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Regional Breakdowns

Region Sub-Region Countries included
Africa Central Burundi, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo-Brazzaville, Congo-Kinshasa, Mali, Niger, Rwanda, Sudan, and Uganda
  East Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Seychelles, Somalia, and Tanzania
  North Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, Tunisia, and Western Sahara
  Southern Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. Also includes the islands around Southern Africa
  West Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Cap Verde, Côte d’Ivoire, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mauritania, Nigeria, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Sierra Leone, and Togo
Americas Caribbean Cuba, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica, Puerto Rico and all the other Caribbean islands
  Central Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, and Panama
  North Bermuda, Canada, Mexico, United States
  South Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, and Venezuela. Also includes the western South Atlantic islands
  Antarctica Antarctica
Asia East China, Hong Kong, Japan, Macau, Mongolia, North Korea, South Korea, and Taiwan
  South Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka. Also includes the Indian Ocean islands not near Africa
  Southeast Brunei, Burma, Cambodia, East Timor, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. Includes Christmas and Cocos islands
Eurasia Caucasus Armenia, Azerbaijan, and Georgia
  Central Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan
  Russia Russia
Europe Balkans Albania, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece, Kosovo, Romania, Serbia and Montenegro, Slovenia, and Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
  Central Austria, Czech Republic, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Moldova, Slovakia, Switzerland, and Ukraine
  North Belarus, Belgium, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Greenland, Iceland, Ireland, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, The Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Sweden, and the United Kingdom,. Also includes the North Atlantic islands
  South Andorra, Cyprus, France, Gibraltar, Holy See (Vatican City), Italy, Malta, Monaco, Portugal, San Marino, Spain, and Turkey. Also includes the Azores and Canary Islands
Near East & South Asia   Bahrain, Gaza Strip, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, West Bank, and Yemen
Oceania   Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, and all the other Pacific Ocean islands

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