Independant from England 1981.
255 km North-south
(San Salvador, same
size, 6.5 mio people)
Belmopan is capital
since Belize city was hit by hurricane.
Peacefull surface, multiracial.
Part of global economy - in bottom
- forign ownership of most values - profits taken out.
High prices, low local incomes leds to growing poverty.