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Dominican Republic

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 are 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. The Taíno had constructed an advanced farming and hunting society, and were in the process of becoming an organized civilization. Christopher Columbus explored and claimed the island for Spain, landing there on his first voyage in 1492. The colony of Santo Domingo became the site of the first permanent European settl... [More]
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Dominican Republic Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
DOG/EUSD Ask 0.4981 0.501 0.4542 0.695 0.20 39.83% 2021/05/09 Time 15:37
EUR/DOP Ask 69.201 68.24 68.24 69.201 0.96 1.41% 2021/05/09 Time 15:21
GBP/DOP Ask 79.549 78.976 78.976 79.549 0.57 0.73% 2021/05/09 Time 15:21
USD/DOP Ask 56.89 - 56.7 57.19 0.00 0.00% 2021/05/07 Time 22:36
DOP/USD Ask 0.0175 - 0.0175 0.0176 0.00 0.00% 2021/05/05 Time 5:29

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

-780.80 20 Dec -613 -1007 : 122 Monthly Dec/20

Business Confidence

54.50 20 Sep 46.5 46.5 : 58.8 Quarterly

CPI Transportation

114.29 21 Mar 112 14.17 : 114 Monthly

Capital Flows

0 20 Dec -4260 -4260 : 3231 Quarterly

Changes in Inventories

0 21 Sep -23883 -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

106.76 21 Mar 106 1.38 : 107 Monthly

Consumer Spending

0 21 Sep 846037 24781 : 846037 Quarterly

Core Consumer Prices

0 21 Mar 104 25.85 : 105 Monthly

Core Inflation Rate

5.58 21 Mar 5.36 0.46 : 58.13 Monthly

Coronavirus Cases

0 21 May 269184 0 : 269958 Daily May/21

Coronavirus Deaths

0 21 May 3514 0 : 3517 Daily May/21

Coronavirus Recovered

0 21 May 229368 0 : 230033 Daily May/21

Corporate Tax Rate

27.00 20 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

105.88 21 Mar 106 20.85 : 106 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 21 May : Monthly 40

Currency

56.77 21 May 56.8 0.66 : 58.91 Daily

Current Account

-682.60 20 Dec -278 -1561 : 587 Quarterly

Current Account to GDP

-2.00 20 Dec -1.3 -9.4 : 5 Yearly Dec/20

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

56.60 20 Dec 55.4 45 : 61.5 Quarterly Dec/20

Exports

0 20 Dec 904 283 : 1016 Monthly

External Debt

29929.30 20 Sep 26174 11057 : 29929 Monthly

Fiscal Expenditure

0 21 Jan 141559 918 : 141559 Monthly

Food Inflation

9.10 21 Mar 9 -9.87 : 94.54 Monthly

Foreign Direct Investment

718.40 20 Dec 753 124 : 1659 Quarterly

Foreign Exchange Reserves

12174.20 21 Mar 11963 165 : 12523 Monthly

GDP

88.94 19 Dec 85.56 0.65 : 88.94 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

-2.90 20 Dec -7.2 -16.9 : 14 Quarterly

GDP Constant Prices

1268903.70 20 Dec 1099212 346180 : 1268904 Quarterly

GDP Deflator

0 20 Dec 183 97.4 : 190 Quarterly

GDP Growth Rate

10.70 20 Dec 11.34 -15.8 : 12.7 Quarterly Dec/20

GDP Per Capita Ppp

18419.03 19 Dec 17712 6144 : 18419 Yearly

GDP per capita

8005.11 19 Dec 7698 1251 : 8005 Yearly

Gold Reserves

0 20 Sep 0.57 0.56 : 0.57 Quarterly

Government Budget

-7.91 20 Dec -2.2 -7.91 : 2.61 Yearly

Government Budget Value

-4751.20 21 Jan -81528 -81528 : 108874 Monthly

Government Debt

51945.20 20 Sep 48068 19672 : 51945 Monthly

Government Debt to GDP

50.53 19 Dec 47.9 16.43 : 50.53 Yearly Dec/19

Government Revenues

63838.10 21 Jan 60031 1123 : 133801 Monthly

Government Spending

0 20 Dec 131553 811 : 174035 Quarterly

Gross Fixed Capital Formation

0 20 Dec 302019 4137 : 401243 Quarterly

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 874626 152367 : 906609 Quarterly

