Here are the richest countries in Latin American countries. Let’s take a look of the GDP (Gross Domestic Product) of these Latin American countries to know the top 10 richest. There are 26 Latin American Countries namely Brazil, Mexico, Colombia, Argentina, Peru, Venezuela, Chile, Ecuador, Guatemala, Cuba, Haiti, Bolivia, Dominican Republic, Honduras, Paraguay, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Costa Rica, Panama, Puerto Rico, Uruguay, Guadaloupe, Martinique, French Guiana, Saint Martin, Saint Saint Barthélemy.
Which do you think is the richest of these 26 countries? Is it Cuba, Puerto Rico, Chile, Argentina or Ecuador? Or the most populous Latin American countries like Brazil with 204,519,000 population, Mexico with 121,006,000 population or Columbia with 48,218,000 population as of July 1, 2015. (1)
10 Richest Latin American Countries
- Brazil: $2.253 Trillion
- Mexico: $1.178 Trillion
- Argentina: $475.5 Billion
- Venezuela: $381.3 Billion
- Colombia: $369.6 Billion
- Chile: $269.9 Billion
- Peru: $203.8 Billion
- Puerto Rico: $101.5 Billion
- Ecuador: $84.04 Billion
- Cuba: $72.3 Billion
Reference and Citations:
- (1) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Latin_American_countries_by_population
- (2) http://www.therichest.com/rich-list/world/the-10-richest-latin-american-nations/
Brazil & Mexico: The Richest Latin American Countries
Brazil is the richest country in Latin America followed by Mexico. Maybe the reason why Brazil’s GDP soar high is because of the previous World Cup.The Olympic Game 2016 will be held in Brazil. Another tourism opportunity to increase its GDP.
Let me know what do you think about Brazil. Even though it’s the most populous country in Latin America, it is the richest. Kindly share your reactions on this post! Thank you!