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World Country Facts:

  1. Papua New Guinea Category: Economy - Imports: .013 billion f.o.b. (2008 estimate)

  2. Djibouti Category: Economy - Natural gas - proved reserves (cu m): 0 cu m (1 January 2006 estimate)

  3. Suriname Category: Economy - Exports - commodities (%): alumina, gold, crude oil, lumber, shrimp and fish, rice, bananas

  4. China Category: Communications - Telephone system: general assessment: domestic and international services are increasingly available for private use; unevenly distributed domestic system serves principal cities, industrial centers, and many towns; China continues to develop its telecommunications infrastructure, and is partnering with foreign providers to expand its global reach; China in the summer of 2008 began a major restructuring of its telecommunications industry, resulting in the consolidation of its six telecom service operators to three, China Telecom, China Mobile and China Unicom, each providing both fixed-line and mobile services; domestic: interprovincial fiber-optic trunk lines and cellular telephone systems have been installed; mobile-cellular subscribership is increasing rapidly; the number of Internet users exceeded 250 million by summer 2008; a domestic satellite system with 55 earth stations is in place; international: country code - 86; a number of submarine cables provide connectivity to Asia, the Middle East, Europe, and the US; satellite earth stations - 7 (5 Intelsat - 4 Pacific Ocean and 1 Indian Ocean; 1 Intersputnik - Indian Ocean region; and 1 Inmarsat - Pacific and Indian Ocean regions) (2007)

  5. Saint Barthelemy Category: Geography - Elevation extremes (m): lowest point: Caribbean Ocean 0 m; highest point: Morne du Vitet 286 m

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  1. Saint Pierre and Miquelon Category: Economy - Debt - external: $NA

  2. Nicaragua Category: People - Death rate (deaths/1,000 population): 4.33 deaths/1,000 population (2008 estimate)

  3. Swaziland Category: Economy - Stock of direct foreign investment - abroad: $NA

  4. Barbados Category: Economy - Oil - production (bbl/day): 1,111 bbl/day (2007 estimate)

  5. Jordan Category: Communications - Telephone system: general assessment: service has improved recently with increased use of digital switching equipment; microwave radio relay transmission and coaxial and fiber-optic cable are employed on trunk lines; growing mobile-cellular usage in both urban and rural areas is reducing use of fixed-line services; Internet penetration remains modest and slow-growing; domestic: 1995 telecommunications law opened all non-fixed-line services to private competition; in 2005, monopoly over fixed-line services terminated and the entire telecommunications sector was opened to competition; mobile-cellular usage is increasing rapidly and teledensity reached 80 per 100 persons in 2007; international: country code - 962; landing point for the Fiber-Optic Link Around the Globe (FLAG) submarine cable network that provides links to Asia, Middle East, Europe; satellite earth stations - 33 (3 Intelsat, 1 Arabsat, and 29 land and maritime Inmarsat terminals); fiber-optic cable to Saudi Arabia and microwave radio relay link with Egypt and Syria; participant in Medarabtel (2007)

Rwanda Facts Info Stuff (RW):

Rwanda Latitude Facts: -2.195 and Rwanda Longitude Facts: 29.8983333333333

More World Country Facts:

  1. Niue Category: Economy - Imports: .038 million (2004)

  2. Eritrea Category: People - Infant mortality rate (deaths/1,000 live births): total: 44.34 deaths/1,000 live births; male: 50.09 deaths/1,000 live births; female: 38.42 deaths/1,000 live births (2008 estimate)

  3. Jan Mayen Category: Government - Legal system: the laws of Norway, where applicable, apply

  4. Greenland Category: Geography - Natural hazards: continuous permafrost over northern two-thirds of the island

  5. Belarus Category: Geography - Elevation extremes (m): lowest point: Nyoman River 90 m; highest point: Dzyarzhynskaya Hara 346 m

Rwanda Regions are: Butare Gitarama Kigali

Various World Country Facts:

  1. Kenya Category: Economy - Economic aid - recipient: 8.3 million (2005)

  2. Azerbaijan Category: Geography - Natural resources: petroleum, natural gas, iron ore, nonferrous metals, bauxite

  3. Saudi Arabia Category: Geography - Land use (%): arable land: 1.67%; permanent crops: 0.09%; other: 98.24% (2005)

  4. Glorioso Islands Category: Geography - Climate: tropical

  5. Navassa Island Category: Military - Military - note: defense is the responsibility of the US



Source: CIA - The World Factbook