It is divided into two autonomous regions known as Autonomous Region of the North Caribbean Coast (RACCN) and Autonomous Region of the South Caribbean Coast (RACCS).

 

Autonomous Region of the North Caribbean Coast (RACCN)

Autonomous Region of the South Caribbean Coast (RACCS)

Territorial Extension

33,106 km²

27,260 km²

Region Capital

Bilwi

Bluefields

Languages

Español, Inglés, Mayagna y Miskito

Español, Inglés, Miskito, Ulwa, Garífuna

Ethnicities

Miskito, Mayagna, Creole, Mestizo

Miskito, Mayagna, Creole, Garífuna, Rama, Mestizo

Distance from Managua (by land)

517 km

364 km

Distance from Managua (by plane)

368 km

260 km

Source: PRONicaragua 2018