World Atlas: South America. On this page you can see the list of countries and some basic information about the people and economy of South America.
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The South America is part of the Americas, often called just America. In the modern era the America was discovered in 1492. The indigenous peoples were then replaced by immigrants, mostly from Europe.
Our World Atlas offers information about 14 countries of South America. These countries cover 17,336,869 sq km of land and 418,541,016 people live in them. Regarding the economy of South America, the summary of GDP of all these countries is $3,929,730,500,000. Is this amount of money high or low? If you are not sure, look at this number - GDP per person. It say more about how much the people produce here. GDP per capita is $9,389 in South America. You can easily look at all the continents of the World and compare the GDP in them.