This is a list of the most original of countries that are specific because of its natural beauty, some demographic characteristics, and some of the tourist features. They were taken into account only to sovereign states.
The country with 3 million lakes - Canada
In Canada, there are more than 60 percent of lakes in the world, they are so many that the exact number is unknown. In some regions, for every 100 square meters. km for more than 30 lakes.
The country in which more than 17,500 islands - Indonesia
Indonesia consists of more than 17,500 islands with a total coastline 81350 km. Approximately 6000 of the islands are inhabited. The two largest islands - Java, Sumatra, Borneo, Sulawesi, Bali, Lombok and Flores. Indonesia contains 10-15 per cent of the world's coral reefs.
The country is desert - Libya
Libya - a country with the highest percentage of the desert (99%). Libyan Desert, which covers much of Libya, is one of the driest places on Earth. Some places may take decades without rain, and even in the highlands rainfall are rare, every 5-10 years.
The country with the lowest population densities - Mongolia
The country with the lowest population density in the world is Mongolia, population density is about 4, 4 people per square mile (1, 7 pers. / Sq. Km). In Mongolia, 2, 5 million people occupy more than 600,000 square miles of land (about 1,560,000 sq km). Most of this population lives in urban areas, as development in the vast deserts of Mongolia grassland is difficult, in particular because of the drought and dust storms, resulting in some parts of the country are almost the same as the desert as well as in Genghis Khan's time.
The country is in the jungle - Suriname
The forest area is 14, 8 Mill. Ha (57,000 square miles), which is 91% of the total land area Surinam (16, 3 Mill. Ha or 63,000 square miles). Extensive forests of Suriname and the low population of about 400,000 in the capital and coastal cities, give him one of the lowest rates of deforestation in the world. Only 5 percent of the population lives in tropical forests, it is the indigenous peoples and six tribes of blacks - descendants of escaped slaves who recreated forest communities centuries ago and today retain their traditional West African style.
The most dying out country - Ukraine
The country with the highest fertility decline is Ukraine, with the natural population loss 0, 8% each year. Ukraine is expected to lose 28% of its population in 2050 (46, 8 million. Is currently up to 33, 4 million in 2050).
The country is below sea level - the Netherlands
Half of the Netherlands lies below sea level. Live below sea level by more than 60 percent of the population of 15, 8 million. Man. Only in the south of the Netherlands, the area is increased to 30 meters and more.
The most unfrequented country - Tuvalu
This is one of the smallest countries in the world. Tuvalu is located halfway between Australia and Hawaii, and will be the first country is projected, which will disappear under water when global warming will raise sea levels high enough. In addition, here it is very difficult to get and very expensive flights from Fiji. Tuvalu visited a total of 1,100 tourists a year.
Country-Continent - Australia
Australia is the only country in the world that covers the entire continent, in any other continent is more than one country. It is the only country that is a continent and a continent which is the country. This is the sixth largest country in the world, with a total area of 7686850 sq km (2967909 sq miles), it is a little less than 48 US states and in 31, 5 times more than the United Kingdom.