POPULATION                        4.48 millions
   - Singaporean Chinese:     76,8%
   - Singaporean Malays:       13,9%
   - Indian Singaporeans:         7,9%
 (+ smaller groups of Arab Singaporeans, Jews, Thais, Japanese, European and Eurasian Singaporean)
 
RELIGION
   - Buddhism:       40%
   - Christianity:     15%
   - Muslims:          14%
   - No religion:      15%
 
LANGUAGE
   - English
   - Mandarin
   - Malay
   - Tamil
 
English has been promoted as the country's language of administration since independence, and is spoken by the majority of the population.
 
MOTTO
   - Onward, Singapore
 
IKEA
   - 2 stores; Tampines and Alexandra
   - First store opened in 1978
POPULATION                   5,54 millions
   - Barents Russians:      69,6 %
   - Barents Finns:            11,6 %
   - Barents Swedes:          8,6 %
   - Barents Norwegians:    7,6 %
   - Sami people:                1,4 %
 
RELIGION
   - Russian orthodox Christianity
   - Lutheran Christianity
 
LANGUAGE
    - English
    - Russian
    - Finnish
    - Swedish
    - Norwegian
    - Sami
 
English has been promoted as the country's language of administration since independence, and is the only common language of the region.
 
MOTTO
   - Look to the north: The Klondike of the third millennium
 
IKEA
   - 2 stores; Haparanda and Murmansk
   - First store opened in 2006
10. Facts and figures
REPUBLIC OF SINGAPORE
UNITED STATES OF BARENTS
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