Category: Military - Military branches: Armed Forces: Chadian National Army (Armee Nationale du Tchad, ANT), Chadian Air Force (Force Aerienne Tchadienne, FAT), Gendarmerie (2008)

Korea Facts Info Stuff (KR):

Korea Latitude Facts: 36.0834335260116 and Korea Longitude Facts: 127.570034682081

More World Country Facts:

  1. San Marino Category: Geography - Land boundaries (km): total: 39 km; border countries: Italy 39 km

  2. Namibia Category: Economy - Stock of direct foreign investment - abroad: $NA

  3. Papua New Guinea Category: Transnational Issues - Disputes - international: relies on assistance from Australia to keep out illegal cross-border activities from primarily Indonesia, including goods smuggling, illegal narcotics trafficking, and squatters and secessionists

  4. Oman Category: Economy - Electricity - imports (kWh): 0 kWh (2007 estimate)

  5. Kazakhstan Category: People - Population below poverty line (%): 13.8% (2007)

Korea Regions are: Ch'ungch'ong-bukto Ch'ungch'ong-namdo Cheju-do Cholla-bukto Cholla-namdo Inch'on-jikhalsi Kangwon-do Kwangju-jikhalsi Kyonggi-do Kyongsang-bukto Kyongsang-namdo Pusan-jikhalsi Seoul-t'ukpyolsi Taegu-jikhalsi Taejon-jikhalsi Ulsan-gwangyoksi

Various World Country Facts:

  1. Moldova Category: Geography - Environment - international agreements: party to: Air Pollution, Air Pollution-Persistent Organic Pollutants, Biodiversity, Climate Change, Climate Change-Kyoto Protocol, Desertification, Endangered Species, Hazardous Wastes, Ozone Layer Protection, Ship Pollution, Wetlands; signed, but not ratified: none of the selected agreements

  2. American Samoa Category: People - Birth rate (births/1,000 population): 23.66 births/1,000 population (2008 estimate)

  3. Palmyra Atoll Category: Geography - Geography - note: about 50 islets covered with dense vegetation, coconut trees, and balsa-like trees up to 30 meters tall

  4. Malta Category: Geography - Land boundaries (km): 0 km

  5. Burundi Category: Government - Political parties and leaders: governing parties: Burundi Democratic Front or FRODEBU [Leonce NGENDAKUMANA]; National Council for the Defense of Democracy - Front for the Defense of Democracy or CNDD-FDD [Jeremie NGENDAKUMANA]; Unity for National Progress or UPRONA [Aloys RUBUKA]; note: a multiparty system was introduced after 1998, included are: National Council for the Defense of Democracy or CNDD [Leonard NYANGOMA]; National Resistance Movement for the Rehabilitation of the Citizen or MRC-Rurenzangemero [Epitace BANYAGANAKANDI]; Party for National Redress or PARENA [Jean-Baptiste BAGAZA]



Source: CIA - The World Factbook