RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - (El Pais Uruguay) In July of each year, the World Bank releases new per capita gross income figures for each country, dividing them into categories: high, medium-high, medium-low, and low.
For the 2018 assessment, released this month, most countries in the region ranked as having medium-high per capita income.
Uruguay and Chile were the two nations that stood out for recording high-income levels.
In the case of Uruguay, the World Bank assessment showed that the country recorded a national per capita income of US$15,650 (R$62,000).
Chile, with the . . .