| GEOGRAPHIC NAMES | GEOLOGY | USA STATS | CHINA STATS | COUNTRY CODES | AIRPORTS | RELIGION | JOBS |

Trinidad and Tobago PEOPLE 2013

SOURCE: 2013 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK AND OTHER SOURCES











Trinidad and Tobago PEOPLE 2013
SOURCE: 2013 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK AND OTHER SOURCES


Page last updated on February 5, 2013

Nationality:
noun: Trinidadian(s), Tobagonian(s)
adjective: Trinidadian, Tobagonian

Ethnic groups:
Indian (South Asian) 40%, African 37.5%, mixed 20.5%, other 1.2%, unspecified 0.8% (2000 census)

Languages:
English (official), Caribbean Hindustani (a dialect of Hindi), French, Spanish, Chinese

Religions:
Roman Catholic 26%, Protestant 25.8% (Anglican 7.8%, Baptist 7.2%, Pentecostal 6.8%, Seventh-Day Adventist 4%), Hindu 22.5%, Muslim 5.8%, other Christian 5.8%, other 10.8%, unspecified 1.4%, none 1.9% (2000 census)

Population:
1,226,383 (July 2012 est.)
country comparison to the world: 158

Age structure:
0-14 years: 19.5% (male 121,872/female 116,859)
15-24 years: 14.4% (male 91,247/female 84,920)
25-54 years: 47.1% (male 299,063/female 278,657)
55-64 years: 10.3% (male 62,815/female 63,678)
65 years and over: 8.7% (male 46,198/female 61,074) (2012 est.)

Median age:
total: 33.5 years
male: 33.1 years
female: 34 years (2012 est.)

Population growth rate:
-0.086% (2012 est.)
country comparison to the world: 199

Birth rate:
14.25 births/1,000 population (2012 est.)
country comparison to the world: 142

Death rate:
8.35 deaths/1,000 population (July 2012 est.)
country comparison to the world: 87

Net migration rate:
-6.76 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2012 est.)
country comparison to the world: 200

Urbanization:
urban population: 14% of total population (2010)
rate of urbanization: 3% annual rate of change (2010-15 est.)

Major cities - population:
PORT-OF-SPAIN (capital) 57,000 (2009)

Sex ratio:
at birth: 1.03 male(s)/female
under 15 years: 1.04 male(s)/female
15-64 years: 1.06 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.76 male(s)/female
total population: 1.03 male(s)/female (2011 est.)

Maternal mortality rate:
46 deaths/100,000 live births (2010)
country comparison to the world: 112

Infant mortality rate:
total: 26.73 deaths/1,000 live births
country comparison to the world: 73
male: 28.05 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 25.38 deaths/1,000 live births (2012 est.)

Life expectancy at birth:
total population: 71.67 years
country comparison to the world: 135
male: 68.81 years
female: 74.6 years (2012 est.)

Total fertility rate:
1.72 children born/woman (2012 est.)
country comparison to the world: 169

Health expenditures:
5.6% of GDP (2009)
country comparison to the world: 122

Physicians density:
1.175 physicians/1,000 population (2007)

Hospital bed density:
2.5 beds/1,000 population (2008)

Sanitation facility access:
improved:

urban: 92% of population
rural: 92% of population
total: 92% of population
unimproved:
urban: 8% of population
rural: 8% of population
total: 8% of population

HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate:
1.5% (2009 est.)
country comparison to the world: 35

HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS:
15,000 (2009 est.)
country comparison to the world: 85

HIV/AIDS - deaths:
fewer than 1,000 (2009 est.)
country comparison to the world: 66

Children under the age of 5 years underweight:
4.4% (2000)
country comparison to the world: 87

Education expenditures:
NA

Literacy:
definition: age 15 and over can read and write
total population: 98.6%
male: 99.1%
female: 98% (2003 est.)

School life expectancy (primary to tertiary education):
total: 12 years
male: 11 years
female: 12 years (2007)

Unemployment, youth ages 15-24:
total: 10.5%
country comparison to the world: 101
male: 8.8%
female: 12.9% (2008)

People - note:
in 2007, the government of Trinidad and Tobago estimated the population to be 1.3 million


NOTE: 1) The information regarding Trinidad and Tobago on this page is re-published from the 2013 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Trinidad and Tobago PEOPLE 2013 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Trinidad and Tobago PEOPLE 2013 should be addressed to the CIA.
2) The rank that you see is the CIA reported rank, which may habe the following issues:
  a) They assign increasing rank number, alphabetically for countries with the same value of the ranked item, whereas we assign them the same rank.
  b) The CIA sometimes assignes counterintuitive ranks. For example, it assigns unemployment rates in increasing order, whereas we rank them in decreasing order






This page was last modified 11-Mar-13
Copyright © 1995- , ITA (all rights reserved).

    . Feedback