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FAST FACTS ABOUT MEXICO

 


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Fast Facts about Mexico

Location:

North America

Borders:

North: United States of America

East: Gulf of Mexico, Caribbean Sea, Atlantic Ocean

South: Pacific Ocean

Southeast: Guatemala, Belize, Central America

West: Pacific Ocean

Land area:

1,964,375 km2

Coastal area:

11, 122 kms.

Population:

122.3 million (2013)

Population density:

53.3 per square km.

GDP:

US$ 1.261 trillion (2013)

GDP per capita:

10.307.28 USD (est.,2013)

Currency:

MX Peso (US$ 1.00 = MXP$ 19.9166 aprox)   

Type of Government:

Federal Republic comprising 31 States and aFederal District, as well as 2,454 municipalities

Time zone:

GMT-6 in winter, and GMT-5 in summer

(Central Mexico)

Official language:

Spanish

National Day:

September 16 (Independence from Spain)