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U.S. Federal Information on Foreign Countries: Statistics

This is primarily a guide to U.S. federal government information resources describing conditions in foreign countries, but also provides links to selected NGO and IGO resources which also describe international conditions.

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Percentage living on less than $1 per day 1981-2001

The position of African countries on the UNDP's 2004 list of countries by quality of life (first: best, last: worst)

Breakdown of the remaining 57 ZJ of oil on the planet. Annual oil consumption was 0.17 ZJ in 2004.