World Country List. Country Name, Country Continent & Country Region. For complete country details, click on country name.

Complete details about Dominica in North America with capital city Roseau

Country NameDominica (Dominica)
Country CodeDMA
Capital CityRoseau
ContinentNorth America
RegionCaribbean
Independence Year1978
Population71000
Surface Area751.0
Life Expectancy73.4 years
GNP256.0 (old 243.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Creole English     (100.0%)
Creole French     (0.0%)

Major Cities

Roseau, St George     (population 16243)

Dominica's most recent News and Stories



Publisher: Times ColonistThu, 31 Jul 2014 20:38:20 -0700
Tropical Storm Bertha forms in the Atlantic; storm warnings for Barbados, Dominica

A tropical storm warning has been issued for Barbados and Dominica. A tropical storm watch has been issued for Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Bertha was expected to pass near Barbados on Friday afternoon and travel through the central Lesser ...   read full story

Related news/stories

Publisher: eTurboNewsThu, 31 Jul 2014 20:56:15 -0700
Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands: Tropical storm watch read full story
Publisher: seattlepi.comThu, 31 Jul 2014 16:48:45 -0700
Tropical Storm Bertha forms in the Atlantic; storm warnings issued for ... read full story


Publisher: Yahoo NewsFri, 18 Jul 2014 07:53:51 -0700
Dominica legislator charged with inciting murder

ROSEAU, Dominica (AP) ? A legislator who publicly criticized an electoral official in the eastern Caribbean island of Dominica has been arrested and charged with inciting the murder of a public official. The charge against opposition senator Daniel ...   read full story

Related news/stories

Publisher: Jamaica ObserverFri, 18 Jul 2014 01:15:00 -0700
Political speech lands Opposition legislator in trouble read full story


Publisher: Caribbean JournalTue, 29 Jul 2014 23:33:45 -0700
In Dominica, Helping Small Businesses Go Green

Dominica's Agricultural Industrial and Development Bank will soon be implementing a pilot project to finance energy efficiency investments by micro, small and medium-sized enterprises in the country. The project is being supported by the Caribbean ...   read full story


Publisher: News dominicaSun, 27 Jul 2014 13:48:45 -0700
Hummingbird Air begins charter flights into Canefield Airport in Dominica

Canefield, Dominica (TDN) --- Hummingbird Air has started special weekend charter flights directly from St Thomas to Dominica and return. Meanwhile the new airline company has submitted an application to the US Department of Transportation for ...   read full story

Dominica Tweets

From @JEMM_____ on Fri Aug 01 01:44:13 EDT 2014 RT @ElNuevoDia: #Bertha: Emiten vigilancia de tormenta para Barbados, Dominica, Puerto Rico e Islas VÝrgenes - http://t.co/VwC4YWfzfo http:?
From @spladza on Fri Aug 01 01:43:34 EDT 2014 RT @bienglace: [URGENT] Naissance de la 2nde Tempŕte Tropicale de la saison #Bertha Ó 23h00 #Martinique #Guadeloupe #Dominica #StLucia #Bar?
From @dominicatou on Fri Aug 01 01:40:40 EDT 2014 ????:????????? ????????? ?????? ??? ????? ??? ??? ???? ... http://t.co/qbP2ygH5pK #????? #dominica #?????? #sougofollow
From @dominicatou on Fri Aug 01 01:40:38 EDT 2014 ????:????????? ????????? ?????? ??? ????? ??? N??? NBOX ?... http://t.co/QaCPC0g45y #????? #dominica #?????? #sougofollow
From @Glossology on Fri Aug 01 01:35:20 EDT 2014 RT @AP: BREAKING: Tropical Storm Bertha forms in the Atlantic; storm warnings issued for Barbados, Dominica
From @tgonz14 on Fri Aug 01 01:34:53 EDT 2014 RT @ElNuevoDia: #Bertha: Emiten vigilancia de tormenta para Barbados, Dominica, Puerto Rico e Islas VÝrgenes - http://t.co/VwC4YWfzfo http:?
From @gabnesss on Fri Aug 01 01:34:10 EDT 2014 RT @ElNuevoDia: #Bertha: Emiten vigilancia de tormenta para Barbados, Dominica, Puerto Rico e Islas VÝrgenes - http://t.co/VwC4YWfzfo http:?
From @_CreativeSouls on Fri Aug 01 01:30:15 EDT 2014 RT @_brittanymonae_: "@Fleacoo: 6.) if you could take one trip to any place, where would it be?" Dominica Republic ?
From @_Kai1314 on Fri Aug 01 01:29:20 EDT 2014 RT @ElNuevoDia: #Bertha: Emiten vigilancia de tormenta para Barbados, Dominica, Puerto Rico e Islas VÝrgenes - http://t.co/VwC4YWfzfo http:?
From @ofsmexico on Fri Aug 01 01:29:14 EDT 2014 ┐Has pensado en ser religiosa? Las Hermanas Dominicas de Maria pueden ser tu opcion. http://t.co/e8VpHcqktW https://t.co/j4rGmTuJjI
From @_NVLR on Fri Aug 01 01:28:37 EDT 2014 RT @ElNuevoDia: #Bertha: Emiten vigilancia de tormenta para Barbados, Dominica, Puerto Rico e Islas VÝrgenes - http://t.co/VwC4YWfzfo http:?
From @14Anailil on Fri Aug 01 01:27:46 EDT 2014 RT @ElNuevoDia: #Bertha: Emiten vigilancia de tormenta para Barbados, Dominica, Puerto Rico e Islas VÝrgenes - http://t.co/VwC4YWfzfo http:?
From @Fleacoo on Fri Aug 01 01:26:54 EDT 2014 RT @_brittanymonae_: "@Fleacoo: 6.) if you could take one trip to any place, where would it be?" Dominica Republic ?
From @amandacochoa on Fri Aug 01 01:26:38 EDT 2014 RT @writelizabeth: ?@AP: BREAKING: Tropical Storm Bertha forms in the Atlantic; warnings issued for Barbados, Dominica? @amandacochoa if "B?
From @_brittanymonae_ on Fri Aug 01 01:26:29 EDT 2014 "@Fleacoo: 6.) if you could take one trip to any place, where would it be?" Dominica Republic ?