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Egypt
Part # 1
Geography
of Egypt
Source
https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/eg.html

Egypt
Egypt is about 1 million km2,
almost 3 times the size of Germany.

Source
https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-wor...
Egypt’s coastline is 2,450 km.

Source
https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/eg.html
The river Nile.
Cairo, Egypt.

Source
https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/eg.html
Egypt is home to the Suez Canal and the
Sumed Pipeline, which connect the Red
Sea with the Mediterranean.
Both are guarded...
The Suez canal in Egypt is 163 km. Long
and 300 meters wide at its narrowest point.
Transit time averages 14 hours.

Sourc...
The black desert in Egypt

Source
http://www.oddee.com/item_96787.aspx
The white desert in Egypt

Source
http://www.oddee.com/item_96787.aspx
Part # 2
Economy of
Egypt
In Egypt, tourism brought in nearly $7 billion
in 2005, about 25% of the country’s foreign
currency revenues, more than th...
Typical cruise boat on the Nile River
and on Lake Nasser

Source
https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbo...
Pyramid built 2649 – 2575 B.C.

Source
https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/eg.html
Source
https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/eg.html

The great pyramid
of Giza was
completed a...
10 inventions by people from Egypt
Invention
Written language.

Year of invention
6000 B.C.

Papyrus paper.
The calendar.
...
Much of Egypt receives ample sunshine,
yet few local companies are pushing solar
energy technology.

Source
http://www.bbc...
Statistics show that among the poorest 20% of
Egyptians, 85% of households have no proper
means of rubbish disposal, so th...
Part # 3
People who
live in Egypt
Population

85 million people.

Population growth
Languages

Religion

2%
Arabic.
English.
French.
90% are muslims.

Sourc...
Labour force by occupation
Agriculture

32%

Industry

17%

Services

51%

Source
https://www.cia.gov/library/publications...
The body mass index in Egypt is high

Source
http://chartsbin.com/view/577

Egypt
The culture of Egypt

Power
distance

Individualism

Source
http://geert-hofstede.com/egypt.html

Masculinity

Uncertainty...
The military owns much land and has its
fingers in virtually every sector of the economy
- so much so that the money it ta...
Egypts ranks low
on gender equality
compared with the
135 other countries
measured

Source
http://www3.weforum.org/docs/WE...
A relatively low percentage of data
from Egypt is open

Source
https://index.okfn.org/country
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  1. 1. Egypt
  2. 2. Part # 1 Geography of Egypt
  3. 3. Source https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/eg.html Egypt
  4. 4. Egypt is about 1 million km2, almost 3 times the size of Germany. Source https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/eg.html
  5. 5. Egypt’s coastline is 2,450 km. Source https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/eg.html
  6. 6. The river Nile. Cairo, Egypt. Source https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/eg.html
  7. 7. Egypt is home to the Suez Canal and the Sumed Pipeline, which connect the Red Sea with the Mediterranean. Both are guarded by the Egyptian army. Source http://knowledge.wharton.upenn.edu/article/uprising-in-egypt-rebirth-in-an-ancient-land/
  8. 8. The Suez canal in Egypt is 163 km. Long and 300 meters wide at its narrowest point. Transit time averages 14 hours. Source https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/eg.html
  9. 9. The black desert in Egypt Source http://www.oddee.com/item_96787.aspx
  10. 10. The white desert in Egypt Source http://www.oddee.com/item_96787.aspx
  11. 11. Part # 2 Economy of Egypt
  12. 12. In Egypt, tourism brought in nearly $7 billion in 2005, about 25% of the country’s foreign currency revenues, more than the revenue from the Suez Canal. Source Mahajan, Vijay: Africa Rising, p. 177.
  13. 13. Typical cruise boat on the Nile River and on Lake Nasser Source https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/eg.html
  14. 14. Pyramid built 2649 – 2575 B.C. Source https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/eg.html
  15. 15. Source https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/eg.html The great pyramid of Giza was completed around 2540 B.C. and is constructed of an estimated 23 million blocks.
  16. 16. 10 inventions by people from Egypt Invention Written language. Year of invention 6000 B.C. Papyrus paper. The calendar. The plow. 4000 B.C. Breath mints. Toothpaste. Shave and a haircut. Eye makeup. 4000 B.C. Bowling. The door lock. 4000 B.C. Source http://science.howstuffworks.com/innovation/inventions/5-amazing-ancient-egyptian-inventions.htm
  17. 17. Much of Egypt receives ample sunshine, yet few local companies are pushing solar energy technology. Source http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20130925-egypt-innovation-from-turmoil/2
  18. 18. Statistics show that among the poorest 20% of Egyptians, 85% of households have no proper means of rubbish disposal, so they burn it, dump it by the side of roads, tip it into canals or feed it to wandering goats and chickens. Source ”No Paradise”. A special report on Egypt. http://www.economist.com/node/16564152
  19. 19. Part # 3 People who live in Egypt
  20. 20. Population 85 million people. Population growth Languages Religion 2% Arabic. English. French. 90% are muslims. Source https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/eg.html
  21. 21. Labour force by occupation Agriculture 32% Industry 17% Services 51% Source https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/eg.html
  22. 22. The body mass index in Egypt is high Source http://chartsbin.com/view/577 Egypt
  23. 23. The culture of Egypt Power distance Individualism Source http://geert-hofstede.com/egypt.html Masculinity Uncertainty avoidance
  24. 24. The military owns much land and has its fingers in virtually every sector of the economy - so much so that the money it takes in each year from its business ventures pays for a good part of military operations. Source http://www.wharton.universia.net/index.cfm?fa=viewArticle&id=2011&language=english
  25. 25. Egypts ranks low on gender equality compared with the 135 other countries measured Source http://www3.weforum.org/docs/WEF_GenderGap_Report_2013.pdf
  26. 26. A relatively low percentage of data from Egypt is open Source https://index.okfn.org/country
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