Nippes

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Nippes

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Nippes in Haiti
Country Flag of Haiti.svg Haiti
Capital Miragoâne
Government
  TypeDepartmental Council
Area
   Department 1,267.77 km2 (489.49 sq mi)
Population
 (2015) [1]
   Department 342,325
  Density270/km2 (700/sq mi)
   Urban
62,211
   Rural
280,314
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern)
ISO 3166 code HT-NI
HDI (2017)0.482 [2]
low · 5th

Nippes (Haitian Creole : Nip) is one of the ten departments (the highest-level political subdivisions) of Haiti. It is the most recently created department, having been split from Grand'Anse in 2003. [3] The capital of the department is Miragoâne.

Administrative divisions

The department of Nippes is subdivided into three arrondissements (districts), which are further subdivided into eleven communes (the equivalent of a city or municipality).

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References

  1. http://www.ihsi.ht/pdf/projection/Estimat_PopTotal_18ans_Menag2015.pdf
  2. "Sub-national HDI – Area Database – Global Data Lab". hdi.globaldatalab.org. Retrieved 2018-09-13.
  3. Hall, Michael R., ed. (2012). "Historical Dictionary of Haiti". p. 78. ISBN   9780810878105 . Retrieved 13 March 2016.

Coordinates: 18°27′N73°6′W / 18.450°N 73.100°W / 18.450; -73.100