Key to Reading our World Information Pages
Please Note: For you to be able to gain full value from this web
site you will need to learn what all of the symbols below mean.
Various data bases throughout the world show different statistics, and
so we have done our best to check with governments and some other
reliable sources (including our friends, members, supporters and our
many contacts in the Diplomatic Corps and the International Media
Community, living in the countries involved). If you should find a
mistake on our site, or just know a better source of facts and data;
please let us know.
ON THE NATIONAL FLAG FOR COUNTRY FACTS
We have linked each country to the United Nations - Country Statistics. (If the UN does not provide data we have used National Statistics). Click on the country's flag to access this information.
Islamic Catholic Protestant Orthodox
The majority Religion of each Country is listed using a recognized symbol
below), the % number is the estimated size of the Majority.
country's Embassy located in Washington DC is shown thus.
British Foreign Office
Travel Advice for business and tourist
The Nation's permanent mission to the
When a Country is a Constitutional
Monarchy it is shown thus.
A listing of the languages spoken in the country.
All you need to know if travelling to the country.
Pictures of the country, its
people and its cities.
A listing of major Universities
within the country.
Broadcasting Corporation Country Profile
Customs and Protocol Guide
United States Central Intelligence Agency
United States Department of
British Foreign & Commonwealth Office
Australian Department of
Foreign Affairs and Trade
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Peoples Republic
Ministry of Foreign
Affairs of the Russian Federation
(Use Site Search)
European Union External Action
Canadian Department of
United Nations Children's
World Bank Report
World Health Organization
World Trade Organization
International Monetary Fund
Freedom House Report
Data on Human Trafficking
Transparency International Corruption Report
Link to overview of country listed, including political and topographic
National Intelligence Services
Population January 2014
Population Growth Reference Bureau Data Finder Information. The % after the entry is the
in native population expected between 2000 and 2050 (not including migrations.)
U.S. State Dept. Trafficking in Human Beings Report -
US Department of State Report.
U.S. State Dept. Human Rights Report
US Department of State Country Briefs on Human Rights.
Age of Consent.
Legal Age of Sexual Consent.
United Nations Data on Migration.
The Average Intelligence Quotient is 100. Source
various data on Land, Sea and Air Forces and Budgets.
United States US AID Payments
U.S. authorized financial aid to foreign Nations.
Language Local News sources.
National Newspapers &
Business Publications published in English.
Stock Exchange -
Stock Exchanges that are
presented real-time in English.
Link takes you to the World Chambers Network.
Link takes you to the Wikipedia Encyclopedia.
- Link takes you to an update on conflicts the Nation is engaged in.
exchange rates for Local Currency.
weather conditions today
Member of the League of Arab States
Member of the British Commonwealth of Nations (The British Empire)
Member of the Organization of American States
Member of the African Union
Member of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO)
of the European Union
of the Association of South East Asian Nations
of the Commonwealth of Independent States (ex-Soviet
relating to the country from around the world.
symbol indicates that the State Department of the United States Government
deemed that this Country is considered a State Sponsor of International
NATIONS WITH MAJORITY