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Motto : God, Homeland, Freedom.

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EDM code : Etudiants Du Monde / Students of the World.
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Dominican Rep. - Physical geography

Compare areas of all countries of the World Area : 48 730 Km2
Compare water areas of all countries of the World Water : 0.72 %
Compare areas of lands under cultivation for all countries of the World Lands under cultivation : 30 %
Compare areas of wild pasture lands for all countries of the World Wild pasture lands : 43 %
Compare forest areas of all countries of the World Forests : 28 %

Min. Height : -46 m (Lago Enriquillo)
Compare maximum heights of all countries of the WorldMax. Height : 3175 m (Pico Duarte)


Dominican Rep. - Climate
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Temperatures °C (degrees Celsius) in Monte Cristi
Rainfall (mm) in Monte Cristi
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Dominican Rep. - People
Nationality : Dominican
Main language(s) : Spanish
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Population (2005) : 8 896 000 people
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Density : 183 people / Km2
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Compare fertility rates of all countries of the World (2005)
Fertility rate : 2.82 children / woman
Compare life expectancy in all countries of the World (2002)
Compare life expectancy in all countries of the World (2005)
Life expectancy : 68 years
Compare urban population for all countries of the World (2002)
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Urban population : 60 %

Main cities :
2 700 000 people Santo Domingo (capital)
580 000 people Santiago de los Caballeros
190 000 people La Romana
180 000 people San Pedro de Macoris


Dominican Rep. - Economy
Currency : Dominican Peso (DOP) = 100 Centavos
Rate of exchange (Sept.2004) :

1 Euro = 46.2 Pesos (DOP)

Compare GDP of all countries of the WorldGDP (Gross Domestic Product), 2002 : 21.8 billion dollars
Compare GDP per capita for all countries of the WorldGDP per capita, 2002 : 2451 dollars
Compare GNP of all countries of the WorldGNP (Gross National Product), 2005 : 21.08 billion dollars
Compare GNP per capita for all countries of the WorldGNP per capita, 2005 : 2370 dollars


Dominican Rep. - Miscellaneous information
MAIN NATURAL RESOURCES (World rank 2002) :
- Avocados (3)
- Cocoa (8)
- Mangoes (15)
- Sugar-cane (25)
- Coffee (25)
- Bananas (26)
- Tobacco
- Oxen
- Nickel (10)
- Copper
SERVICES :
- Cigares
- Sucre
SERVICES :
- Tourisme


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