Facts El Salvador


Total Area:

21,040 sq km


Population: 6,948,073



15 September 1821 (from Spain)


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


Total fertility rate: 3.08 children born/woman


Net migration rate: -3.54 migrants/1,000 population


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Photos El Salvador

We visited with our friends Charlene and Paul from England, checked out the beach, and warmed up our legs for Guatemala's mountains.

(October 07)


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