Iceland

Location: Northwest Europe Official name: Republic of Iceland Formation (date of independence / date current borders were established): 1944 / 1944 Capital city: Reykjavík Population: 300,000 / 8 people per sq mile (3 people per sq km) Total land area: 39,768 square miles (103,000 square km) Language(s) spoken: Icelandic (official language) Main religions: Evangelical Lutheran … Read more

Igneous rock

Rock formed by the cooling and solidification of molten materials. Granite and basalt are common types.

Immigrant

Immigrant: a person who has come from another country to settle.

Imports

Imports: goods or services bought from another country.

India

Location: South Asia Official name: Republic of India Formation (date of independence / date current borders were established): 1947 / 1947 Capital city: New Delhi Population: 1.21 billion / 1058 people per sq mile (408 people per sq km) Total land area: 1,269,338 square miles (3,287,590 square km) Language(s) spoken: Hindi (official language), English (official … Read more

Indian Ocean

The Indian Ocean is the no. 3rd contiguous open water surface on earth. It has a huge, 26,469,500 square mile (68,556,000 square km) area and 13,002 square feet (3,963 square meters) average depth. The Indian Ocean’s greatest known depth is 24,46 feet (7,455 meters), which can be found at Sunda Trench.

Indonesia

Location: Southeast Asia Official name: Republic of Indonesia Formation (date of independence / date current borders were established): 1949 / 1999 Capital city: Jakarta Population: 232 million / 335 people per sq mile (129 people per sq km) Total land area: 741,096 square miles (1,919,440 square km) Language(s) spoken: Javanese, Sundanese, Madurese, Bahasa Indonesia (official … Read more

Industry

Industry: the economic activity that is concerned with manufacturing goods or processing raw materials.

Infant mortality rate

The number of deaths among infants under age one is measured per thousand live births.