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El Salvador
El Salvador

The World Language Process program of the UNKOMMON Foundation is proposing a World Conference / Congress on the subject of a Universal Auxiliary Language.

We would like to have participants from every country in the world including individuals from as many languages possible.

As people agree to participate we hope to update these web pages.

Persons the WLP Proposes to Participate
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Geographic Location
Location:

    Central America, bordering the North Pacific Ocean, between Guatemala and Honduras

Border countries:

    Guatemala 203 km, Honduras 342 km

Cultural Demographics
Population:

6,704,932 (July 2005 est.)

Cultural Groups:

Ethnic groups: mestizo 90%, white 9%, Amerindian 1%

Religions: Roman Catholic 83%, other 17% note: there is extensive activity by Protestant groups throughout the country; by the end of 1992, there were an estimated 1 million Protestant evangelicals in El Salvador

Languages Spoken:

Spanish, Nahua (among some Amerindians)

Literacy:
male: 82.8%
female: 77.7% (2003 est.)

Provinces and Universities
Capital:

    San Salvador

Number of provinces

14 departments (departamentos, singular - departamento); Ahuachapan, Cabanas, Chalatenango, Cuscatlan, La Libertad, La Paz, La Union, Morazan, San Miguel, San Salvador, Santa Ana, San Vicente, Sonsonate, Usulutan

Universities go here.

El Salvador


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