The Country Tutor Blog

Uruguay Population 2014

Uruguay 2014

Yearbook 2014 Uruguay. In the second round of the presidential election on November 30, Tabaré Vázquez from the ruling left coalition won the Breda Front (Frente Amplio, FA) by a wide margin over rival...

United States Population 2014

United States 2014

Yearbook 2014 USA. According to Countryaah.com, United States population in 2020 is estimated at 331,002,662. The president’s annual speech to the nation in January reflected the locked state of politics. Barack Obama mentioned several...

United Kingdom Population 2014

United Kingdom 2014

Yearbook 2014 UK. The winter weather in January put the community to the test. The amount of rainfall was reported to be the largest in 248 years and the floods are among the most...

United Arab Emirates Population 2014

United Arab Emirates 2014

Yearbook 2014 United Arab Emirates. In Dubai, the year began with a world record that was recorded by Guinness’s record book when half a million rockets were fired in six minutes along a roughly...

Ukraine Population 2014

Ukraine 2014

Yearbook 2014 According to topb2bwebsites, Ukraine population in 2020 is estimated at 43,733,773. Ukraine is a country located in Eastern Europe. It was an extremely dramatic year with a collapsed regime, lost Crimean peninsula...

Uganda Population 2014

Uganda 2014

Yearbook 2014 Uganda. According to Countryaah.com, Uganda population in 2020 is estimated at 45,741,018. The reactions were strong on the tightening of laws against homosexuality signed by President Yoweri Museveni at the beginning of...

Tuvalu Population 2014

Tuvalu 2014

Yearbook 2014 Tuvalu. In January, the Tuvalu government sent a request to the Fiji government that retired Fijian elementary school teachers should be able to come to Tuvalu to teach there. According to Countryaah.com,...

Turkmenistan Population 2014

Turkmenistan 2014

Yearbook 2014 Turkmenistan. According to Countryaah.com, Turkmenistan population in 2020 is estimated at 6,031,211. President Gurbanguli Berdimuchammedov dismissed the head of the state gas company in January, claiming that he had not done enough...

Turkey Population 2014

Turkey 2014

Yearbook 2014 Turkey. A police investigation presented shortly before the New Year and pointed out leading government representatives for corruption hit hard back during the year against people with ties to the investigators. In...

Tunisia Population 2014

Tunisia 2014

Yearbook 2014 Tunisia. In January, Parliament adopted a new constitution and the country also got a new transitional government consisting of technocrats and party-politically independent persons. According to Countryaah.com, Tunisia population in 2020 is...

Trinidad and Tobago Population 2014

Trinidad and Tobago 2014

Yearbook 2014 Trinidad and Tobago. In January, the country’s prime minister, Kamla Persad-Bissessar, described the increase in violent crimes that Trinidad and Tobago experienced as “totally unacceptable”. Among the large number of people killed...

Tonga Population 2014

Tonga 2014

Yearbook 2014 Tonga. According to Countryaah.com, Tonga population in 2020 is estimated at 105,706. Tonga was hit in January by tropical cyclone Ian, classified as Category 5 on the Saffir – Simpson scale, which...

Togo Population 2014

Togo 2014

Yearbook 2014 Togo. According to Countryaah.com, Togo population in 2020 is estimated at 8,278,735. Tensions rose at the end of the year ahead of the presidential election, which is expected in April 2015. Several...

Thailand Population 2014

Thailand 2014

Yearbook 2014 Thailand is a country located in Southeastern Asia. On May 22, the military took power in the country. The government was set aside and the constitution was repealed. A number of restrictions...

Tanzania Population 2014

Tanzania 2014

Yearbook 2014 Tanzania. According to Countryaah.com, Tanzania population in 2020 is estimated at 59,734,229. President Jakaya Kikwete reformed the government in January after the death of the finance minister and four other ministers were...

Tajikistan Population 2014

Tajikistan 2014

Yearbook 2014 Tajikistan. The repression of freedom of opinion and opinion continued. According to Countryaah.com, Tajikistan population in 2020 is estimated at 9,537,656. The National Security Committee increased control over content in media and...

Taiwan Population 2014

Taiwan 2014

Yearbook 2014 Taiwan. According to Countryaah.com, Taiwan population in 2020 is estimated at 23,816,786. Taiwan and China took an important step towards improving relations between the countries when the first government-level meeting since 1949...

Syria Population 2014

Syria 2014

Yearbook 2014 Syria. The war in Syria went on in its fourth year without any signs of relief. In what was described as the world’s worst refugee disaster, 10 million people, almost half the...

Switzerland Population 2014

Switzerland 2014

Yearbook 2014 Switzerland. According to Countryaah.com, Switzerland population in 2020 is estimated at 8,654,633. Two referendums on immigration were held during the year with conflicting results. In February, the issue concerned the reintroduction of...

Sweden Population 2014

Sweden Automotive Industry

The automotive industry is an essential part of the engineering industry. By the middle of the 20th century, most types of transport equipment could be manufactured inland. The models were designed here, most components...

