Puerto Rico


Currency

The United States dollar (sign: $; code: USD) is the official currency of the Puerto Rico.

Capital

San Juan

Location

Puerto Rico is located in North America.


Puerto Rico Location

Population

Estimated population (2010): 3,725,789

Estimated population (2000): 3,808,610

Estimated population (1950): 2,210,703

Estimated population (1900): 953,243

Flag


Puerto Rico Flag

This was the Spanish colonial flag of the Puerto Rico:


Old Puerto Rico Flag

Economy

The World Bank classifies Puerto Rico as a high income economy and the World Economic Forum classifies it as the most competitive economy in Latin America. The main drivers of its economy are manufacturing, primarily pharmaceuticals, textiles, petrochemicals, and electronics; followed by the service industry, notably finance, insurance, real estate, and tourism.


The most popular places in Puerto Rico among international travellers

Culebra Island

Culebra Island
Luquillo Beach

Luquillo Beach
San Juan

San Juan
Vieques

Vieques