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The forty-year period of social unrest, violence, and civil war (1956–1996) resulted in massive emigration to Mexico and the United States and has been estimated to have resulted in one million dead, disappeared, and emigrated.

The pejorative terms indio and natural have been replaced in polite conversation and publication by Indígena .

Persons of mixed or non-indigenous race and heritage may be called Ladino , a term that today indicates adherence to Western, as opposed to indigenous, culture patterns, and may be applied to acculturated Indians, as well as others.

The northern lowlands and the Atlantic coastal area are very warm and experience rain throughout much of the year.