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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 : 24,400.54
  • High : 24,413.95
  • Low : 24,221.50
  • Max Fluctuation : 73.98
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.11%
  • Open : 24,282.46
  • Time : 05:34:38
  • Yesterday : 24,282.46
  • Change % : 0.49%
  • Change : 118.08
  • Last : 1,800.13
  • High : 1,802.3
  • Low : 1,798.83
  • Max Fluctuation : 1.1
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.05%
  • Open : 1,802.2
  • Time : 05:34:52
  • Yesterday : 1,803.64
  • Change % : 0.19%
  • Change : 3.51
  • Last : 91.67
  • High : 91.98
  • Low : 91.22
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.64
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.49%
  • Open : 91.27
  • Time : 05:34:52
  • Yesterday : 91.88
  • Change % : 0.23%
  • Change : 0.21
  • Last : 0.9743
  • High : 0.9754
  • Low : 0.9741
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  • Open : 0.9748
  • Time : 05:33:27
  • Yesterday : 0.9747
  • Change % : 0.04%
  • Change : 0.0004

Dominican Republic Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
EUR/DOP Ask 55.631 55.636 55.574 55.636 0.05 0.09% 2022/08/15 Time 5:30
GBP/DOP Ask 65.804 65.81 65.717 65.81 0.08 0.12% 2022/08/15 Time 5:30
USD/DOP Ask 54.2 54.16 54.16 54.2 0.04 0.07% 2022/08/15 Time 2:18
DOP/GBP Ask 0.0145 - 0.0144 0.0146 0.00 0.00% 2022/06/01 Time 20:58
DOP/USD Ask 0.0181 - 0.0181 0.0181 0.00 0.00% 2022/05/25 Time 15:52

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Metric
Balance of Trade
-1251 22 Mar -1046 USD Million
Business Confidence
56.3 22 Mar 57.5 points
CPI Housing Utilities
119 22 Jun 119 points
CPI Transportation
130 22 Jun 129 points
Capital Flows
-4314 22 Mar -8108 USD Million
Changes in Inventories
22001 22 Mar -17260 DOP Millions
Competitiveness Index
58.31 19 Dec 57.38 Points
Competitiveness Rank
78 19 Dec 82
Consumer Price Index CPI
119 22 Jun 118 points
Consumer Spending
1078324 22 Mar 1003874 DOP Millions
Core Consumer Prices
114 22 Jun 113 points
Core Inflation Rate
7.11 22 Jun 7.29 percent
Coronavirus Cases
633689 22 Aug 633272 Persons
Coronavirus Deaths
4384 22 Aug 4383 Persons
Coronavirus Vaccination Rate
143 22 Aug 143 doses per 100 people
Coronavirus Vaccination Total
15915634 22 Aug 15911813 doses
Corporate Tax Rate
28 21 Dec 27 percent
Corruption Index
30 21 Dec 28 Points
Corruption Rank
128 21 Dec 137
Credit Rating
40 22 Aug
Currency
53.87 22 Aug 53.93
Current Account
-1029 22 Mar -1016 USD Million
Current Account to GDP
-2.9 22 Mar -2 percent of GDP
Deposit Interest Rate
8.01 22 Jul 6.54 percent
Ease of Doing Business
115 19 Dec 102
Employment Rate
59.4 22 Mar 59.6 percent
Exports
1281 22 Mar 1119 USD Million
External Debt
33466 21 Jul 33251 USD Million
Fiscal Expenditure
70210 22 May 71675 DOP Millions
Food Inflation
12.3 22 Jul 13 percent
Foreign Direct Investment
691 21 Mar 718 USD Million
Foreign Exchange Reserves
14456 22 Jun 14249 USD Million
GDP
94.24 21 Dec 78.84 USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate
11.1 21 Dec 11.4 percent
GDP Constant Prices
1531549 21 Dec 1314660 DOP Millions
GDP Deflator
194 21 Jun 187 points
GDP Growth Rate
10.4 21 Dec -1.1 percent
GDP per capita
8537 21 Dec 7678 USD
GDP per capita PPP
18905 21 Dec 17003 USD
Gold Reserves
0.57 22 Jun 0.57 Tonnes
Government Budget
-2.8 21 Dec -7.91 percent of GDP
Government Budget Value
