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Micronesia Latitude Facts: 9.53 and Micronesia Longitude Facts: 138.12

Micronesia Regions are: Yap

Various World Country Facts:

  1. Virgin Islands Category: Government - Capital: name: Charlotte Amalie; geographic coordinates: 18 21 N, 64 56 W; time difference: UTC-4 (1 hour ahead of Washington, DC during Standard Time)

  2. South Africa Category: People - Ethnic groups (%): black African 79%, white 9.6%, colored 8.9%, Indian/Asian 2.5% (2001 census)

  3. United Arab Emirates Category: Government - Legislative branch: unicameral Federal National Council (FNC) or Majlis al-Ittihad al-Watani (40 seats; 20 members appointed by the rulers of the constituent states, 20 members elected to serve two-year terms); elections: elections for one half of the FNC (the other half remains appointed) held in the UAE on 18-20 December 2006; the new electoral college - a body of 6,689 Emiratis (including 1,189 women) appointed by the rulers of the seven emirates - were the only eligible voters and candidates; 456 candidates including 65 women ran for 20 contested FNC seats; one female from the Emirate of Abu Dhabi won a seat; note: reviews legislation but cannot change or veto

  4. Costa Rica Category: Economy - Stock of direct foreign investment - at home: .96 billion (31 December 2008 estimate)

  5. Yemen Category: People - Population below poverty line (%): 45.2% (2003)



CIT.DIRECTORY Source: CIA - The World Factbook - https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/fields/2028.html