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The following steps were performed by ESRI: Extracted data set from the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency publication, The World Factbook 1992. Added attribute values from ArcWorld 1:3M and the Oxford Atlas of the World. Renamed attribute names. Removed attributes Abbrevname, Region, and Continent. Removed records for Soviet Union, Yugoslavia, and Czechoslovakia. Added new records from The World Factbook 2000 and other Geographic Reference materials. Updated Capital attribute values to match World Cities data set.
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