♦ Facts

2019 China investments in Haiti

  • Chinese built the new Parliament an imposing complex of 40,000m2 consisting of 4 buildings that cost 89 million dollars.

2019 Trade Surplus -4.10% of GDP,

3 Main Export commodities:

  1. Oil
  2. Cocoa
  3. Mangoes

3 Main Import commodities:

  1. Food / manufactured goods
  2. machinery and transport equipment
  3. fuels, raw material

Natural Resources

  • Bauxite, Copper, Calcium carbonate, Gold, Marble, Hydropower, Arable land

2019 GDP $8.82 Billion, GDP per Capita $784.08, up by $122.07 since 2010

2019, IFC input US $116 million

President: Jovenel Moïse

2019 WHO participation US Funding $1,617,652

  • Supporting the National Plan for the Elimination of Cholera in Haiti, through the strengthening of disease surveillance, clinical management, alert and response and vaccination

2019 Population 11,263,077 

Capital : Port-au-Prince 1,234,742 population

  • 0-14 years: 32.27%
  • 15-24 years: 21.11%
  • 25-54 years: 37.32%
  • 55-64 years: 5.1%
  • 65 years and over: 4.21%

* 230 Chinese people living in Haiti as of 2010

Modern contraceptive prevalence in Haiti (except condom use) was 30% in both urban and rural areas. 

♦ Telecom Subs

  • Natcom
  • Digicel

♦ The HAITI Stock Exchange Market cap and other numbers:  

  • Market Cap (USD): 2.83 B
  • Free Float in %: 39.71%
  • Number of Shares (in MM): 1,596.00

♦ Communication

  • Broadcast media: 98 TV stations (including 1 government owned)
  • Telephones – Fixed lines: Total subscriptions is 5,922 (<1% subscription rate out of 100 inhabitants)
  • Mobile cellular: Total subscriptions is 6,399,044 (59% subscription rate out of 100 inhabitants)
  • Broadband: Total subscriptions is 31,100 (<1% subscription rate out of 100 inhabitants)
  • Internet users: Total subscriptions is 1,282,686 (12.2% of current population)
  • Internet country code: .ht 

*TELEPHONES

  • Total subscriptions: 5,922
  • Subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: less than 1 (2018 est.)
  • Country comparison to the world: 204 (main lines in use compares the total number of main telephone lines in use).

*MOBILE CELLULAR

  • Total subscriptions: 6,399,044
  • Subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 59 (2018 est.)
  • Country comparison to the world: 111 (mobile cellular compares the total number of mobile cellular telephone subscribers).

♦ Education Related 

Education System

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Illiterate Population

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Literacy Rate

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♦ Energy

ELECTRICITY ACCESS

*Collected from industry reports, national surveys, and international sources:

  • Population without electricity: 8 million (2017)
  • Electrification – total population: 38.7% (2016)
  • Electrification – urban areas: 65.4% (2016)
  • Electrification – rural areas: 0.5% (2016)