Similarities Between Italy And Mexico

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Italy and Mexico have a lot in common, but in a lot of ways they differ as well. The similarities and differences between Italy and Mexico are very interesting, from Military Strength and economy to society we will look at how these factors affect each country on a global scale. The Military strengths of Italy and Mexico are so different yet at the same time are very similar. The Mexican Military is ranked at 31st on the global scale of military might. Mexico currently has 267,500 active military personnel, with 76,500 in reserve. Mexico has an age restriction to join the army, one must be 18 years of age with a enlist service obligation. Each year 1.1 million males are reaching military significant age. The Italian military is ranked an …show more content…

It is interesting how both Italy and Mexico handle their economy. Mexico has a $1.3 trillion economy, which makes it 15th largest in the world. But there are many components that make up Mexico’s economy. One of the most important industries in Mexico is tourism. Mexico is the 8th most visited country in the world. It has over 20 million tourists a year. Another very important part of Mexico’s economy is its agriculture aspect. Mexico ranks #1 in the world for its production of Avocados, Onions, Limes and Lemons just to name a few. In addition to tourism and agriculture, Mexico also has an enormous Industry impact on a global scale. Within the last decade Mexico has seen a boom in the electronics industry, it not has the sixth …show more content…

Developments in the manufacturing of televisions and computers helped play a large role in this growth. It contrast, Italy boasts the 4th largest economy in Europe, and the 8th largest in the world. Like Mexico Agriculture is a primary factor in Italy’s Economy. Italy is the #1 producer of wine in the world. Italy is one of the leading countries in olive oil, fruits, and vegetables. The Infrastructure in Italy is very impressive as well. Italy is well known for its mineral resources. It is known for its world famous white Carrara marble from the quarries in Tuscany. The Country of Italy in recent years has become one of the world leaders in renewable energy.2nd largest in solar power The similarities in Religion between Mexico and Italy are pretty much one in the same. Mexico is %94.5 Christian and is 2nd in the world in terms of number of Catholics, 47% of whom attend church services. Italy is also largely Roman Catholic. 98% of Italians are Roman Catholic. Most baptism, weddings and funerals are held in the church. In conclusion, Mexico and Italy are two very different countries that have a lot in common. Military strength is important to both, both have a strong economy, and their overall religion is one in the

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