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Jalisco
State
Free an Sovereign State o Jalisco

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Motto: Jalisco es México
(Jalisco is Mexico)
Jalisco athin Mexico
Coordinates: 20°34′00″N 103°40′35″W / 20.56667°N 103.67639°W / 20.56667; -103.67639
Kintra Mexico
Caipital Guadalajara
Lairgest Ceety Guadalajara
Municipalities 125
Admission 23 December 1823[1]
Order 9t
Government
 • Govrenor Emilio González PAN
 • Senators[2] Alberto Cárdenas PAN
Héctor Pérez Plazola PAN
Ramiro Hernández PRI
 • Deputies[3]
Area[4]
 • Total 78,599 km2 (30,347 sq mi)
  Ranked 6t
Highest elevation[5] 4,260 m (13,980 ft)
Population (2010)[6]
 • Total 7,350,682
 • Rank 4t
 • Density 94/km2 (240/sq mi)
 • Density rank 11t
Demonym Jalisciense
Time zone CST, (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Postal code 44-49
Aurie code
ISO 3166 code MX-JAL
HDI Increase 0.842 high Ranked 12th
GDP US$ 97,650,000,000 Ranked 4th
Website Official Website

^ a. The state's GDP wis 566,809,524 million o pesos in 2008,[7] amoont correspondin tae 44,281,994.06 millon o dollars, being a dollar worth 12.80 pesos (value o 3 Juin 2010).[8]

b. The state's banner wis offeecially adoptit in 2007[9]

Jalisco (Spainyie pronunciation: [xaˈlisko]) offeecially Estado Libre y Soberano de Jalisco (Scots: Free an Sovereign State o Jalisco) is ane o the 31 states which, wi the Federal Deestrict, comprise the 32 Federal Entities o Mexico. It is locatit in Wastren Mexico an dividit in 125 municipalities an its caipital ceety is Guadalajara. It is ane o the mair important states in Mexico acause o its natural resources as well as its history.[10] Mony o the characteristic traits o Mexican cultur, pairticularly ootside Mexico, are oreeginally frae Jalisco, such as mariachi, ranchera muisic, tequila, jaripeo, etc. Economically, it is ranked third in the kintra, wi industries centered in the Guadalajara metropolitan aurie, the seicont lairgest metropolitan aurie in Mexico. The state is hame tae twa significant indigenous populations, the Huichols an the Nahuas. There is an aw a significant foreign population, maistly retirees frae the Unitit States an Canadae, livin in the Lake Chapala an Puerto Vallarta auries.

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  1. "Las Diputaciones Provinciales" (in Spanish). p. 15. 
  2. "Senadores por Jalisco LXI Legislatura". Senado de la Republica. Retrieved March 24, 2010. 
  3. "Listado de Diputados por Grupo Parlamentario del Estado de Jalisco". Camara de Diputados. Retrieved March 24, 2010. 
  4. "Resumen". Cuentame INEGI. Retrieved March 24, 2011. 
  5. "Relieve". Cuentame INEGI. Retrieved March 24, 2011. 
  6. "Mexico en Cifras". INEGI. Retrieved March 24, 2011. 
  7. "Jalisco.". 2010. Retrieved March 24, 2011. 
  8. "Reporte: Jueves 3 de Junio del 2010. Cierre del peso mexicano". www.pesomexicano.com.mx. Retrieved August 10, 2010. 
  9. "Ley sobre el Escudo, Bandera e Himno del Estado de Jalisco" (Word Document) (in Spainyie). Congreso del Estado de Jalisco. 2007-02-22. pp. Page 2. Retrieved 2008-12-08. 
  10. "Generalidades" [General information] (in Spanish). Mexico: State of Jalisco. Retrieved September 9, 2011. 

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