Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago

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Trinidad and Tobago, is a country located at Caribbean, it has an area of 5,130 Km2 so it is one of the smallest countries in the world.

Trinidad and Tobago, with a population of 1,394,973 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and has a population density of 272 people per km2.

It's capital is Port of Spain and its currency is Trinidad and Tobago dollars

Trinidad and Tobago is holding the 109 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2019 was 9,688 millions of euros (10,846 millions of dollars), ( 45.12% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 6,945€ euros per inhabitant7,775$ dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Trinidad and Tobago was on December of 2020 and it was 0.8%.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Trinidad and Tobago, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.796 points in 2019, leaving it in 68th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Trinidad and Tobago are business, you must know it's in the 105th of the Doing Business ranking , which provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms.

In the tables at the bottom of the page, you can see more information about the economy and demography of Trinidad and Tobago, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Port of Spain: Monthly Temp.
Port of Spain: Monthly Rainfall
Trinidad and Tobago Economy
Gouvernement
Annual GDP [+]201921,679M.€
Annual GDP [+]201924,270M.$
GDP per capita [+]201915,541€
GDP per capita [+]201917,398$
Debt (M.€.) [+]20199,688
Debt (M.$.) [+]201910,846
Debt (%GDP) [+]201945.12%
Debt Per Capita [+]20196,945€
Debt Per Capita [+]20197,775$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2019-793
Deficit (M.$) [+]2019-888
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2019-3.69%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20196,429.0
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20197,197.2
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2003317.9
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2003359.6
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]200313.91%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2017738.6
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]2017834.4
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201711.21%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2019159.5
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2019178.6
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20194.95%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201929.94%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20194,609€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20195,159$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2003248€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2003280$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017529€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017598$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2019114€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2019128$
Moody's Rating [+]05/22/2020Ba1
S&P Rating [+]03/26/2020BBB-
Corruption Index [+]201841
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201979º
Fragile States Index [+]201854.6
RTI Raking [+]09/28/201860º
Innovation Ranking [+]201896º
Labour
Unemployment rate [+]2016Q42.8%
Unemployed [+]2016Q418 m.
NMW [+]2013337.6 $
NMW [+]2013256.1 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201759º
Markets
Euro / Trinidad and Tobago dollars [+]02/23/20218.2170
US Dollar exchange rate [+]02/23/20216.7669
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]December 20200.8%
Money Market
Key rates [+]03/31/20203.50%
Business
Doing Business [+]2019105º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 201910,707
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 201910.53
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015289.78
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201612.50%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202025.0%
Trade
Annual arrivals [+]2018375,000
Exports [+]20196,538.6 M.€
Exports [+]20197,320.0 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201930.16%
Imports [+]20195,359.5 M.€
Imports [+]20196,000.0 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201924.72%
Trade balance [+]20191,179.1 M.€
Trade balance [+]20191,320.0 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]20195.44%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2019272
Global Peace Ranking [+]202088º
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2017150.4
% Immigrant [+]20194.25%
% Emigrant [+]201923.96%
Birth Rate [+]201812.94‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201720.3
Crude death rate [+]20188.38‰
Fertility Rate [+]20181.73
Population [+]20191,394,973
Immigrant stock [+]201959,249
Emigrant stock [+]2019334,304
HDI [+]20190.796
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201644º
Life expectancy [+]201873.38
Suicides [+]2015198
Suicide rate [+]201514.44
Number of homicides [+]2015420
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201530.65
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]201923.81
Annual crude oil production [+]201959
Crude Oil Reserves (Million barrels) [+]2021243.0
Consumption GWh [+]20188,246
Generation GWh [+]20188,672
Others
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]02/23/2021139
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]02/23/20217,686
Fully vaccinated [+]02/22/20210
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]02/23/202199.64
Doses administered [+]02/22/2021440