General profile: Haiti

GENERAL INFORMATION FOR 2016
Population
Population
Exchange rates
Exchange rate
GDP
GDP
10.848 Millions
63.336 HTG/US$
7 902 Millions current US$
Land area
Land area ¹
CPI growth (%)
CPI growth
GDP growth
GDP growth
..
13.83 %
2.00 %
INTERNATIONAL MERCHANDISE TRADE
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-2.8 %
Merchandise exports growth rate in 2016
Total merchandise trade
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Merchandise exports
470
579
1 030
1 002
Merchandise imports
1 454
3 146
3 705
3 466
Merchandise trade balance
-984
-2 567
-2 675
-2 464
Export structure by product group in 2016
(as % of total exports)
2 %2 %89 %89 %9 %9 %
Top 5 partners in 2016
(exports, millions of US$)
8175128281181751282811
INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN SERVICES
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Total trade in services ²
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Services exports
145
453
724
(e) 608
Services imports
544
1 277
986
(e) 1 006
Services trade balance
-399
-824
-263
(e) -398
Services exports by main category ²
(as % of total services)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Transport
-
-
-
-
Travel
54.7
84.6
84.2
-
Other services
(e) 45.3
(e) 15.4
(e) 15.8
-
TRADE INDICES
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ECONOMIC TRENDS
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+2.0 %
Gross domestic product growth rate in 2016
Economic indicators
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2016
GDP, current
4 154
6 708
8 501
7 902
GDP per capita, current US$
448
671
794
728
Real GDP growth, y-on-y, %
1.80
-5.50
1.65
2.00
Current account balance, % of GDP
0.17
-1.52
-2.75
..
Exchange rate (/US$)
40.449
39.797
50.706
63.336
GDP by expenditure in 2015
(as % of total GDP)
88.49.631.819.849.788.49.631.819.849.7
FDI AND EXTERNAL FINANCIAL RESOURCES
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..
FDI outflows as % of GDP in 2016
Financial flows
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2016
FDI inflows
26.00
178.00
105.68
104.37
FDI outflows
..
..
..
..
Personal remittances, % of GDP
..
..
..
..
Financial flows trends
(millions of US$)
104104106106999916016015615611911917817855553030757516116126266614146655131310410699160156119178553075161266146513FDI Inwards flowsFDI Inwards flowsFDI Inwards flowsMigrant's remittances receiptsMigrant's remittances receiptsMigrant's remittances receipts
TRADE IN GOODS AND SERVICES
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Trade balance indicators ²
(as % and index)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Balance, % of GDP
-30.04
-48.76
-31.52
(e) -35.20
Balance, % of imports
-67.34
-76.29
-60.46
(e) -64.06
Normalized balance
-0.508
-0.617
-0.433
(e) -0.471
Trade openness ²
(sum of imports and exports as % of GDP)
757374717177795959535859
LABOUR FORCE
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Labour force by gender in 2016
(as % of total labour force, all sectors)
Male
53%Male 53%Female
47%Female 47%
OTHER INDICATORS
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0 %
Share of the total world merchant fleet in 2016
Maritime transport indicators
 
2005
2010
2015
2016
Merchant fleet, national flag (thousands of DWT)
1 000 000
1 535 000
572 000
572 000
Liner shipping connectivity index (maximum 2004 = 100 for China)
3.43
7.58
6.54
6.31
Container port throughput (TEU)
..
..
..
..
Information economy indicators
(as % of)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Share of ICT goods, % of total exports
..
..
..
..
Share of ICT goods, % of total imports
..
..
..
..
Share of workforce involved in the ICT sector
..
..
..
..
Source: UNCTADstat (http://unctadstat.unctad.org)
Notes:
1
Land area refers to the total area of a country excluding area under inland water bodies. It differs from the country area, that includes area under inland water bodies, but excludes offshore territorial waters.
2
Statistics presented correspond to the 6th edition of the IMF Balance of Payments and International Investment Position Manual (BPM6, 2009).
e
Estimated.
Symbols for missing values:
0
Zero means that the amount is nil or negligible
..
Not available or not separately reported
_
Not applicable
...
Not available, including no quotation
#
Non-relevant calculation
-
Not publishable
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Negative accumulation of flows; Value included in regional and global totals
Abbreviations & acronyms:
DWT:
Dead weight tons
FDI:
Foreign direct investment
GDP:
Gross domestic product
ICT:
Information and communication technology
TEU:
Twenty foot equivalent unit
US$:
United States dollar
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Generation date: 15 September 2017