Mexico Fact File
Population: 120,286,655 (July 2014 est.
Area: 1,964,375 sq km
Capital City: Mexico City
Time Zone: (UTC-06.00)
Location: North America, bordering the Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico, between Belize and the United States and bordering the North Pacific Ocean, between Guatemala and the United States
Climate: Varies from tropical to desert
Currency: Mexican Peso. Mexican pesos (MXN) per US dollar – 13.14 (2014 est.)
Language: Spanish only 92.7%, Spanish and indigenous languages 5.7%, indigenous only 0.8%, unspecified 0.8%
System of Government: Federal republic
Head of State: President Enrique PENA NIETO (since 1 December 2012)
Telephone Country Code: 52
Emergency numbers: 066, 060, or 080 (some areas direct 911 to local services)
Religion: Roman Catholic 82.7%, Pentecostal 1.6%, Jehovah’s Witnesses 1.4%, other Evangelical Churches 5%, other 1.9%, none 4.7%, unspecified 2.7% (2010 est.)
Life Expectancy at Birth: 75.43 years
Exports: $406.4 billion (2014 est.)
Imports: $407.1 billion (2014 est.)
Gross Domestic Product (Purchasing Power Parity): $2.143 trillion (2014 est.)
GDP per Capita: $17,900 (2014 est.)
Inflation Rate: 3.8% (2014 est.)
Source: CIA The World Factbook
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