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Cuba

For alternate meanings see Cuba (disambiguation).


The Republic of Cuba is an island nation in the northern Caribbean, in between the Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean. To the north are found the United States and the Bahamas, to the west Mexico, to the south the Cayman Islands and Jamaica, and to the southeast Haiti.

República de Cuba
(In Detail[?])
National motto: None
Official language Spanish
Capital Havana
Dictator / President Fidel Castro
Area
 - Total
 - % water
Ranked 106th
100,860 km²
Negligible
Population
 - Total (2002)
 - Density
Ranked 67th
11,184,023
101/km²
Independence
 - Declared
 - Recognised
Spanish-American War
October 10, 1868
May 20, 1902
Currency Cuban Peso[?]
Time zone UTC -5
National anthem [[]]
Internet TLD .CU
Calling Code53

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