Dominican Republic

Account Ownership

Percent of adults age 15+ with an account at a financial institution or through a mobile money provider. Regional average excludes high income countries

Source: The Global Findex Database 2017

Gender Gap in Account Ownership

Percent of adults age 15+ with an account by gender

Source: The Global Findex Database 2017

Use of Financial Services

Percent of adults age 15+ in 2017

Source: The Global Findex Database 2017
Paper

This paper analyzes the potential for fintech to facilitate cheaper and more efficient remittances, and to enhance financial inclusion in Central America.

Case study

Examining the potential roles of loan officers in preventing over-indebtedness
Case study

Analyzing Banco ADOPEM’s approach of designing a youth savings product

News & Events

Members of the financial inclusion community contributed the following news and events.