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Dominican Republic

The Dominican Republic ( də-MIN-ik-ən; Spanish: República Dominicana, pronounced [reˈpuβlika ðominiˈkana] (listen)) is a country located on the island of Hispaniola in the Greater Antilles archipelago of the Caribbean region. It occupies the eastern five-eighths of the island, which it shares with Haiti, making Hispaniola one of only two Caribbean islands, along with Saint Martin, that is shared by two sovereign states. The Dominican Republic is the second-largest nation in the Antilles by area (after Cuba) at 48,671 square kilometers (18,792 sq mi), and third-largest by population, with approximately 10.8 million people (2020 est.), of whom approximately 3.3 million live in the metropolitan area of Santo Domingo, the capital city. The official language of the country is Spanish. The native Taíno people had inhabited Hispaniola before the arrival of Europeans, dividing it into five chiefdoms. They had constructed an advanced farming and hunting society, and were in the process of becoming an organized civilization. The Taínos also inhabited Cuba, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, and the Bahamas. The Genoese mariner Christopher Columbus explored and claimed the island for Castile, landing there on his first voyage in ... [More]
  • Last : 56,743.24
  • High : 57,343.38
  • Low : 55,895.13
  • Max Fluctuation : 361.58
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.4%
  • Open : 57,217.87
  • Time : 22:36:58
  • Yesterday : 57,217.87
  • Change % : 0.84%
  • Change : 474.63
  • Last : 1,765.79
  • High : 1,783.37
  • Low : 1,762.61
  • Max Fluctuation : 4.78
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.07%
  • Open : 1,779.18
  • Time : 22:36:56
  • Yesterday : 1,779.27
  • Change % : 0.76%
  • Change : 13.48
  • Last : 66.09
  • High : 67.31
  • Low : 62.73
  • Max Fluctuation : 1.05
  • Max Fluctuation % : 5.36%
  • Open : 65.47
  • Time : 22:36:54
  • Yesterday : 65.44
  • Change % : 0.99%
  • Change : 0.65
  • Last : 0.8846
  • High : 0.8853
  • Low : 0.8814
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.8842
  • Time : 22:36:28
  • Yesterday : 0.8843
  • Change % : 0.03%
  • Change : 0.0003

Dominican Republic Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
EUR/DOP Ask 66.945 64.326 64.122 66.945 0.00 0.00% 2021/12/02 Time 22:42
GBP/DOP Ask 78.154 75.643 75.203 78.154 0.00 0.00% 2021/12/02 Time 22:42
USD/DOP Ask 56.76 56.9 56.68 56.9 0.08 0.14% 2021/12/02 Time 22:41
DOP/GBP Ask 0.0128 - 0.0128 0.0128 0.00 0.00% 2021/08/30 Time 6:15
DOP/USD Ask 0.0175 - 0.0174 0.0175 0.00 0.00% 2021/08/24 Time 15:52

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric
Balance of Trade
-1055.40 21 Jun -921 -1055 : 122 Monthly Jun/21
Business Confidence
59.80 21 Jun 56.7 46.5 : 59.8 Quarterly
CPI Transportation
119.24 21 Sep 119 14.17 : 119 Monthly
Capital Flows
