Basic facts about Dominica

Country name: Dominica
Capital: Roseau
Country code: 249
Continent: Central America and Caribbean
Currency name: East Caribbean dollar
Independence: 1978-11-03 00:00:00
Independent from: from the UK
Total area (km2): 751
Land area (km2): 751
Water area (km2): 0
Population: 73,286
Population note: 73,286 (July 2013 est.)
Official language: English
All languages: English (official), French patois
Time zone: Eastern Caribbean (UTC–4)
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Drive on: left
Calling code: +1-767
Domain: .dm