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World Country Facts:

  1. Bassas da India Category: Geography - Area (sq km): total: 0.2 sq km; land: 0.2 sq km; water: 0 sq km

  2. Laos Category: Economy - Budget: revenues: 9.6 million; expenditures: 4 million (2008 estimate)

  3. Bulgaria Category: Geography - Coastline (km): 354 km

  4. Ghana Category: Government - Legislative branch: unicameral Parliament (230 seats; members are elected by direct, popular vote to serve four-year terms); elections: last held 7 December 2004 (next to be held in December 2008); election results: percent of vote by party - NA; seats by party - NPP 128, NDC 94, PNC 4, CPP 3, independent 1

  5. Madagascar Category: Government - Independence: 26 June 1960 (from France)

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Random World Country Facts:

  1. Arctic Ocean Category: Geography - Area - comparative: slightly less than 1.5 times the size of the US

  2. France Category: Economy - Oil - proved reserves (bbl): 122 million bbl (1 January 2008 estimate)

  3. Comoros Category: Government - Executive branch: chief of state: President Ahmed Abdallah SAMBI (since 26 May 2006); head of government: President Ahmed Abdallah SAMBI (since 26 May 2006); cabinet: Council of Ministers appointed by the president; elections: as defined by the 2001 constitution, the presidency rotates every four years among the elected presidents from the three main islands in the Union; election last held 14 May 2006 (next to be held by May 2010); prime minister appointed by the president; note - the post of prime minister has been vacant since May 2002; election results: Ahmed Abdallah SAMBI elected president; percent of vote - Ahmed Abdallah SAMBI 58.0%, Ibrahim HALIDI 28.3%, Mohamed DJAANFAMI 13.7%

  4. Papua New Guinea Category: Geography - Land use (%): arable land: 0.49%; permanent crops: 1.4%; other: 98.11% (2005)

  5. Haiti Category: Geography - Area - comparative: slightly smaller than Maryland

Netherlands Facts Info Stuff (NL):

Netherlands Latitude Facts: 52.2227067892079 and Netherlands Longitude Facts: 5.58108508745921

More World Country Facts:

  1. Reunion Category: Economy - Electricity - exports (kWh): 0 kWh (2003)

  2. Hong Kong Category: Government - Independence: none (special administrative region of China)

  3. Guyana Category: Government - Suffrage: 18 years of age; universal

  4. Philippines Category: Economy - Oil - production (bbl/day): 23,930 bbl/day (2007 estimate)

  5. Christmas Island Category: Geography - Map references: Southeast Asia

Netherlands Regions are: Drenthe Flevoland Friesland Gelderland Groningen Limburg Noord-Brabant Noord-Holland Overijssel Utrecht Zeeland Zuid-Holland

Various World Country Facts:

  1. Costa Rica Category: Economy - Labor force: 1.957 million; note: this official estimate excludes Nicaraguans living in Costa Rica (2008 estimate)

  2. Pitcairn Islands Category: Government - Diplomatic representation in the US: none (overseas territory of the UK)

  3. Sierra Leone Category: Economy - Agriculture - products: rice, coffee, cocoa, palm kernels, palm oil, peanuts; poultry, cattle, sheep, pigs; fish

  4. Yemen Category: Geography - Natural hazards: sandstorms and dust storms in summer

  5. France Category: Geography - Climate: metropolitan France: generally cool winters and mild summers, but mild winters and hot summers along the Mediterranean; occasional strong, cold, dry, north-to-northwesterly wind known as mistral; French Guiana: tropical; hot, humid; little seasonal temperature variation; Guadeloupe and Martinique: subtropical tempered by trade winds; moderately high humidity; rainy season (June to October); vulnerable to devastating cyclones (hurricanes) every eight years on average; Reunion: tropical, but temperature moderates with elevation; cool and dry (May to November), hot and rainy (November to April)



Source: CIA - The World Factbook