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GDL Area Database (3.6.0)

Free Sub-National Development Indicators

126 indicators, 128 countries, 1337 sub-national regions
35.9 million persons, 8.1 million households
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Average household size

1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Dominican Republic (America)
Total 5.80 5.72 5.64 5.56 5.48 5.40 5.33 5.25 5.17 5.09 5.03 4.96 4.90 4.83 4.77 4.74 4.70 4.67 4.64 4.60 4.57 4.54 4.50 4.47
Urban 5.75 5.67 5.60 5.52 5.45 5.37 5.30 5.22 5.15 5.07 5.00 4.93 4.87 4.80 4.73 4.70 4.68 4.65 4.62 4.60 4.57 4.54 4.52 4.49
Rural 5.85 5.77 5.69 5.61 5.53 5.45 5.37 5.29 5.21 5.13 5.07 5.02 4.96 4.91 4.85 4.81 4.76 4.72 4.67 4.63 4.58 4.54 4.49 4.45
Poor 5.71 5.62 5.53 5.44 5.35 5.26 5.17 5.08 4.99 4.90 4.84 4.77 4.71 4.64 4.58 4.41 4.24 4.07 3.89 3.72 3.55 3.38 3.21 3.04
Nonpoor 5.90 5.81 5.73 5.64 5.56 5.47 5.39 5.30 5.22 5.13 5.06 5.00 4.93 4.87 4.80 4.77 4.74 4.72 4.69 4.66 4.63 4.60 4.57 4.55
Lowest 25% 5.99 5.88 5.78 5.67 5.56 5.46 5.35 5.24 5.14 5.03 4.98 4.93 4.87 4.82 4.77 4.69 4.61 4.53 4.44 4.36 4.28 4.20 4.12 4.04
Second 25% 5.61 5.55 5.48 5.42 5.36 5.29 5.23 5.17 5.10 5.04 5.00 4.97 4.93 4.90 4.86 4.82 4.78 4.75 4.71 4.67 4.63 4.59 4.55 4.52
Third 25% 5.71 5.65 5.59 5.53 5.47 5.41 5.35 5.29 5.23 5.17 5.10 5.03 4.95 4.88 4.81 4.80 4.78 4.77 4.75 4.74 4.72 4.71 4.69 4.68
Highest 25% 5.86 5.78 5.69 5.61 5.53 5.44 5.36 5.28 5.19 5.11 5.01 4.92 4.82 4.73 4.63 4.62 4.61 4.61 4.60 4.59 4.58 4.57 4.56 4.56
Region 0 (Distrito Nacional, Santo Domingo, Monte Plata) 5.69 5.61 5.52 5.44 5.36 5.27 5.19 5.11 5.02 4.94 4.89 4.84 4.78 4.73 4.68 4.67 4.67 4.66 4.65 4.65 4.64 4.63 4.63 4.62
Region I (Peravia, San Cristobal, San Jose de Ocoa, Azua) 5.85 5.79 5.72 5.66 5.60 5.53 5.47 5.41 5.34 5.28 5.22 5.16 5.11 5.05 4.99 4.93 4.88 4.82 4.76 4.71 4.65 4.59 4.54 4.48
Region II (Espaillat, Puerto Plata, Santiago) 5.48 5.42 5.36 5.30 5.24 5.18 5.13 5.07 5.01 4.95 4.88 4.81 4.73 4.66 4.59 4.56 4.53 4.50 4.47 4.44 4.41 4.38 4.35 4.32
Region III (Duarte, Maria Trinidad Sanchez, Salcedo, Samana) 6.09 5.97 5.86 5.74 5.62 5.51 5.39 5.27 5.16 5.04 4.97 4.90 4.84 4.77 4.70 4.62 4.55 4.47 4.39 4.32 4.24 4.16 4.09 4.01
Region IV (Independencia, Bahoruco, Barahona, Pedernales) 6.12 6.10 6.07 6.05 6.03 6.00 5.98 5.96 5.93 5.91 5.83 5.75 5.68 5.60 5.52 5.47 5.41 5.36 5.31 5.25 5.20 5.15 5.09 5.04
Region V (El Seibo, La Altagracia, La Romana, San Pedro de Macoris, Hato Mayor) 5.67 5.59 5.52 5.45 5.38 5.31 5.24 5.16 5.09 5.02 4.96 4.90 4.83 4.77 4.71 4.66 4.60 4.55 4.50 4.44 4.39 4.34 4.28 4.23
Region VI (San Juan, Elias Pina) 6.26 6.20 6.15 6.09 6.03 5.98 5.92 5.86 5.81 5.75 5.67 5.59 5.52 5.44 5.36 5.31 5.27 5.22 5.17 5.13 5.08 5.03 4.99 4.94
Region VII (Dajabon, Monte Cristi, Santiago Rodriguez, Valverde) 5.71 5.60 5.50 5.40 5.30 5.20 5.10 4.99 4.89 4.79 4.75 4.70 4.66 4.61 4.57 4.53 4.49 4.45 4.40 4.36 4.32 4.28 4.24 4.20
Region VIII (La Vega, Monsenor Nouel, Sanchez Ramirez) 6.16 6.06 5.97 5.87 5.78 5.68 5.59 5.49 5.40 5.30 5.21 5.12 5.04 4.95 4.86 4.79 4.72 4.65 4.57 4.50 4.43 4.36 4.29 4.22