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In 2002 about 60 percent of Ecuador's 12 million people lived in cities. Sixty percent of Ecuadorians are mixed-race, 30 percent are Indian, 3 percent are black and 7 percent are of European or other descent. More than 60 percent of the population lives in poverty. Ninety-five percent are Roman Catholic.

Links: Ecuador Explorer: http://www.ecuadorexplorer.com/
Galapagos: http://www.discovergalapagos.com/mainmenu.html
Lanic: http://lanic.utexas.edu/la/ecuador/
Lonely Planet: http://www.lonelyplanet.com.au/dest/sam/ecu.htm
USDS: http://www.state.gov/www/background_notes/ecuador_0398_bgn.html