Outline of Belize

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The location of Belize
An enlargeable map of Belize

The following outline is provided as an overview of and introduction to Belize:

Belize – country located on the north eastern coast of Central America and the only country in the area where English is the official language, although Kriol and Spanish are more commonly spoken. Belize has a diverse society, comprising many cultures and languages and it is the only nation in the region with a British colonial heritage but as a part of the Western Caribbean Zone, it also shares a common heritage with the Caribbean portions of other Central American countries.

General reference[edit]

A basic map of Belize

Geography of Belize[edit]

An enlargeable topographic map of Belize
Main article: Geography of Belize
 Guatemala 266 km
 Mexico 250 km
  • Coastline: 386 km

Environment of Belize[edit]

An enlargeable satellite image of Belize

Natural geographic features of Belize[edit]

Regions of Belize[edit]

Main article: Regions of Belize

Ecoregions of Belize[edit]

Main article: Ecoregions in Belize

Administrative divisions of Belize[edit]

Main article: Administrative divisions of Belize
Districts of Belize[edit]
Main article: Districts of Belize
Constituencies of Belize[edit]

The constituencies of Belize by District:

Municipalities of Belize[edit]

Demography of Belize[edit]

Main article: Demographics of Belize

Government and politics of Belize[edit]

Main article: Government of Belize and Politics of Belize

Branches of government[edit]

Main article: Government of Belize

Executive branch of the government of Belize[edit]

Legislative branch of the government of Belize[edit]

Judicial branch of the government of Belize[edit]

Foreign relations of Belize[edit]

International organization membership[edit]

Belize is a member of:[1]

Law and order in Belize[edit]

Main article: Law of Belize

Military of Belize[edit]

Main article: Military of Belize

Local government in Belize[edit]

History of Belize[edit]

Main article: History of Belize, Timeline of the history of Belize, and Current events of Belize

Culture of Belize[edit]

Main article: Culture of Belize

Art in Belize[edit]

Sports in Belize[edit]

Main article: Sports in Belize

Economy and infrastructure of Belize[edit]

Main article: Economy of Belize

Education in Belize[edit]

Main article: Education in Belize

See also[edit]

Main article: Belize


  1. ^ "Belize". The World Factbook. United States Central Intelligence Agency. July 3, 2009. Retrieved July 23, 2009. 

External links[edit]

Wikimedia Atlas of Belize