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Business in Haiti


Repiblik d Ayiti
République d'Haïti

Republic of Haiti
Flag of Haiti Coat of arms of Haiti
Flag Coat of arms
Motto: L'Union Fait La Force
(French for "Union Makes Strength")
Anthem: La Dessalinienne
Location of Haiti
Capital Port-au-Prince
18°32′N 72°20′W
Largest city Port-au-Prince
Official language(s) French, Haitian Creole
Government Republic
- President René Préval
- Prime Minister Jacques-Edouard Alexis
Independence
- From France January 1, 1804
Area
- Total 27,750 km² (143rd)
10,714 sq mi
- Water (%) 0.7
Population
- July 2005 est. 8,528,0001 (88th)
- 1982 census 5,053,792
- Density 292.7/km² (28th)
758.1/sq mi
GDP (PPP) 2005 estimate
- Total $12.94 billion (124th)
- Per capita $1,600 (148th)
HDI (2003) 0.475 (153rd) – low
Currency Gourde (HTG)
Time zone (UTC-5)
- Summer (DST) (UTC-4)
Internet TLD .ht
Calling code +509
1 Note: estimates for this country explicitly take into account the effects of excess mortality due to AIDS; this can result in lower life expectancy, higher infant mortality and death rates, lower population and growth rates, and changes in the distribution of population by age and sex than would otherwise be expected.
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