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

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.