Libworld – Peru

With about 28 million inhabitants Peru is the fourth most populous country in South America as of 2007 1)Wikipedia . It has to deal with difficulties of a developing country: “43% of the population live under the poverty line” 2)Wikitravel . “Literacy was estimated at 88.9% in 2005; this rate is lower in rural areas (76.1%) than in urban areas (94.8%).” Although Primary and secondary education are compulsory and free in public schools 3)Wikipedia our guest author Eduardo Meza Valencia points out Peru’s problems concerning illiteracy.
You can reach Eduardo Meza Valencia’s own blog ‘Ciencias de la Información’ at
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1, 3. Wikipedia
2. Wikitravel