Haiti

Decennial Population

year population est.
1950 3,221,277
1960 3,869,288
1970 4,713,134
1980 5,691,941
1990 7,110,116
2000 8,578,234
2010 9,896,400
2020 11,288,313
2025 11,934,817
2050 14,353,096
2075 15,123,360
2100 14,798,600
source: UN - WPP 2012 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

départmentcapitalarea in
sq.km.
population
1995
estimate
population
2003-08-07
census
population
2009
estimate
Departement de L'ArtiboniteGonaïves4,886.941,013,7791,070,3971,571,020
Departement du CentreHinche3,487.41490,790565,043678,626
Departement de la Grand-AnseJérémie1,911.97641,399337,516425,878
Departement des NippesMiragoâne1,267.77 266,379311,497
Departement du NordCap-Haïtien2,114.91759,318773,546970,495
Departement du Nord-EstFort-Liberté1,622.93248,764300,493358,277
Departement du Nord-OuestPort-de-Paix2,102.88420,971445,080662,777
Departement de L'OuestPort-au-Prince4,982.562,494,8623,093,6983,664,620
Departement du SudLes Cayes2,653.60653,398627,311704,760
Departement du Sud-EstJacmel2,034.10457,013449,585575,293
total 27,065.077,180,2947,929,0489,923,243
source: Institut Haïtien de Statistique et d'Informatique (IHSI), Haiti.

Main cities

namepopulation
1990
estimate
population
1995
estimate
population
2009
estimate
latitude /
longitude
Port-au-Prince690,168846,247875,97818.52/-72.28
Carrefour216,930277,662430,250 
Delmas178,990232,142359,451 
Pétion-Ville55,31269,543271,175 
Cité Soleil....241,055 
Gonaïves49,32059,049228,725 
Cap-Haïtien86,445100,638155,505 
Saint Marc....122,747 
Port-de-Paix....99,580 
Tabarre....99,011 
Croix des Bouquets....84,812 
Léogane....78,477 
Pétit-Gôave....76,243 
source: Ambassade d'Haïti, Washington DC.
note: The metropolitan area of Port-au-Prince was estimated at 1,425,594 for 1995.