0 21 Jun -2572 -4260 : 3231 Quarterly
Changes in Inventories
0 21 Jun 344 -40974 : 20950 Quarterly
Competitiveness Index
0 19 Dec 57.38 3.65 : 58.31 Yearly
Competitiveness Rank
0 19 Dec 82 78 : 110 Yearly
Consumer Price Index Cpi
110.54 21 Sep 110 1.38 : 111 Monthly
Consumer Spending
0 21 Jun 838227 24781 : 886361 Quarterly
Core Consumer Prices
0 21 Aug 107 25.85 : 108 Monthly
Core Inflation Rate
5.91 21 Aug 5.79 0.46 : 58.13 Monthly
Coronavirus Cases
0 21 Oct 376736 0 : 377385 Daily
Coronavirus Deaths
0 21 Oct 4110 0 : 4796 Daily
Coronavirus Recovered
0 21 Oct 265000 0 : 265800 Daily
Coronavirus Vaccination Rate
0 21 Oct 120 0 : 120 Daily
Coronavirus Vaccination Total
0 21 Oct 13110383 0 : 13161106 Daily
Corporate Tax Rate
28.00 21 Dec 27 25 : 30 Yearly
Corruption Index
0 20 Dec 28 26 : 35 Yearly
Corruption Rank
0 20 Dec 137 59 : 137 Yearly
Cpi Housing Utilities
107.16 21 Sep 107 20.85 : 107 Monthly
Credit Rating
0 21 Oct : Monthly 40
Currency
56.20 21 Oct 56.32 0.66 : 58.91 Daily
Current Account
-371.20 21 Jun -682 -1561 : 587 Quarterly
Current Account to GDP
-2.00 20 Dec -1.3 -9.4 : 5 Yearly
Deposit Interest Rate
7.60 17 Dec 7.2 4.86 : 21.12 Yearly
Ease of Doing Business
0 19 Dec 102 86 : 117 Yearly
Employment Rate
56.80 21 Mar 56.6 45 : 61.5 Quarterly Mar/21
Exports
0 21 Jun 1056 283 : 1150 Monthly
External Debt
33465.50 21 Jul 33251 11057 : 33485 Monthly
Fiscal Expenditure
0 21 Aug 84556 918 : 141575 Monthly Aug/21
Food Inflation
10.67 21 Aug 9.84 -9.87 : 94.54 Monthly
Foreign Direct Investment
690.90 21 Mar 718 124 : 1659 Quarterly
Foreign Exchange Reserves
13060.30 21 Aug 12144 165 : 13060 Monthly
GDP
78.84 20 Dec 88.94 0.65 : 88.94 Yearly
GDP Annual Growth Rate
25.40 21 Jun 3.1 -16.9 : 25.4 Quarterly
GDP Constant Prices
1318727.80 21 Jun 1237379 346180 : 1318728 Quarterly
GDP Deflator
0 21 Jun 187 97.4 : 194 Quarterly
GDP Growth Rate
2.50 21 Jun -0.7 -15.8 : 12.7 Quarterly
GDP Per Capita Ppp
17003.01 20 Dec 18413 6144 : 18413 Yearly
GDP per capita
7389.69 20 Dec 8002 1251 : 8002 Yearly
Gold Reserves
0 21 Jun 0.57 0.56 : 0.57 Quarterly
Government Budget
-7.91 20 Dec -2.2 -7.91 : 2.61 Yearly
Government Budget Value
-577.10 21 Aug -6087 -81544 : 108874 Monthly Aug/21
Government Debt
59362.30 21 Jul 59649 19672 : 59649 Monthly Jul/21
Government Debt to GDP
69.10 20 Dec 50.53 16.43 : 69.1 Yearly Dec/20
Government Revenues
68629.70 21 Aug 78469 1123 : 133801 Monthly Aug/21
Government Spending
0 21 Jun 125991 811 : 174035 Quarterly Jun/21
Gross Fixed Capital Formation
0 21 Jun 391052 4137 : 422476 Quarterly
IP Addresses
0 17 Mar 874626 152367 : 906609 Quarterly
Imports
2091.20 21 Jun 1977 325 : 2091 Monthly
Inflation Expectations
5.55 21 Sep 5.48 2.4 : 11.6 Monthly
Inflation Rate
7.74 21 Sep 7.9 -1.57 : 82.49 Monthly
Inflation Rate Mom
0.45 21 Sep 0.8 -3.28 : 11.54 Monthly
Interest Rate
3.00 21 Sep 3 1 : 50 Daily
Internet Speed
0 17 Mar 4096 366 : 4430 Quarterly
Labor Force Participation Rate
