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Jalisco
State
Free an Sovereign State o Jalisco
Banner o Jalisco
Banner
Official seal of Jalisco
Seal
Motto(s): 
Jalisco es México
(Jalisco is Mexico)
Jalisco athin Mexico
Jalisco athin Mexico
Coordinates: 20°34′00″N 103°40′35″W / 20.56667°N 103.67639°W / 20.56667; -103.67639Coordinates: 20°34′00″N 103°40′35″W / 20.56667°N 103.67639°W / 20.56667; -103.67639
KintraMexico
CaipitalGuadalajara
Lairgest CeetyGuadalajara
Municipalities125
Admission23 December 1823[1]
Order9t
Govrenment
 • GovrenorEmilio González PAN
 • Senators[2]Alberto Cárdenas PAN
Héctor Pérez Plazola PAN
Ramiro Hernández PRI
 • Deputies[3]
Area
 • Total78599 km2 (30,347 sq mi)
 Ranked 6t
Highest elevation4260 m (13,980 ft)
Population
 (2010)[6]
 • Total7,350,682
 • Rank4t
 • Density94/km2 (240/sq mi)
 • Density rank11t
Demonym(s)Jalisciense
Time zoneCST, (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
Postal code
44-49
Aurie code
ISO 3166 codeMX-JAL
HDIIncrease 0.842 high Ranked 12th
GDPUS$ 97,650,000,000 Ranked 4th
WebsiteOfficial 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 (Spaingie 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 naitural resoorces as well as its history.[10] Mony o the characteristic traits o Mexican cultur, pairticularly ootside Mexico, are oreeginally frae Jalisco, sic as mariachi, ranchera muisic, tequila, jaripeo, etc. Economically, it is ranked third in the kintra, wi industries centred 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. Thare 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" (PDF) (in Spanish). p. 15.CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)
  2. "Senadores por Jalisco LXI Legislatura". Senado de la Republica. Retrieved 24 Mairch 2010.
  3. "Listado de Diputados por Grupo Parlamentario del Estado de Jalisco". Camara de Diputados. Retrieved 24 Mairch 2010.
  4. "Resumen". Cuentame INEGI. Retrieved 24 Mairch 2011.
  5. "Relieve". Cuentame INEGI. Retrieved 24 Mairch 2011.
  6. "Mexico en Cifras". INEGI. Retrieved 24 Mairch 2011.
  7. "Jalisco". 2010. Retrieved 24 Mairch 2011.
  8. "Reporte: Jueves 3 de Junio del 2010. Cierre del peso mexicano". www.pesomexicano.com.mx. Retrieved 10 August 2010.
  9. "Ley sobre el Escudo, Bandera e Himno del Estado de Jalisco" (Word Document) (in Spaingie). Congreso del Estado de Jalisco. 22 Februar 2007. pp. Page 2. Retrieved 8 December 2008. freemit airtin in |publisher= (help)CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)
  10. "Generalidades" (in Spanish). Mexico: State of Jalisco. Retrieved 9 September 2011. Unknown parameter |trans_title= ignored (help)CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)

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