• Population: 9,365,818 (July 2007 est.)
  • Age structure: 0-14 years: 32.1% (male 1,532,813/female 1,477,033)
    15-64 years: 62.2% (male 2,971,620/female 2,851,207)
    65 years and over: 5.7% (male 247,738/female 285,407) (2007 est.)
    Median age: total: 24.5 years
    male: 24.3 years
    female: 24.6 years (2007 est.)

  • Population growth rate: 1.5% (2007 est.)

  • Birth rate: 22.91 births/1,000 population (2007 est.)

  • Death rate: 5.32 deaths/1,000 population (2007 est.)

  • Net migration rate: -2.59 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2007 est.)

  • Sex ratio: at birth: 1.04 male(s)/female
    under 15 years: 1.038 male(s)/female
    15-64 years: 1.042 male(s)/female
    65 years and over: 0.868 male(s)/female
    total population: 1.03 male(s)/female (2007 est.)

  • Infant mortality rate: total: 27.94 deaths/1,000 live births
    male: 30.05 deaths/1,000 live births
    female: 25.75 deaths/1,000 live births (2007 est.)

  • Life expectancy at birth: total population: 73.07 years
    male: 71.34 years
    female: 74.87 years (2007 est.)

  • Total fertility rate: 2.81 children born/woman (2007 est.)

  • Ethnic groups: mixed 73%, white 16%, black 11%

  • Religions: Roman Catholic 95%, other 5%

  • Literacy: definition: age 15 and over can read and write
    total population: 87%
    male: 86.8%
    female: 87.2% (2002 census)

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Land of opportunity

The Dominican Republic is among the best places to buy real estate in 2016, and certain areas in this country are the absolute best places to be shopping for affordable beachfront retirement. In addition, for a CD with a bank in this country to earn as much as 5% for U.S. dollars and double digits on a Dominican Republic peso deposit.

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The Dominican Republic has the largest economy of Central America and the Caribbean. The country has weathered the global economic crisis well and in 2010 experienced one of the highest growth rates in the region. The DR remains the most rapid economy in the region in 2014 and 2015, with a GDP hovering at 7 percent.

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Our primary objective is to use our knowledge, experience and expertise regarding life in the Dominican Republic along with safe and sound business practices to assist all of our clients in creating the life they desire in the Dominican Republic.

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The Dominican Republic is fast becoming a popular destination for expats. Each year, more and more people from Europe and the US are lured to this part of Hispaniola by the tropical climate, inexpensive properties and high rates of return on investments. Locals, who are known for their friendliness, curiosity and warm hospitality.

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