62.80 21 Jun 61.7 56.6 : 66.4 Quarterly
Leading Economic Index
11.70 21 Aug 12.1 -29.8 : 47.1 Monthly
Military Expenditure
627.00 20 Dec 613 65.5 : 627 Yearly
Money Supply M0
177918.20 21 Sep 181606 7390 : 186867 Monthly
Money Supply M1
0 21 Sep 597302 14174 : 602495 Monthly
Money Supply M2
1479961.50 21 Sep 1466271 37694 : 1479962 Monthly
Money Supply M3
0 21 Sep 2033811 38823 : 2049334 Monthly
Personal Income Tax Rate
25.00 21 Dec 25 25 : 30 Yearly
Population
10.45 20 Dec 10.36 3.31 : 10.45 Yearly
Remittances
0 21 Aug 897 78.5 : 1089 Monthly
Sales Tax Rate
18.00 21 Dec 18 16 : 18 Yearly
Terrorism Index
0 19 Dec 0.18 0 : 2.58 Yearly
Tourist Arrivals
476575.00 21 Aug 563987 217 : 672969 Monthly
Unemployment Rate
7.60 21 Jun 8 3.2 : 19.7 Quarterly
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -1055.40 -640 -640 -640 -640 -640 Jun/21
Business Confidence 59.80 53 53 53 55 58
CPI Transportation 119.24 121 121 122 120 123
Consumer Price Index Cpi 110.54 110 112 113 110 112
Core Inflation Rate 5.91 5.5 5.4 5 5.9 4.5
Corporate Tax Rate 28.00 27 27 27 27 27
Cpi Housing Utilities 107.16 109 109 110 109 112
Currency 56.20 56.49 56.66 56.83 56.32 57.17
Current Account -371.20 -500 -500 -500 -500 -430
Current Account to GDP -2.00 -2.3 -2.3 -2.3 -2.2 -2.3
Deposit Interest Rate 7.60 7.6 7.85 8.1 7.35 8.35
Employment Rate 56.80 59 59 59 59 60 Mar/21
External Debt 33465.50 27000 27000 27000 27000 26500
Food Inflation 10.67 6 5 5 6 5
Foreign Direct Investment 690.90 800 800 800 800 800
Foreign Exchange Reserves 13060.30 7240 7239 7239 7237 7240
GDP 78.84 86 86 86 86 88
GDP Annual Growth Rate 25.40 4 3.6 3 4.5 4.8
GDP Constant Prices 1318727.80 1286874 1366202 1358290 1326004 1389653
GDP Growth Rate 2.50 1.9 1.9 1.9 1.9 2.5
GDP Per Capita Ppp 17003.01 17850 17850 17850 17500 17850
GDP per capita 7389.69 7750 7750 7750 7600 7750
Government Budget -7.91 -6.8 -6.8 -68 -8.5 -6.8
Government Budget Value -577.10 -3000 9000 -4000 -50000 -45000 Aug/21
Government Debt 59362.30 49200 49200 49200 49200 48500 Jul/21
Government Debt to GDP 69.10 65 65 65 70.5 65 Dec/20
Government Revenues 68629.70 63000 70000 68000 85000 100000 Aug/21
Imports 2091.20 1600 1600 1600 1600 1600
Inflation Expectations 5.55 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.9
Inflation Rate 7.74 3.4 2.7 2.5 5 2.5
Inflation Rate Mom 0.45 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6
Interest Rate 3.00 3.25 3.5 3.5 3 3.75
Labor Force Participation Rate 62.80 64 64 64 64 64
Leading Economic Index 11.70 3 3 3 3 4.2
Military Expenditure 627.00 480 480 480 514 480
Money Supply M0 177918.20 163100 163100 163100 163100 163900
Money Supply M2 1479961.50 1037000 1037000 1037000 1037000 1037000
Personal Income Tax Rate 25.00 25 25 25 25 25
Population 10.45 10.57 10.57 10.57 10.57 10.67
Sales Tax Rate 18.00 18 18 18 18 18
Tourist Arrivals 476575.00 185000 185000 185000 185000 387000
Unemployment Rate 7.60 6.4 6.4 6.4 6.8 6