Latin America and Caribbean
Steady growth and sound economic policies improved the lives of millions in the region over the past decade. The poverty rate dropped from 42 percent in 2000 to 25 percent in 2012, and for the first time ever, the number of people belonging to the middle class now surpasses the number of poor. Read Overview »

PROJECT
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The loan focuses on the North, Northwest and Serrana regions and will promote the integration and sustainable development of rural communities in the state.
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REPORT
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Countries of the Northern Hemisphere have traditionally dominated the global economy but the 21st century has turned this trend on its head: developing countries now concentrate 51% of
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Regional Data
Data from World Bank

Regional Data
Data from World Bank
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Experts

Jorge Familiar

Vice President, World Bank

Augusto de la Torre

Chief Economist for Latin America and the Caribbean
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