National Symbols of Haiti

Haiti is a country in North America. It shares borders with the following countries: Dominican Republic, . The capital of Haiti is Port-au-Prince.

The official language is Haitian Creole and the Haitian gourde is the currency of the Haiti. The domain is .ht and the country code is +509.

National day is celebrated on 1 Jan 1804. Every country in the world has national symbols including national animal, national flower, motto, etc and Haiti is no exception.

In Haiti, Football is considered as a national sport, and it is a passion of many Haitian people. Cremas is not only a traditional drink, but one of the national drink of Haiti. As poetry is a highly appreciated art, many poets like Jacques Roumain represent a national Haitian symbol.

The country was founded by Jean-Jacques Dessalines. The current president of Haiti is Ariel Henry (acting) and Ariel Henry (acting) is the Prime Minister.

In Haiti the power plugs and sockets are of type A, B. The standard voltage is 110 V, 220 V and the frequency is 60 Hz.

The Haitian national anthem was written by Justin Lhérisson and composed by Nicolas Geffrard.

Country information

Official name(s) Republic of Haiti
Alternative name(s) Republic of Haiti (official, English)
Regional location Caribbean, western one-third of the island of Hispaniola, between the Caribbean Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean, west of the Dominican Republic
Country name etymology "Mountainous land", originally Hayiti. The name derives from the mountainous and hilly landscape of the western half of the island of Hispaniola.
Climate Tropical; semiarid where mountains in east cut off trade winds
Terrain Mostly rough and mountainous
Population 11,402,528
National Day 1 Jan 1804
Language(s) Haitian Creole
Religion Christianity
Country code +509
Literacy rate 48.7%
Currency Haitian gourde
Capital city Port-au-Prince
ISO HTI
Domain(TLD) .ht
Ethnicity Afro-Haitians
Head of government Prime Minister
Nationality Haitian
Driving side Drive on the Right-hand side
Date format dd/mm/yyyy
Total area 27,750 km2 (10,710 sq mi)
Timezone UTC−5 (EST)
Average elevation 470 m (1,542 ft)
Coastline 1,771 Km
Mains electricity 110 V, 220 V
Emergency telephone numbers Emergency Telephone Numbers

Coat of arms

Flag map of Haiti

Flag map of Haiti

Motto of Haiti

Liberté, égalité, fraternité -"Liberty, equality, fraternity"

National animal of Haiti

The National animal of Haiti is Hispaniolan Trogon

National Animal of Haiti - Hispaniolan Trogon

National flower of Haiti

The National flower of Haiti is Rose-Mallow. Botanical name is Hibiscus .

National flower of Haiti - Rose-Mallow

National bird of Haiti

The National bird of Haiti is Hispaniolan Trogon

National bird of Haiti - Hispaniolan Trogon

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Haitian Proverbs - Popular quotes, proverbs and sayings.

You don’t know a man before he takes a woman.

When the character of a man is not clear to you, look at his friends.

When the cat’s stomach is full, the rat’s back is bitter.

To stumble is not to fall.

To speak French doesn’t mean you are smart.

The good white man dies, the bad one remains.

The goat that has many owners will be left to die in the sun.

The donkey sweats so the horse can be decorated with lace.

The dog has four feet, but he does not walk in four roads at the same time.

The crab that walks miles too far will fall into the pot.

The constitution is paper, bayonets are steel.

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