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Haiti

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Country Report

Statistics:

  • Total population (2006): 9,446,000
  • Gross national income per capita (2006-PPP international $): 1,070
  • Income share held by lowest 20% (2001): 2.4%
  • Life expectancy at birth m/f (years): 59/63 (2006)
  • Rural population (% of total population) (2006): 60.5%
  • Agriculture, value added (% of GDP) (2003): 27.9%
  • Probability of dying under five (per 1 000 live births): 80 (2006)
  • Total expenditure on health as % of GDP (2006): 8.0
  • Foreign direct investment, net (BoP, current US$ million) (2006) 160

(Figures are for 2006 unless indicated. Sources: WHO, IFAD, World Bank)

Information from HLTF agencies

IMF

UN

OECD

DESA

WHO

UNDP

UN special adviser on MDGs

UNOHRLLS

UNDPKO

UNCTAD

WTO

IFAD

WB

FAO

WFP

UNHCR

OCHA

UNICEF

UNEP

Food Security and Haiti National Government

Already in late 90s, and as a follow up to the 1996 World Food Summit, the Government of Haiti set up a National Food Security Coordination Unit (CNSA - Coordination Nationale pour la Sécurité Alimentaire). The CNSA website provides information on the food security situation in Haiti.

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