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Mexico Facts

  • Name: Mexico
  • Name: (long form) United Mexican States
  • Name Orgin: Mexico's name is derived from its capital city, originally named by the Aztecs, and closely related to the Mexica tribe.
  • Capital City: Mexico City (pop. 21.2 million)
  • Currency: Mexican Peso (MXN) (conversion rates)

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  • GDP: $1.541 trillion (2010)
  • GDP: (per capita) $15,323 (2010)
  • Landforms/Land Sizes
  • Languages: Spanish 92.7%, regional indigenous dialects 5.7%, others
  • Largest Cities: (by population) Mexico, City, Iztapalapa, Ecatepec, Guadalajara, Puebla de Zaragoza, Ciudad Juarez
  • National Day: September 16
  • Population: 112,468,855 (July, 2010 estimate)
  • Population & Density: (all countries)
  • Religions: Catholic (89%), Protestant (6%), others
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This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.