1. Total land borders of 2,742km, it neighbours four other states.
2. Has half the obesity rate of New Zealand.
3. Has at least 134 living languages, including 112 indigenous languages.
4. The country's highest point reaches a peak of 4,095m.
5. The national anthem was adopted from the popular French melody La Rosalie.
This was published in the September 2018 edition of Geographical magazine
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