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Where is Cuba, Cuba?

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Where is Cuba
Where is Cuba located on the world map? The given Cuba location map shows that Cuba is located in the Caribbean Sea.

Cuba map also shows that Cuba is an island country, which comprises mainland of Cuba, Isla de la Juventud, and many other archipelagos. The capital and largest city of Cuba is Havana. Separated with some of the water bodies the United States, the Bahamas, Mexico, the Cayman Islands, Jamaica, Haiti, and the Dominican Republic are to the neighbors of the country.

Surprisingly, Cuba has about 99.8% literacy rate, low infant death rate (even lower than some of the developed countries), and an average life expectancy is about 77.

Primarily, the Cuban government was adhered with socialist principles in organizing and planning its largely state-controlled economy. Country’s most of the means of production are owned and run by the government and hence, larger chunk of labor force are employed by the state. However, in the recent time government has changed the policy and opens the door for private sector as well. With the implementation of liberal policy, country has also offered Cuba tourism. For tourism, Cuba has great landscapes. Cuba has the tropical climate.

Quick Facts
Continent North America
Where is Located Cuba is a country located in the Greater Antilles, Caribbean
Coordinates 23°8'N82°23'W
Capital Havana
Largest City Havana
Neighboring CountriesNone
Administrative divisions15 provinces
Area 42,426 sq mi.
Official Language Spanish
Currency Cuban peso(CUP)
ISO Alpha-2 CodeCU
ISO Alpha-3 Code CUB
ISO Numeric Code192
GDP $121 billion 2012 estimate
Calling code 53
Time Zone CST (UTC-5)
Internet TLD .cu