Here are just a few of the things I have learnt:
The country with the highest rate of serious assualts per head of population is Swaziland.
Belgium generates more nitrous oxide per head of population than anywhere else.
The highest fertility rate among women is to be found on the West Bank and Gaza.
The Norwegians top the league of book-buyers, spending $137 a year per head.
Although the Czechs drink the most beer and the French the most wine, Luxemburgers imbibe most alcohol altogether.
There are 8.3 people in the average household in Gabon.
Qatar has the lowest marriage rate in the world.
Guatemala and Nicaragua share the lowest divorce rate.
There are 197.7 men per 100 women in Qatar.
There are 85.1 men per 100 women in Latvia.Reuse content