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Unit 3: Latin America

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Country Population And Density
Percent Urban Percent Of Population Projected Population Change 2002-2050 (Percent) Estimated Population 2050 Infant Mortality Rate Per 1,000 Average Number of Children per Female Life Expectancy GDP Per Capita in Dollars  Literacy Rate (%) Telephones (Mainline) Per 1,000 Cell Phones Per 1,000 Televisions Per 1,000 Personal Computers Per 1,000 Daily Caloric Supply Percent of People With Access to Medicines Country
Under 15 Over 65 Total Male Female
Antigua and Barbuda 100,000 37 28 8 3 100,000 17 2.4 71 68 73 10,000 89 499 287 310 Data not available 2,365 Data not available Antigua and Barbuda
436 per sq. mi.
168 per sq. km
Argentina 36,900,000 90 28 10 49 54,500,000 17.6 2.6 74 70 77 12,000 96.2 213 163 212 51.3 3,136 70 Argentina
34 per sq. mi.
13 per sq. km
Bahamas 301,000 84 29 5 45 500,000 15.8 2.1 72 70 75 16,800 98.2 376 104 223 Data not available 2,443 80 Bahamas
58 per sq. mi.
22 per sq. km
Barbados 300,000 38 23 9 11 300,000 13.2 1.8 73 70 76 14,500 97.4 437 111 253 82.2 3,207 100 Barbados
1,524 per sq. mi.
588 per sq. km
Belize 300,000 49 41 5 137 600,000 21 3.7 72 70 74 3,250 70.3 149 70 137 124.9 2,862 80 Belize
31 per sq. mi.
12 per sq. km
Bolivia 8,600,000 64 40 4 95 17,100,000 61 4.1 63 61 64 2,600 83.1 61 70 106 16.8 2,170 70 Bolivia
20 per sq. mi.
8 per sq. km
Brazil 176,500,000 81 30 6 42 247,200,000 33 2.2 69 65 73 7,400 83.3 182 136 212 44.1 2,938 40 Brazil
53 per sq. mi.
21 per sq. km
Chile 15,800,000 86 28 7 43 22,200,000 11.6 2.4 77 73 79 10,000 95.2 221 222 205 82.3 2,810 88 Chile
54 per sq. mi.
21 per sq. km
Colombia 44,200,000 71 33 5 63 71,500,000 21 2.6 71 68 74 6,300 91.3 169 53 106 35.4 2,800 88 Colombia
100 per sq. mi.
39 per sq. km
Costa Rica 4,200,000 45 32 6 49 5,900,00 11 2.5 77 75 79 8,500 95.5 249 52 142 149.1 2,822 100 Costa Rica
211 per sq. mi.
81 per sq. km
Country Population And Density Percent Urban Percent Of Population Projected Population Change 2002-2050 (Percent) Estimated Population 2050 Infant Mortality Rate Per 1,000 Average Number of Children per Female Life Expectancy GDP Per Capita in Dollars  Literacy Rate (%) Telephones (Mainline) Per 1,000 Cell Phones Per 1,000 Televisions Per 1,000 Personal Computers Per 1,000 Daily Caloric Supply Percent of People With Access to Medicines Country
Under 15 Over 65 Total Male Female
Cuba 11,300,000 75 21 10 -1 11,100,000 6 1.5 76 74 78 2,300 96.2 44 1 234 10.7 2,357 92 Cuba
264 per sq. mi.
102 per sq. km
Dominica 100,000 71 33 9 14 100,000 16.1 1.8 73 71 76 3,700 94 294 16 60 71.3 3,093 Data not available Dominica
242 per sq. mi.
93 per sq. km
Dominican Republic 8,700,000 61 35 5 70 14,900,000 47 3.1 69 67 71 5,800 82.1 105 82 90 Data not available 2,316 66 Dominican Republic
463 per sq. mi.
179 per sq. km
Ecuador 12,600,000 61 37 4 76 22,900,000 30 3.3 71 68 73 3,000 90.1 100 38 194 21.7 2,592 40 Ecuador
115 per sq. mi.
44 per sq. km
El Salvador 6,600,000 58 36 5 89 12,400,000 30 3.5 70 67 73 4,600 71.5 100 118 94 19.1 2,515 80 El Salvador
817 per sq. mi.
315 per sq. km
French Guiana (France) 200,000 79 33 5 186 500,000 17 3.6 76 72 79 6,000 83     150 Data not available Data not available Data not available French Guiana (France)
5 per sq. mi.
2 per sq. km
Grenada 100,000 34 38 8 -16 84,000 14 2.4 71 Data not available Data not available 4,750 98 332 46 330 127.1 Data not available Data not available Grenada
800 per sq. mi.
309 per sq. km
Guatemala 12,400,000 39 44 4 125 27,200,000 41 4.6 66 63 69 3,700 63.6 57 61 102 11.4 2,191 50 Guatemala
294 per sq. mi.
