Field Listing

Government – note

This entry includes miscellaneous government information of significance not included elsewhere.

  • China

    in 2018, the Beijing established an investigatory National Supervisory Commission to oversee all state employees

  • French Polynesia

    under certain acts of France, French Polynesia has acquired autonomy in all areas except those relating to police, monetary policy, tertiary education, immigration, and defense and foreign affairs; the duties of its president are fashioned after those of the French prime minister

  • Somalia

    regional and local governing bodies continue to exist and control various areas of the country, including the self-declared Republic of Somaliland in northwestern Somalia