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Indonesia

Indonesia

Indonesia's five main and estimated 13,000 small islands make it a truly unique nation. The beautiful beaches and majestic mountains don't attract tourists in massive numbers, but they do provide fertile land for crops like coffee and rice - a standard dish in the daily diet.

The population of Indonesia is 90 percent Muslim, and ethnic groups include Chinese, Indian, Japanese, and Malay. The December 2004 tsunami devastated Aceh province on the island of Sumatra, leaving many in need.