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THE FACTS
NAME: Guatemala
LOCATION: Central & South America
GOVERNMENT:   Democratic Republic
OFFICIAL LANGUAGE: Spanish is the official language and spoken throughout the country. There are 21 distinct Mayan languages that are still spoken as well.
MAJOR RELIGION(S):  Roman Catholic 50%, Protestant 40%, other 10% includes various Mayan indigenous religion.
MAJOR ETHNIC GROUPS: 60% Mestizos (mixed European and Amerindian), 39% Amerindians, 1% other.

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