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Tunisia Latitude Facts: 35.8904861111111 and Tunisia Longitude Facts: 10.1745138888889

Tunisia Regions are: Al Mahdiyah Al Munastir Al Qasrayn Al Qayrawan Bajah Banzart Chaiyaphum Province Jundubah Kef Madanin Nabul Qabis Qafsah Qibili Safaqis Sidi Bu Zayd Silyanah Susah Tatawin Tunis Zaghwan

Various World Country Facts:

  1. World Category: Transnational Issues - Illicit drugs: cocaine: worldwide coca leaf cultivation in 2005 amounted to 208,500 hectares; Colombia produced slightly more than two-thirds of the worldwide crop, followed by Peru and Bolivia; potential pure cocaine production rose to 900 from 645 metric tons in 2005 - partially due to improved methodologies used to calculate levels of production; Colombia conducts aggressive coca eradication campaign, but both Peruvian and Bolivian Governments are hesitant to eradicate coca in key growing areas; 551 metric tons of export-quality cocaine (85% pure) is documented to have been seized or destroyed in 2005; US consumption of export quality cocaine is estimated to have been in excess of 380 metric tons; opiates: worldwide illicit opium poppy cultivation reached 208,500 hectares in 2005; potential opium production of 4,990 metric tons was only a 9% decrease over 2004's highest total recorded since estimates began in mid-1980s; Afghanistan is world's primary opium producer, accounting for 90% of the global supply; Southeast Asia - responsible for 9% of global opium - saw marginal increases in production; Latin America produced 1% of global opium, but most was refined into heroin destined for the US market; if all potential opium was processed into pure heroin, the potential global production would be 577 metric tons of heroin in 2005

  2. Australia Category: Communications - Telephones - mobile cellular: 21.26 million (2007)

  3. Turkmenistan Category: Government - Political pressure groups and leaders: NA

  4. Germany Category: Government - Executive branch: chief of state: President Horst KOEHLER (since 1 July 2004); head of government: Chancellor Angela MERKEL (since 22 November 2005); cabinet: Cabinet or Bundesminister (Federal Ministers) appointed by the president on the recommendation of the chancellor; elections: president elected for a five-year term (eligible for a second term) by a Federal Convention, including all members of the Federal Assembly and an equal number of delegates elected by the state parliaments; election last held 23 May 2004 (next scheduled for 23 May 2009); chancellor elected by an absolute majority of the Federal Assembly for a four-year term; Bundestag vote for Chancellor last held 22 November 2005 (next will follow the national elections to be held by autumn 2009); election results: Horst KOEHLER elected president; received 604 votes of the Federal Convention against 589 for Gesine SCHWAN; Angela MERKEL elected chancellor; vote by Federal Assembly 397 to 202 with 12 abstentions

  5. Sao Tome and Principe Category: People - Literacy (%): definition: age 15 and over can read and write; total population: 84.9%; male: 92.2%; female: 77.9% (2001 census)



CIT.DIRECTORY Source: CIA - The World Factbook - https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/fields/2028.html