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Puerto Rico Travel Guide

Quick Facts
Capital San Juan
Government Commonwealth
Currency US dollar (USD)
Area 9,104 km2
Population 3,957,988 (July 2002 est.)
Language Spanish, English
Religion Roman Catholic 85%, Protestant and other 15%
Electricity 120V/60Hz (North American plug)
Calling Code +1
Internet TLD .pr
Time Zone UTC -4

Puerto Rico is a Caribbean island that is a self-governing commonwealth of the United States of America. Located in the Caribbean Sea to the east of the Dominican Republic and west of the U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico lies on a key shipping lane to the Panama Canal, the Mona Passage.

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