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World Country Facts:

  1. Kuwait Category: Government - Government type: constitutional emirate

  2. Saint Pierre and Miquelon Category: Economy - Exports - partners (%): Spain 33.6%, Belgium 21.8%, India 18.3%, France 9.4%, US 7.5% (2006)

  3. Nicaragua Category: Economy - GDP (purchasing power parity): .37 billion (2008 estimate)

  4. Northern Mariana Islands Category: Transportation - Airports - with paved runways: total: 3; 2,438 to 3,047 m: 2; 1,524 to 2,437 m: 1 (2007)

  5. Angola Category: Geography - Land boundaries (km): total: 5,198 km; border countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo 2,511 km (of which 225 km is the boundary of discontiguous Cabinda Province), Republic of the Congo 201 km, Namibia 1,376 km, Zambia 1,110 km

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Yemen Facts Info Stuff (YE):

Yemen Latitude Facts: 14.561 and Yemen Longitude Facts: 45.061

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  1. Mali Category: Economy - Household income or consumption by percentage share (%): lowest 10%: 2.4%; highest 10%: 30.2% (2001)

  2. Turkmenistan Category: Transportation - Merchant marine: total: 7; by type: cargo 4, petroleum tanker 2, refrigerated cargo 1 (2008)

  3. Kyrgyzstan Category: Economy - Natural gas - proved reserves (cu m): 5.663 billion cu m (1 January 2008 estimate)

  4. Saudi Arabia Category: People - Population growth rate (%): 1.954% (2008 estimate)

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Yemen Regions are: Adan Al Hudaydah Dhamar Hadramawt San

Various World Country Facts:

  1. Ashmore and Cartier Islands Category: Transnational Issues - Disputes - international: none

  2. Sao Tome and Principe Category: Introduction - Background: Discovered and claimed by Portugal in the late 15th century, the islands' sugar-based economy gave way to coffee and cocoa in the 19th century - all grown with plantation slave labor, a form of which lingered into the 20th century. While independence was achieved in 1975, democratic reforms were not instituted until the late 1980s. The country held its first free elections in 1991, but frequent internal wrangling between the various political parties precipitated repeated changes in leadership and two failed coup attempts in 1995 and 2003. The recent discovery of oil in the Gulf of Guinea promises to attract increased attention to the small island nation.

  3. Clipperton Island Category: Geography - Geographic coordinates: 10 17 N, 109 13 W

  4. Iraq Category: Geography - Environment - current issues: government water control projects have drained most of the inhabited marsh areas east of An Nasiriyah by drying up or diverting the feeder streams and rivers; a once sizable population of Marsh Arabs, who inhabited these areas for thousands of years, has been displaced; furthermore, the destruction of the natural habitat poses serious threats to the area's wildlife populations; inadequate supplies of potable water; development of the Tigris and Euphrates rivers system contingent upon agreements with upstream riparian Turkey; air and water pollution; soil degradation (salination) and erosion; desertification

  5. Albania Category: Transportation - Airports: 11 (2007)



Source: CIA - The World Factbook