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 10,358,000 people, it is ranked at 88º position by population of 196 countries and has a population density of 213 people per km2.

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

Dominican Republic is holding the 68 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2019 was 42,574 millions of euros (47,661 millions of dollars), ( 53.54% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 4,110€ euros per inhabitant4,601$ dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Dominican Republic was on September of 2020 and it was 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 0.756 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 [+]201979,609M.€
Annual GDP [+]201989,032M.$
GDP per capita [+]20197,686€
GDP per capita [+]20198,596$
Debt (M.€.) [+]201942,574
Debt (M.$.) [+]201947,661
Debt (%GDP) [+]201953.54%
Debt Per Capita [+]20194,110€
Debt Per Capita [+]20194,601$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2019-1,526
Deficit (M.$) [+]2019-1,709
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2019-1.92%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]201912,974.3
Expenditure (M.$) [+]201914,524.7
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20131,769.3
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20132,348.6
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201320.65%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20172,001.9
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]20172,260.6
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201715.60%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2019581.3
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2019650.1
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20193.99%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201916.32%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20191,253€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20191,402$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2013181€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2013240$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017176€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017199$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201956€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201963$
Moody's Rating [+]03/26/2021Ba3
S&P Rating [+]05/20/2015BB-
Fitch Rating [+]05/08/2020BB-
Corruption Index [+]201830
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201978º
Fragile States Index [+]201869.2
RTI Raking [+]09/28/2018112º
Innovation Ranking [+]201887º
Labour
Unemployment rate [+]2019Q46.0%
Unemployed [+]2019Q4301 m.
NMW [+]2013170.9 $
NMW [+]2013129.6 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201793º
Markets
Euro / Dominican pesos [+]04/09/202167.5060
US Dollar exchange rate [+]04/09/202156.7850
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]September 20205.0%
Money Market
Key rates [+]09/01/20203.00%
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
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201318.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202025.0%
Trade
Annual arrivals [+]20196,446,036
Exports [+]20209,065.6 M.€
Exports [+]202010,354.7 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201912.59%
Imports [+]202014,959.7 M.€
Imports [+]202017,087.0 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201922.76%
Trade balance [+]2020-5,894.2 M.€
Trade balance [+]2020-6,732.3 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2019-10.18%
Socio-Demography
Global AgeWatch Ranking [+]201562º
Density [+]2019213
Global Peace Ranking [+]202076º
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20176,190.5
% Immigrant [+]20195.48%
% Emigrant [+]201915.05%
Birth Rate [+]201819.51‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2017960.6
Crude death rate [+]20186.15‰
Fertility Rate [+]20182.35
Population [+]201910,358,000
Immigrant stock [+]2019567,648
Emigrant stock [+]20191,558,668
HDI [+]20190.756
Gender Gap Ranking [+]202086º
Life expectancy [+]201873.89
Suicides [+]2015720
Suicide rate [+]20157.22
Number of homicides [+]20181,068
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201810.05
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20192.48
Consumption GWh [+]201816,067
Generation GWh [+]201818,616
Others
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]04/11/20213,388
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]04/11/2021257,698
Fully vaccinated [+]04/01/2021101,528
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]04/11/2021327.09
Doses administered [+]04/01/20211,101,528