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  • 1. Latin America
    By Michael Letter
  • 2. Latin America is considered to be all of the countries in the western hemisphere south of the US, Mexico border.source
  • 3. Estimated Population density during year 2000
    Map From
    Over 569 million people live in Latin America the majority of these people live in Brazil and Mexico source
  • 4. All of the Countries in Latin America, but brazil, hold Spanish as there official Language. Brazils official Language is Portuguese. source
  • 5. There are 6 major Ethnic groups that occupy South America. source
  • 6. The Amerindians are the original native peoples that inhabited the region before the Europeans came source
  • 7. There is a large population of white Europeans who colonized the new continent soon after it was discovered source
  • 8. Possibly the numerous people ethnicity currently is the Mestizos whom share both South American and European ancestry. source
  • 9. Numerous African slaves were brought to South America By the Europeans and today they make up a large portion of the population source
  • 10. Just as there are those whom have bothEuropean and Amerindian ancestry there are also those with both Amerindian and African Ancestry. They are the Zambo source
  • 11. There is also a small, but mentionable population in South America. They got there threw early trade routs between Europe and Asia whom often passed threw the area. source
  • 12. The vast majority of the South American population is Christian source
  • 13. 17%
    12%
    71%
    The vast majority of the Christian population is Roman catholic. However there is a rising Protestant population. source