Economy of Haiti

Imports
Imports commoditiesfood, manufactured goods, machinery and transport equipment, fuels, raw materials
Import partnersDominican Republic 34.5%, US 26.2%, Netherlands Antilles 9.4%, China 7% (2012)
Exports
Exports commoditiesapparel, manufactures, oils, cocoa, mangoes, coffee
Export partnersUS 81.7% (2012)
Economy sectors
Agriculture productscoffee, mangoes, cocoa, sugarcane, rice, corn, sorghum; wood, vetiver
Industrial productstextiles, sugar refining, flour milling, cement, light assembly based on imported parts
Economy
Unemployment7.00 % (2012)6.70 % (2011)40.6 % (2010)
Unemployment of Haiti
GDP - Official Exchange Rate8.29 Billion $ (2013)7.80 Billion $ (2012)7.52 Billion $ (2011)
GDP - Official Exchange Rate of Haiti
GDP growth rate3.40 % (2013)2.80 % (2012)5.60 % (2011)
GDP growth rate of Haiti
GDP per Capita (PPP)1,300 $ (2013)1,200 $ (2012)1,300 $ (2011)
GDP per Capita (PPP) of Haiti
GDP - Purchasing Power Parity13.4 Billion $ (2013)12.8 Billion $ (2012)12.6 Billion $ (2011)
GDP - Purchasing Power Parity of Haiti
GDP PPP per land area484 Thousand $ per square kilometer (2013)461 Thousand $ per square kilometer (2012)453 Thousand $ per square kilometer (2011)
GDP PPP per land area of Haiti
ElectricityBanking
Commercial bank prime lending rate9.20 % (2013)8.93 % (2012)11.6 % (2011)
Commercial bank prime lending rate of Haiti
GDP decomposition by sector
Agriculture % of GDP24.1 % (2013)24.7 % (2012)
Industry % of GDP19.9 % (2013)19.5 % (2012)
Services % of GDP56.0 % (2013)55.8 % (2012)
Tourism
International tourism, number of arrivals295 Thousand (2012)349 Thousand (2011)255 Thousand (2010)
International tourism, number of arrivals of Haiti
Yearly Tourist arrivals to residents ratio2.90 % (2012)3.59 % (2011)2.58 % (2010)
Yearly Tourist arrivals to residents ratio of Haiti
Debt, Current Account Balance and Budget Deficit
Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP)-4.42 % of GDP (2012)-4.51 % of GDP (2011)-2.50 % of GDP (2010)
Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) of Haiti
External Debt Stocks (Percentage of GNI)14.6 % of GNI (2012)10.6 % of GNI (2011)14.8 % of GNI (2010)
External Debt Stocks (Percentage of GNI) of Haiti
Short-term debt (percentage of total external debt)0.01 % of total external debt (2010)8.27 % of total external debt (2006)2.05 % of total external debt (2005)
Short-term debt (percentage of total external debt) of Haiti
Current Account Balance (Total)-1.28 Billion $ (2013)-1.36 Billion $ (2012)-1.73 Billion $ (2011)
Current Account Balance (Total) of Haiti
External Debt (Total)1.12 Billion $ (2013)958 Million $ (2012)675 Million $ (2011)
External Debt (Total) of Haiti
External Debt (Percentage of GDP)13.5 % of GDP (2013)12.3 % of GDP (2012)8.97 % of GDP (2011)
External Debt (Percentage of GDP) of Haiti
External Debt per Capita108 $ (2013)94.1 $ (2012)69.4 $ (2011)
External Debt per Capita of Haiti