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World Country Facts:

  1. French Polynesia Category: Geography - Geography - note: includes five archipelagoes (four volcanic, one coral); Makatea in French Polynesia is one of the three great phosphate rock islands in the Pacific Ocean - the others are Banaba (Ocean Island) in Kiribati and Nauru

  2. Philippines Category: Geography - Natural hazards: astride typhoon belt, usually affected by 15 and struck by five to six cyclonic storms per year; landslides; active volcanoes; destructive earthquakes; tsunamis

  3. Bhutan Category: Geography - Land boundaries (km): total: 1,075 km; border countries: China 470 km, India 605 km

  4. Norfolk Island Category: Introduction - Background: Two British attempts at establishing the island as a penal colony (1788-1814 and 1825-55) were ultimately abandoned. In 1856, the island was resettled by Pitcairn Islanders, descendants of the Bounty mutineers and their Tahitian companions.

  5. Cayman Islands Category: Government - Diplomatic representation in the US: none (overseas territory of the UK)

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Random World Country Facts:

  1. Germany Category: Communications - Telephones - main lines in use: 53.75 million (2007)

  2. Timor-Leste Category: Geography - Map references: Southeast Asia

  3. European Union Category: Geography - Coastline (km): 65,992.9 km

  4. Andorra Category: Government - Government type: parliamentary democracy (since March 1993) that retains as its chiefs of state a coprincipality; the two princes are the president of France and bishop of Seo de Urgel, Spain, who are represented locally by coprinces' representatives

  5. Dominican Republic Category: Government - Government type: democratic republic

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Sweden Latitude Facts: 59.5466594827581 and Sweden Longitude Facts: 15.4218750000002

More World Country Facts:

  1. Sri Lanka Category: Transportation - Airports: 18 (2007)

  2. Heard Island and McDonald Islands Category: Government - Dependency status: territory of Australia; administered from Canberra by the Australian Antarctic Division of the Department of the Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts

  3. Lithuania Category: People - Life expectancy at birth (years): total population: 74.67 years; male: 69.72 years; female: 79.89 years (2008 estimate)

  4. Mauritius Category: Economy - Natural gas - consumption (cu m): 0 cu m (2007 estimate)

  5. American Samoa Category: People - Ethnic groups (%): native Pacific islander 91.6%, Asian 2.8%, white 1.1%, mixed 4.2%, other 0.3% (2000 census)

Sweden Regions are: Blekinge Lan Dalarnas Lan Gavleborgs Lan Gotlands Lan Hallands Lan Jamtlands Lan Jonkopings Lan Kalmar Lan Kronobergs Lan Malmohus Lan Norrbottens Lan Orebro Lan Ostergotlands Lan Skane Lan Sodermanlands Lan Stockholms Lan Uppsala Lan Varmlands Lan Vasterbottens Lan Vasternorrlands Lan Vastmanlands Lan Vastra Gotaland

Various World Country Facts:

  1. Haiti Category: Economy - Agriculture - products: coffee, mangoes, sugarcane, rice, corn, sorghum; wood

  2. Korea, South Category: Transportation - Ports and terminals: Inch'on, P'ohang, Pusan, Ulsan

  3. Virgin Islands Category: Government - Administrative divisions: none (territory of the US); there are no first-order administrative divisions as defined by the US Government, but there are three islands at the second order; Saint Croix, Saint John, Saint Thomas

  4. Norfolk Island Category: People - Ethnic groups (%): descendants of the Bounty mutineers, Australian, New Zealander, Polynesian

  5. Tanzania Category: Economy - Exports: .49 billion f.o.b. (2008 estimate)



Source: CIA - The World Factbook