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Dominican Republic  

Dominican Republic, is a country located at Central America, it has an area of 48,670 Km2, and it may be considered quite a small country.

Dominican Republic, with a population of 9,990,000 people, it is ranked at 88º position by population of 196 countries 205 people per km2.

The capital is Santo Domingo and its currency is Dominican pesos

Dominican Republic is holding the 67 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2015 was 21,159 millions of euros23,476 millions of dollars, ( 34.94% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 2,118 € euros per inhabitant2,350$ dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Dominican Republic was on October of 2016 and it was 0.9%.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Dominican Republic, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.715 points in 2014, leaving it in 102th place in the table of 187 countries published.

If the reason to visit Dominican Republic are business, you must know it's in the 103th of the Doing Business ranking , which provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms.

In the tables at the bottom of the page, you can see more information about the economy and demography of Dominican Republic, if you want to see information about other countries click here

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Dominican Republic Economy
Government
GDP Mill.$ [+]201567,197M.$
GDP Mill. € [+]201560,565M.€
GDP per capita [+]20156,726$
GDP per capita [+]20156,063€
Debt [+]201521,159 M.€
Debt [+]201523,476 M.$
Debt (%GDP) [+]201534.94%
Debt Per Capita [+]20152,350$
Debt Per Capita [+]20152,118 €
Deficit [+]2015-267 M.€
Deficit [+]2015-297 M.$
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2015-0.44%
Expenditure (M.$) [+]201512,254.2
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201511,044.8
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20132,293.7
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20131,727.1
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201320.65%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201417.36%
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015443.8
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2015400.0
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20133.96%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201518.24%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20151,227$
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20151,106€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2013234$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2013177€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014143€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014190$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201544$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201540€
Moody's Rating [+]06/29/2016B1
S&P Rating [+]05/20/2015BB-
Fitch Rating [+]11/18/2016BB-
Corruption Index [+]201533
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201698º
Fragile States Index [+]201571.2
RTI Raking [+]11/01/2016100º
Innovation Ranking [+]201676º
Labour
Human Capital Ranking [+]201581º
Unemployed [+]2016Q2268 m.
NMW [+]2014161.2 $
Unemployment rate [+]2016Q25.7%
NMW [+]2014117.0 €
Markets
Euro / Dominican pesos [+]12/05/201649.7996
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]October 20160.9%
Money Market
Key rates [+]06/01/20155.00%
Business
Doing Business [+]2017103º
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2014154.94
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201318.00%
Trade
Exports [+]20158,517.4 M.€
Exports [+]20159,450.0 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201514.06%
Imports [+]201515,502.5 M.€
Imports [+]201517,200.0 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201525.60%
Trade balance [+]2015-6,985.1 M.€
Trade balance [+]2015-7,750.0 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2015-11.53%
Socio-Demography
Crude death rate [+]20146.07‰
Population [+]20159,990,000
Density [+]2015205
HDI [+]20140.715
Global Peace Ranking [+]201699º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201697º
Ranking [+]201562º
Birth Rate [+]201420.85‰
Fertility Rate [+]20142.48
Life expectancy [+]201473.50
Number of homicides [+]20141,810
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201417.4