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Cia Report

  1. 1. Cheryn Eakins CIA Website Presentation Australia vs. Saint Lucia<br />
  2. 2. A Tale of Two Countries<br />
  3. 3. Map of Australia<br />
  4. 4. Map of St. Lucia<br />
  5. 5. Australia’s Flag<br />The Union Jack shows that the first colonization by Europeans was by Britain. In case you didn&apos;t know, Australia started as a penal colony. The Star of Federation is a seven pointed star. They came to the number seven, by giving each state (six in all) a point on the star, and having one more point for Australia&apos;s territories (of which there are several). There are two mainland territories, and several overseas, including two in Antarctica. The Southern Cross is a constellation that can be seen from all of Australia&apos;s states and territories.<br />
  6. 6. St. Lucia’s Flag<br />The blue field represents the Caribbean Sea, and the triangles symbolize the island&apos;s famous Pitons - the twin volcanic peaks.<br />
  7. 7. In the Beginning…<br />Australia <br />St. Lucia<br />The written history of Australia began when Dutch explorers first sighted the land mass in the 17th century. But it is believed that the indigenous people had been on the land mass for approximately 50,000 years.<br />St. Lucia’s first inhabitants are believed to have come from South America around the year 200. The first European settlers arrived circa 1492 from Spain. <br />
  8. 8. Australia’s Capital and Landmarks<br />The capital city of Australia is <br />Canberra but it’s largest city is <br />Sydney, the home of the famous<br />Sydney Opera House. <br />
  9. 9. St. Lucia’s Capital and Landmarks<br />The capital city is Castries. <br />St. Lucia is a popular place for cruise ships because of its beautiful beaches and waterfalls.<br />
  10. 10. National Holidays<br />Australia<br />January 26 (1788) Australia Day<br />April 25 (1915) <br />ANZAC Day (the anniversary of the landing of troops of the Australian and New Zeland Army Corps during WWI at Gallipoli, Turkey)<br />St. Lucia<br />Independence Day<br />February 22, 1979<br />
  11. 11. Area – Land and Water<br />Australia <br />Land -7,617,930 sq km<br />Water-68,920 sq km<br />Total – 7,686,850 sq km<br />St. Lucia<br />Land-606 sq km<br />Water – 10 sq km<br />Total – 616 sq km<br />St. Lucia just 3.5 times larger than Washington DC whereas Australia is just slightly smaller than the lower 48 states. <br />
  12. 12. Land Boundaries<br />Neither Australia nor St. Lucia have anyland boundaries. <br />
  13. 13. Natural Resources<br />Australia <br />St. Lucia<br /><ul><li>Bauxite
  14. 14. Coal
  15. 15. Iron ore
  16. 16. Copper
  17. 17. Tin
  18. 18. Gold
  19. 19. Silver
  20. 20. Uranium
  21. 21. Nickel
  22. 22. Tungsten
  23. 23. Mineral sands
  24. 24. Lead
  25. 25. Zinc
  26. 26. Diamonds
  27. 27. Natural gas
  28. 28. Petroleum
  29. 29. Forests
  30. 30. Sandy beaches
  31. 31. Pumice
  32. 32. Mineral springs
  33. 33. Geothermal potential</li></li></ul><li>Agricultural Products<br />Australia<br />St. Lucia<br />Wheat<br />Barley<br />Sugarcane<br />Fruit<br />Cattle <br />Sheep<br />Poultry<br />Bananas<br />Coconuts<br />Vegetables<br />Citrus<br />
  34. 34. Natural Hazards<br />Australia <br />St. Lucia<br /><ul><li>Cyclones along the coast
  35. 35. Severe droughts
  36. 36. Forest fires
  37. 37. Hurricanes
  38. 38. Volcanic activity</li></li></ul><li>Population<br />Australia has a total population of 21,262,641 with a growth rate of 1.195%. <br />St. Lucia has a total population of 160,267 with a growth rate of .416%. <br />
  39. 39. Birthrate per 1,000 people<br /><ul><li>Australia has a birth rate of 12.55 births per 1,000 people and the total fertility rate is 1.78 children born per woman.
