Huajuapan De León - Education

Education

Huajuapan has a relatively low rate of illiteracy (6.8%) in comparison with national and state statistics. However, according to municipal statistics, one can note that at most, forty-seven out of every hundred inhabitants finished primary school while those that partly attended high school reach a 23%. These statistics are low compared with the national average of people that finish their primary, which stands at 7.34 years. State average is 5.29 years.

An important regional university (Universidad Tecnológica de la Mixteca) has been operating in Huajuapan since 1991 with the aim of promoting development of the area.

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