About Mexico

Mexico, officially the United Mexican States, is one of the world's countries to have more than 100 million people. It is also the 13th largest country in the world by land area. Administratively, Mexico is made up of 31 states as well as Mexico City, which is the largest metropolis in North America. Aside from being the world's largest Spanish speaking country, Mexico is known for its wealth of tourist destinations (most notably Cancun and Acapulco), its dramatic landscape that includes volcanoes, canyons, and mountainscapes, and its ancient history that pre-dates European colonization. 

Mexico Trivia

What Kind of Government Does Mexico Have?

Mexico is a federal presidential representative democratic republic where the president is the head of state and the head of government.

What Type Of Government Does Mexico Have?

What Languages Are Spoken in Mexico?

A large number of languages are spoken in the ethnically diverse country of Mexico, with Spanish being the most popular one.

What Languages Are Spoken In Mexico?

What is the Most Popular Religion in Mexico?

Roman Catholicism is the most popular religion in Mexico, accounting for more than 90% of the population. Other types of Christianity make up around 6.6% of the country's total population.

Religious Beliefs In Mexico

What is the Richest State in Mexico?

The state of Nuevo León has a gross domestic product per capita (PPP) of $27,000, making it the richest state in Mexico.

The 10 Richest States In Mexico

What is the Largest Ethnic Group in Mexico?

Mexican Mestizo is the largest ethnic group in Mexico, accounting for around 62% of the national population. Mestizo Mexicans are people of blended descent. Their origin is principally the intermarriage between the indigenous people of Mexico and Europeans, furthermore, to a lesser degree, Africans and Asians. Mestizo culture is diverse, and incorporates some cultural elements of African, Asian, Mexican and European culture.

Largest Ethnic Groups In Mexico

What Continent is Mexico In?

Mexico is located in the southern portion of North America.

What Continent Is Mexico In?

What is the Biggest City in Mexico?

Mexico City is the capital of Mexico and by far the most populated city in the country. It has around 8.5 million residents.

The Biggest Cities In Mexico

What are Mexico's imports and exports?

30% of the country’s exports are electronic goods. Mexico also has a large automobile industry active in the nation, the largest one in North America. Mexico imported $379 billion USD worth of goods in 2014, rendering the country the world’s 14th largest importer. Refined petroleum forms 6.04% of the total imports of the country followed by vehicle parts which account for 5.98%. The two products are the first and second top imports of the country.

Largest Imports and Exports of Mexico