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World Country Facts:

  1. Brazil Category: Communications - Internet users: 50 million (2007)

  2. Bermuda Category: Transportation - Roadways (km): total: 447 km; paved: 447 km; note: public roads - 225 km; private roads - 222 km (2007)

  3. Clipperton Island Category: Introduction - Background: This isolated island was named for John CLIPPERTON, a pirate who made it his hideout early in the 18th century. Annexed by France in 1855, it was seized by Mexico in 1897. Arbitration eventually awarded the island to France, which took possession in 1935.

  4. Navassa Island Category: Government - Flag description: the flag of the US is used

  5. Tunisia Category: Economy - Agriculture - products: olives, olive oil, grain, tomatoes, citrus fruit, sugar beets, dates, almonds; beef, dairy products

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Random World Country Facts:

  1. Pitcairn Islands Category: People - Religions (%): Seventh-Day Adventist 100%

  2. Greece Category: Transportation - Airports - with paved runways: total: 66; over 3,047 m: 5; 2,438 to 3,047 m: 15; 1,524 to 2,437 m: 20; 914 to 1,523 m: 17; under 914 m: 9 (2007)

  3. Indonesia Category: Economy - Natural gas - production (cu m): 56 billion cu m (2007 estimate)

  4. Niue Category: Government - Dependency status: self-governing in free association with New Zealand since 1974; Niue fully responsible for internal affairs; New Zealand retains responsibility for external affairs and defense; however, these responsibilities confer no rights of control and are only exercised at the request of the Government of Niue

  5. Svalbard Category: Geography - Geography - note: northernmost part of the Kingdom of Norway; consists of nine main islands; glaciers and snowfields cover 60% of the total area; Spitsbergen Island is the site of the Svalbard Global Seed Vault, a seed repository established by the Global Crop Diversity Trust and the Norwegian Government

United Kingdom Facts Info Stuff (GB):

United Kingdom Latitude Facts: 52.8420720840536 and United Kingdom Longitude Facts: -1.88895198829629

More World Country Facts:

  1. Poland Category: Economy - Fiscal year: calendar year

  2. Reunion Category: Transportation - Ports and terminals: Le Port

  3. Cook Islands Category: Geography - Geography - note: the northern Cook Islands are seven low-lying, sparsely populated, coral atolls; the southern Cook Islands, where most of the population lives, consist of eight elevated, fertile, volcanic isles, including the largest, Rarotonga, at 67 sq km

  4. Bhutan Category: Military - Military service age and obligation (years of age): 18 years of age for voluntary military service; no conscription (2008)

  5. Tonga Category: Economy - Oil - production (bbl/day): 0 bbl/day (2007 estimate)

United Kingdom Regions are: Aberdeen City Aberdeenshire Angus Antrim Ards Argyll and Bute Armagh Ballymena Ballymoney Banbridge Barking and Dagenham Barnet Barnsley Bath and North East Somerset Bedfordshire Belfast Berkshire Bexley Birmingham Blackburn with Darwen Blackpool Blaenau Gwent Bolton Bournemouth Bracknell Forest Bradford Brent Bridgend Brighton and Hove Bristol Bromley Buckinghamshire Bury Caerphilly Calderdale Cambridgeshire Camden Cardiff Carmarthenshire Carrickfergus Castlereagh Ceredigion Cheshire Clackmannanshire Clwyd Coleraine Conwy Cookstown Cornwall Coventry Craigavon Croydon Cumbria Darlington Denbighshire Derby Derbyshire Derry Devon Doncaster Dorset Down Dudley Dumfries and Galloway Dundee City Dungannon Durham Ealing East Ayrshire East Dunbartonshire East Lothian East Renfrewshire East Riding of Yorkshire East Sussex Edinburgh Eilean Siar Enfield Essex Falkirk Fermanagh Fife Flintshire Gateshead Glasgow City Gloucestershire Greater London Greenwich Gwynedd Hackney Halton Hammersmith and Fulham Hampshire Haringey Harrow Hartlepool Havering Herefordshire Hertford Highland Hillingdon Hounslow Inverclyde Isle of Anglesey Isle of Wight Islington Kensington and Chelsea Kent Kingston upon Hull Kingston upon Thames Kirklees Knowsley Lambeth Lancashire Larne Leeds Leicester Leicestershire Lewisham Limavady Lincolnshire Lisburn Liverpool London Luton Magherafelt Manchester Medway Merseyside Merthyr Tydfil Merton Middlesbrough Midlothian Milton Keynes Monmouthshire Moray Moyle Neath Port Talbot Newcastle upon Tyne Newham Newport Newry and Mourne Newtownabbey Norfolk North Ayrshire North Down North East Lincolnshire North Lanarkshire North Lincolnshire North Somerset North Tyneside North Yorkshire Northamptonshire Northumberland Nottingham Nottinghamshire Oldham Omagh Orkney Oxfordshire Pembrokeshire Perth and Kinross Peterborough Plymouth Poole Portsmouth Powys Reading Redbridge Redcar and Cleveland Renfrewshire Rhondda Cynon Taff Richmond upon Thames Rochdale Rotherham Rutland Salford Scottish Borders Sefton Sheffield Shetland Islands Shropshire Slough Solihull Somerset South Ayrshire South Gloucestershire South Lanarkshire South Tyneside South Yorkshire Southampton Southend-on-Sea Southwark St. Helens Staffordshire Stirling Stockport Stockton-on-Tees Stoke-on-Trent Strabane Strathclyde Suffolk Sunderland Surrey Sutton Swansea Swindon Tameside Telford and Wrekin Thurrock Torbay Torfaen Tower Hamlets Trafford Vale of Glamorgan Wakefield Walsall Waltham Forest Wandsworth Warrington Warwickshire West Berkshire West Dunbartonshire West Lothian West Midlands West Sussex West Yorkshire Westminster Wigan Wiltshire Windsor and Maidenhead Wirral Wokingham Wolverhampton Worcestershire Wrexham York

Various World Country Facts:

  1. Kosovo Category: Economy - Currency (code): euro (EUR); Serbian Dinar (RSD) is also in circulation

  2. Guadeloupe Category: Communications - Internet users: 79,000 (2005)

  3. Zimbabwe Category: Geography - Elevation extremes (m): lowest point: junction of the Runde and Save rivers 162 m; highest point: Inyangani 2,592 m

  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. San Marino Category: Communications - Television broadcast stations: 1 (San Marino residents also receive broadcasts from Italy) (1997)



Source: CIA - The World Factbook