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Ecuador Economy

Ecuador Economy

ECONOMY: AGRICULTURE, FORESTRY, LIVESTOCK AND FISHING According to smber, it is in the agricultural sector which is particularly felt the lack of incisive state reforms, although since 1976 have been subject to gradual confiscation of all large estates that were not cultivated for more than 80% of their surface and the five-year development plan for 1980- 84 has devoted most of the investments to the modernization of agriculture and the construction of adequate irrigation works: approx. 59.8%. of land classified…

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Canada Population and Religion

Canada Population and Religion

Population According to itypetravel, Canada is an immigration country with a multicultural population structure. Most Canadians are whites of British Irish or French descent. English and French are the mother tongues of 58.9% and 21.3% of the population, respectively. The French Canadians go back to the French immigrants of the 17th and 18th centuries. They were followed by British immigrants in the 18th century. At the beginning of the 20th century, in addition to the British, Central, Eastern and Southern…

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Grenada Travel Overview

Grenada Travel Overview

GENERAL Capital St. George’s. Geography According to topschoolsintheusa, Grenada is in the Caribbean. The island is of volcanic origin and the southernmost of the Windward Islands. A mountain range runs in the middle of the island. At 840 m, Mount Saint Catherine is the highest point on the island. The varied landscape consists of tropical rainforests, gorges and inactive volcanoes. Carriacou and Petit Martinique also belong to Grenada. Government Parliamentary monarchy (in the Commonwealth) since 1974. 1973 constitution. Bicameral parliament…

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United States Guide

United States Guide

Country data Location: North America Time zone: CET – 6 (New York) or CET – 9 (California) Total area: 9,826,675 km² Land area: 9,161,966 km² Water area: 664,709 km² Length of the state border: 12,063 km Bordering countries: Canada: 8,893 km Cuba: 29 km (through the US base on Guantanamo Bay) Mexico: 3,141 km Coastline: 19,924 km Capital: Washington, DC States: 50 Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, California, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana,…

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Mexico Guide

Mexico Guide

Country data Location: North America Time zone: CET – 7 (during summer time CET – 8) Total area: 1,964,375 km² Land area: 1,943,945 km² Water area: 20,430 km² Length of the state border: 4,353 km including: Belize: 250 km Guatemala: 962 km USA: 3,141 km Coastline: 9,330 km Capital: Mexico City States: 32 Aguascalientes, Baja California, Baja California Sur, Campeche, Chiapas, Chihuahua, Coahuila de Zaragoza, Colima, Distrito Federal, Durango, Guanajuato, Guerrero, Hidalgo, Jalisco, Mexico, Michoacan de Ocampo, Morelos, Nayarit, Nuevo…

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Canada Guide

Canada Guide

Country data Location: North America Time zone: CET – 4.5 in the east (up to CET – 9 in the west) Total area: 9,984,670 km² Land area: 9,093,507 km² Water area: 891,163 km² Length of the state border: 8,893 km Bordering countries apply to: USA: 8,893 km Coastline: 202,080 km Capital: Ottawa Governorates: 13 Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Northwest Territories, Nova Scotia, Nunavut, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Yukon Territory Electric current: 110/120 V / 60…

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