South America is made up of 20 countries, covers an area of 17.85 million square kilometers, and has an estimated combined population of 375 million people. It is ranked as the fifth largest populated region in the world and comes under Zone 5 of the World Numbering Plan.
With such a diverse mix of people, languages and time zones, looking for a phone number, especially for non-Spanish speakers, might seem like a daunting task.
WHERE TO START?
Looking up phone numbers in South America begins by finding out which country you are dealing with. The county is important because each country has a specific country code that must be dialed before you enter the rest of the phone number. Below we have compiled a list of all countries in South America, and the associated country code for each country.
Costa Rica (+506)
El Salvador (+503)
Falkland Islands (+500)
Ways to Look Up a Phone Number In South America:
There are also a number of alternative ways to look up a number in South America.