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World Country Facts:

  1. Albania Category: Geography - Climate: mild temperate; cool, cloudy, wet winters; hot, clear, dry summers; interior is cooler and wetter

  2. French Southern and Antarctic Lands Category: Economy - Economy - overview: Economic activity is limited to servicing meteorological and geophysical research stations, military bases, and French and other fishing fleets. The fish catches landed on Iles Kerguelen by foreign ships are exported to France and Reunion.

  3. Macau Category: Government - Diplomatic representation from the US: the US has no offices in Macau; US Consulate General in Hong Kong is accredited to Macau

  4. Mayotte Category: People - Population growth rate (%): 3.465% (2008 estimate)

  5. Pacific Ocean Category: Geography - Coastline (km): 135,663 km

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Random World Country Facts:

  1. Arctic Ocean Category: Geography - Terrain: central surface covered by a perennial drifting polar icepack that, on average, is about 3 meters thick, although pressure ridges may be three times that thickness; clockwise drift pattern in the Beaufort Gyral Stream, but nearly straight-line movement from the New Siberian Islands (Russia) to Denmark Strait (between Greenland and Iceland); the icepack is surrounded by open seas during the summer, but more than doubles in size during the winter and extends to the encircling landmasses; the ocean floor is about 50% continental shelf (highest percentage of any ocean) with the remainder a central basin interrupted by three submarine ridges (Alpha Cordillera, Nansen Cordillera, and Lomonosov Ridge)

  2. Afghanistan Category: People - Age structure (%): 0-14 years: 44.6% (male 7,474,394/female 7,121,145); 15-64 years: 53% (male 8,901,880/female 8,447,983); 65 years and over: 2.4% (male 383,830/female 409,144) (2008 estimate)

  3. Senegal Category: Economy - Labor force: 4.973 million (2008 estimate)

  4. Georgia Category: Geography - Terrain: largely mountainous with Great Caucasus Mountains in the north and Lesser Caucasus Mountains in the south; Kolkhet'is Dablobi (Kolkhida Lowland) opens to the Black Sea in the west; Mtkvari River Basin in the east; good soils in river valley flood plains, foothills of Kolkhida Lowland

  5. Congo, Republic of the Category: Economy - Economic aid - recipient: .449 billion (2005)

Netherlands Facts Info Stuff (NL):

Netherlands Latitude Facts: 52.2227067892079 and Netherlands Longitude Facts: 5.58108508745921

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  1. Senegal Category: Government - Judicial branch: Constitutional Court; Council of State; Court of Final Appeals or Cour de Cassation; Court of Appeals

  2. Jamaica Category: Economy - Unemployment rate (%): 10.1% (2008 estimate)

  3. Micronesia, Federated States of Category: Transportation - Ports and terminals: Tomil Harbor

  4. Swaziland Category: Geography - Environment - international agreements: party to: Biodiversity, Climate Change, Climate Change-Kyoto Protocol, Desertification, Endangered Species, Hazardous Wastes, Ozone Layer Protection; signed, but not ratified: Law of the Sea

  5. Hong Kong Category: Communications - Telephones - mobile cellular: 10.55 million (2007)

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

Various World Country Facts:

  1. Iceland Category: Transportation - Airports - with paved runways: total: 5; over 3,047 m: 1; 1,524 to 2,437 m: 3; 914 to 1,523 m: 1 (2007)

  2. Gambia, The Category: Government - Diplomatic representation from the US: chief of mission: Ambassador Barry L. WELLS; embassy: Kairaba Avenue, Fajara, Banjul; mailing address: P. M. B. No. 19, Banjul; telephone: [220] 439-2856, 437-6169, 437-6170; FAX: [220] 439-2475

  3. Reunion Category: Government - Diplomatic representation in the US: none (overseas department of France)

  4. Comoros Category: Transnational Issues - Disputes - international: claims French-administered Mayotte and challenges France's and Madagascar's claims to Banc du Geyser, a drying reef in the Mozambique Channel; in May 2008, African Union forces are called in to assist the Comoros military recapture Anjouan Island from rebels who seized it in 2001

  5. Trinidad and Tobago Category: Military - Military branches: Trinidad and Tobago Defense Force (TTDF): Trinidad and Tobago Regiment, Coast Guard, Air Guard (2008)



Source: CIA - The World Factbook