E.g., 10/02/2014
E.g., 10/02/2014

Country Resource - Ecuador

Ecuador

EC
  • Population......................................................................15,654,411 (July 2014 est.)
  • Population growth rate .............................................................1.37% (2014 est.)
  • Birth rate....................................................18.87 births/1,000 population (2014 est.)
  • Death rate...................................................5.04 deaths/1,000 population (2014 est.)  
  • Net migration rate...............................-0.13 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2014 est.)
  • Ethnic groups.......mestizo (mixed Amerindian and white) 71.9%, Montubio 7.4%, Afroecuadorian 7.2%, Amerindian 7%, white 6.1%, other 0.4% (2010 census)

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Jokisch, Ohio University, Ecuador, Ecuadorian, Colombia, Peru, España, migración, refugiados, remesas, desarrollo, emigración

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Jokisch, Ohio University, Ecuador, Ecuadorian, Colombia, Peru, España, migración, refugiados, remesas, desarrollo, emigración

Thousands of Ecuadorians live in the United States and Spain, making migration-related development policy a major issue for the government. At the same time, the country has received economic migrants from Peru but has done little to address the Colombian refugee situation, as Brad Jokisch of Ohio University explains.