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Ibero-America
Ibero-America
(Spanish: Iberoamérica, Portuguese: Ibero-América) or Iberian America is a region in the Americas
Americas
comprising countries or territories where Spanish or Portuguese are predominant languages, usually former territories of Portugal
Portugal
or Spain. Portugal
Portugal
and Spain are themselves included in some definitions, such as that of the Ibero-American Summit
Ibero-American Summit
and the Organization of Ibero-American States. The Organization of Ibero-American States
Organization of Ibero-American States
also includes Spanish-speaking Equatorial Guinea, in Central Africa,[1][2] but not the Portuguese-speaking African countries. The prefix Ibero- and the adjective Iberian refer to the Iberian Peninsula in Europe, which includes Portugal
Portugal
and Spain. Ibero-America includes all Spanish-speaking countries in North, Central, and South America, plus the Portuguese-speaking country of Brazil. Ibero-America is differentiated from Latin America
Latin America
by the exclusion of the French-speaking country of Haiti, the French overseas departments of French Guiana, Martinique
Martinique
and Guadeloupe, and the French collectivities of Saint Martin and Saint Barthélemy. In addition, the countries of Guyana
Guyana
and Suriname, whose official languages are English and Dutch, respectively, are not considered to be either Ibero-American or Latin American. Since 1991, the Iberoamerican Community of Nations
Iberoamerican Community of Nations
has organized a yearly Ibero-American Summit
Ibero-American Summit
meeting of the heads of state and governments of the Ibero-American countries, including Spain, Portugal and Andorra.[3][4]

Contents

1 Countries and population in Europe
Europe
and the Americas 2 See also 3 References 4 External links

Countries and population in Europe
Europe
and the Americas[edit]

Spanish-speaking: (430,567,462 speakers)

Argentina
Argentina
42,669,500 Bolivia
Bolivia
10,556,102 Chile
Chile
17,772,871 Colombia
Colombia
47,425,437 Costa Rica
Costa Rica
4,586,353 Cuba
Cuba
11,167,325 Dominican Republic
Dominican Republic
9,445,281 Ecuador
Ecuador
15,223,680 El Salvador
El Salvador
6,134,000 Guatemala
Guatemala
15,806,675 Honduras
Honduras
8,249,574 Mexico
Mexico
118,395,054 Nicaragua
Nicaragua
6,071,045 Panama
Panama
4,058,374 Paraguay
Paraguay
6,800,284 Peru
Peru
30,814,175 Puerto Rico
Puerto Rico
3,667,084 Spain
Spain
46,704,314 Uruguay
Uruguay
3,324,460 Venezuela
Venezuela
28,946,101

Portuguese-speaking: (211,520,003 speakers)

Brazil
Brazil
201,032,714 Portugal
Portugal
10,487,289

See also[edit]

Europe
Europe
portal Latin America
Latin America
portal

Hispanic America Portuguese America Latin America Iberian Peninsula Latin American integration Latin Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences Organization of Ibero-American States Organización de Televisión Iberoamericana
Organización de Televisión Iberoamericana
(OTI) Spanish colonization of the Americas Portuguese colonization of the Americas Postal Union of the Americas, Spain
Spain
and Portugal

References[edit]

^ Presentación, Acerca de la OEI, Organización de Estados Iberoamericanos para la Educación, la Ciencia y la Cultura. Accessed on line October 22, 2007. ^ Países Archived 2007-11-12 at the Wayback Machine., Cumbres Iberoamericanas de Jefes de Estado y de Gobierno. Accessed on line October 22, 2007. ^ Ibero-American Summit
Ibero-American Summit
Archived 2007-12-06 at the Wayback Machine., Foreign Office, Republic of Brazil. Accessed on line October 22, 2007. ^ pp. 312–313, Spain: Democracy Regained, Ergasto Ramón Arango, Spain: Westview Press. ISBN 0-8133-2915-9.

External links[edit]

Wikimedia Commons has media related to Iberoamérica.

Official website of the Organization of Ibero-American States
Organization of Ibero-American States
(OEI) (in Spanish) Official website of Ibero-America's Secretariat General (SEGIB) (in Spanish) Official website of the Organization of Ibero-American Youth (OIJ) (in Spanish) Digital history of Ibero-America
Ibero-America
from the 14th to the 18th century (in Spanish) La Insignia, news about Ibero-America
Ibero-America
(in Spanish) Pensar Iberoamerica, cultural magazine about Ibero-America
Ibero-America
(in Spanish) Official website of El Ojo de Iberoamerica, one of the most important festivals devoted to Ibero-America
Ibero-America

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