United Nations geoscheme for the Americas

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United Nations geoscheme for the Americas
  Northern America
  Central America
  South America

The following is an alphabetical list of subregions in the United Nations geoscheme for the Americas.[1]

In this scheme, the continent of North America is divided into the subregions of Northern America, Caribbean, and Central America.

Latin America and the Caribbean[edit]


Main article: Caribbean

Central America[edit]

Main articles: Mexico and Central America

South America[edit]

Main article: South America

Northern America[edit]

Main article: Northern America

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Composition of macro geographical (continental) regions, geographical sub-regions, and selected economic and other groupings, United Nations Statistics Division. Revised 28 August 2007. Accessed online 13 October 2007.