John Heaton (jheaton) wrote,
John Heaton

Ten random things: April 8

Ten things that rank eighth in a particular category as of 2005, according to an e-mail my dad sent me yesterday:

  1. Eighth deepest ocean or sea: Bering Sea (1,491 meters)
  2. Eighth largest lake: Great Bear Lake (31,129 sq. km.)
  3. Eighth most populous country: Russia (143.7 million)
  4. Eighth largest workforce: Japan (68 million eligible workers)
  5. Eighth highest birthrate: Brazil (3.1 million births)
  6. Eighth highest divorce rate: Croatia (3.56 divorces per 1,000 inhabitants)
  7. Eighth most popular car: Nissan Altima (130,476 sold in the first six months of 2005)
  8. Eighth biggest consumer of bottled water: Austria (98 liters per capita)
  9. Eighth largest population of cows: Mexico (30.8 million)
  10. Eighth highest death rate: Afghanistan (21.12 deaths per 1,000 inhabitants)

Thanks, Dad!


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