El Salvador Country Information
Neighboring Honduras and Guatemala, bordered by the Pacific Ocean, El Salvador covers an area of 21,040 square kilometers. With 25 smoking volcanoes and 14 lakes, El Salvador has big attractions on natural wonders.
Although being the smallest country in Central America, it is the most densely populated. The official language is Spanish. Its capital is San Salvador. The economy depends on coffee exports and agriculture products. Due to political instability and poverty, El Salvador has one of the highest violent crime rates in the world.
Healthcare in El Salvador
Water supply and sanitation have always been major public health issues across the country. Infectious virus transmitted via food and water in poor sanitation conditions is commonly experienced by expats staying in El Salvador. The best private hospitals are located in San Salvador. Expats may find it hard to access healthcare facilities in rural or remote areas of the country. Public hospitals provide relatively basic medical treatment. To know about healthcare system in El Salvador check out our healthcare region page.
Insurance for Expatriates in El Salvador
Expat Financial has a great deal of experience in sourcing international insurance plans for individual expatriates and expat employers in El Salvador. We can also source global medical coverage for select local nationals in El Salvador that will allow for global medical coverage that includes the United States. El Salvador expat healthcare plans are available via our firm from a variety of global health insurance companies.
Here is a list of different types of insurance coverage you will want if you are planning to become an expatriate in El Salvador:
- War and Terrorism Insurance
- International Health Insurance
- Expat Life and Disability Insurance
- Travel Insurance
- Evacuation Coverage
- Special Risk Plans
- Group Expat Insurance Plans
If you require a quote for El Salvador insurance, contact Expat Financial today for a quote. We can also source international health plans for local nationals in El Salvador. Please send along any relevant risk information that may be available.