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- Egypt Category: People - Languages (%): Arabic (official), English and French widely understood by educated classes
- Dominica 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, Ozone Layer Protection, Ship Pollution, Whaling; signed, but not ratified: none of the selected agreements
- Mauritius Category: Government - Legislative branch: unicameral National Assembly (70 seats; 62 members elected by popular vote, 8 appointed by the election commission to give representation to various ethnic minorities; to serve five-year terms); elections: last held on 3 July 2005 (next to be held in 2010); election results: percent of vote by party - NA; seats by party - AS 38, MSM/MMM 22, OPR 2; appointed seats - AS 4, MSM/MMM 2, OPR 2
- Haiti Category: People - Literacy (%): definition: age 15 and over can read and write; total population: 52.9%; male: 54.8%; female: 51.2% (2003 estimate)
- Ireland Category: Government - National holiday: Saint Patrick's Day, 17 March
Source: CIA - The World Factbook https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/fields/2028.html