Click to add text...

Member's countries

USA
Antigua
Antilles
Aruba
Bahamas
Barbados
Belize
Canada
Dominica
French Guiana
Grenada
Guatamala
Guyana
Haiti
Jamaica
Martinique
Montserrat
Netherlands
Panama
Saint Kitts
Saint Lucia
St. Martin
St. Vincent &
The Grenadines
Suriname
Trinadad
& Tabago
United Kingdom
US Virgin Islands
Venezuela

Haiti Country Profile

Haiti became the world's first black-led republic and the first independent Caribbean state when it threw off French colonial control and slavery in a series of wars in the early 19th century. However, decades of poverty, environmental degradation, violence, instability and dictatorship have left it as the poorest nation in the Americas.

Full name: Republic of Haiti

Population: 10.2 million (UN, 2010)

Capital: Port-au-Prince

Area: 27,750 sq km (10,714 sq miles)

Major languages: Creole, French

Major religion: Christianity

Life expectancy: 60 years (men), 64 years (women) (UN)

Monetary unit: 1 gourde = 100 centimes

Main exports: Light manufactures, coffee, oils, mangoes

GNI per capita: Estimated to be low income: $995 or less (World Bank, 2009)

Internet domain: .ht

International dialling code: +509

President: Michel Martelly

Click Here to visit the Embassy Website.

Home | About Us | Executive Committee | Grand jurisdiction | Contact Us | Product Catalog |

© 2008 The Independent United Order of Mechanics www.iuomwh.org All Rights Reserved Professional Internet Solutions Contents may not be duplicated or reproduced without the express written consent from International Headquarters.