Homicide by Firearm: Rate per Million population

Homicide by Firearm: Rate per Million population.

Countries with less than 1 Homicide by Firearm per Million population

Japan, Romania, Singapore, South Korea, Norway, Algeria, France, England and Wales, Hungary, Israel and Poland

Countries with between 1.0 and 1.99 Homicides

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Homicide by Firearm: Rate per Million population.

Countries with less than 1 Homicide by Firearm per Million population

Japan, Romania, Singapore, South Korea, Norway, Algeria, France, England and Wales, Hungary, Israel and Poland

Countries with between 1.0 and 1.99 Homicides

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The British Union Jack or Union Flag

Is the Union Jack just for the Navy or is the Union Jack the Official British Flag.

In 1902 an Admiralty Circular announced that ‘Their Lordships’ had decided that either name, Union Jack or Union Flag, could be used officially.… Read the rest

Is the Union Jack just for the Navy or is the Union Jack the Official British Flag.

In 1902 an Admiralty Circular announced that ‘Their Lordships’ had decided that either name, Union Jack or Union Flag, could be used officially.… Read the rest


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The United States has 25 percent of the world’s total prison population

USA 5% of the world’s population, but almost 25% of the world’s total prison population.

From Washington Post in April 2015

A quote by Hillary Rodham Clinton (D), speech on criminal justice at Columbia University, April 29, 2015

It’s a

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Queen Elizabeth II becomes longest-reigning UK monarch

Queen Elizabeth is now the longest serving UK Monarch.

Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom
Reigned from 20 June 1837 to 22 January 1901 a total of 63 years, 216 days

Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom
Reigned from … Read the rest

Queen Elizabeth is now the longest serving UK Monarch.

Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom
Reigned from 20 June 1837 to 22 January 1901 a total of 63 years, 216 days

Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom
Reigned from … Read the rest


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Refugee Population by Country 2013

Refugee Populations in the World in 2013.

After comparing statistics for the Refugee Resettlement Programme 2014, it was noted that many people see the Total Refugee numbers and confusion arises over the different figures between Refugees, Asylum Seekers and Refugee … Read the rest


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Refugee Resettlement Programme 2014

Refugee Resettlement Programme 2014.

According to government statistics, 26 countries admitted a total of 105,200 refugees in 2014.

The main source of these 105,200 refugees admitted during the year were,

25,800 Iraqi
17,900 Myanmar
11,900 Somalia
8,200 Bhutan
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Million, Billion, Trillion, Quadrillion, Quintillion

The Short and Long Scale names for various multi-million numbers are shown in the chart below.

The constant SI scale name is also shown. This is from the International System of Units (SI) in the International Bureau of Weights and … Read the rest


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A Billion or a Trillion

The origin of the words Billion and Trillion.

The word “Billion” was created by the French in the 15th century.

The French physician and mathematician Nicolas Chuquet (1445-1488) apparently coined the words byllion and tryllion and used them to represent Read the rest


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The Top Ten Largest Cities In The World by Area

The Top Ten Largest Cities In The World by area.

According to www.davaocity.gov.ph Davao City, reputedly the largest city in the world, has an area of 244,000 hectares (2,444 square kilometers).

Davao City – 2,444 square kilometers
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The Hidden Secret Behind Toothpaste Bottom Color

The Secret Behind the Coloured mark at the bottom of Toothpaste Tubes.

The coloured bar at the bottom of a toothpaste tube is a special mark that tells the computer controlled production equipment to cut the tube at a certain … Read the rest


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