This is Haiti's population pyramid for the year 2014, taken from census.gov. Population pyramids show the distribution of various age groups in a population. Haiti's population pyramid, with a wide base, is typical of underdeveloped nations.

This is Haiti's population pyramid for the year 2014, taken from census.gov. Population pyramids show the distribution of various age groups in a population. Haiti's population pyramid, with a wide base, is typical of underdeveloped nations.

133  Approximately 1% of Haiti's population owns more than 50% of the nation’s wealth.

133 Approximately 1% of Haiti's population owns more than 50% of the nation’s wealth.

http://www.meganmedicalpt.com/ With almost 60 percent of Haiti's population living well beneath the poverty line, minors under 15-years-old are forced to take on slave-like jobs to provide for themselves and their families,

http://www.meganmedicalpt.com/ With almost 60 percent of Haiti's population living well beneath the poverty line, minors under 15-years-old are forced to take on slave-like jobs to provide for themselves and their families,

'Life Goes On'  A tiny new life emerges as Destiny Ariel Dorival grimaces at her mother, Nehemie Hilaire, 39, minutes after being born in a makeshift tent serving as a maternity unit at the General Hospital in Port-au-Prince. Nearly half of Haiti's population is younger than 18 years old. Even in better times, many of this country's youth were in desperate need of aid (Nikki Kahn, The Washington Post - March 16, 2010)

'Life Goes On' A tiny new life emerges as Destiny Ariel Dorival grimaces at her mother, Nehemie Hilaire, 39, minutes after being born in a makeshift tent serving as a maternity unit at the General Hospital in Port-au-Prince. Nearly half of Haiti's population is younger than 18 years old. Even in better times, many of this country's youth were in desperate need of aid (Nikki Kahn, The Washington Post - March 16, 2010)

On December 18, 2014, at the behest of President Obama, the Department of Homeland of Security (DHS) issued an order … Continue reading

On December 18, 2014, at the behest of President Obama, the Department of Homeland of Security (DHS) issued an order … Continue reading

Haiti - Population Movements out of Port-au-Prince as of 08 February 2010

Haiti - Population Movements out of Port-au-Prince as of 08 February 2010

URBAN ANIMAL: HILLSIDE SLUM - Slum-dwelling residents of Port-au-Prince, Haiti (population 4 million, density 50,000/mile [129,500 km2]) face bleak living conditions in the Western Hemisphere’s poorest country.

URBAN ANIMAL: HILLSIDE SLUM - Slum-dwelling residents of Port-au-Prince, Haiti (population 4 million, density 50,000/mile [129,500 km2]) face bleak living conditions in the Western Hemisphere’s poorest country.

First stop on our tour: #Haiti  Population: 10110019 GDP Per Capita : $1800  Poverty Rate: 58.2% Life Expectancy: 63.51  This week take 10% off all our beautiful handmade Haitian products in our store!  #fairtrade #earthday2016 #sandiegoshopping

First stop on our tour: #Haiti Population: 10110019 GDP Per Capita : $1800 Poverty Rate: 58.2% Life Expectancy: 63.51 This week take 10% off all our beautiful handmade Haitian products in our store! #fairtrade #earthday2016 #sandiegoshopping

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