Population: 118,818,228 (July 2013 est.)

Age structure:
0—14 years: 27.4% (male 16,268,424/female 15,587,324)
15—24 years: 18.1% (male 10,566,890/female 10,421,798)
25—54 years: 40.7% (male 22,647,828/female 24,677,965)
55—64 years: 6.9% (male 3,703,316/female 4,337,956)
65 years and over: 6.9% (male 3,574,207/female 4,435,239) (2013 est.)

Religions:Roman Catholic 82.7%, Protestant 1.6%, Jehovah's Witnesses 1.4%,
other Evangelical Churches 5%, other 1.9%, none 4.7%, unspecified 2.7% (2000 census)
Languages: Spanish, various Mayan, Nahuatl, and other regional indigenous languages
Literacy: age 15 and over can read and write
Total population: 92.2%
Male: 94%
Female: 90.5% (2003 est.)


Area:
Total: 1,972,550 sq km
Land: 1,923,040 sq km
Water: 49,510 sq km
Area – comparative: slightly less than three times the size of Texas
Total land boundaries: 4,353 km
Border countries: Belize 250 km, Guatemala 962 km, US 3,141 km

Climate: varies from tropical to desert
Terrain: high, rugged mountains; low coastal plains; high plateaus; desert
Elevation extremes:
Lowest point: Laguna Salada -10 m
Highest point: Volcan Pico de Orizaba 5,700 m


Mexico's Capital is Mexico City

Population 25—33 million people Mexico City claims to be one of the largest cities in the world!

Mexico City area: 756,066 square miles


We are in the City of Puerto Peñasco in the state of Sonora.

Puerto Peñasco is in a 'free zone' meaning that one does not need to register your car and put a deposit down till one leaves.

Puerto Peñasco:

2000 - Population Census 30,466

2005 - Population Census 44,647

2010 - Population Census 56,756


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