Miss Dominican Republic Kimberly Jiménez made the top five finalists of the Miss Universe contest that ended on Sunday, 16 May 2021. Since 2009, a Dominican contestant had not made the top five cut.
Miss Mexico Andrea Meza won the contest and Miss Brazil Julia Gama was the runner-up. The other finalists were from India and Peru.
The top 10 were mostly from the Americas, with the Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico and Jamaica, Costa Rica, Peru, México and Brazil. From Asia, the participants from India, Australia and Thailand women made the top 10 cut.
The Miss Universe pageant took place at the Seminole Hard Rock, in Hollywood, Florida, USA.
17 May 2021