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World Country Facts:

  1. Jordan Category: Economy - Exchange rates: Jordanian dinars (JOD) per US dollar - 0.709 (2008 est.), 0.709 (2007), 0.709 (2006), 0.709 (2005), 0.709 (2004)

  2. Palmyra Atoll Category: Government - Dependency status: incorporated territory of the US; privately owned, but administered from Washington, DC, by the Fish and Wildlife Service of the US Department of the Interior; the Office of Insular Affairs of the US Department of the Interior continues to administer nine excluded areas comprising certain tidal and submerged lands within the 12 nm territorial sea or within the lagoon

  3. Bouvet Island Category: Geography - Irrigated land (sq km): 0 sq km

  4. Romania Category: People - HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate (%): less than 0.1% (2001 estimate)

  5. Cocos (Keeling) Islands Category: People - Religions (%): Sunni Muslim 80%, other 20% (2002 estimate)

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  1. Sri Lanka Category: Government - Judicial branch: Supreme Court; Court of Appeals; judges for both courts are appointed by the president

  2. Venezuela Category: Communications - Television broadcast stations: 66 (plus 45 repeaters) (1997)

  3. Panama Category: Geography - Total renewable water resources (cu km): 148 cu km (2000)

  4. Juan de Nova Island Category: Geography - Area - comparative: about seven times the size of The Mall in Washington, DC

  5. Syria Category: People - Population: 19,747,586; note: in addition, about 40,000 people live in the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights - 20,000 Arabs (18,000 Druze and 2,000 Alawites) and about 20,000 Israeli settlers (July 2008 estimate)

Seychelles Facts Info Stuff (SC):

Seychelles Latitude Facts: -4.61 and Seychelles Longitude Facts: 55.45

More World Country Facts:

  1. Spain Category: Government - Legislative branch: bicameral; General Courts or National Assembly or Las Cortes Generales consists of the Senate or Senado (264 seats as of 2008; 208 members directly elected by popular vote and the other 56 - as of 2008 - appointed by the regional legislatures; to serve four-year terms) and the Congress of Deputies or Congreso de los Diputados (350 seats; each of the 50 electoral provinces fills a minimum of two seats and the North African enclaves of Ceuta and Melilla fill one seat each with members serving a four-year term; the other 248 members are determined by proportional representation based on popular vote on block lists who serve four-year terms); elections: Senate - last held on 9 March 2008 (next to be held in March 2012); Congress of Deputies - last held on 9 March 2008 (next to be held in March 2012); election results: Senate - percent of vote by party - NA; seats by party - PP 101, PSOE 88, Entesa Catalona de Progress 12, CiU 4, PNV 2, CC 1, members appointed by regional legislatures 56; Congress of Deputies - percent of vote by party - PSOE 43.6%, PP 40.1%, CiU 3.1%, PNV 1.2%, ERC 1.2%, other 10.8%; seats by party - PSOE 169, PP 154, CiU 10, PNV 6, ERC 3, other 8

  2. Honduras Category: Economy - Labor force: 2.892 million (2008 estimate)

  3. Timor-Leste Category: Economy - Unemployment rate (%): 20% in rural areas, rising to more than 40% among urban youth (2006 estimate)

  4. Brazil Category: Economy - Electricity - imports (kWh): 40.47 billion kWh; note - supplied by Paraguay (2007 estimate)

  5. Zimbabwe Category: Economy - Stock of direct foreign investment - at home: $NA

Seychelles Regions are: Beau Vallon

Various World Country Facts:

  1. Zambia Category: People - Education expenditures (% of GDP): 2% of GDP (2005)

  2. Svalbard Category: Communications - Telephones - mobile cellular: NA

  3. Japan Category: Government - Political pressure groups and leaders: other: business groups; trade unions

  4. Turks and Caicos Islands Category: People - Death rate (deaths/1,000 population): 4.16 deaths/1,000 population (2008 estimate)

  5. Niger Category: Military - Manpower fit for military service: males age 16-49: 1,665,108; females age 16-49: 1,548,965 (2008 estimate)



Source: CIA - The World Factbook