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Region of Latin America (Without Caribbean)

Continent of Latin America/South America is the fourth largest landmass in the world. It covers an area of 17819000 sq.km and has a population of million. Latin America comprises of 18 nations viz. Argentina, Brazil, Peru, French, Guiana, Suriname, Venezuela, Colombia, Chile, Ecuador, Bolivia, Paraguay, Uruguay, Guyana, Trinidad & Tobago, St. Kitts, St. Vincent and St.Lucia.

Countries Area (sq.km) Population capital
Argentina 2766890 44.49 million (2018) Buenos Aires
Bolivia 1098580 11.35 million (2018) La Paz
Brazil 8511965 209.5 million (2018) Brasilia
Chile 756950 18.73 million (2018) Santiago
Colombia 1138910 49.65 million (2018) Bogota
Equador 283560 17,643,054 (2020) Quito
French Guiana 32253 290,691 (2020) Cayenne
Guyana 214970 786,552 (2020) George Town
Peru 1285220 32,971,854 (2020) Lima
Paraguay 406750 7,132,538 (2020) Asuncion
Suriname 163270 586,632(2020) Paramaribo
Uruguay 176220 3,473,730 (2020) Montevideo
Venezuela 912050 28,435,940 (2020) Caracas

Brazil is the riches country of South America with a GDP of $ 1.847 trillion (2020) and per capita income 10400.00 USD. It is followed by Argentina which has GDP of $ 409.00 Billion, and PCI 8854.00 USD. Major industries of South America are Textile, Shoes, Chemicals, Steel, Food, Textiles, Motor, Petroleum, Oil, Coal, Mining and other metals.

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