List of West Indian First-level Subdivisions

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This is a list of first-level country subdivisions within the Caribbean in order of total area. Those administrative divisions that are the largest within their respective countries are highlighted in bold. The list also contains first-level administrative divisions from countries such as Guyana, Suriname, Belize, and The Bahamas which are technically not a part of the Caribbean, but because of their cultural heritage are widely accepted. (All references are taken from various Wikipedia articles.) For related lists, see below.

Pos Subdivisions Area
(km²)
Country
1 Sipaliwini 130,567  Suriname
2 Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo 57,750  Guyana
3 Cuyuni-Mazaruni 47,213  Guyana
4 East Berbice-Corentyne 36,234  Guyana
5 Barima-Waini 20,339  Guyana
6 Potaro-Siparuni 20,051  Guyana
7 Upper Demerara-Berbice 19,387  Guyana
8 Camagüey 14,134  Cuba
9 Matanzas 11,669  Cuba
10 Pinar del Río 10,860  Cuba
11 Holguín 9,292  Cuba
12 Granma 8,452  Cuba
13 Villa Clara 8,069  Cuba
14 Brokopondo 7,364  Suriname
15 Sancti Spíritus 6,737  Cuba
16 Las Tunas 6,373  Cuba
17 Guantánamo 6,366  Cuba
18 Santiago de Cuba 6,343  Cuba
19 Pomeroon-Supenaam 6,195  Guyana
20 Ciego de Ávila 5,962  Cuba
21 Para 5,393  Suriname
22 Nickerie 5,353  Suriname
23 Cayo 5,338  Belize
24 Artibonite 4,984  Haiti
25 Ouest 4,827  Haiti
26 Orange Walk 4,737  Belize
27 Toledo 4,648  Belize
28 Marowijne 4,627  Suriname
29 Belize 4,204  Belize
30 Coronie District 3,902  Suriname
31 Mahaica-Berbice 3,755  Guyana
32 Saramacca 3,636  Suriname
33 Centre 3,487  Haiti
34 Sud 2,794  Haiti
35 Commewijne 2,353  Suriname
36 North Andros 2,293  Bahamas
37 Essequibo Islands-West Demerara 2,232  Guyana
38 Isla de la Juventud 2,199  Cuba
39 Stann Creek 2,176  Belize
39 Nord-Ouest 2,176  Haiti
41 Nord 2,106  Haiti
42 Sud-Est 2,023  Haiti
43 Grand-Anse 1,912  Haiti
44 Corozal 1,860  Belize
45 Demerara-Mahaica 1,843  Guyana
46 Nord-Est 1,623  Haiti
47 The Inaguas 1,544  Bahamas
48 South Andros 1,448  Bahamas
49 Saint Ann 1,212.6  Jamaica

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