"Dominican Rep. they not better than us." - Penina...

Ricart - February 28 2015, 9:09 PM

"Dominican Rep. they not better than us." - Penina

Haiti is considerably poorer and less developed than the Dominican Republic, and Haiti is the least developed country in the western hemisphere.

In 2003, 80% of all Haitians were poor (54% living in abject poverty) and 47.1% were illiterate.

Haiti Gross domestic product is 8.459 billion USD (2013), whereas gross domestic product in DR is 61.16 billion USD (2013).

Haiti GDP per capita is 819.90 USD (2013), whereas GDP per capita in DR is 5,879.00 USD (2013).

The unemployment rate in Haiti is 39.5% (2012 est), whereas the unemployment rate in DR is 14.4.

Life expectancy in Haiti is 62.70 years (2012), whereas life expectancy in DR is 73.23 years(2012).

Literacy rate in Haiti is 47.1%, whereas literacy rate in DR is 90%.

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