North American countries and their official name, short name

North American countries in alphabetic order

North America is one of the biggest places on Earth, coming in third after Asia and Africa. It's about 24.7 million square kilometers big. There are 23 countries in North America, like Canada and the United States. But there are also some smaller places, called territories, like Bermuda and French Guiana.

Canada and the United States are the two largest countries in North America. Canada is the second largest country in the whole world! Mexico and Panama are special because they are in more than one continent. Panama connects North and South America, and Mexico is part of North and Central America. The smallest country in North America is Saint Kitts and Nevis, which is just 261 square kilometers.

North America is surrounded by big bodies of water. To the east, there's the Atlantic Ocean, and to the west, there's the Pacific Ocean. The Arctic Ocean is at the top, and the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean Sea are at the bottom.

North America has lots of cool places to visit! You can see amazing sights like the Grand Canyon, Yellowstone National Park, Niagara Falls, and the Rocky Mountains. It's full of exciting adventures and beautiful nature.

List of North American Countries

SL Name Flag Short Name Official Name View
1 Antigua and Barbuda AG Antigua and Barbuda View
2 Bahamas BS The Commonwealth of the Bahamas View
3 Barbados BB Barbados View
4 Belize BZ Belize View
5 Canada CA Canada View
6 Costa Rica CR The Republic of Costa Rica View
7 Cuba CU The Republic of Cuba View
8 Dominica DM The Commonwealth of Dominica View
9 Dominican Republic DO The Dominican Republic View
10 El Salvador SV The Republic of El Salvador View
11 Grenada GD Grenada View
12 Guatemala GT The Republic of Guatemala View
13 Haiti HT The Republic of Haiti View
14 Honduras HN The Republic of Honduras View
15 Jamaica JM Jamaica View
16 Mexico MX The United Mexican States View
17 Nicaragua NI The Republic of Nicaragua View
18 Panama PA The Republic of Panama View
19 Saint Kitts and Nevis KN Saint Kitts and Nevis View
20 Saint Lucia LC Saint Lucia View
21 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines VC Saint Vincent and the Grenadines View
22 Trinidad and Tobago TT The Republic of Trinidad and Tobago View
23 United States US The United States of America View

Last updated on: 4/2/2024