Dominican Republic

Major cities : Santo Domingo (Capital).
Available Information : Head of state, Religion, Number of inhabitants, Area, Gross domestic product, Inflation, Map, Hotel, Weather and Climate.

Dominican Republic Information

ISO 3166-1DO - DOM - 214
NATO country codeDR - DOM
FIPS 10-4 codeDR
IOC CodeDOM
Continent /
Dominican Republic CapitalSanto Domingo
Name of the inhabitantsDominican
Dominican Republic National anthemQuisqueyanos valientes
Dominican Republic National Day27 February
Dominican Republic Currency Dominican peso (DOP)
Dominican Republic 16 % (12 %)
Dominican Republic Calling code+1-809
Dominican Republic Country domain code .do
Dominican Republic Vehicle registration plateDOM
Traveling direction Right
Time zone UTC -4:00
International organizationUnited Nations
Organisation internationale de la Francophonie Observer
Group of 77
Caribbean Community Observer

Dominican Republic Head of state

President of the RepublicLeonel Fernández (2004)
Vice-President of the RepublicRafael Alburquerque (2004)

Dominican Republic Religion

  1. Catholicism 95 %
  2. Other 5 %

Dominican Republic Data

City1
Area48,730 km² (18,815 sq mi)
Number of inhabitants8,902,000 inhabitants (2008) Chart
Population Density 182.7 /km² (473.1 /sq mi)
Length of coastline1,288 km
Perimeter1,648 km
Life expectancy72.8 Year (2010)
Average years of schooling 6.9 Year (2010)
Human Development Index 0.663 (2010)
Gross domestic product34 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
Annual change: 4.5 %
3,802 US$ per capita
Gross domestic product (PPP)87 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
9,824 US$ per capita
Inflation4.4 % (2008) Chart
Credit rating
  • Standard & Poor's: B+ (Stable, 20 february 2012)
  • Fitch: B (Positive, 21 november 2011)
  • Moody's: B1 (Stable, 5 august 2011)

Dominican Republic Natural resource

List of major natural resources classified by importance.
  1. Bauxite
  2. Nickel
  3. Gold
  4. Silver

Dominican Republic Agriculture

Listing of major crops and products starting with the most important.
  1. Corn
  2. Potatoes
  3. Dairy products
  4. Cattle
  5. Bananas
  6. Sugarcane
  7. Coffee
  8. Cotton
  9. Tobacco
  10. Pigs
  11. Rice
  12. Beef
  13. Beans
  14. Eggs
  15. Cocoa

Dominican Republic Border

  1. Haiti Haiti 360 km

Dominican Republic Map

Dominican Republic Climate (Capital)

  1. Tropical savanna climate 100 %

Dominican Republic Weather (Santo Domingo)

Dominican Republic Electricity

Voltage120 V
Frequency60 Hz
Power plugPower plug : A Power plug : B
Power socketPower socket : A Power socket : B

Airport Dominican Republic

Punta Cana International AirportLas Américas International AirportCibao International Airport
Gregorio Luperón International AirportLa Romana International AirportSamaná El Catey International Airport

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Dominican Republic Hotel

Hotel Barcelo Puerto Plata - All InclusiveBarcelo Puerto Plata - All Inclusive

San Felipe de Puerto Plata
Nested on a glorious golden beach in Puerto Plata, this all-inclusive resort boasts luxurious facilities and amenities just minutes from downtown Puerto Plata and the Puerto Plata Gregorio Luperón International Airport... view more
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$US 198
Hotel Bahia Residence CabareteBahia Residence Cabarete
Cabarete
Located just 60 metres from Bozo Beach in Cabarete, this property offers an outdoor pool, a spa bath and sun terraces. Wi-Fi internet access is free of charge... view more
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$US 80
Hotel Suite ColonialSuite Colonial

Santo Domingo
This colonial-style design hotel is situated in the historic centro of Santo Domingo, just 300 metres from the cathedral. Suite Colonial offers stylish air-conditioned rooms and a free Wi-Fi zone... view more
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$US 60
Hotel Hodelpa Centro PlazaHodelpa Centro Plaza

Santiago de los Caballeros
Featuring an on-site casino and restaurant, this hotel is located in downtown Santiago, a 5-minute walk from El Monumento Santiago (the Santiago Monument). It offers bright rooms with free Wi-Fi... view more
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$US 90
Hotel Hotel Casino NizaHotel Casino Niza

Las Terrenas
Featuring an on-site casino, hot tub and a sun terrace with swimming pool, Hotel Casino Niza is located 1 km from Pueblo de Pescadores Town and 15 minutes’ drive from Playa Bonita beach... view more
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$US 86
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Dominican Republic Olympic Games

SummerParticipation : 12Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 2114
TotalParticipation : 12Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 2114
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