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Ecuador Facts Info Stuff (EC):

Ecuador Latitude Facts: -1.48 and Ecuador Longitude Facts: -79.6103125

Ecuador Regions are: Azuay Bolivar Canar Carchi Chimborazo Cotopaxi El Oro Esmeraldas Galapagos Guayas Imbabura Loja Los Rios Manabi Morona-Santiago Napo Orellana Pastaza Pichincha Sucumbios Tungurahua Zamora-Chinchipe

Various World Country Facts:

  1. United States Pacific Island Wildlife Refuges Category: Transportation - Airports: Baker Island: one abandoned World War II runway of 1,665 m covered with vegetation and unusable; Howland Island: airstrip constructed in 1937 for scheduled refueling stop on the round-the-world flight of Amelia EARHART and Fred NOONAN; the aviators left Lae, New Guinea, for Howland Island but were never seen again; the airstrip is no longer serviceable; Johnston Atoll: one closed and not maintained; Kingman Reef: lagoon was used as a halfway station between Hawaii and American Samoa by Pan American Airways for flying boats in 1937 and 1938; Midway Islands: 3 - one operational (2,409 m paved); no fuel for sale except emergencies; Palmyra Atoll: 1 - 1,846 m unpaved runway; privately owned (2008)

  2. Guinea-Bissau Category: Geography - Land use (%): arable land: 8.31%; permanent crops: 6.92%; other: 84.77% (2005)

  3. West Bank Category: People - Life expectancy at birth (years): total population: 74.29 years; male: 72.32 years; female: 76.38 years (2008 estimate)

  4. Afghanistan Category: People - Major infectious diseases: degree of risk: high; food or waterborne diseases: bacterial and protozoal diarrhea, hepatitis A, and typhoid fever; vectorborne disease: malaria; animal contact disease: rabies; note: highly pathogenic H5N1 avian influenza has been identified in this country; it poses a negligible risk with extremely rare cases possible among US citizens who have close contact with birds (2008)

  5. Palau Category: Economy - Currency (code): US dollar (USD)



CIT.DIRECTORY Source: CIA - The World Factbook - https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/fields/2028.html