Links to GIS data for Haiti

Recent articles about GIS and remote sensing in Haiti

2013 article published in the International Journal of Health Geographics entitled "Using ArcMap, Google Earth, and Global Positioning Systems to select and locate random households in rural Haiti" by Dr. Peter J. Wampler; Dr. Richard Rediske, and Dr. Azizur Molla.

Free Downloadable Data

GIS data resources from Haitidata.org

Global Land Cover Facility: Earth Science Data Interface [raster]

USGS: Seamless Data Server [raster]

Haiti Earthquake Data Portal [raster and vector]

Digital Chart of the World Server (DCW) [raster and vector]

 

Data Download for Cost

GeoCommunity

 

Compiled GIS data (zip files)

Administration Boundary Files [vector]

resource format: shapefile

file size: 1,956 KB

source: DCW

Roads of Haiti [vector]

resource format: shapefile

file size: 3,148 KB

source: Minustah

Placenames:Towns and Cities [vector]

resource format: shapefile

file size: 566 KB

source: DCW

Major Rivers of Haiti [vector]

resource format: shapefile

file size: 174 KB

source: Minustah

Hydrography of Haiti [vector]

resource format: shapefile

file size: 6,354 KB

source: Minustah

Major Lakes of Haiti [vector]

resource format: shapefile

file size: 114 KB

source: Minustah

Fault Lines by Miinustah [vector]

resource format: shapefile

file size: 314 KB

source: Minustah

Demographics: Population density, Male/Female population, number of houses [vector]

resource format: shapefile

file size: 938 KB

source: Minustah

 

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