Guatemala

Guatemala has a deep cultural history that is full of diversity. Unfortunately, Guatemala suffered the heartache of a 36-year war that left more 100,000 people dead.

Guatemala

About Guatemala

Guatemala has a deep cultural history that is full of diversity. Unfortunately, Guatemala suffered the heartache of a 36-year war that left more 100,000 people dead. In recent years, water and sanitation services have become more accessible, but the distribution of wealth is imbalanced. There are over 470,000 people without work. And, Guatemalan literacy rates have been negatively impacted by the scarcity of well trained teachers in rural areas.

17.1

Million people

24%

Live in extreme
poverty

7%

Lack access to clean
water

36%

Lack access to basic
sanitation

19%

Lack basic literacy

2%

Lack employment

72

Year life expectancy

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