Latin America 2023 facts you didn't know
Latin America has about 660 million people and accounts for about 8.5% of the global population.
LatAm represents13% of the Earth's land surface area and is subdivided into four regions based on their geographical position: North America, Central America, the Caribbean and South America.
Yes, Brazil and Mexico are part of the Latin America region.
No, Spain is not part of the Latin America.
20 nations and 14 dependent territories are present within Latin America.
Latin America is one of the most urbanized regions in the World with more than 80% on the population living in cities.
Mexico and Brazil are included in the 2050 Goldman Sachs' BRICS largest economies in the world.
The aggregated GDP amounted to nearly 4.5 trillion USD and Tourism and travel industry represents one of the primary contributor.
Spanish is the predominant language of Latin America. It is spoken as first language by about 60% of the population followed by Portuguese with 30%, and 10% speak other languages.
Sao Paulo in Brazil falls within the top 10 metropolitan areas in all of the world.
The largest exporter of coffee, orange juice, and sugar in the World is Brazil.
Asia and the United States are the largest selling and buying partners of Latin America.