Official English Name: Republic of Haiti
Official Local Name(s): République d’Haïti (French), Repiblik d’Ayiti (Hatian Creole)
Common English Name: Haiti
|Dominican Republic (East)|
|Caribbean Sea (West)|
|27,750 km2 (97.3% land, 0.7% water)|
|Chaîne de la Selle (2,680 m)|
|Roman Catholic (54.7%)
Croix des Bouquets (229,127)
|President Jocelerme Privert|
|Prime Minister Enex Jean-Charles|
|1 January 1804 (from France)|
|$1 (USD) = G64.56|
It is considered disrespectful to enter a household and not greet the elders.
Excusing yourself from mealtime is considered rude as eating is considered a social activity.
Pointing is rude and offensive.
At restaurants, the person who extended the invitation pays the bill, unless the person is a woman.
https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/ha.html (Majority of information)
http://www.clinecenter.illinois.edu/research/CREG/ethnicity/Haiti-ethnicity.pdf (Ethnic data)
http://worldpopulationreview.com/countries/haiti-population/cities/ (City population data)
Wolfram|Alpha (Currency exchange data)
Information accurate to best of ability as of 7 November 2016