Including French-speaking territories, Latin America would consist of 20 countries and 14 dependent territories that cover an area that stretches from Mexico to Tierra del Fuego
and includes much of the Caribbean
. It has an area of approximately 19,197,000 km2
(7,412,000 sq mi), almost 13% of the Earth's land surface area. As of March 2, 2020, population of Latin America and the Caribbean was estimated at more than 652 million, and in 2019, Latin America had a combined nominal GDP
of US$5,188,250 million and a GDP PPP
of 10,284,588 million USD. (Full article...