Gross Savings (As % of GDP) rose to 26.6% in Haiti in 2019

Gross Savings (As % of GDP) (%)
Economy | Haiti | January 1, 2020
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Gross savings as a share of GDP reached 26.6 % in 2019 in Haiti, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 2.17 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, gross savings as a share of GDP in Haiti reached an all time high of 37.2 % in 1987 and an all time low of -0.044 % in 1993. When compared to Haiti's main peers, gross savings as a share of GDP in Dominican Republic amounted to 22.4 % and 15.9 % in Jamaica in 2019.

Haiti has been ranked 47th within the group of 163 countries we follow in terms of gross savings as a share of GDP, 11 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Gross savings are calculated as gross national income less total consumption, plus net transfers.

Gross Savings (As % of GDP) Unit 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023
Cayman Islands % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Cuba % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Dominican Republic % 0.214% 22.7% 22.4% 22.4% 22.3%
Haiti % 0.256% 26.0% 26.6% 25.9% 26.0%
Jamaica % 0.209% 16.1% 15.9% 15.7% 15.7%
Mexico % 0.229% 21.2% 20.8% 20.7% 20.7%
Puerto Rico % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
USA % 0.190% 18.8% 18.7% 19.0% 18.9%