The poorest provinces in the Dominican Republic
The border provinces with Haiti are the poorest in the Dominican Republic. According to a Poverty Map published by the Ministry of Economy, Elias Pina is the poorest province, with a poverty rate of 83.2%. Others that follow are Pedernales (74.6%), Bahoruco 74.5%, Independencia 72.9% and El Seibo in the east with 70.7%.
Source: DR1, Eldinero
April 29, 2015
Category: DR News |