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Puebla
Estado Libre y Soberano de Puebla
State

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Motto:
Unidos En El Tiempo, En El Esfuerzo, En La Justicia y En La Esperanza
(Unitit in time, effort, juistice an howp)
Anthem: Himno al Estado de Puebla
State o Puebla athin Mexico
Coordinates: 19°00′13″N 97°53′18″W / 19.00361°N 97.88833°W / 19.00361; -97.88833
Kintra Mexico
Caipital Puebla
Lairgest Ceety Puebla
Municipalities 217
Admission 21 December 1823[1]
Order 4t
Government
 • Govrenor Rafael Moreno Valle PAN
 • Senators[2] Leticia Jasso Valencia (I)
Humberto Aguilar PAN
Melquiades Morales PRI
 • Deputies[3]
Area[4]
 • Total 34,290 km2 (13,240 sq mi)
  Ranked 21st
Highest elevation[5] 5,610 m (18,410 ft)
Population (2010)[6]
 • Total 5,779,829
 • Rank 5t
 • Density 170/km2 (440/sq mi)
 • Density rank 6t
Demonym Poblano (a)
Time zone CST (UTC−6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC−5)
Postal code 72-75
Aurie code
ISO 3166 code MX-PUE
HDI Increase 0.791 medium Ranked 28t
GDP US$ 23,525,310.625 mil[a]
Website Official Website
^ a. The state's GDP wis 301,123,976 million o pesos in 2008,[7] amount correspondin tae 23,525,310.625 millon o dollars, being a dollar worth 12.80 pesos (value o 3 Juin 2010).[8]

Puebla (Spainyie pronunciation: [ˈpweβla]) offeecially Estado Libre y Soberano de Puebla (Scots: Free an Sovereign State o Puebla) is ane o the 31 states which, wi the Federal Destrict, comprise the 32 Federal Entities o Mexico. It is dividit in 217 municipalities an its caipital ceety is Puebla.

It is locatit in East-Central Mexico. It is bordered bi the states o Veracruz tae the north an east, Hidalgo, México, Tlaxcala an Morelos tae the wast, Guerrero an Oaxaca tae the sooth.

The oreegins o the state lee in the ceety o Puebla, which wis foondit bi the Spainyie in this valley in 1531 tae secur the trade route atween Mexico Ceety an the port o Veracruz.

Bi the end o the 18t century, the aurie haed become a colonial province wi its awn govrenor, which wad become the State o Puebla, efter the Mexican War o Unthirldom in the early 19t century. Syne that time, the aurie, especially aroond the caipital ceety, haes continued tae grow economically, maistly through industry, despite being the scene o a number o battles, the maist notable o which being the Battle o Puebla. The day, the state is ane o the maist industrialized in the kintra, but syne maist o its development is concentratit in Puebla an ither ceeties, mony o its rural auries are vera poor, forcin mony tae migrate away tae places such as Mexico Ceety an the Unitit States.

Culturally, the state is hame tae the China Poblana, mole poblano, active literary an airts scenes an festivals such as Cinco de Mayo, Ritual o Quetzalcoatl, Day o the Deid celebrations (especially in Huaquechula) an Carnival (especially in Huejotzingo). It is hame tae five major indigenous groups: Nahuas, the Totonacas, the Mixtecas, the Popolocas an the Otomi, which can maistly be foond in the far north an the far sooth o the state.

Notes an references[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Las Diputaciones Provinciales" (in Spanish). p. 15. 
  2. "Senadores por Puebla LXI Legislatura". Senado de la Republica. Retrieved April 5, 2011. 
  3. "Listado de Diputados por Grupo Parlamentario del Estado de Puebla". Camara de Diputados. Retrieved April 5, 2011. 
  4. "Resumen". Cuentame INEGI. Retrieved April 5, 2011. 
  5. "Relieve". Cuentame INEGI. Retrieved April 5, 2011. 
  6. "Mexico en Cifras". INEGI. Retrieved April 5, 2011. 
  7. "Jalisco.". 2010. Retrieved April 5, 2011. 
  8. "Reporte: Jueves 3 de Junio del 2010. Cierre del peso mexicano.". www.pesomexicano.com.mx. Retrieved August 10, 2010. 

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