Haiti Statistics

  • Capital: Port-au-Prince
  • Population: 9,893,934
  • GDP: $11,480,000,000 (USD)
  • Total Area:
    10,714 (sq miles)
    27,750 (sq kilometers)
  • Currency: gourde (HTG)

Haiti Facts

  • Haiti Facts... When a child loses a tooth they throw the tooth on the roof and say “Rat, Rat, Rat. I give you a beautiful tooth. ... Learn More
  • Eating and Recipes...

    The main elements of the Haitian diet are corn, cassava, millet, rice and fruit. Tropical fruits such as pineapples, mangoes, oranges and grapefruit are plentiful.

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  • Family... Haitian society is matriarchal, especially where child-rearing and family life is concerned. Haitian families consist of parents and children. In rural areas, men are responsible... Learn More
  • Fashion... Casual warm weather clothing is traditional in Haiti. Western Style clothing is worn in Urban areas. Tee-Shirts and shorts or pants in the rural area.... Learn More


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