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THE FACTS
NAME: Belize
LOCATION: Central & South America
GOVERNMENT:   Parliamentary Democracy
OFFICIAL LANGUAGE: English (official), Spanish, Mayan, Garifuna (Carib), and Creole are also spoken.
MAJOR RELIGION(S):  Roman Catholic 49.6%, Protestant 27% (Pentecostal 7.4%, Anglican 5.3%, Seventh-Day Adventist 5.2%, Mennonite 4.1%, Methodist 3.5%, Jehovah's Witnesses 1.5%), other 14%, none 9.4%
MAJOR ETHNIC GROUPS: Mestizo 48.7%, Creole 24.9%, Maya 10.6%, Garifuna 6.1%, other 9.7%.

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