There are 110 volunteers in Guatemala working with their communities on projects in health and youth development. During their service in Guatemala, volunteers learn to speak local languages, including: Ixil, Kakchiquel, Mam, Q’anjob’al, Qe’qchí, Quiché, Spanish and Tzutuhil. More than 4,945 Peace Corps volunteers have served in Guatemala since the program was established in 1963.
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- Population Average
- 16 million
- Program Dates
- Number of Volunteers
- Total Volunteers to Date
- Program Sectors
Health and Youth in Development
- Languages Spoken
- Ixil, Kakchiquel, Mam, Q’anjob’al, Qe’qchí, Quiché, Spanish and Tzutuhil