Dominican Rep.
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Motto : God, Homeland, Freedom.


Dominican Rep.
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DOMDOMDRDOMDO.do214DOMDOMDOP2141-809-4

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

Area : 48 730 Km2
Water : 0.72 %
Lands under cultivation : 30 %
Wild pasture lands : 43 %
Forests : 28 %

Min. Height : -46 m (Lago Enriquillo)
Max. Height : 3175 m (Pico Duarte)


Dominican Rep. - Climate
24°
69
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45
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62
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48
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55
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28°
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26°
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25°
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Temperatures °C (degrees Celsius) in Monte Cristi
Rainfall (mm) in Monte Cristi
(Average values for each month)


Dominican Rep. - People
Nationality : Dominican
Main language(s) : Spanish

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2005
Population (2005) : 8 896 000 people
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2005
Density : 183 people / Km2
Fertility rate : 2.82 children / woman
Life expectancy : 68 years
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)

GDP (Gross Domestic Product), 2002 : 21.8 billion dollars
GDP per capita, 2002 : 2451 dollars
GNP (Gross National Product), 2005 : 21.08 billion dollars
GNP 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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