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World Country Facts:

  1. Djibouti Category: Economy - Natural gas - exports (cu m): 0 cu m (2007 estimate)

  2. Estonia Category: Military - Military branches: Estonian Defense Forces: Land Force, Navy, Air Force (Eesti Ohuvagi), Volunteer Defense League (Kaitseliit, KL) (2008)

  3. Cayman Islands Category: Government - National holiday: Constitution Day, first Monday in July

  4. Atlantic Ocean Category: Geography - Terrain: surface usually covered with sea ice in Labrador Sea, Denmark Strait, and coastal portions of the Baltic Sea from October to June; clockwise warm-water gyre (broad, circular system of currents) in the northern Atlantic, counterclockwise warm-water gyre in the southern Atlantic; the ocean floor is dominated by the Mid-Atlantic Ridge, a rugged north-south centerline for the entire Atlantic basin

  5. Marshall Islands Category: People - HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS: NA

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Random World Country Facts:

  1. Belarus Category: Economy - Oil - proved reserves (bbl): 198 million bbl (1 January 2008 estimate)

  2. Nigeria Category: Communications - Telephone system: general assessment: further expansion and modernization of the fixed-line telephone network is needed; domestic: the addition of a second fixed-line provider in 2002 resulted in faster growth but subscribership remains only about 1 per 100 persons; wireless telephony has grown rapidly, in part responding to the shortcomings of the fixed-line network; multiple service providers operate nationally; mobile-cellular teledensity reached 30 per 100 persons in 2007; international: country code - 234; landing point for the SAT-3/WASC fiber-optic submarine cable that provides connectivity to Europe and Asia; satellite earth stations - 3 Intelsat (2 Atlantic Ocean and 1 Indian Ocean) (2007)

  3. Belgium Category: Economy - Electricity - consumption (kWh): 85.54 billion kWh (2006 estimate)

  4. Guinea Category: Economy - Electricity - imports (kWh): 0 kWh (2007 estimate)

  5. Aruba Category: Military - Manpower available for military service: males age 16-49: 24,585; females age 16-49: 25,742 (2008 estimate)

Switzerland Facts Info Stuff (CH):

Switzerland Latitude Facts: 46.942397260274 and Switzerland Longitude Facts: 8.00566385669123

More World Country Facts:

  1. Kosovo Category: Geography - Map references: Europe

  2. Botswana Category: Economy - Imports - partners (%): Southern African Customs Union (SACU) 74%, EFTA 17%, Zimbabwe 4% (2006)

  3. World Category: Economy - Exports - partners (%): US 13.7%, Germany 7.3%, China 6.2%, France 4.6%, UK 4.5%, Japan 4.1% (2007)

  4. Slovenia Category: Government - Flag description: three equal horizontal bands of white (top), blue, and red, with the Slovenian seal (a shield with the image of Triglav, Slovenia's highest peak, in white against a blue background at the center; beneath it are two wavy blue lines depicting seas and rivers, and above it are three six-pointed stars arranged in an inverted triangle, which are taken from the coat of arms of the Counts of Celje, the great Slovene dynastic house of the late 14th and early 15th centuries); the seal is in the upper hoist side of the flag centered on the white and blue bands

  5. Svalbard Category: Geography - Geographic coordinates: 78 00 N, 20 00 E

Switzerland Regions are: Aargau Ausser-Rhoden Basel-Landschaft Basel-Stadt Bern Fribourg Geneve Glarus Graubunden Inner-Rhoden Jura Luzern Neuchatel Nidwalden Obwalden Sankt Gallen Schaffhausen Schwyz Solothurn Thurgau Ticino Uri Valais Vaud Zug Zurich

Various World Country Facts:

  1. Somalia Category: Military - Manpower fit for military service: males age 16-49: 1,274,783; females age 16-49: 1,317,991 (2008 estimate)

  2. Burma Category: Economy - Fiscal year: 1 April - 31 March

  3. Tuvalu Category: People - Nationality: noun: Tuvaluan(s); adjective: Tuvaluan

  4. Cook Islands Category: Government - Political parties and leaders: Cook Islands Party or CIP [Henry PUNA]; Democratic Party or Demo [Dr. Terepai MAOATE]

  5. Dhekelia Category: Geography - Map references: Middle East



Source: CIA - The World Factbook