Imports

1744.60 20 Dec 1517 325 : 1927 Monthly

Inflation Expectations

5.00 21 Mar 4.23 2.4 : 11.6 Monthly

Inflation Rate

8.30 21 Mar 7.09 -1.57 : 82.49 Monthly Mar/21

Inflation Rate Mom

0.60 21 Mar 0.68 -3.28 : 11.54 Monthly

Interest Rate

3.00 21 Mar 3 1 : 50 Daily Mar/21

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 4096 366 : 4430 Quarterly

Labor Force Participation Rate

61.10 20 Dec 59.7 56.6 : 66.4 Quarterly Dec/20

Leading Economic Index

10.60 21 Mar 1.1 -29.8 : 13.5 Monthly

Military Expenditure

626.00 19 Dec 594 66.6 : 626 Yearly

Money Supply M0

179268.50 21 Apr 178600 7390 : 186867 Monthly

Money Supply M1

0 21 May 568112 14174 : 570535 Monthly

Money Supply M2

1409358.60 21 May 1408150 37694 : 1409359 Monthly

Money Supply M3

0 21 May 1940001 38823 : 1943951 Monthly

Personal Income Tax Rate

25.00 20 Dec 25 25 : 30 Yearly

Population

10.45 20 Dec 10.36 3.31 : 10.45 Yearly Dec/20

Remittances

0 21 Mar 761 78.5 : 1089 Monthly

Sales Tax Rate

18.00 20 Dec 18 16 : 18 Yearly

Terrorism Index

0 19 Dec 0.18 0 : 2.58 Yearly

Tourist Arrivals

313289.00 21 Mar 198485 217 : 672969 Monthly

Unemployment Rate

7.40 20 Dec 7.1 3.2 : 19.7 Quarterly Dec/20
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -780.80 -640 -640 -640 -640 -640 Dec/20
Business Confidence 54.50 53 55 53 48 58
CPI Transportation 114.29 109 111 118 105 115
Consumer Price Index Cpi 106.76 107 108 110 106 112
Core Inflation Rate 5.58 3.4 3.1 3.1 3.6 3.1
Corporate Tax Rate 27.00 27 27 27 27 27
Cpi Housing Utilities 105.88 107 108 109 107 112
Currency 56.77 57.24 57.46 57.69 57.02 58.15
Current Account -682.60 340 -500 -500 340 -430
Current Account to GDP -2.00 -2.2 -2.2 -2.3 -2.2 -2.3 Dec/20
Deposit Interest Rate 7.60 7.6 7.35 7.6 7.6 8.1
Employment Rate 56.60 58.5 59 59 57.8 60 Dec/20
External Debt 29929.30 27200 27000 27000 27400 26500
Food Inflation 9.10 6.5 5 5 7 5
Foreign Direct Investment 718.40 800 800 800 800 800
Foreign Exchange Reserves 12174.20 7240 7239 7239 7237 7240
GDP 88.94 86 86 86 86 88
GDP Annual Growth Rate -2.90 5.9 5.5 5 7 4.8
GDP Constant Prices 1268903.70 1164066 1338693 1332349 1022754 1402951
GDP Growth Rate 10.70 1.5 1.9 1.9 1.1 2.5 Dec/20
GDP Per Capita Ppp 18419.03 16700 16700 16700 16700 17230
GDP per capita 8005.11 7700 7700 7700 7700 8000
Government Budget -7.91 -3.3 -2.5 -2.5 -3.3 -2
Government Budget Value -4751.20 4000 4000 4000 4000 4000
Government Debt 51945.20 48600 49200 49200 48000 48500
Government Debt to GDP 50.53 62 62 62 62 60 Dec/19
Government Revenues 63838.10 60000 65000 65000 60000 65000
Imports 1744.60 1600 1600 1600 1600 1600
Inflation Expectations 5.00 3 3.3 3.3 2.9 3.9
Inflation Rate 8.30 4.4 3.8 3.2 6.5 3.6 Mar/21
Inflation Rate Mom 0.60 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
Interest Rate 3.00 3 3 3.25 3 3.75 Mar/21
Labor Force Participation Rate 61.10 63.6 64 64 63.3 64 Dec/20
Leading Economic Index 10.60 1.5 3 3 1.5 4.2
Military Expenditure 626.00 514 514 480 514 480
Money Supply M0 179268.50 163300 163100 163100 163500 163900
Money Supply M2 1409358.60 1037000 1037000 1037000 1037000 1037000
Personal Income Tax Rate 25.00 25 25 25 25 25
Population 10.45 10.47 10.57 10.57 10.47 10.67 Dec/20
Sales Tax Rate 18.00 18 18 18 18 18
Tourist Arrivals 313289.00 160000 185000 185000 123000 387000
Unemployment Rate 7.40 7.4 6.8 6.4 8.1 6 Dec/20