1~República Dominicana

2~ by : Delanie & Jolee

6~capital.

The capital of República Dominican is Santo Domingo.

7~population.

the current population is 10.4 million in (2013)

8~ life expectancy.

9~ Climate, Weather & Seasons.

The weather in República Dominican is tropical year round. The tempature average is 77*F. Summer is july to august & Winter is from december to febuary.

10~Ethnic groups.

73% mixed(african and europian) 16% white (spanish and french) 11% black (african and west asians).

11~Languages.

spanish

12~Religions.

catholicism,christian,buddhists

13~Government.

democracy

14~Independence day.

february 27,1844

15~currency.

dominican peso equals 0.022 (us dollars)

16~Agricultural products.

$1.1 billion (2015) the 23rd largest agricultural export market

soybean meal ($190 million)

tobacco ($100 million)

wheats ($93 million)

soybean oil ($87 million)

corn ($86 million)]

17~Industries.

Ferronickel,Gold mining,Textiles,Cement,Tobacco,Sugar

18~Unemployment rate.

19~Military branches.

The army is twice as large as the other services approximately 20,000 active duty personnel,Army,Navy,Air force.

20~Music,arts,crafts,and customs.

West African traditions,with minor European and native taino influences mainly known for its merengue and bachata music.

21~Sports.

Baseball,Football(Soccer).Boxing.

22~Animals that are popular in this country.

Amphibians,reptiles,rhinoceros,iguana,marine turtles,leatherback loggerheads,hawksbill and green,as well as dolphins and humpback whales.

23~3 famous or well-known people from there (living or deceased and what they are famous for).

(ZOE SALDANA) entertained us in movies like STAR TREK AND AVATAR.

(MICHELLE RODRIGUEZ) FAST AND FURIOUS franchise star.

(DMANIA ROMIREZ) hit television shows HERO,ENTOURAGE,THE SOPRANOS.

24~2 interesting/unusual facts about the country.

#1Dominican republic is the oldest country of the america's.#2The Hispaniola is the island where the Dominican republic is located and was first reached by (Christopher Columbus).

25~1 place you´d want to visit if you went there (or a popular tourist destination).

PUNTA CANA is the most popular tourist areas on the island,packed with resorts,this large town is known for its beautiful beaches(palm-lined Bravado is a favorite) and world class golf courses.