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How Many Islands are In the Caribbean?

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How Many Islands are In the Caribbean?

Hammock and boat, Palm Island resort, St. Vincent and the Grenadines.

© Bob Curley
Question: How Many Islands are In the Caribbean?
Answer: There are at least 28 island nations and more than 7,000 individual islands in the Caribbean, which includes islands off the coasts of South and Central America as well as those in the Leeward and Windward Islands and the major islands of Cuba, Jamaica, Hispaniola (home to Haiti and the Dominican Republic, and Puerto Rico.

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