Main Facts About Puerto Rico

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Currency
Puerto Rico is a territory of the United States. Official Currency of Puerto Rico is the same as the US Dollar. It is often referred to as the 'peso' in Puerto Rico. ATMs and bureaux de change are freely available and all major credit cards and travellers cheques are generally accepted. Banking hours are 9am to 3.30pm.
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Language
Both Spanish and English are the official languages of Puerto Rico, but Spanish is without a doubt the dominant language, as the majority of the people in Puerto Rico are not proficient in English. Fewer than 20 percent of Puerto Ricans speak English fluently, according to the 2000 U.S. Census.
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Weather
Puerto Rico's climate is part of the tropical climatic zone. In general, residents and visitors enjoy warm temperatures all year round averaging 80 °F (27 °C) in lower elevations, and 70 °F (21 °C) in the lush central mountains of the main island of Puerto Rico. Most of the year, the weather is simply perfect.
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Power Plugs
For Puerto Rico there are two associated plug types, types A and B. Plug type A is the plug which has two flat parallel pins and plug type B is the plug which has two flat parallel pins and a grounding pin. Puerto Rico operates on a 120V supply voltage and 60Hz.
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Population
The current population of Puerto Rico is 2,724,687 as of Tuesday, May 3, 2022, based on Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data.
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Fun Fact
If you’ve ever tasted alcohol, then chances are you’ve heard about Bacardí Rum. Bacardí originated in Cuba and established facilities in Puerto Rico in 1930.