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South America, Central America and the Caribbean: Guatemala

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Country, Central America. Area: 42,130 sq mi (109,117 sq km). Population (2006 est.): 13,019,000. Capital: Guatemala City. Mestizos make up more than three-fifths of the population; most of the rest are Indian, predominantly Maya. Language: Spanish (official). Religion: Christianity (predominantly Roman Catholic; also Protestant). Currency: quetzal, dollar

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