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World Country Facts:

  1. Cameroon Category: Economy - Oil - exports (bbl/day): 108,800 bbl/day (2005)

  2. Saint Pierre and Miquelon Category: People - Infant mortality rate (deaths/1,000 live births): total: 7.04 deaths/1,000 live births; male: 8.06 deaths/1,000 live births; female: 5.96 deaths/1,000 live births (2008 estimate)

  3. Portugal Category: Transportation - Airports: 66 (2007)

  4. Juan de Nova Island Category: Geography - Terrain: low and flat

  5. Tonga Category: Communications - Telephone system: general assessment: competition between Tonga Telecommunications Corporation (TCC) and Shoreline Communications Tonga (SCT) is accelerating expansion of telecommunications; SCT recently granted authority to develop high-speed digital service for telephone, Internet, and television; domestic: combined fixed-line and mobile-cellular teledensity roughly 40 telephones per 100 persons; fully automatic switched network; international: country code - 676; satellite earth station - 1 Intelsat (Pacific Ocean) (2004)

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Papua New Guinea Facts Info Stuff (PG):

Papua New Guinea Latitude Facts: -6.43166666666667 and Papua New Guinea Longitude Facts: 147.828333333333

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  3. Moldova Category: Economy - Electricity - exports (kWh): 229 million kWh (2006 estimate)

  4. Heard Island and McDonald Islands Category: Geography - Land boundaries (km): 0 km

  5. Gibraltar Category: Geography - Climate: Mediterranean with mild winters and warm summers

Papua New Guinea Regions are: East New Britain Eastern Highlands Madang Milne Bay Morobe National Capital New Ireland Sandaun Western Highlands

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  1. Uzbekistan Category: Government - Government type: republic; authoritarian presidential rule, with little power outside the executive branch

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  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. Mauritania Category: Geography - Climate: desert; constantly hot, dry, dusty



Source: CIA - The World Factbook