There are currently 82 Volunteers in Guatemala working in the areas of health, youth development and agriculture. During their service in Guatemala, Volunteers learn to speak the local languages, including: Ixil, Kakchiquel, Mam, Q’anjob’al, Qe’qchí, Quiché, Spanish and Tzutuhil. More than 4,875 Peace Corps Volunteers have served in Guatemala since the program was established in 1963.
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- Population Average
- 14 million
- Program Dates
- Number of Volunteers
- Total Volunteers to Date
- Program Sectors
Health, Youth Development, Agriculture
- Languages Spoken
- Ixil, Kakchiquel, Mam, Q’anjob’al, Qe’qchí, Quiché, Spanish and Tzutuhil