Dominican Republic In-depth PEST Insights

Dominican Republic In-depth PEST Insights


This PEST country analysis report on Dominican Republic provides a holistic view of the country, with insightful analysis of current and future issues, supplemented with relevant quantitative data to support trend analysis.


  • Understand the political system in Dominican Republic through analysis of key figures in the country and governance indicators.
  • Understand the economic situation in Dominican Republic through a balanced assessment of core macroeconomic issues.
  • Understand customer demographics in Dominican Republic through analysis of income distribution and the rural-urban split, as well as healthcare and education.
  • Understand the technological landscape in Dominican Republic through analysis of relevant laws and policies, as well as patents data.
  • The political landscape section discusses the evolution of the political scenario in Dominican Republic, as well as the country's economic, social, foreign, and defense policies. The section also discusses the country's performance according to World Bank Governance Indicators.
  • The economic landscape section outlines the evolution of Dominican Republic's economy, as well as the country's performance in terms of GDP growth, composition by sector (agriculture, industry, and services), fiscal situation, international investment position, monetary situation, credit disbursement, banking sector, and employment.
  • The social landscape section analyzes the government's social welfare policies, as well as the country's performance in terms of healthcare, income distribution, and education.
Reasons to Buy
  • What is the outlook in Dominican Republic in terms of political stability, policies towards business, and the popularity of the government?
  • How does Dominican Republic perform in terms of GDP growth, its fiscal situation, international investment position, monetary situation, and employment?
  • How does Dominican Republic perform in terms of healthcare, income distribution, and education?
  • How does Dominican Republic perform in terms of technology-intensive sectors like IT, life sciences, and R&D expenditure trends?

1.1. Catalyst
1.2. Summary
1.2.1. Key highlights
1.3. Key developments August 2019 - July 2020
1.4. Impact of COVID-19 on the Dominican Republic’s Economy
1.4.1. Snapshot
1.4.2. Government measures Lockdown Travel ban Stimulus
1.4.3. Impact on the economy
2.1. Key facts
2.2. Geographical location
3.1. Summary
3.2. Evolution
3.3. Structure and policies
3.3.1. Key political figures
3.3.2. Structure of government
3.3.3. Key political parties
3.3.4. Composition of Government
3.3.5. Key policies
3.4. Performance
3.4.1. Governance indicators
4.1. Summary
4.2. Evolution
4.3. Structure and policies
4.3.1. Financial system
4.3.2. Performance
4.3.3. GDP and growth rate
4.3.4. GDP composition by sector
4.3.5. Fiscal situation
4.3.6. Current account
4.3.7. Foreign trade
4.3.8. External debt
4.3.9. International investment position
4.3.10. Monetary situation
4.3.11. Employment
5.1. Summary
5.2. Evolution
5.3. Structure and policies
5.3.1. Demographic composition
5.3.2. Education
5.3.3. Healthcare
5.4. Performance
5.4.1. Healthcare
5.4.2. Education
6.1. Summary
6.2. Evolution
6.3. Structure and policies
6.3.1. R&D
6.4. Performance
6.4.1. Telecommunications, broadband, and internet
7.1. Ask the analyst
7.2. About MarketLine
7.3. Disclaimer
List of Tables
Table 1: Dominican Republic - Key Facts, 2020
Table 2: Dominican Republic - Population by Age, 2019
List of Figures
Figure 1: Map of the Dominican Republic
Figure 2: Dominican Republic - Key Political Events Timeline
Figure 3: Dominican Republic - Head of State and Government, 2018
Figure 4: Dominican Republic - Distribution of Seats in the House of Representatives (Number of Seats), 2018
Figure 5: Dominican Republic - Evolution of Real GDP Growth (%), 2010-2019
Figure 6: Dominican Republic - GDP (Current Prices) and GDP Real Growth (Constant Prices) (US$ Billion/%), 2015-2024f
Figure 7: Dominican Republic - GDP by Sector (%), 2019
Figure 8: Dominican Republic - Agricultural Output (DOP Billion/%), 2015-2020f
Figure 9: Dominican Republic - Industrial Output (DOP Billion/%), 2015-2020f
Figure 10: Dominican Republic - Services Output (DOP Trillion/%), 2015-2020f
Figure 11: Dominican Republic - Trade Position (US$ Billion), 2014-2018
Figure 12: Dominican Republic - FDI Inflows and Gross Fixed Capital Formation (Billion/%), 2016-2019, and Number of Greenfield Investments, 2012-2019
Figure 13: Dominican Republic - Consumer Price Index (CPI) and CPI-Based Inflation, 2015-2024f
Figure 14: Dominican Republic - Unemployment Rate (%), 2014-2021f
Figure 15: Dominican Republic - Major Religions (%), 2019
Figure 16: Dominican Republic - Healthcare Expenditure (US$ Billion/%), 2012-2018
Figure 17: Dominican Republic - Gross and Net Enrollment Rate (%), 2015-2018, and Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) (%), 2012-2018
Figure 18: Dominican Republic - Patents Granted per Million Population (2010-2019)
Figure 19: Dominican Republic - Internet Users and Penetration Rate (Millions/%), 2012-2019

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