General profile: Haiti

GENERAL INFORMATION FOR 2017
Population
Population
Exchange rates
Exchange rate
GDP
GDP
10.981 Millions
64.750 HTG/US$
8 582 Millions current US$
Land area
Land area ¹
CPI growth (%)
CPI growth
GDP growth
GDP growth
(m) 27 560 km²
14.67 %
1.20 %
INTERNATIONAL MERCHANDISE TRADE
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-5.4 %
Merchandise exports growth rate in 2017
Total merchandise trade
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2017
Merchandise exports
470
579
882
980
Merchandise imports
1 454
3 146
3 523
3 470
Merchandise trade balance
-984
-2 567
-2 641
-2 490
Export structure by product group in 2017
(as % of total exports)
3 %3 %88 %88 %9 %9 %
Top 5 partners in 2017
(exports, millions of US$)
8243130211182431302111
INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN SERVICES
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Total trade in services ²
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2017
Services exports
145
453
724
(e) 631
Services imports
544
1 277
1 042
(e) 1 106
Services trade balance
-399
-824
-318
(e) -475
Services exports by main category ²
(as % of total services)
2005
2010
2015
2017
Transport
0.0
0.0
-
(e) 0.0
Travel
54.7
84.6
84.2
-
Other services
45.3
15.4
(e) 15.8
-
TRADE INDICES
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157157169169141141136136126126117117117117109109111111797912312312712712512511211210710790908989100100696967676969656563636767656578788080626286868989929296969999100100101101100100157169141136126117117109111791231271251121079089100696769656367657880628689929699100101100
ECONOMIC TRENDS
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+1.2 %
Gross domestic product growth rate in 2017
Economic indicators
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2017
GDP, current
4 154
6 708
8 355
8 582
GDP per capita, current US$
448
671
780
781
Real GDP growth, y-on-y, %
1.80
-5.50
1.21
1.20
Current account balance, % of GDP
0.17
-1.52
-3.24
(e) -2.87
Exchange rate (/US$)
40.449
39.797
50.706
64.750
GDP by expenditure in 2016
(as % of total GDP)
90.010.430.220.651.290.010.430.220.651.2
FDI AND EXTERNAL FINANCIAL RESOURCES
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FDI outflows as % of GDP in 2017
Financial flows
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2017
FDI inflows
26.00
178.00
105.68
374.86
FDI outflows
..
..
..
..
Personal remittances, % of GDP
23.74
21.97
26.28
28.65
Financial flows trends
(millions of US$)
2 459.02 459.02 358.72 358.72 195.62 195.61 977.01 977.01 781.01 781.01 612.31 612.31 551.41 551.41 473.81 473.81 375.51 375.51 369.81 369.81 222.11 222.11 062.91 062.9986.2986.2931.5931.5811.0811.0675.7675.7623.6623.6578.0578.037537510510510610699991611611561561191191781785555303075751611612626661414665513132 459.02 358.72 195.61 977.01 781.01 612.31 551.41 473.81 375.51 369.81 222.11 062.9986.2931.5811.0675.7623.6578.037510510699161156119178553075161266146513FDI 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
2017
Balance, % of GDP
-30.04
-48.76
-32.83
(e) -37.89
Balance, % of imports
-67.34
-76.29
-61.08
(e) -66.13
Normalized balance
-0.508
-0.617
-0.440
(e) -0.494
Trade openness ²
(sum of imports and exports as % of GDP)
77767574727177795959535859
LABOUR FORCE
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Labour force by gender in 2017
(as % of total labour force, all sectors)
Male
52%Male 52%Female
48%Female 48%
OTHER INDICATORS
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0 %
Share of the total world merchant fleet in 2017
Maritime transport indicators
 
2005
2010
2015
2017
Merchant fleet, national flag (thousands of DWT)
1
2
1
1
Liner shipping connectivity index (maximum 2004 = 100 for China)
3.43
7.58
6.54
8.89
Container port throughput (TEU)
..
189 000
176 850
178 400
Information economy indicators
(as % of)
2005
2010
2015
2017
Share of ICT goods, % of total exports
..
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..
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Share of ICT goods, % of total imports
..
..
..
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Share of workforce involved in the ICT sector
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..
..
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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.
m
Estimated. Data refers to 2013.
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: 19 November 2018