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World Country Facts:

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  2. Liberia Category: Military - Manpower fit for military service: males age 16-49: 371,287; females age 16-49: 373,265 (2008 estimate)

  3. Kazakhstan Category: Transportation - Ports and terminals: Aqtau (Shevchenko), Atyrau (Gur'yev), Oskemen (Ust-Kamenogorsk), Pavlodar, Semey (Semipalatinsk)

  4. Fiji Category: Communications - Telephones - main lines in use: 108,400 (2007)

  5. Algeria Category: People - Life expectancy at birth (years): total population: 73.77 years; male: 72.13 years; female: 75.49 years (2008 estimate)

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Suriname Facts Info Stuff (SR):

Suriname Latitude Facts: 5.82666666666667 and Suriname Longitude Facts: -55.79

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  1. Mali Category: Economy - Exchange rates: Communaute Financiere Africaine francs (XOF) per US dollar - 493.51 (2007), 522.59 (2006), 527.47 (2005), 528.29 (2004), 581.2 (2003); note: since 1 January 1999, the XOF franc has been pegged to the euro at a rate of 655.957 XOF francs per euro

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Suriname Regions are: Nickerie Paramaribo Wanica

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Source: CIA - The World Factbook