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This is an alphabetical list of North American countries and territories, including both sovereign states and dependent territories. This list considers "North America" to be the continent and associated islands north of the Panama-Colombia border, which is the most inclusive definition in common use. North America is the northern continent of the Americas,[1] [[Link title]]situated in the Earth's northern hemisphere and almost totally in the western hemisphere. It is bordered on the north by the Arctic Ocean, on the east by the North Atlantic Ocean, on the southeast by the Caribbean Sea, and on the west by the North Pacific Ocean; South America lies to the southeast.

 Anguilla [2]
 Antigua and Barbuda
 Aruba [3][4]
 Bermuda [2]
 British Virgin Islands [2]
 Cayman Islands[2]
France Clipperton Island [5]
 Costa Rica
 Dominican Republic

 El Salvador
 Greenland [6]
 Guadeloupe [7]
Venezuela Isla Aves[8]
 Martinique [7]
 Montserrat [2]
United States Navassa Island [9]
 Netherlands Antilles [3][10]

 Puerto Rico [11]
 Saint Barthélemy [5]
 Saint Kitts and Nevis
 Saint Lucia
 Saint Martin [5]
 Saint Pierre and Miquelon [5]
 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
 San Andrés y Providencia[12]
 Trinidad and Tobago [4]
 Turks and Caicos Islands [2]
 United States
 United States Virgin Islands [11]

Countries and dependencies

     Overseas department, British overseas territories, Dependent territory, United States territory      Central America and/or Caribbean[13]      North American Free Trade Agreement[14]

