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World Country Facts:

  1. Burma Category: Economy - Natural gas - exports (cu m): 9.9 billion cu m (2007 estimate)

  2. Tunisia Category: Government - Suffrage: 18 years of age; universal except for active government security forces (including the police and the military), people with mental disabilities, people who have served more than three months in prison (criminal cases only), and people given a suspended sentence of more than six months

  3. Kosovo Category: Economy - Exchange rates: euros (EUR) per US dollar - 0.7345 (2007)

  4. Coral Sea Islands Category: Geography - Land use (%): arable land: 0%; permanent crops: 0%; other: 100% (mostly grass or scrub cover) (2005)

  5. Sri Lanka Category: Economy - Imports: .05 billion f.o.b. (2008 estimate)

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Random World Country Facts:

  1. Spain Category: Economy - Stock of direct foreign investment - abroad: 8.5 billion (2008 estimate)

  2. Malaysia Category: Transnational Issues - Trafficking in persons: current situation: Malaysia is a destination and, to a lesser extent, a source and transit country for women and children trafficked for the purpose of commercial sexual exploitation, and men, women, and children for forced labor; Malaysia is mainly a destination country for men, women, and children who migrate willingly from South and Southeast Asia to work, some of whom are subjected to conditions of involuntary servitude by Malaysian employers in the domestic, agricultural, construction, plantation, and industrial sectors; to a lesser extent, some Malaysian women, primarily of Chinese ethnicity, are trafficked abroad for commercial sexual exploitation; tier rating: Tier 2 Watch List - Malaysia improved from Tier 3 to the Tier 2 Watch List for 2008 when it enacted comprehensive anti-trafficking legislation in July 2007; however, it did not take action against exploitative employers or labor traffickers in 2007; the government has not ratified the 2000 UN TIP Protocol (2008)

  3. Tuvalu Category: Communications - Telephones - mobile cellular: 1,300 (2005)

  4. Belgium Category: People - Literacy (%): definition: age 15 and over can read and write; total population: 99%; male: 99%; female: 99% (2003 estimate)

  5. Latvia Category: People - HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS: 7,600 (2001 estimate)

Paraguay Facts Info Stuff (PY):

Paraguay Latitude Facts: -25.5436363636364 and Paraguay Longitude Facts: -56.6293181818182

More World Country Facts:

  1. Somalia Category: Economy - Industries: a few light industries, including sugar refining, textiles, wireless communication

  2. Romania Category: People - Life expectancy at birth (years): total population: 72.18 years; male: 68.69 years; female: 75.89 years (2008 estimate)

  3. Brunei Category: Transnational Issues - Disputes - international: Brunei and Malaysia agreed in September 2008 to resolve their offshore and deepwater seabed dispute, resume hydrocarbon exploration, and renounce any territorial claims on land; Brunei established an exclusive economic fishing zone encompassing Louisa Reef in the southern Spratly Islands in 1984, but makes no public territorial claim to the offshore reefs; the 2002 "Declaration on the Conduct of Parties in the South China Sea" has eased tensions in the Spratly Islands but falls short of a legally binding "code of conduct" desired by several of the disputants

  4. Johnston Atoll Category: Geography - Natural resources: guano deposits (worked until depletion about 1890), terrestrial and aquatic wildlife

  5. Mexico Category: Economy - Market value of publicly traded shares: 7.7 billion (31 December 2007 estimate)

Paraguay Regions are: Alto Parana Amambay Caaguazu Caazapa Canindeyu Central Concepcion Cordillera Guaira Itapua Neembucu Paraguari Presidente Hayes

Various World Country Facts:

  1. Howland Island Category: People - Population: uninhabited; note: American civilians evacuated in 1942 after Japanese air and naval attacks during World War II; occupied by US military during World War II, but abandoned after the war; public entry is by special-use permit from US Fish and Wildlife Service only and generally restricted to scientists and educators; visited annually by US Fish and Wildlife Service

  2. Slovakia Category: Communications - Telephone system: general assessment: Slovakia has a modern telecommunications system that has expanded dramatically in recent years with the growth in cellular services; domestic: analog system is now receiving digital equipment and is being enlarged with fiber-optic cable, especially in the larger cities; 3 companies provide nationwide cellular services; international: country code - 421; 3 international exchanges (1 in Bratislava and 2 in Banska Bystrica) are available; Slovakia is participating in several international telecommunications projects that will increase the availability of external services (2006)

  3. El Salvador Category: Transportation - Heliports: 1 (2007)

  4. Wake Island Category: Communications - Television broadcast stations: 0 (2005)

  5. Croatia Category: Economy - GDP (purchasing power parity): .36 billion (2008 estimate)



Source: CIA - The World Factbook