Suriname Population 2014

Suriname 2014

Yearbook 2014 Suriname. According to Countryaah.com, Suriname population in 2020 is estimated at 586,643. Dino Bouterse, President Desi Bouterses’s son, pleaded guilty to drug smuggling, illegal weapons possession and international terrorism at a New...

Sudan Population 2014

Sudan 2014

Yearbook 2014 Sudan. According to Countryaah.com, Sudan population in 2020 is estimated at 43,849,271. President Omar al-Bashir’s government struggled with economic problems, diplomatic isolation and ongoing conflicts in the country. In January, riots were...

Sri Lanka Population 2014

Sri Lanka 2014

Yearbook 2014 Sri Lanka. The year was marked by religious contradictions and violence between mainly extremist Buddhists and Muslims. According to Countryaah.com, Sri Lanka population in 2020 is estimated at 21,413,260. The country was...

Spain Population 2014

Spain 2014

Yearbook 2014 Spain. In the EU elections in May, a new EU-critical left party, Podemos, caused a minor shock wave by taking 8% of the vote and becoming the fourth largest party. Podemos, who...

South Korea Population 2014

South Korea 2014

Yearbook 2014 South Korea. According to Countryaah.com, South Korea population in 2020 is estimated at 51,269,196. A ferry disaster that occurred in April became a national trauma that caused great anger against the government...

South Africa Population 2014

South Africa 2014

Yearbook 2014 South Africa. At the beginning of the year, some 70,000 miners went on strike with demands for higher wages, and the work was paralyzed at the platinum mines, where more than one-sixth...

Somalia Population 2014

Somalia 2014

Yearbook 2014 Somalia. In January, in the autonomous Puntland, Parliament elected a new president. In the third round of voting, Abdiweli Mohamed Ali received one vote more than the incumbent President, Abdirahman Mohamed Farole....

Solomon Islands Population 2014

Solomon Islands 2014

Yearbook 2014 Solomon Islands. According to Countryaah.com, Solomon Islands population in 2020 is estimated at 686,895. Former Prosecutor Frank Kabui was re-elected in May as Governor-General. In November, parliamentary elections were held when 32...

Slovenia Population 2014

Slovenia 2014

Yearbook 2014 Slovenia. At a party congress in the largest government party in Positive Slovenia in April, the leader, Prime Minister Alenka Bratušek, was dismissed from the party leader post. As a result, the...

Slovakia Population 2014

Slovakia 2014

Yearbook 2014 Slovakia. According to Countryaah.com, Slovakia population in 2020 is estimated at 5,459,653. Prime Minister Robert Fico decided to stand in this year’s presidential election and first looked like a winner in public...

Singapore Population 2014

Singapore 2014

Yearbook 2014 Singapore. In January, one of Singapore Airlines’ super-jet planes, an Airbus A380 with 467 passengers aboard, was forced to land in Azerbaijan during a flight from London when the pressure in the...

Sierra Leone Population 2014

Sierra Leone 2014

Yearbook 2014 Sierra Leone. Together with neighboring Liberia and Guinea, Sierra Leone was the country most affected by the Ebola outbreak that began in February. Towards the end of the year, the UN announced...

Seychelles Population 2014

Seychelles 2014

Yearbook 2014 Seychelles. According to Countryaah.com, Seychelles population in 2020 is estimated at 98,358. The Seychelles, whose economy is largely dependent on fishing, received a patrol boat from China during the year. The vessel...

Serbia Population 2014

Serbia 2014

Yearbook 2014 Serbia. Negotiations between the EU and Serbia on Serbian membership in the Union began formally in January. It was a symbolically important step towards integration in Europe, although it was expected to...

Senegal Population 2014

Senegal 2014

Yearbook 2014 Senegal. In January, the country’s fleet seized a Russian fishing vessel accused of illegal fishing in Senegal’s territorial waters. After the owner paid a fine of US $ 1.2 million, the ship...

Saudi Arabia Population 2014

Saudi Arabia 2014

Yearbook 2014 Saudi Arabia. The increasingly serious security situation in the region left traces in both domestic and foreign policy. Concerns over Saudis taking part in the fighting in Syria were assumed to be...

Sao Tome and Principe Population 2014

Sao Tome and Principe 2014

Yearbook 2014 São Tomé and Principe. In January, the country’s health minister Leonel Pontes was fired by President Manuel Pinto da Costa. According to Countryaah.com, Sao Tome and Principe population in 2020 is estimated...

San Marino Population 2014

San Marino 2014

Yearbook 2014 San Marino. According to Countryaah.com, San Marino population in 2020 is estimated at 33,942. A former head of state and government, the doctor Pietro Berti, was sentenced in September to four years...

Samoa Population 2014

Samoa 2014

Yearbook 2014 Samoa. During the year, Samoa hosted a UN conference on the needs of small island nations, with around 3,000 delegates from close to 200 countries participating. According to Countryaah.com, Samoa population in...

Saint Vincent and The Grenadines Population 2014

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 2014

Yearbook 2014 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. In February, senior representatives of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Grenada and Saint Lucia met to discuss joint investments in the telecom sector. According to Countryaah.com, Saint...