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WorldView - Africa

Comoros

US Dept of State - Comoros

"Comoros, with an estimated gross domestic product (GDP) per capita income of about $1,000, is among the world's poorest and least developed nations. Although the quality of the land differs from island to island, most of the widespread lava-encrusted soil formations are unsuited to agriculture. As a result, most of the inhabitants make their living from subsistence agriculture and fishing." more...

Global Edge

"Comoros has endured more than 20 coups or attempted coups since gaining independence from France in 1975. In 1997, the islands of Anjouan and Moheli declared independence from Comoros." more...

CIA World Factbook

"One of the world's poorest countries, Comoros is made up of three islands that have inadequate transportation links, a young and rapidly increasing population, and few natural resources." more...

US Department of State World Travel

"The Union of the Comoros is a developing nation located in the Indian Ocean off the east coast of Africa. Comoros consists of three islands covering about 900 square miles, Ngazidja (also known as Grand Comore), Moheli, and Anjouan. A fourth island, Mayotte, is claimed by Comoros but remains a territory of France." more...

Languages of Comoros

"From Ethnologue: Languages of the World - An encyclopedic reference work cataloging all of the world's 6,909 known living languages."more...

International Monetary Fund

"IMF reports and publications for Comoros - The IMF is an organization of 187 countries, working to foster global monetary cooperation, secure financial stability, facilitate international trade, promote high employment and sustainable economic growth, and reduce poverty around the world." more...