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Geography Statistics of Cuba

Cuba's Information

Flag of Cuba
Land Area 109,820 km2
Water Area 1,040 km2
Total Area 110,860km2 (#104)
Population 11,179,995 (#78)
Population Density 101.80/km2
Government Type Communist State
GDP (PPP) $133.00 Billion
GDP Per Capita $11,900
Currency Peso (CUP)
Largest Cities

About Cuba

  • Coastline:  3,570.4 miles (5,746 km)
  • Land Area:
    (land) 42,401 sq miles (109,820 sq km)
    (water) 402 sq miles (1,040 sq km)
    (TOTAL) 42,803 sq miles (110,860 sq km)

    To convert sq km (kilometers) to sq mi (miles)
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    Note: Cuba is the 16th largest island by land area
  • Land Area: (all countries)
  • Land Divisions: There are 14 provinces and 1 special municipality (marked by an asterisk) in Cuba: Camaguey, Ciego de Avila, Cienfuegos, Ciudad de La Habana, Granma, Guantanamo, Holguin, Isla de la Juventud*, La Habana, Las Tunas, Matanzas, Pinar del Rio, Sancti Spiritus, Santiago de Cuba, and Villa Clara
  • Horizontal Width: 1202 km (747 miles) from Pinar del Rio east to Baracoa
  • Vertical Length: 80 km (50 miles) from Trinidad north to Arch de Sabana

    Note: Lengths and widths are point-to-point, straight-line measurements from a Mercator map projection, and will vary some using other map projections
  • Bordering Countries: (0)
  • Geographic Center: 46 km (29.3 miles) northwest of Camaguey
  • Highest Point: Pico Turquino 2,005 m (6,578 ft)
  • Lowest Point: Caribbean Sea 0 m (0 ft)
  • Latitude and Longitude
  • Relative Location

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This page was last updated on July 10, 2020.