Dominican Republic Dominican Republic: 21,358 statistics available

General Information

In the first part you can find a summary of the most important information. Detailled statistics can be found in the second part: Statistics by category
Dominican Republic is an island country in the Greater Antilles.
Dominican Republic has a population of 10,65 million. Dominican Republic has a fertility rate von 2,50 births per women. According to the current population prospects of the United Nations the population of Dominican Republic in the year 2050 will first rise to 13,32 million and in the year 2100 will fall again to 12,41 million. The life expectency in Dominican Republic is average in the international comparison at 73,3 years.

With an area of 48.670 sq. km Dominican Republic ranks 129th among all countries in the world. The population density of Dominican Republic is 218,6 people per sq. km (World rank 51). By 2050 the population density will rise to 273,3 people per sq. km. The border of Dominican Republic with its neighbor countries is 360 km in total length. In addition, it has a coastline (length between land and sea including islands) of 1.288 km.

The gross domestic product in the year 2014 came to 63,97 billion US $ and ranks 73th among the world economies. The gross domestic product per capita is 6.076 US $ and ranks middle ranks in the international comparison. The debt level amounts to 47,0 % of the GDP, therefore Dominican Republic ranks among the countries with a medium debt level. Dominican Republic has an unemployment rate of 14,9 %.
Country Status Independent State
UN member since 1945
ISO country code DO
Internet Domain .do
License plate DOM
Source of country borders: Geo Commons
License: Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License

Statistics by category for Dominican Republic

All datasets for Dominican Republic by categories. For each category the number of data sets is displayed in brackets.
3 sample data sets are displayed for each category. To view all data sets for a category click on the category name.
Population and Health (164)
Population, total
Population growth rate (%)
Birth rate, per 1000 people
Energy and Environment (220)
CO2 emissions per capita (metric tons)
Electricity consumption per capita (kWh)
Natural gas, consumption (cu. meters)
Economy (19,120)
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $)
Gross domestic product real growth rate (%)
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %)
Education and Science (1,305)
Literacy rate, ages 15 and above, total (%)
Education expenditure, public (% of government expenditure)
Patent applications, residents
Geography and Agriculture (520)
Area (sq. km)
National borders (km)
Coastline (km)
Transport and Communication (29)
Internet users
Internet users, per 100 people
Mobile phones