About Mexico

About Mexico

Language: Spanish is the official language spoken by most of the population. Approximately a variety of 62 indigenous and regional languages are also recognized

Currency:

-Mexican Peso ( MXN $)

-Notes are denominations of 1,000, 500, 200,100, 50 and 20 pesos

-Coins are denominations of 20,10,5,2 and 1 pesos, and 50,20,10 and 5 centavos

Religion:

-Roman Catholicism is the predominant faith.
-Mexico is a tolerant country that allows all religions to practice their faith with liberty.
-A range of Christian denominations, as well as other major faiths such as Protestantism, Mormonism, Judaism and Islam may be practiced in Mexico.

Borders:

-North : United States of America
-West : Pacific Ocean
-East : Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean
-Southeast : Belize and Guatemala

Government: Federal Constitutional Republic

Current President: Enrique Peña Nieto ( 2012-2018)

Capital and largest City: Mexico City

Other Important Cities: Monterrey , Guadalajara, Queretaro, Puebla, San Luis Potosi, Leon, Merida, Morelia, Oaxaca