114 per sq. km
Guyana 800,000 36 32 5 -34 500,000 56 2.5 63 59 67 3,600 98.1 79 46 66 25.6 2,392 44 Guyana
9 per sq. mi.
4 per sq. km
Country Population And Density Percent Urban Percent Of Population Projected Population Change 2002-2050 (Percent) Estimated Population 2050 Infant Mortality Rate Per 1,000 Average Number of Children per Female Life Expectancy GDP Per Capita in Dollars  Literacy Rate (%) Telephones (Mainline) Per 1,000 Cell Phones Per 1,000 Televisions Per 1,000 Personal Computers Per 1,000 Daily Caloric Supply Percent of People With Access to Medicines Country
Under 15 Over 65 Total Male Female
Haiti 7,500,000 35 43 4 68 11,900,000 80 4.7 49 48 51 1,700 45 9 3 5 Data not available 1,855 30 Haiti
703 per sq. mi.
271 per sq. km
Honduras 6,900,000 46 43 4 81 12,200,000 42 4.4 66 64 68 2,600 74 46 24 85 10.8 2,368 40 Honduras
159 per sq. mi.
61 per sq. km
Jamaica 2,600,000 50 31 7 46 3,800,000 24 2.4 75 73 77 3,700 85 199 142 177 46.6 2,575 95 Jamaica
624 per sq. mi.
241 per sq. km
Mexico 104,900,000 74 33 5 48 150,700,000 25 2.9 75 73 78 9,000 89.6 125 142 257 50.6 3,137 92 Mexico
139 per sq. mi.
54 per sq. km
Nicaragua 5,500,000 57 43 3 117 11,600,000 40 4.1 68 66 71 2,500 68.2 31 18 62 8.9 2,328 46 Nicaragua
109 per sq. mi.
42 per sq. km
Panama 3,000,000 62 32 6 46 4,300,000 17 2.6 74 72 77 5,900 90.8 151 145 176 37 2,556 80 Panama
102 per sq. mi.
32 per sq. km
Paraguay 6,200,000 54 39 5 149 15,000,000 37 4.2 71 69 73 4,600 92.1 50 149 174 12.7 2,485 44 Paraguay
39 per sq. mi.
15 per sq. km
Peru 27,100,000 72 34 5 60 42,800,000 33 2.9 69 66 71 4,800 88.3 67 50 117 40.9 2,310 60 Peru
55 per sq. mi.
21 per sq. km
Puerto Rico (U.S) 3,900,000 71 24 11 7 4,100,000 10.6 1.9 76 71 80 11,200 89 339 43 262 Data not available Data not available 99 Puerto Rico (U.S)
1,123 per sq. mi.
434 per sq. km
St. Kitts and Nevis 50,000 43 30 9 33 100,000 24 2.4 71 68 74 8,700 97 569 31 250 181.7 2,263 Data not available St. Kitts and Nevis
339 per sq. mi.
128 per sq. km
Country Population And Density Percent Urban Percent Of Population Projected Population Change 2002-2050 (Percent) Estimated Population 2050 Infant Mortality Rate Per 1,000 Average Number of Children per Female Life Expectancy GDP Per Capita in Dollars  Literacy Rate (%) Telephones (Mainline) Per 1,000 Cell Phones Per 1,000 Televisions Per 1,000 Personal Computers Per 1,000 Daily Caloric Supply Percent of People With Access to Medicines Country
Under 15 Over 65 Total Male Female
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 100,000 44 31 6 -21 79,000 21.6 2.3 72 71 74 2,900 96 220 21 180 105.8 2,434 Data not available St. Vincent and the Grenadines
731 per sq. mi.
282 per sq. km
Suriname 400,000 69 33 5 -11 356,000 26 2.8 71 68 74 3,500 93 174 95 158 Data not available 2,578 100 Suriname
6 per sq. mi.
3 per sq. km
Trinidad and Tobago 1,300,000 72 26 7 6 1,400,000 17.1 1.7 71 68 73 9,000 94 231 103 327 61.8 2,751 77 Trinidad and Tobago
661 per sq. mi.
255 per sq. km
Uruguay 3,400,000 92 25 13 25 4,200,000 14.1 2.2 75 71 79 9,200 97.3 278 132 230 104.9 2,830 66 Uruguay
49 per sq. mi.
19 per sq. km
Venezuela 25,700,000 87 34 4 63 41,000 19.6 2.8 73 71 77 6,100 91.1 108 217 167 45.5 2,398 90 Venezuela
73 per sq. mi.
28 per sq. km
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 123,498   27 9 Data not available Data not available 9.21 2.2 78 75 83 15,000 Data not available 517 17 562 Data not available Data not available 99 Virgin Islands (U.S.)
922 per sq. mi.
356 per sq. km
United States 291,500,000 75 21 13 44 413,500,000 6.6 2.1 77 74 80 36,300 97 700 398 770 585.2 3,642 99 United States
291 per sq. mi.
78 per sq. km

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