14957 22 May 15738 DOP Millions
Government Debt
59362 21 Jul 59649 USD Million
Government Debt to GDP
50.4 21 Dec 56.6 percent of GDP
Government Revenues
85167 22 May 87412 DOP Millions
Government Spending
198703 21 Dec 153026 DOP Millions
Gross Fixed Capital Formation
505578 21 Dec 357771 DOP Millions
IP Addresses
906609 17 Mar 874626 IP
Imports
2532 22 Mar 2165 USD Million
Inflation Expectations
5.55 21 Sep 5.48 percent
Inflation Rate
9.43 22 Jul 9.48 percent
Inflation Rate Mom
0.5 22 Jul 0.64 percent
Interest Rate
7.75 22 Jul 7.75 percent
Internet Speed
4430 17 Mar 4096 KBps
Labor Force Participation Rate
62.8 21 Jun 61.7 percent
Leading Economic Index
5.8 22 Jun 4.8 percent
Military Expenditure
627 20 Dec 613 USD Million
Money Supply M0
177918 21 Sep 181606 DOP Million
Money Supply M1
676155 22 Jul 674549 DOP Million
Money Supply M2
1540241 22 Jul 1527396 DOP Million
Money Supply M3
2135258 22 Jul 2123575 DOP Million
Personal Income Tax Rate
25 21 Dec 25 percent
Population
11.03 21 Dec 10.45 Million
Remittances
804 22 Jun 851 USD Million
Terrorism Index
0 19 Dec 0.18
Tourist Arrivals
476575 21 Aug 563987
Unemployment Rate
7.6 21 Jun 8 percent
Indicator Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Metric
Balance of Trade -1251 -640 -640 -640 -640 USD Million
Business Confidence 56.3 53 58 58 58 points
CPI Housing Utilities 119 116 118 121 123 points
CPI Transportation 130 130 131 131 131 points
Consumer Price Index CPI 119 120 121 121 122 points
Core Inflation Rate 7.11 5.7 4.6 3.4 2.6 percent
Corporate Tax Rate 28 27 27 27 percent
Currency 53.87 54.25 54.64 55.03 55.42
Current Account -1029 -500 -430 -430 -430 USD Million
Current Account to GDP -2.9 -2.3 -2.6 -2.6 percent of GDP
Deposit Interest Rate 8.01 10.01 10.26 10.26 10.26 percent
Employment Rate 59.4 59 60 60 60 percent
External Debt 33466 26500 26500 26500 USD Million USD Million
Food Inflation 12.3 10 9.3 7.2 5.4 percent
Foreign Direct Investment 691 800 800 800 800 USD Million
Foreign Exchange Reserves 14456 7237 7240 7239 7239 USD Million
GDP 94.24 88 88 88 USD Billion USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate 11.1 5.3 5.5 5.5 4.5 percent
GDP Constant Prices 1531549 1615784 1696573 1781402 DOP Millions DOP Millions
GDP Growth Rate 10.4 0.8 2.5 2.5 2.5 percent
GDP per capita 8537 9006 9456 9929 USD USD
GDP per capita PPP 18905 17850 18200 18200 USD USD
Government Budget -2.8 -2.5 -2.5 -3 -3 percent of GDP
Government Budget Value 14957 -4000 -45000 -45000 -45000 DOP Millions
Government Debt 59362 48500 48500 48500 USD Million USD Million
Government Debt to GDP 50.4 59 58 57 percent of GDP
Government Revenues 85167 68000 100000 100000 100000 DOP Millions
Imports 2532 1600 1600 1600 1600 USD Million
Inflation Expectations 5.55 3.3 3.9 3.9 3.9 percent
Inflation Rate 9.43 8.4 6.5 4.3 2.8 percent
Inflation Rate Mom 0.5 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.2 percent
Interest Rate 7.75 9.75 10 10 10 percent
Labor Force Participation Rate 62.8 64 64 64 64 percent
Leading Economic Index 5.8 3 4.2 4.2 4.2 percent
Military Expenditure 627 480 480 480 480 USD Million
Money Supply M0 177918 163100 163900 163900 163900 DOP Million
Money Supply M2 1540241 1037000 1037000 1037000 1037000 DOP Million
Personal Income Tax Rate 25 25 25 25 percent
Population 11.03 11.16 11.28 11.41 Million Million
Tourist Arrivals 476575 185000 387000 387000 387000
Unemployment Rate 7.6 6.4 6 6 6 percent