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World Country Facts:

  1. Liberia Category: Economy - Unemployment rate (%): 85% (2003 estimate)

  2. India Category: Economy - Natural gas - exports (cu m): 0 cu m (2007 estimate)

  3. Mali Category: Economy - GDP (official exchange rate): .776 billion (2008 estimate)

  4. Antarctica Category: Communications - Telephones - mobile cellular: NA

  5. Tanzania Category: Transnational Issues - Disputes - international: Tanzania still hosts more than a half-million refugees, more than any other African country, mainly from Burundi and the Democratic Republic of the Congo, despite the international community's efforts at repatriation; disputes with Malawi over the boundary in Lake Nyasa (Lake Malawi) and the meandering Songwe River remain dormant

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  1. Tunisia Category: Economy - Imports - commodities (%): textiles, machinery and equipment, hydrocarbons, chemicals, foodstuffs

  2. Armenia Category: Transnational Issues - Trafficking in persons: current situation: Armenia is primarily a source country for women and girls trafficked to the UAE and Turkey for the purpose of commercial sexual exploitation; Armenian men and women are trafficked to Turkey and Russia for the purpose of forced labor; tier rating: Tier 2 Watch List - Armenia is placed on the Tier 2 Watch List for a fourth consecutive year; its efforts to increase compliance with the minimum standards were assessed based on its commitments to undertake future actions, particularly in the areas of improving victim protection and assistance; while the government elevated anti-trafficking responsibilities to the ministerial level, adopted a new National Action Plan, and drafted a National Referral Mechanism, it has yet to show tangible progress in identifying and protecting victims or in tackling trafficking complicity of government officials; the Armenian Government made some notable improvements in its anti-trafficking law enforcement efforts, but it failed to demonstrate evidence of investigations, prosecutions, convictions, and sentences of officials complicit in trafficking (2008)

  3. Guinea Category: Geography - Environment - international agreements: party to: Biodiversity, Climate Change, Climate Change-Kyoto Protocol, Desertification, Endangered Species, Hazardous Wastes, Law of the Sea, Ozone Layer Protection, Ship Pollution, Wetlands, Whaling; signed, but not ratified: none of the selected agreements

  4. Sudan Category: People - Population below poverty line (%): 40% (2004 estimate)

  5. Singapore Category: Economy - Economic aid - recipient:
    1. Palau Category: Transportation - Airports - with paved runways: total: 1; 1,524 to 2,437 m: 1 (2007)

    2. Croatia Category: Government - Capital: name: Zagreb; geographic coordinates: 45 48 N, 16 00 E; time difference: UTC+1 (6 hours ahead of Washington, DC during Standard Time); daylight saving time: +1hr, begins last Sunday in March; ends last Sunday in October

    3. Spratly Islands Category: Transportation - Heliports: 3 (2007)

    4. Equatorial Guinea Category: Economy - Natural gas - consumption (cu m): 1.3 billion cu m (2006 estimate)

    5. Afghanistan Category: Military - Manpower fit for military service: males age 16-49: 4,234,180; females age 16-49: 3,946,685 (2008 estimate)


Turkey Facts Info Stuff (TR):

Turkey Latitude Facts: 39.0899000000001 and Turkey Longitude Facts: 34.9051647058824

More World Country Facts:

  1. Holy See (Vatican City) Category: Geography - Area - comparative: about 0.7 times the size of The Mall in Washington, DC

  2. Pitcairn Islands Category: Government - Capital: name: Adamstown; geographic coordinates: 25 04 S, 130 05 W; time difference: UTC-9 (4 hours behind Washington, DC during Standard Time)

  3. Sri Lanka Category: People - Median age (years): total: 30.4 years; male: 29.5 years; female: 31.4 years (2008 estimate)

  4. Laos Category: Geography - Climate: tropical monsoon; rainy season (May to November); dry season (December to April)

  5. Guinea Category: Economy - Industrial production growth rate (%): 8% (2008 estimate)

Turkey Regions are: Adana Adiyaman Afyonkarahisar Agri Amasya Ankara Antalya Ardahan Artvin Aydin Balikesir Batman Bilecik Bingol Bitlis Bolu Burdur Bursa Canakkale Corum Denizli Diyarbakir Edirne Elazig Erzincan Erzurum Eskisehir Gaziantep Giresun Gumushane Hakkari Hatay Icel Igdir Isparta Istanbul Izmir Kahramanmaras Karaman Kars Kastamonu Kayseri Kilis Kirklareli Kirsehir Kocaeli Konya Kutahya Malatya Manisa Mardin Mugla Mus Nevsehir Nigde Ordu Osmaniye Rize Sakarya Samsun Sanliurfa Siirt Sinop Sirnak Sivas Tekirdag Tokat Trabzon Tunceli Usak Van Yalova Yozgat

Various World Country Facts:

  1. Liberia Category: Economy - Oil - proved reserves (bbl): 0 bbl (1 January 2006 estimate)

  2. Liechtenstein Category: Geography - Maritime claims: none (landlocked)

  3. Tromelin Island Category: Geography - Natural resources: fish

  4. French Polynesia Category: Military - Military branches: no regular military forces; Gendarmerie and National Police Force (2007)

  5. Cayman Islands Category: People - Net migration rate (migrant(s)/1,000 population): 16.88 migrant(s)/1,000 population; note: major destination for Cubans trying to migrate to the US (2008 estimate)

Source: CIA - The World Factbook