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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 10,075,000 people, it is ranked at 90º position by population of 196 countries 207 people per km2.

The capital is Santo Domingo and its currency is Dominican pesos

Dominican Republic is holding the 69 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2016 was 22,664 millions of euros25,087 millions of dollars, ( 34.99% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 2,250€ euros per inhabitant2,490$ dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Dominican Republic was on May of 2018 and it was 4.5%.

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 0.722 points in 2015, leaving it in 99th place in the table of 188 countries published.

If the reason to visit Dominican Republic are business, you must know it's in the 99th 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
Comptes nationaux - Government
Annual GDP [+]201664,687M.€
Annual GDP [+]201671,673M.$
GDP per capita [+]20166,421€
GDP per capita [+]20167,114$
Debt [+]201622,664
Debt [+]201625,087
Debt (%GDP) [+]201634.99%
Debt Per Capita [+]20162,250€
Debt Per Capita [+]20162,490$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2016-1,823
Deficit (M.$) [+]2016-2,018
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-2.82%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]201611,404.5
Expenditure (M.$) [+]201612,623.6
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20131,746.0
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20132,322.5
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201320.65%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20141,413.9
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201417.36%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2016413.4
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016458.1
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20163.74%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201617.61%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20161,132€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20161,253$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2013178€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2013237$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014145€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014193$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201641€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201645$
Moody's Rating [+]07/20/2017Ba3
S&P Rating [+]05/20/2015BB-
Fitch Rating [+]11/16/2017BB-
Corruption Index [+]201729
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2017104º
Fragile States Index [+]201571.2
RTI Raking [+]11/01/2016100º
Innovation Ranking [+]201779º
Labour
Unemployment rate [+]2016Q46.5%
Unemployed [+]2016Q4302 m.
NMW [+]2013170.9 $
NMW [+]2013129.6 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201680º
Markets
Euro / Dominican pesos [+]03/22/201860.5899
US Dollar exchange rate [+]03/22/201849.1961
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]May 20184.5%
Money Market
Key rates [+]08/01/20175.25%
Business
Doing Business [+]201899º
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015161.38
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201318.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201625.0%
Trade
Exports [+]20179,117.5 M.€
Exports [+]201710,300.0 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201613.77%
Imports [+]201715,977.7 M.€
Imports [+]201718,050.0 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201624.42%
Trade balance [+]2017-6,860.2 M.€
Trade balance [+]2017-7,750.0 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-10.65%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2016207
Population [+]201610,075,000
Immigrant stock [+]2017424,964
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20165,509.0
% Immigrant [+]20174.22%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2016924.1
Emigrant stock [+]20171,443,030
% Emigrant [+]201714.32%
HDI [+]20150.722
Global Peace Ranking [+]201891º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201697º
Ranking [+]201562º
Birth Rate [+]201620.17‰
Fertility Rate [+]20162.42
Crude death rate [+]20166.10‰
Life expectancy [+]201673.86
Number of homicides [+]20141,810
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201417.39
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20162.21