North America satellite orthographic

North America is one of the six continents on Earth. It is entirely located within the Northern Hemisphere, and almost sometimes within the Western Hemisphere. This continent is also considered a subcontinent of the Americas. North America includes 23 sovereign countries and 23 non-sovereign territories.

At 24,490,000 square kilometers (9,460,000 square miles) and with over 573.7 million inhabitants, North America is the third largest continent by area and the fourth largest by population.


Sovereign statesEdit

  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • Bahamas
  • Barbados
  • Belize
  • Canada
  • Costa Rica
  • Cuba
  • Dominica
  • Dominican Republic
  • El Salvador
  • Grenada
  • Guatemala
  • Haiti
  • Honduras
  • Jamaica
  • Mexico
  • Nicaragua
  • Panama
  • Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • Saint Lucia
  • Saint Vincent and Grenadines
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • United States
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