Population: 10,788,440 (July 2018, est.)
Official Language: French and Creole
Government/Religion: Haiti is a Republic. Its capital is Port-au-Prince. The religious breakdown is: Roman Catholic 80%, Protestant 16% (Baptist 10%, Pentecostal 4%, Adventist 1%, other 1%), none 1%, other 3%. Roughly half of the population practices voodoo.
Travel Documents Required: Valid U.S. Passport - Upon arrival; $10 USD Country Entrance Fee
Required Vaccinations: None
LifeWalk Mission International strongly advises each missionary to consult with their physician
or local travel health specialist to receive medical advisories based on the country(ies) you will be visiting. You may or may not choose to receive all the immunizations recommended by the U.S. based Centers for Disease Control or your physician. It is your personal decision what immunizations you receive, but we recommend you seek a medical professional’s advice concerning that decision.
Update: April 9, 2019 - Watch Level 4, Do Not Travel
Currency: Haitian Gourdes (HTG). 65.21 HTG = $1 USD (06/2017 est.)
Time Difference: 1 hour behind EST (During the months of Daylight Savings’ Time, it is the same time as EST).
Electricity: Voltage 110-120 Volts (Same as U.S./Canada, most other areas are 220-240 Volts).
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Proposed Travel Dates:
December 14 - 22, 2019
Then I heard the voice of the Lord saying, "Whom shall I send? And who will go for us?" And I said, "Here am I.........
Isaiah 6:8 (NIV)