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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/White_Latin_Americans

White Latin Americans or European Latin Americans are Latin Americans who are considered white, typically due to European, or in some cases Levantine, descent. Latin American countries have often encouraged miscegenation, and even a .... Most Latin American countries then implemented blanqueamiento policies to ...

www.answers.com/Q/Most_Latin_American_countries_do_not_have_large_upper_and_classes

Most Latin American countries do not have large upper and classes? ... systems in Latin America, but countries like Argentina, Venezuela and Uruguay have an ...

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 of ... poverty, a decrease in income inequality and a rise of its middle class. ... But the economic narrative in Latin America has shifted in recent years. ... in South American countries, which are much more dependent on commodity ...

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 ...

www.britannica.com/place/Latin-America/The-independence-of-Latin-America

Between 1808 and 1826 all of Latin America except the Spanish colonies of Cuba ... and political distance between the Iberian countries and their American colonies. ..... “Do not adopt the best system of government,” he wrote, “but the one most ... army grew to have some 80,000 members as it conquered towns and larger ...

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.britannica.com/place/Latin-America/Building-new-nations-1826-50

The difficulty for the inhabitants of these units was not, however, as simple as the. .. ... Latin American elites to try to follow the example of countries they most admired, ... Many in the upper classes of Latin American societies identified political .... In general, however, one can say that liberals pressed harder for free trade and ...

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

Feb 10, 2015 ... ... between lower and upper classes;; Helps introduce reforms aimed human capital ... Second, Latin America's middle class is highly aspirational: more than half of ... Third, the Latin American middle class does not have particularly ... has greatly improved, and many countries have reasonably large foreign ...