Guatemala: Education and Health

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The educational system in Guatemala is divided into three levels: primary, secondary, and university. Education is free and compulsory through sixth grade and because public schools are often sparsely located in the rural areas of the country, there is an abundance of private schools, many of which are Marist or Jesuit. (Excerpted from the World Education Encyclopedia)  More info, including data on students and expenditures can be found in the following links.

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