2011 World Factbook 1.24 by STORM

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The complete CIA World Factbook at your fingertips, including extensive information on more than 250 countries and locations throughout the world. Whether you’re an avid traveler, a busy student, or someone who just likes to stay informed, this is the app for you!

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*** Content updated every 2 weeks (or as often as the CIA releases database updates) ***


- Flag w/ full description
- Color Map
- Introduction
- Geography
- People
- Government
- Economy
- Communications
- Transportation
- Military
- Transnational Issues
(field names within each category are linked to their definitions and existing rank order pages)

- Africa, Antarctica, Arctic, Asia, Caribbean & Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America, Oceania, South America, Southeast Asia, Time Zones

- country comparisons based on presorted lists of data from selected Factbook data fields

- [Abbreviations]
- [International Organizations & Groups]
- [International Environmental Agreements]
- [Cross-reference List of Country Data Codes]
- [Cross-Reference List of Hydrographic Data Codes]
- [Cross-Reference List of Geographic Names]: cross-references a wide variety of geographic names to the appropriate Factbook “country” entry.
- [Notes and Definitions]: terms, data fields, and categories used throughout the Factbook
- [Weights and Measures]

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What’s new in Version 1.24
Content Update:

- Now you can find the name, lyricist, composer, and additional basic anthem info for every country in the world by visiting the new “National anthems” field in the Government section of the Factbook.

- Significant updates entered under the People, Government, and Communications categories.

- In the Geography category, a new subfield, “volcanism,” has been added under the “Natural hazards” field for countries with historically active volcanoes. The Economy section has been updated to reflect the most recent data for 2009 and earlier years.

- In the Economy category, the “Oil – exports,”"Oil – imports,”"Oil – proved reserves,” and “Natural gas – proved reserves” fields have been updated with the most recent estimates available.

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