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Colima

Colima
Administration
Full nameColima
Native nameEstado Libre y Soberano de Colima
Settlement typeState
MottoEl temple del brazo es vigor en la tierra (The spirit of the arm is force on earth)
CountryMexico
CapitalColima
Largest CityManzanillo
Largest Metropolitan AreaColima Villa de Álvarez
AdmissionDecember 9, 1856
Order23rd
Government
GovernorMario Anguiano
SenatorsLeticia Sosa Govea
Jesús Dueñas
Rogelio Rueda
DeputiesFederal Deputies
• Hilda Ceballos Llerenas
• Carlos Cruz Mendoza
• Yulenny Cortés León
• Alfonso Morán Sánchez
• Pedro Peralta Rivas
• Silva Indira Vizcaíno
Geography
Total Area2171.3 sq mi (5625 km2)
Highest Elevation12532.8 ft (3820 m)
Demography
Total Population650555 (31st) (2010)
Density (pop.)auto/km2 (9th) (0/sq mi)
DemonymColimense
Other information
Time zoneCST (UTC−6)
- Summer (DST)CDT (UTC−5)
Postal code28
Area codeArea codes
• 312
• 313
• 314
ISO 3166 codeMX-COL
HDI(+) 0.852 High Ranked 8th
GDPUS$ 3,548,555.6 mil 

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Colima (-eskoˈlima) is one of the 31 states which, with the Federal District, comprise the 32 Federal Entities of Mexico. It shares its name with its capital and main city, Colima.

Colima is a small state located on Mexico’s central Pacific coast, sharing borders with the states of Jalisco and Michoacán. In addition to the capital city of Colima, the state's main cities include Manzanillo and Tecomán. Despite being the fourth smallest entity in Mexico with the lowest numerical population, the state has one of Mexico’s highest standards of living and lowest unemployment.


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