Country Facts

    Country Facts

    There are 159 Country Facts!

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    There are more than 150 million sheep in Australia, and only some 20 million people.
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    In France, there's a place called Y.
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    China is the source of 70% of the worlds pirated goods.
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    The University of Alaska stretches over 4 time zones.
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    Tasmania is said to have the cleanest air in the world.
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    In 2002, there were no billionaires in China. In 2007, there were 106 billionaires.
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    Singapore means "Lion city".
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    Iceland has no railway system or army!
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    There is a town called Paradise and a town called Hell in Michigan!
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    There are more female than male millionaires in the United States.
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    Thailand's capital Bangkok means "city of angels".
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    In Bangladesh, $5 will buy a beer or a first-class train ticket for a cross-country trip.
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    Close to 110 million roses (mostly red) will be purchased and delivered around Valentine's Day in the U.S.
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    There is a city called Rome on every continent.
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    There are more plastic flamingos in the U.S, than real ones!
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    Windmills always turn counter-clockwise. Except for the windmills in Ireland!
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    Until 1796, there was a state in the United States called Franklin. Today it's known as Tennessee!
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