Republic  of  Cuba

 

 

 

 

 

·Capital : Havana

·Official languages : Spanish

 

·Government : Social republic

 - President : Fidel Castro

 

·Independence from Spain

 - Declared : October 10, 1868

 

·Republic declared

 - Date : May 20, 1902

 

·Cuban Revolution

 - Date : January 1, 1959

                    

·Area: 110,861 km² (8th)

  

·Papulation

 - 2006 estimate : 11,382,820

 - 2002 census : 11,177,743

 - Density : 102 /km²

 

·GDP(PPP) : 2006 estimate

  - Total : $44.54 billion

  - Per capita : $3,900

 

·Currency : Peso, Convertible Peso