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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ethnic_groups_in_Latin_America

The inhabitants of Latin America are from a variety of ancestries, ethnic groups and races, making the region one of the most diverse in the world. The specific composition of the group varies from country to country. Many have a predominance of European-Amerindian or Mestizo population; ... Most of the remaining countries have Native American minorities, in every ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Education_in_Latin_America

Despite significant progress, education coverage remains a challenge in Latin America. ... Adolescents complete on average two more years of schooling than their .... Few schools can count on education inputs like textbooks and educational ... The majority of Latin American countries have a shorter school year than ...

www.answers.com/Q/Most_Latin_American_countries_do_not_have_large_upper_and_classes

Well, Colombia and Mexico have one of the best education systems in Latin America, but countries like Argentina, Venezuela and Uruguay have an overall more ...

www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2015/07/20/latin-americas-middle-class-grows-but-in-some-regions-more-than-others

Jul 20, 2015 ... As a whole, Latin America enjoyed solid economic growth in the first decade ... poverty, a decrease in income inequality and a rise of its middle class. ... American countries, which are much more dependent on commodity exports ... money into any country that does not have a history for respecting personal ...

www.worldbank.org/en/news/feature/2012/11/13/crecimiento-clase-media-america-latina

What We Do .... In the past decade, the middle class in Latin America grew 50%, and now ... More than 50 million people like the Pughs have worked their way up the social ... an average of 8 years of schooling per student, up from 5 years not long ago. ... Social programs and better access to education boosted the country's ...

citeseerx.ist.psu.edu/viewdoc/download?doi=10.1.1.565.1780&rep=rep1&type=pdf

Latin America and presents evidence on the composition of the class structure in the region and ... formal sector labor demand in most countries have led to a series of adaptive ..... This class can be divided, in turn, into an upper-echelon composed of .... workers in small, medium, and large private firms) who do not contrib-.

www.americasquarterly.org/node/2152

As a result, countries with a large middle class are thought to have more robust ... This absolute measure does not set a specific size for the middle class. .... These findings show that while the Latin American upper class has a negligible ...

www.jstor.org/stable/pdf/20343080.pdf

dren of the middle and upper classes of society, future leaders of the ... secondary school is considerably larger than the enrollment in the ... garded in most Latin American countries as the schools for children of ... complete the primary school and do not proceed to secondary ... Six countries which have 78 per cent of the.

www.brookings.edu/articles/prospects-for-latin-americas-middle-class-after-the-commodity-boom

Feb 10, 2015 ... ... reducing tensions between lower and upper classes;; Helps introduce reforms aimed ... The limited capacity of the state to respond to more sophisticated social ... Third, the Latin American middle class does not have particularly ... has greatly improved, and many countries have reasonably large foreign ...