Dominican Republic Population 2023

Dominican Republic Population 2023

As of Monday, November 7, 2022, the current population of the Dominican Republic is 11,102,781 based on the latest United Nations data. 

According to UN data, the estimated population of the Dominican Republic as of mid-year 2020 is 10,847,910 people. This is equivalent to 0.14% of the total world population and ranks the Dominican Republic at number 85 in the list of countries (and dependencies) by population.

The population density in the Dominican Republic is 225 per Km2 (581 people per mi2), and the total land area is 48,320 Km2 (18,656 sq. miles).

In 2020, 84.5% of the population was urban, which is 9,168,876 people.

The median age in the Dominican Republic is 28.0 years.

The international calling code for the Dominican Republic is +1-809, +1-829, and +1-849,

The country code is DO.

The Population of the Dominican Republic (2020 And Its Historical)

Year Population Annual %
Change
Annual
Change
Migrants (net) Median Age Fertility Rate Density (P/Km²) Urban
Pop. %
Urban Population Nation’s Share of
World Pop.
World Population Dominican Republic
Global Rank
2020 10,847,910 1.01 % 108,952 -30,000 28.0 2.36 225 84.5 % 9,168,876 0.14 % 7,794,798,739 85
2019 10,738,958 1.05 % 111,817 -30,000 26.8 2.43 222 83.8 % 8,998,444 0.14 % 7,713,468,100 85
2018 10,627,141 1.08 % 114,037 -30,000 26.8 2.43 220 83.0 % 8,823,303 0.14 % 7,631,091,040 86
2017 10,513,104 1.11 % 115,363 -30,000 26.8 2.43 218 82.2 % 8,643,423 0.14 % 7,547,858,925 87
2016 10,397,741 1.13 % 116,061 -30,000 26.8 2.43 215 81.4 % 8,458,941 0.14 % 7,464,022,049 87
2015 10,281,680 1.18 % 117,312 -30,600 26.5 2.45 213 80.5 % 8,271,702 0.14 % 7,379,797,139 87
2010 9,695,121 1.28 % 119,573 -30,755 25.0 2.57 201 75.3 % 7,300,054 0.14 % 6,956,823,603 86
2005 9,097,257 1.44 % 125,187 -30,511 23.7 2.75 188 68.4 % 6,223,375 0.14 % 6,541,907,027 87
2000 8,471,321 1.61 % 130,415 -30,029 22.5 2.95 175 62.4 % 5,287,718 0.14 % 6,143,493,823 84
1995 7,819,247 1.85 % 137,151 -28,831 21.4 3.27 162 58.1 % 4,545,858 0.14 % 5,744,212,979 85
1990 7,133,494 1.99 % 133,853 -26,894 20.3 3.58 148 55.6 % 3,967,238 0.13 % 5,327,231,061 88
1985 6,464,229 2.18 % 132,060 -23,620 19.2 4.07 134 54.1 % 3,495,415 0.13 % 4,870,921,740 87
1980 5,803,927 2.44 % 131,858 -17,420 18.1 4.76 120 51.3 % 2,979,572 0.13 % 4,458,003,514 87
1975 5,144,637 2.71 % 128,983 -14,165 17.0 5.68 106 45.8 % 2,355,019 0.13 % 4,079,480,606 85
1970 4,499,720 3.02 % 124,391 -11,234 16.0 6.65 93 40.3 % 1,813,592 0.12 % 3,700,437,046 90
1965 3,877,765 3.32 % 116,708 -8,698 15.5 7.35 80 35.1 % 1,359,650 0.12 % 3,339,583,597 97
1960 3,294,224 3.44 % 102,578 -6,344 16.0 7.64 68 30.2 % 994,518 0.11 % 3,034,949,748 94
1955 2,781,336 3.30 % 83,336 -3,791 16.8 7.60 58 26.8 % 746,422 0.10 % 2,773,019,936 97

Source: The estimation of Dominican Republic’s population is from the United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division. ( World Population Prospects: The 2019 Revision).

Dominican Republic Population Future Forecast

-22,000

Year Population Annual %
Change
Annual
Change
Migrants (net) Median Age Fertility Rate Density (P/Km²) Urban
Pop. %
Urban Population Nation’s Share of
World Pop.
World Population Dominican Republic
Global Rank
2020 10,847,910 1.08 % 113,246 -30,000 28.0 2.36 225 84.5 % 9,168,876 0.14 % 7,794,798,739 85
2025 11,346,146 0.90 % 99,647 -29,200 29.6 2.36 235 87.7 % 9,950,299 0.14 % 8,184,437,460 85
2030 11,770,322 0.74 % 84,835 -28,000 31.3 2.36 244 90.2 % 10,618,075 0.14 % 8,548,487,400 84
2035 12,126,064 0.60 % 71,148 -26,400 32.9 2.36 251 92.1 % 11,170,096 0.14 % 8,887,524,213 84
2040 12,416,490 0.47 % 58,085 -24,800 34.4 2.36 257 93.5 % 11,615,620 0.13 % 9,198,847,240 86
2045 12,641,738 0.36 % 45,050 -23,200 35.9 2.36 262 94.5 % 11,952,241 0.13 % 9,481,803,274 87
2050 12,795,809 0.24 % 30,814   37.5 2.36 265 95.4 % 12,208,878 0.13 % 9,735,033,990 89

Source: The estimation of Dominican Republic’s population is from the United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division. ( World Population Prospects: The 2019 Revision).

Dominican Republic Demographics

LIFE EXPECTANCY INFANT MORTALITY DEATHS UNDER AGE 5

74.65 years

(life expectancy at birth, both sexes)

22.9

(infant deaths per 1,000 live births)

25.6

(per 1,000 live births)

Main Cities by Population in Dominican Republic

(includes boroughs, districts, urban agglomerations, etc.)

# CITY NAME POPULATION
1 Santo Domingo 2,201,941
2 Santiago de los Caballeros 1,200,000
3 Santo Domingo Oeste 701,269
4 Santo Domingo Este 700,000
5 San Pedro de Macoris 217,899
6 La Romana 208,437
7 Bella Vista 175,683
8 San Cristobal 154,040
9 Puerto Plata 146,000
10 San Francisco de Macoris 124,763
11 Salvaleon de Higueey 123,787
12 Concepcion de La Vega 102,426
13 Punta Cana 100,023
14 Santa Cruz de Barahona 77,160
15 Bonao 73,269
16 San Juan de la Maguana 72,950
17 Bajos de Haina 66,784
18 Bani 66,709
19 Moca 61,834
20 Azua 59,139
21 Villa Francisca 50,185
22 Mao 48,297
23 Boca Chica 46,300
24 Salcedo 45,299
25 Esperanza 42,169
26 Cotui 41,641
27 Villa Altagracia 40,027
28 Hato Mayor del Rey 35,999
29 Nagua 33,862
30 Villa Bisono 33,137
31 Jarabacoa 29,983
32 Constanza 29,481
33 Villa Consuelo 28,621
34 Santa Cruz de El Seibo 23,547
35 Tamboril 23,304
36 Las Matas de Farfan 21,802
37 San Jose de Ocoa 21,148
38 Bayaguana 21,055
39 Rio Grande 20,154
40 Monte Llano 19,029
41 Ciudad Nueva 18,756
42 Neiba 18,670
43 Quisqueya 17,694
44 San Fernando de Monte Cristi 17,001
45 Sabana Grande de Boya 16,834
46 Dajabon 16,398
47 Sabaneta 16,380
48 Monte Plata 15,532

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