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North American Countries Capitals Currencies

North American Countries Capitals Currencies – North America is the World’s third-largest continent – 24,474,000 km² covering approximately 16.5% of the Earth’s land and 5% of the Earth’s surface. The eastern side of the continent is generally lower than the west which contains the Rocky mountains. The five Great Lakes lie on the United States Canadian border.

North American Countries Capitals Currencies


North American Countries Capitals Currencies

Country Capital Currency
Anguilla The Valley East Caribbean Dollar
Antigua and Barbuda St. John’s East Caribbean Dollar
Aruba Oranjestad Aruban florin
Bahamas Nassau Bahamian Dollar
Barbados Bridgetown Barbadian Dollar
Belize Belmopan Belize Dollar
Bermuda Hamilton Bermudian Dollar
Bonaire Kralendijk United States Dollar
British Virgin Islands Road Town United States Dollar
Canada Ottawa Canadian Dollar
Cayman Islands George Town Cayman Islands Dollar
Costa Rica San José Costa Rican colon
Cuba Havana Cuban peso
Curaçao Willemstad Netherlands Antillean guilder
Dominica Roseau East Caribbean Dollar
Dominican Republic Santo  Domingo Dominican peso
El Salvador San Salvador United States Dollar
Greenland Nuuk Danish Krone
Grenada St. George’s East Caribbean Dollar
Guadeloupe Basse-Terre Euro
Guatemala Guatemala City Guatemalan quetzal
Haiti Port-au-Prince Haitian gourde
Honduras Tegucigalpa Honduran lempira
Jamaica Kingston Jamaican Dollar
Martinique Fort-de-France Euro
Mexico Mexico City Mexican peso
Montserrat Plymouth East Caribbean Dollar
Nicaragua Managua Nicaraguan cordoba
Panama Panama City United States Dollar, Panamanian balboa
Puerto Rico San Juan United States Dollar
Saba The Bottom United States Dollar
Saint Barthélemy Gustavia Euro
Saint Kitts and Nevis Basseterre East Caribbean Dollar
Saint Lucia Castries East Caribbean Dollar
Saint Martin Marigot Euro
Saint Pierre and Miquelon Saint-Pierre Euro
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Kingstown East Caribbean Dollar
Sint Eustatius Oranjestad United States Dollar
Sint Maarten Philipsburg Netherlands Antillean guilder
Trinidad and Tobago Port of Spain Trinidad and Tobago Dollar
Turks and Caicos Islands Cockburn Town United States Dollar
United States Washington, D.C. United States Dollar
United States Virgin Islands Charlotte Amalie United States Dollar

Facts About North America:

  • North America has the largest number of people who speak English either as their first language (231 million people) or speak English as their second language and who describe themselves as speaking English ‘very well’ or fluently.
  • Italian explorer Christopher Columbus was the first European to navigate to North America in 1492.
  • North America is the continent which is home to the largest Christian population in the world. Almost 80% of the people in Canada, the USA and Mexico consider themselves as Christians.
  • North America was named after the explorer Americo Vespucci.
  • North America is the only continent that has every kind of climate – Tropical, Dry, Continental, Moderate, and Polar.
  • Lake Superior, one of the Great Lakes, is the largest fresh water lake in the world. It is located on the border between the United States and Canada.
  • North America has the highest average income per person as compared to any other continent and average food intake per person is also greater than that of any other continents.
  • North America is the third-largest continent in area (9.54 million square miles), following Asia and Africa, and the fourth in population after Asia, Africa, and Europe.
  • The first written constitution of the world is that of U.S.
  • The second largest producer of natural gas is United States. Russia is the largest Producer of Natural Gas.
  • The first inhabitants of North America are believed to be of Asian origin.
  • Glidden Sholes invented typewriter in North America.
  • North America is home to the longest highway in the world.
  • Niagara Falls of North America is one of the most popular waterfalls in the world.

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