The first thing people will tell you about the gender dynamics in El Salvador is that there is a lot of machismo.
But it’s not always obvious and definitely manifests itself in a variety of ways, some fairly harmless, others extremely harmful.
The ways in which Salvadoran women deal with this macho, patriarchal culture is quite admirable.
So there are definitely degrees and types of machismo here. The Hero is overwhelmingly courteous and hospitable.
When this will carry over into the business world remains to be seen.
Location: Central America, bordering the North Pacific Ocean, between Guatemala and Honduras Capital: San Salvador Climate: tropical; rainy season (May to October); dry season (November to April); tropical on coast; temperate in uplands Population: 6,125,512 (2014 est.) Ethnic Make-up: mestizo 90%, white 9%, Amerindian 1% Religions: Roman Catholic 57.1%, Protestant 21.2%, Jehovah's Witnesses 1.9%, Mormon 0.7%, other religions 2.3%, none 16.8% (2003 est.) Government: republic Spanish is the main and official language of El Salvador. Nahuat is the indigenous language that has survived, though it is only used by small communities of elderly Salvadorans in western El Salvador.I’m not an expert on how growing up in, living through, or fighting in a war affects a person.I’ve seen people with extreme anxieties, people who are angry or sorrowful for all they have lost, people with a great deal of concern for their fellow countrymen.Here are some tidbits: For someone reason El Mundo checked to see if fidelity varies whether you belong to ARENA or the FMLN -- it doesn't.According to ABC, "Republicans are around 10 points more likely than Democrats to think about sex daily, to be very satisfied with their marriages and sex lives and to wear something sexy to spice things up; and less likely to say they've cheated.