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Mexico's Quick Facts

Land Area 1,943,945 km2
Water Area 20,430 km2
Total Area 1,964,375 km2
Population 123,166,749
Population Density 62.70 / km2
Government Type Federal Presidential Republic
GDP (PPP) $2.31 Trillion
GDP Per Capita $18,900
Currency Peso (MXN)
Largest Cities
  • Mexico City (12,294,193)
  • Iztapalapa (1,820,888)
  • Ecatepec (1,806,226)
  • Guadalajara (1,640,589)
  • Puebla (1,590,256)
  • Ciudad Juarez (1,512,354)
  • Tijuana (1,376,457)
  • Ciudad Nezahualcoyotl (1,232,220)
  • Gustavo A. Madero (1,193,161)
  • Gustavo A. Madero (1,185,772)
  • 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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