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México

Estado Libre y Soberano de México
Banner o México
Banner
Offeecial seal o México
Seal
Motto(s): 
Libertad, Trabajo, Cultura
(Freedom, Work, Culture)
Anthem: Himno al Estado de México
State o México athin Mexico
State o México athin Mexico
Coordinates: 19°21′15″N 99°37′51″W / 19.35417°N 99.63083°W / 19.35417; -99.63083
KintraMexico
CaipitalToluca de Lerdo
Largest CityEcatepec de Morelos
Municipalities125
Admission20 December 1823[1]
Order1st
Govrenment
 • GovrenorEruviel Ávila Villegas PRI
 • Senators[2]Yeidckol Polevnsky PRD
Miguel Bautista PRD
Ulises Ramírez PAN
 • Deputies[3]
Area
 • Total22,357 km2 (8,632 sq mi)
 Ranked 25t
Highest elevation5,500 m (18,000 ft)
Population
 (2010)[6]
 • Tot15,175,862
 • Rank1st
 • Density680/km2 (1,800/sq mi)
 • Density rank1st
Demonym(s)Mexiquense
Time zoneUTC−6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
Postal code
50-57
Aurie code
ISO 3166 codeMX-MEX
HDIIncrease 0.837 high Ranked 15t
GDPUS$ 62,220,803.98[a]
WabsteidOfficial Website
^ a. The state's GDP was 796,426,291 pesos in 2008,[7] corresponding to 62,220,803.98 dollars, with a dollar worth 12.80 pesos (value of June 3, 2010).[8]

México ([ˈmexiko] ( listen)), offeecially: Estado Libre y Soberano de México (Scots: Free an Sovereign State o México) is ane o the 31 states which, wi the Federal Destrict, comprise the 32 Federal Entities o the Unitit Mexican States. It is dividit in 125 municipalities an its caipital ceety is Toluca de Lerdo.

The State o Mexico is aften abbreviatit tae "Edomex" frae Estado de México in Spainyie). It is locatit in Sooth-Central Mexico. It is bordered bi the states o Querétaro an Hidalgo tae the north, Morelos an Guerrero tae the sooth, Michoacán tae the wast, Tlaxcala an Puebla tae the east an surroonds the Federal Destrict.

The state’s oreegins are in the territory o the Aztec Empire, which remained a poleetical diveesion o New Spain durin the colonial period. Efter unthirldom, Mexico Ceety wis chosen as the caipital o the new naition, its territory wis separatit oot the state. Years later, pairts o the state wur braken aff tae form the states o Hidalgo, Guerrero an Morelos. These territorial separations hae left the state wi the size an shape it haes the day, wi the Toluca Valley tae the wast o Mexico Ceety an a panhandle that extends aroond the north an east o this entity.

The name o the state is simply “México” accordin tae the Poleetical Constitution o the Unitit Mexican States o 1917, but tae distinguish frae baith the ceety an the kintra it is maist aften cried “Estado de México.”

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Las Diputaciones Provinciales" (PDF) (in Spanish). p. 15. 
  2. "Senadores por el Estado de Mexico 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. "Estado de Mexico". 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. 

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