Provinces Of Cuba
Artemisa is one of two new provinces in cuba by splitting former la habana province and were enforced in january 1st 2011.
Provinces of cuba. Oriente before 1905 santiago de cuba these provinces were used to be the following areas on the map. In order to create a playlist on sporcle you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Artemisa which incorporates the three eastern municipalities of the neighbour pinar del río and mayabeque. Go to your sporcle settings to finish the process.
This list may not reflect recent changes. In addition to 15 provinces there is 1 municipality that is not included in these provinces. The capital is artemisa the largest city and municipality of the former la habana province. Isla de la juventud has special municipality status.
The united states dominated the cuban administration for about a decade but cuba has been considered an independent country throughout the century. The last modification was approved in august 2010 by the cuban national assembly splitting havana province into two new provinces. Matanzas province is located within 100 kilometers from the capital of cuba havana. The portion of urban population is 77.
In this article we will get some general information about cubas territories such as population and area. Administratively cuba is divided into 15 provinces and a special municipality thats was included in any province. Cuba was liberated from spanish rule in the spanish american war just before the beginning of the 20th century. There are 15 provinces in cuba.
Varadero where you can enjoy the most beautiful beach in cuba with clear water and shallow depth. Pages in category provinces of cuba the following 20 pages are in this category out of 20 total. The newly formed province comprises the 8 western municipalities of la habana and incorporates 3 eastern municipalities from the neighbour pinar del río province bahía honda candelaria and san cristóbal. It have one of the most important tourist resorts on the island.
Your account isnt verified. The population decreased by about 11400 compared with the previous year.