Dominican Republic Dominican Republic

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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 10,847,904 people, it is ranked at 85º position by population of 196 countries and has a population density of 223 people per km2.

It's capital is Santo Domingo and its currency is Dominican pesos

Dominican Republic is holding the 67 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2020 was 49,539 millions of euros (56,456 millions of dollars), ( 71.53% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is €4,567 euros per inhabitant$5,204 dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Dominican Republic was on April of 2022 and it was 9.6%.

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 0.756 points in 2019, leaving it in 89th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Dominican Republic are business, you must know it's in the 102th 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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Santo Domingo: Monthly Rainfall
Dominican Republic Economy
Gouvernement
Annual GDP [+]2021€80,069M
Annual GDP [+]2021$94,714M
GDP per capita [+]2021€7,381
GDP per capita [+]2021$8,731
Debt (M.€.) [+]202049,539
Debt ($M) [+]202056,456
Debt (%GDP) [+]202071.53%
Debt Per Capita [+]2020€4,567
Debt Per Capita [+]2020$5,204
Deficit (M.€) [+]2020-5,475
Deficit ($M) [+]2020-6,239
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2020-7.91%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]202015,299.2
Expenditure ($M) [+]202017,435.5
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20193,215.3
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]20193,599.4
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]202118.01%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20172,005.8
Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]20172,260.6
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201715.60%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2020519.7
Defence Expenditure ($M) [+]2020592.3
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20203.70%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202022.09%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2020€1,410
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2020$1,607
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2019€310
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2019$348
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017€176
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017$199
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020€48
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020$55
Moody's Rating [+]03/26/2021Ba3
S&P Rating [+]12/02/2021BB-
Fitch Rating [+]05/08/2020BB-
Corruption Index [+]202130
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201978º
Fragile States Index [+]201869.2
RTI Raking [+]09/28/2018112º
Innovation Ranking [+]201887º
Labour
Unemployment rate [+]2019Q46.0%
Unemployed [+]2019Q4301K
NMW [+]2013$170.9
NMW [+]2013€129.6
Human Capital Ranking [+]201793º
Markets
Euro / Dominican pesos [+]05/23/202258.7045
US Dollar exchange rate [+]05/23/202255.0751
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]April 20229.6%
Money Market
Key rates [+]04/01/20225.50%
Business
Doing Business [+]2019102º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 201912,606
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 20192.11
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015161.38
Taxes
Tax Revenue (%GDP) [+]202012.6%
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201318.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202025.0%
Trade
Annual arrivals [+]20196,446,036
Exports [+]2021€10,493.0M
Exports [+]2021$12,410.1M
Exports % GDP [+]202113.10%
Imports [+]2021€20,773.7M
Imports [+]2021$24,569.1M
Imports % GDP [+]202125.94%
Trade balance [+]2021€-10,280.7M
Trade balance [+]2021$-12,159.0M
Trade balance % GDP [+]2021-12.84%
Socio-Demography
Global AgeWatch Ranking [+]201562º
Density [+]2020223
Global Peace Ranking [+]202182º
Remittance received ($M) [+]20176,190.5
% Immigrant [+]20195.48%
% Emigrant [+]201915.05%
Birth Rate [+]201919.19‰
Remittance sent ($M) [+]2017960.6
Crude death rate [+]20196.19‰
Fertility Rate [+]20192.32
% risk of poverty [+]201921.0%
Population [+]202010,847,904
Immigrant stock [+]2019567,648
Emigrant stock [+]20191,558,668
HDI [+]20190.756
Gender Gap Ranking [+]202086º
Life expectancy [+]201974.08
Suicides [+]2015720
Suicide rate [+]20157.22
Number of homicides [+]20191,026
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20199.55
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20202.62
Consumption GWh [+]201916,331
Generation GWh [+]202017,123
Others
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]05/22/20224,377
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]05/22/2022581,153
Fully vaccinated [+]05/21/20225,974,769
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]05/22/2022403.49
Doses administered [+]05/21/202215,639,972