Haiti — Border Monitoring Situation Report (20 July 2015)

Contact
DTM Haiti, DTMHaiti@iom.int
Language
English
Location
Haiti
Period Covered
Jun 16 2015 -
Jul 17 2015
Activity
  • Flow Monitoring

Summary

From 16th June to 17th July 2015 IOM teams had a presence at nine official and unofficial border entry points. During this exercise, the teams interviewed 491 households, corresponding to 1,643 individuals who had crossed the border. 27.9% (corresponding to 458 individuals) were from the age group of 6-17 years old closely followed by 27.0% pertaining to the age group of 18-30 years (443 individuals), and followed by the age group of 1-5 consisng of 346 individuals (or 21.1%). Of the persons assessed, a majority (861 persons or 52.4%) declared being born in Hai and 644 persons or 39.2% declared being born in the Dominican Republic.