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Costa Rica and Uruguay are region's full democracies

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

An investigation by The Economist Intelligence Unit concluded that in Latin America, only Uruguay and Costa Rica ranked in the region’s “full democracies” category, described as when countries respect civil liberties and representative governance.

The Democracy Index 2014 states that Latin America currently “is unable to progress in democratization,” with the exception of Uruguay and Costa Rica.

Source: Tico Times