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I think you are missing the true pattern of that map. Note that it shows a higher percentage of natives in Canada than it does in the US, and shows the same lower percentage of natives in the USA as in a geographically contiguous area of South America (1% or less). If anything, the real pattern there is that areas in the subtropics (but not subartic) have ...
Easy to answer. The USA and Canada committed GENOCIDE agaisnt the indigenous population to a large scale. The Spanish converted and integrated the Natives even if it was at the bottom (unfair conditions) that's why there are more indigenous people in Central and South America.
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