¡Hola! I'm Araceli

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I'm a 9 year-old girl and I live with my mother and father in Mexico.

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My birthday is the 22nd September.

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I love playing with dolls.

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I am in year 4 at school and my favourite subject is Language.

£32 per month will empower her to overcome poverty

In my family, the adults work as a Day Labor / Different Jobs.

I have 3 brothers and 2 sisters living with the family.

Church Partner:


Location:


Closest Major City:


Community:


Most Commonly Spoken Language:


No. of Residents:


Most Common Occupation:


Typical House Construction:


  • Roof: Tin/Corrugated Iron, 
  • Wall: Brick/Block/Cement, 
  • Floor: Cement

Regional Diet:


  • Beans, 
  • Bread, 
  • Maize, 
  • Eggs

Capital City:

Mexico City

Population:

121.73 million

Life expectancy:

male 72.88 years, female 78.55 years

Population with improved drinking water:

urban 97.2%, rural 92.1%

Adult literacy rate:

male 96.2%, female 94.2%

Infant mortality rate:

12.23/1,000

Under 5 mortality rate:

15/1,000

Religion:

Roman Catholic 82.7%, Pentecostal 1.6%, Jehovah’s Witnesses 1.4%, other Evangelical Churches 5%, other 1.9%, none 4.7%, unspecified 2.7% (2010 est.)

Percentage living on less than $1.90 a day:

2.68% (3.3 million)

My Family

My Project

My Country

In my family, the adults work as a Day Labor / Different Jobs.

I have 3 brothers and 2 sisters living with the family.

Church Partner:


Location:


Closest Major City:


Community:


Most Commonly Spoken Language:


No. of Residents:


Most Common Occupation:


Typical House Construction:


  • Roof: Tin/Corrugated Iron, 
  • Wall: Brick/Block/Cement, 
  • Floor: Cement

Regional Diet:


  • Beans, 
  • Bread, 
  • Maize, 
  • Eggs

Capital City:

Mexico City

Population:

121.73 million

Life expectancy:

male 72.88 years, female 78.55 years

Population with improved drinking water:

urban 97.2%, rural 92.1%

Adult literacy rate:

male 96.2%, female 94.2%

Infant mortality rate:

12.23/1,000

Under 5 mortality rate:

15/1,000

Religion:

Roman Catholic 82.7%, Pentecostal 1.6%, Jehovah’s Witnesses 1.4%, other Evangelical Churches 5%, other 1.9%, none 4.7%, unspecified 2.7% (2010 est.)

Percentage living on less than $1.90 a day:

2.68% (3.3 million)

Araceli's project in Mexico

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