Login
 
 
 
Search  
Sort by:
Results Listed:
Date Range:
  Advanced Search
 
The World & I eLibrary

World Gallery

Global Culture Studies (at homepage)

 
 
Social Sciences

Books & Travel

Science


The Arts

Spanish

English
 
 
American Indian Heritage
American Waves
Biographies
Ceremonies/Festivities
Diversity in America
Eye on the High Court
Fathers of Faith
Footsteps of Lincoln
Genes & Biotechnology
Impacts
Media in Review
Millennial Moments
Peoples of the World
Poetry
Point/Counterpoint
Profiles in Character
Science and Spirituality
Shedding Light on Islam
The Civil War
The U.S. Constitution
Traveling the Globe
Worldwide Folktales
World of Nature
Writers & Writing

 

Dominican Republic
Features

Native Greetings
Cultural Images
 Demographics
 Lifestyles
 Travel

  Demographics Results: Dominican Republic
 For more features on this country, select from the menu at right.
Country Dominican Republic


 Click to enlarge
Region Caribbean
Area (sq km) 48,670
Border Haiti
Population 10,478,756
Nationality Dominican(s)
Ethnicity mixed 73%, white 16%, black 11%
Religion Roman Catholic 95% other 5%
Language Spanish
Literacy 87%
Government Democratic Republic
Capital Santo Domingo
Leader President Danilo Medina Sanchez (since August 16, 2012); Vice President Margarita Cedeno de Fernandez (since August 16, 2012)
Currency Dominican peso (DOP)
Independence Day Feb. 27, 1844 (from Haiti)
National Holiday Independence Day (Feb. 27, 1844)
About Us | Contact Us | FAQ | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy

Copyright 2017 The World & I Online. All rights reserved.