English Short Name English Long Name Flag Capital Currency Domestic Short Names
Anguilla Anguilla Anguilla The Valley East Caribbean dollar English: Anguilla Coat of Arms of Anguilla.svg
Antigua and Barbuda Antigua and Barbuda Antigua and Barbuda St. John's East Caribbean dollar English: Antigua and Barbuda Coat of arms of Antigua and Barbuda.svg
Aruba Aruba Aruba Oranjestad Aruban florin Dutch: Aruba Coat of arms of Aruba.svg
Bahamas Commonwealth of The Bahamas The Bahamas Nassau Bahamian dollar English: Bahamas Bahamas coat of arms.gif
Barbados Barbados Barbados Bridgetown Barbadian dollar English: Barbados Barbados COA.gif
Belize Belize Belize Belmopan Belize dollar English: Belize
Spanish: Belice
Coat of arms of Belize.svg
Bermuda Bermuda Islands Bermuda Hamilton Bermudian dollar English: Bermuda
Portuguese: Bermuda
Coa Bermuda.svg
British Virgin Islands British Virgin Islands British Virgin Islands Road Town United States dollar English: British Virgin Islands Coat of Arms of the British Virgin Islands.svg
Canada Canada Canada Ottawa Canadian dollar English: Canada
French: Canada
Coat of arms of Canada.svg
Cayman Islands Cayman Islands Cayman Islands George Town Cayman Islands dollar English: Cayman Islands Coat of arms of Cayman Islands.svg
Clipperton Island Clipperton Island France Euro French: Île de la Passion
Costa Rica Republic of Costa Rica Costa Rica San José Costa Rican colón Spanish: Costa Rica Coat of arms of Costa Rica.svg
Cuba Republic of Cuba Cuba Havana Cuban peso, Chavito Spanish: Cuba Coat of Arms of Cuba.svg
Dominica Commonwealth of Dominica Dominica Roseau East Caribbean dollar English: Dominica Coat of arms of Dominica.jpg
Dominican Republic Dominican Republic Dominican Republic Santo Domingo Dominican Peso Spanish: República Dominicana Coat of arms of the Dominican Republic.svg
El Salvador Republic of El Salvador El Salvador San Salvador United States dollar Spanish: El Salvador Coats of arms of El Salvador.svg
Greenland Greenland Greenland Nuuk Danish krone Kalaallisut: Kalaallit Nunaat
Danish: Grønland
Coat of arms Greenland.svg
Grenada Grenada Grenada St. George's East Caribbean dollar English: Grenada Grenada Coat of Arms.jpg
Guadeloupe Guadeloupe Guadeloupe Basse-Terre Euro French: Guadeloupe Coat of arms of Guadeloupe.svg
Guatemala Republic of Guatemala Guatemala Guatemala City Guatemalan quetzal Spanish: Guatemala Coat of arms of Guatemala.svg
Haiti Republic of Haiti Haiti Port-au-Prince Haitian gourde French: Haïti Coat of arms of Haiti.svg
Honduras Republic of Honduras Honduras Tegucigalpa Honduran lempira Spanish: Honduras Coat of arms of Honduras.svg
Jamaica Jamaica Jamaica Kingston Jamaican dollar English: Jamaica Coat of Arms of Jamaica.svg
Martinique Martinique Martinique Fort-de-France Euro French: Martinique Logo cr Martinique.png
Mexico United Mexican States Mexico Mexico City Mexican Peso Spanish: México
English: Mexico
Coat of arms of Mexico.svg
Montserrat Montserrat Montserrat Plymouth East Caribbean dollar English: Montserrat Coat of arms of Montserrat.svg
Navassa Island Navassa Island United States United States dollar English: American
Netherlands Antilles Netherlands Antilles Netherlands Antilles Willemstad Netherlands Antillean guilder Dutch: Nederlandse Antillen Coat of arms of the Netherlands Antilles 1996.png
Nicaragua Republic of Nicaragua Nicaragua Managua Nicaraguan córdoba Spanish: Nicaragua Coat of arms of Nicaragua.svg
Panama Republic of Panama Panama Panama City Panamanian balboa, United States dollar Spanish: Panamá Escudo armas Panama.png
Puerto Rico Commonwealth of Puerto Rico Puerto Rico San Juan United States dollar Spanish: Puerto Rico
English: Puerto Rico
Escudo de Puerto Rico 1.svg
Saint Barthélemy Collectivity of Saint Barthélemy France Gustavia Euro French: Saint-Barthélemy Blason St Barthélémy TOM entire.svg
Saint Kitts and Nevis Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis Saint Kitts and Nevis Basseterre East Caribbean dollar English: Saint Kitts and Nevis Coat of arms of Saint Kitts and Nevis.jpg
Saint Lucia Saint Lucia Saint Lucia Castries East Caribbean Dollar English: Saint Lucia Coat of arms of saint lucia.gif
Saint Martin Collectivity of Saint Martin France Marigot Euro French: Saint-Martin StMartinCoat.png
Saint Pierre and Miquelon Territorial Collectivity of Saint Pierre and Miquelon France Saint-Pierre Euro French: Saint-Pierre-et-Miquelon Coat of Arms of Saint-Pierre and Miquelon.svg
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Kingstown East Caribbean dollar English: Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Coat of arms of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.jpg
Trinidad and Tobago Republic of Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago Port of Spain Trinidad and Tobago dollar English: Trinidad and Tobago Coattrinidadtobago.jpg
Turks and Caicos Islands Turks and Caicos Islands Turks and Caicos Islands Cockburn Town United States dollar English: Turks and Caicos Islands Coat of arms of the Turks and Caicos Islands.svg
United States United States of America United States Washington, D.C. United States dollar English: United States US-GreatSeal-Obverse.svg
United States Virgin Islands United States Virgin Islands United States Virgin Islands Charlotte Amalie United States dollar English: United States Virgin Islands Coa American Virgin Islands.gif

See also


  1. ^ "North America". Encyclopaedia Britannica. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f British overseas territory.
  3. ^ a b Constituent country of the Dutch realm.
  4. ^ a b Could be argued to be a part of North America or a part of South America
  5. ^ a b c d French overseas territory.
  6. ^ Constituent country of the Danish realm.
  7. ^ a b French overseas department.
  8. ^ Part of the Federal Dependencies of Venezuela.
  9. ^ One of the United States Minor Outlying Islands.
  10. ^ Curacao and Bonaire could be argued to be a part of North America or a part of South America
  11. ^ a b Insular area of the United States.
  12. ^ a Department of Colombia.
  13. ^ CIA The World Factbook
  14. ^ CIA The World Factbook



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