Currency

US dollar (US$), Euro (€), Eastern Caribbean dollar (EC$),

If the Caribbean Was 100 People

  • 62 would speak Spanish
  • 18 would speak Haitian Creole
  • 17 would speak English
  • 2 would speak French
  • 1 would speak Dutch

Language Spoken

English, Spanish, French

Population

43.7 million

Population per Sq Mile

  • Caribbean: 2.43
  • USA: 84
  • UK: 640

Time

Eastern Standard Time (EST; five hours behind GMT/UTC): Turks and Caicos, Jamaica, the Cayman Islands, the Dominican Republic. Atlantic Standard Time (AST; four hours behind GMT/UTC): all other islands.