Haiti

Decennial Population

year population est.
1950 3,221,277
1960 3,866,160
1970 4,708,639
1980 5,688,832
1990 7,099,733
2000 8,549,202
2010 9,999,617
2020 11,378,336
2025 12,004,684
2050 14,188,615
2075 14,466,386
2100 13,543,750
source: UN - WPP 2015 Revision (medium).

General Information


Official name the Republic of Haiti
Capital Port-au-Prince
Region the Caribbean
ISO code HT
Statistical agency Institut Haïtien de Statistique et d'Informatique (IHSI)


Administrative units

codedépartmentadministrative centerarea in
sq.km.
population
2003-08-07
census
population
2015
estimate
Departement de L'ArtiboniteGonaïves4,886.941,070,3971,727,524
Departement du CentreHinche3,487.41565,043746,236
Departement de la Grand-AnseJérémie1,911.97337,516468,301
Departement des NippesMiragoâne1,267.77266,379342,525
Departement du NordCap-Haïtien2,114.91773,5461,067,177
Departement du Nord-EstFort-Liberté1,622.93300,493393,967
Departement du Nord-OuestPort-de-Paix2,102.88445,080728,807
Departement de L'OuestPort-au-Prince4,982.563,093,6984,029,705
Departement du SudLes Cayes2,653.60627,311774,976
Departement du Sud-EstJacmel2,034.10449,585632,601
 total 27,065.077,929,04810,911,819
source: Institut Haïtien de Statistique et d'Informatique (IHSI), Haiti.

Main cities

namepopulation
1990
estimate
population
1995
estimate
population
2009
estimate
population
2015
estimate
latitude /
longitude
Port-au-Prince690,168846,247875,978977,79018.52/-72.28
Carrefour216,930277,662430,250501,768 
Delmas178,990232,142359,451395,260 
Pétion-Ville55,31269,543271,175327,923 
Gonaïves49,32059,049228,725278,584 
Cité Soleil....241,055265,072 
Cap-Haïtien86,445100,638155,505170,994 
Saint Marc....122,747149,653 
Croix des Bouquets....84,812139,728 
Pétit-Gôave....76,243123,805 
Léogâne....78,477122,650 
Port-de-Paix....99,580121,220 
Tabarre....99,011108,877 
Cayes......86,780 
source: Ambassade d'Haïti, Washington DC.
note: The metropolitan area of Port-au-Prince was estimated at 1,425,594 for 1995.