Dominica became an independent state in 1978, after gaining its sovereignty from The United Kingdom. The population of Dominica is 73,126 (2012) and the nation has a density of 97 people per square kilometer.
The currency of Dominica is the East Caribbean Dollar (XCD). As well, the people of Dominica are refered to as Dominican.
The dialing code for the country is 1 and the top level internet domain for Dominican sites is .dm.
Dominica does not share land borders with any countries.
To learn more, visit our detailed Dominica section.
|Density||97.4 / km2 ( 252.2 / mi2 )|
|Capital||Roseau (Saint George)|
|Currency||East Caribbean Dollar|
|GDP||537,777,778 (2014 data)|
|GDP per Capita||7,354 (2014 data)|
|Land Area||751 km2 (290 mi2)|
What is the capital of Dominica?
Roseau is the capital city of Dominica. It has a population of 16,571, and is located on a latitue of 15.3 and longitude of -61.39.
Roseau is also the political center of Dominica, which is considered a Republic, and home to its Ceremonial head of state.
Quick Facts About Roseau, the Capital Of Dominica
|Elevation||11 meters over sea level|