  40. 40. St. Lucia has a birth rate of 15.4 births per 1,000 people and the total fertility rate is 1.84 children born per woman.</li></li></ul><li>Infant Mortality per 1,000 live births<br /> Australia<br /><ul><li>Male 5.08 deaths
  41. 41. Female 4.4 deaths
  42. 42. Total 4.75 deaths</li></ul> St. Lucia<br /><ul><li>Male 12.47 deaths
  43. 43. Female 14.44deaths
  44. 44. Total 13.43 deaths</li></li></ul><li>Life Expectancy at Birth<br />Australia <br />Male 79.25 years<br />Female 84.14 years<br />Total 81.63 years<br />St. Lucia<br />Male 73.78<br />Female 79.27<br />Total 76.45<br />
  45. 45. HIV Rate and People Living with AIDS<br />Australia<br />HIV Rate of .2%<br />People Living with AIDS is 18,000<br />There was no information available for St. Lucia.<br />
  46. 46. Religions<br />Australia<br />St. Lucia<br />Catholic 26.4%<br />Anglican 20.5%<br />Other Christian 20.5%<br />Buddhist 1.9%<br />Muslim 1.5%<br />Unspecified 12.7%<br />None 15.3%<br />Roman Catholic 67.5%<br />Seventh Day Adventist 8.5%<br />Pentecostal 5.7%<br />Rastafarian 2.1%<br />Anglican 2%<br />Evangelical 2%<br />Other Christian 5.1%<br />Other 1.1%<br />Unspecified 1.5%<br />None 4.5%<br />
  47. 47. Literacy age 15 and over who can read and write<br />Australia<br />Male 99%<br />Female 99%<br />Total 99%<br />St. Lucia<br />Male 89.5%<br />Female 90.6%<br />Total 90.1%<br />
  48. 48. GDP per capita and Inflation Rate<br /> Australia<br /><ul><li>$38,100 per capita
  49. 49. Inflation Rate of 4.7%</li></ul>St. Lucia<br /><ul><li>$11,300 per capita
  50. 50. Inflation Rate of 1.9%</li></li></ul><li>Unemployment Rate<br />Australia<br />4.5%<br />St. Lucia<br />20%<br />
  51. 51. Telephones(Main lines in use)<br />Australia<br />St. Lucia<br />Main Lines in Use<br />9.76 million<br />Cellular Phones<br />21.26 million<br />Averages out to 1 cell phone per person<br />Main Lines in Use<br />51,100<br />Cellular Phones<br />105,700<br />Averages out to 1 for every .66 person<br />
  52. 52. Television Stations<br /><ul><li>Australia
  53. 53. 104 broadcast stations
  54. 54. St. Lucia
  55. 55. 2 total
  56. 56. 1 broadcast station and 1 community antenna channel</li></li></ul><li>Radio Broadcast Stations<br />Australia <br />St. Lucia<br />AM 262<br />FM 345<br />Shortwave 1<br />AM 2<br />FM 7<br />Shortwave 0<br />
  57. 57. Internet Users<br />Australia<br />11.24 million<br />St. Lucia<br />110,000<br />
  58. 58. Airports with Paved Runways<br />Australia<br />317 total<br />St. Lucia<br />2 total<br />
  59. 59. Roadways<br />Australia <br />St. Lucia<br />812,972 km total<br />341,448 km paved<br />471,524km unpaved<br />1210 km total<br />No breakdown available<br />
  60. 60. Manpower Available for Military Service and Military Expenditure<br />Australia<br />St. Lucia<br />Males 4,999,988<br />Females 4,870,043<br />2.4% of GDP<br />Males 48,358<br />Females N/A<br />Military Expenditure Figure not available<br />
  61. 61. Suffrage<br />Australia<br />St. Lucia<br />18 years of age; universal and compulsory. <br />This means that those who are eligible to vote are required to do so. <br />32 countries currently practice this form of suffrage.<br />18 years of age<br />Universal<br />
  62. 62. Illicit Drug Use<br />Australia<br />St. Lucia<br />Opiates<br />Cocaine and amphetamines<br />Transit point for South American drugs destined for the US and Europe<br />
  63. 63. Pictures of Australia<br />
  64. 64. Pictures of St. Lucia<br />

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