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World Country Facts:

  1. Holy See (Vatican City) Category: Economy - GDP (purchasing power parity): $NA

  2. Korea, South Category: Government - Executive branch: chief of state: President LEE Myung-bak (since 25 February 2008); head of government: Prime Minister HAN Seung-soo (since 29 February 2008); cabinet: State Council appointed by the president on the prime minister's recommendation; elections: president elected by popular vote for a single five-year term; election last held 19 December 2007 (next to be held on in December 2012); prime minister appointed by president with consent of National Assembly; deputy prime ministers appointed by president on prime minister's recommendation; election results: ROH Moo-hyun elected president on 19 December 2002; percent of vote - ROH Moo-hyun (MDP) 48.9%; LEE Hoi-chang (GNP) 46.6%; others 4.5%; LEE Myung-bak elected president on 19 December 2007; percent of vote - LEE Myung-bak (GNP) 48.7%; CHUNG Dong-young (UNDP) 26.1%); LEE Hoi-chang (independent) 15.1; others 10.1%

  3. Afghanistan Category: People - Median age (years): total: 17.6 years; male: 17.6 years; female: 17.6 years (2008 estimate)

  4. Atlantic Ocean Category: Economy - Economy - overview: The Atlantic Ocean provides some of the world's most heavily trafficked sea routes, between and within the Eastern and Western Hemispheres. Other economic activity includes the exploitation of natural resources, e.g., fishing, dredging of aragonite sands (The Bahamas), and production of crude oil and natural gas (Caribbean Sea, Gulf of Mexico, and North Sea).

  5. Netherlands Category: Economy - GDP - per capita (PPP): ,300 (2008 estimate)

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  1. Croatia Category: Communications - Telephones - mobile cellular: 5.035 million (2007)

  2. Mali Category: Introduction - Background: The Sudanese Republic and Senegal became independent of France in 1960 as the Mali Federation. When Senegal withdrew after only a few months, what formerly made up the Sudanese Republic was renamed Mali. Rule by dictatorship was brought to a close in 1991 by a military coup - led by the current president Amadou TOURE - enabling Mali's emergence as one of the strongest democracies on the continent. President Alpha KONARE won Mali's first democratic presidential election in 1992 and was reelected in 1997. In keeping with Mali's two-term constitutional limit, KONARE stepped down in 2002 and was succeeded by Amadou TOURE, who was subsequently elected to a second term in 2007. The elections were widely judged to be free and fair.

  3. Cayman Islands Category: Economy - Budget: revenues: 3.8 million; expenditures: 2.6 million (2004)

  4. Juan de Nova Island Category: Geography - Maritime claims: territorial sea: 12 nm; exclusive economic zone: 200 nm; continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation

  5. Dominica Category: Economy - Exchange rates: East Caribbean dollars (XCD) per US dollar - 2.7 (2007), 2.7 (2006), 2.7 (2005), 2.7 (2004), 2.7 (2003)

Turkey Facts Info Stuff (TR):

Turkey Latitude Facts: 39.0899000000001 and Turkey Longitude Facts: 34.9051647058824

More World Country Facts:

  1. Tunisia Category: Geography - Environment - international agreements: party to: Biodiversity, Climate Change, Climate Change-Kyoto Protocol, Desertification, Endangered Species, Environmental Modification, Hazardous Wastes, Law of the Sea, Marine Dumping, Ozone Layer Protection, Ship Pollution, Wetlands; signed, but not ratified: Marine Life Conservation

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

  3. Saint Pierre and Miquelon Category: Economy - Electricity - consumption (kWh): 49.29 million kWh (2006 estimate)

  4. Hong Kong Category: People - Ethnic groups (%): Chinese 95%, Filipino 1.6%, Indonesian 1.3%, other 2.1% (2006 census)

  5. Mauritania Category: Government - Legal system: a combination of Islamic law and French civil law; has not accepted compulsory ICJ jurisdiction

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. Morocco Category: People - Sex ratio (male(s)/female): at birth: 1.05 male(s)/female; under 15 years: 1.04 male(s)/female; 15-64 years: 1 male(s)/female; 65 years and over: 0.75 male(s)/female; total population: 0.945 male(s)/female (2008 estimate)

  2. Mayotte Category: Economy - Electricity - production (kWh): NA kWh

  3. Malawi Category: Economy - Investment (gross fixed) (% of GDP): 8.6% of GDP (2008 estimate)

  4. Gambia, The Category: Economy - Natural gas - production (cu m): 0 cu m (2007 estimate)

  5. Clipperton Island Category: Geography - Irrigated land (sq km): 0 sq km



Source: CIA - The World Factbook