There is 10.4 million people. 72.9% Mixed, 16.1% White, 10.9% Black, and 0.1% Yellow
These are Dominican pesos. The exchange rate is 1 USD =47.02 DOP. The Dominican Republic has the ninth largest economy in Latin America, and is the largest in the Caribbean and Central American region.
This is Danilo Medina the president of the Dominican Republic. The government of the Dominican Republic takes place in a framework of a representative democracy, whereby the President of the Dominican Republic is both head of state, head of government, and of a multi-party system. Executive power is exercised by the government.
First they were taken over by the French in 1795. In 1808, following Napoleon's invasion of Spain, the criollos of Santo Domingo revolted against French rule and, with the aid of the United Kingdom, returned Santo Domingo to Spanish control. The newly independent republic ended two months later under the Haitian government led by Jean-Pierre Boyer. In 1838 Juan Pablo Duarte founded a secret society called La Trinitaria, which sought the complete independence of Santo Domingo without any foreign intervention. Then in 1861, after imprisoning, silencing, exiling, and executing many of his opponents and due to political and economic reasons, Santana signed a pact with the Spanish Crown and reverted the Dominican nation to colonial status, the only Latin American country to do so. -Wikipedia
The official language is Spanish.
The three most popular religions are 1.Roman Catholic Christianity 2. Protestant Christianity 3. Judaism
Baseball is the most popular sport in the Dominican Republic.