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World Country Facts:

  1. Venezuela Category: Transnational Issues - Disputes - international: claims all of the area west of the Essequibo River in Guyana, preventing any discussion of a maritime boundary; Guyana has expressed its intention to join Barbados in asserting claims before the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) that Trinidad and Tobago's maritime boundary with Venezuela extends into their waters; dispute with Colombia over maritime boundary and Venezuelan-administered Los Monjes islands near the Gulf of Venezuela; Colombian-organized illegal narcotics and paramilitary activities penetrate Venezuela's shared border region; in 2006, an estimated 139,000 Colombians sought protection in 150 communities along the border in Venezuela; US, France, and the Netherlands recognize Venezuela's granting full effect to Aves Island, thereby claiming a Venezuelan EEZ/continental shelf extending over a large portion of the eastern Caribbean Sea; Dominica, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines protest Venezuela's full effect claim

  2. Baker Island Category: Geography - Elevation extremes (m): lowest point: Pacific Ocean 0 m; highest point: unnamed location 8 m

  3. Guadeloupe Category: People - Sex ratio (male(s)/female): at birth: 1.05 male(s)/female; under 15 years: 1.05 male(s)/female; 15-64 years: 0.99 male(s)/female; 65 years and over: 0.71 male(s)/female; total population: 0.97 male(s)/female (2006 estimate)

  4. Jan Mayen Category: Geography - Environment - current issues: NA

  5. Sudan Category: Economy - Electricity - production (kWh): 4.037 billion kWh (2006 estimate)

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  2. Iles Eparses Category: Geography - Geographic coordinates: Bassas da India: 21 30 S, 39 50 E; Europa Island: 22 20 S, 40 22 E; Glorioso Islands: 11 30 S, 47 20 E; Juan de Nova Island: 17 03 S, 42 45 E; Tromelin Island: 15 52 S, 54 25 E

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  4. Kosovo Category: Transportation - Railways (km): total: 430 km (2005)

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Saint Lucia Facts Info Stuff (LC):

Saint Lucia Latitude Facts: 13.9053333333333 and Saint Lucia Longitude Facts: -60.9713333333333

More World Country Facts:

  1. San Marino Category: Geography - Natural hazards: NA

  2. Isle of Man Category: People - Ethnic groups (%): Manx (Norse-Celtic descent), Britons

  3. Clipperton Island Category: Geography - Climate: tropical; humid, average temperature 20-32 degrees C, wet season (May to October)

  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. New Caledonia Category: Economy - Economy - overview: New Caledonia has about 25% of the world's known nickel resources. Only a small amount of the land is suitable for cultivation, and food accounts for about 20% of imports. In addition to nickel, substantial financial support from France - equal to more than 15% of GDP - and tourism are keys to the health of the economy. Substantial new investment in the nickel industry, combined with the recovery of global nickel prices, brightens the economic outlook for the next several years.

Saint Lucia Regions are: Anse-la-Raye Castries Choiseul Dauphin Dennery Gros-Islet Laborie Micoud Soufriere Vieux-Fort

Various World Country Facts:

  1. Fiji Category: People - HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate (%): 0.1% (2003 estimate)

  2. Isle of Man Category: People - Nationality: noun: Manxman (men), Manxwoman (women); adjective: Manx

  3. Ethiopia Category: Economy - Oil - imports (bbl/day): 29,820 bbl/day (2005)

  4. Denmark Category: Economy - Imports: 0.7 billion f.o.b. (2008 estimate)

  5. Yemen Category: Economy - Natural gas - consumption (cu m): 0 cu m (2007 estimate)



Source: CIA - The World Factbook