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Nicaragua

There are currently 172 Volunteers in Nicaragua working in the areas of community economic development, environment, health and education. During their service in Nicaragua, Volunteers learn to speak the local language of Spanish. More than 2,295 Peace Corps Volunteers have served in Nicaragua since the program was established in 1968.

Nicaragua

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Vital Statistics

Population Average
5 million
Program Dates
1968-1979, 1991-present
Number of Volunteers
172
Total Volunteers to Date
2,295
Program Sectors

Community Economic Development, Health, Education

Languages Spoken
Spanish

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