Trinidad und Tobago - Daten & Fakten

Daten & Fakten
Flagge: Trinidad und Tobago Trinidad und Tobago
Hauptstadt
name: Port of Spain geographic coordinates: 10 39 N, 61 31 W time difference: UTC-4 (1 hour ahead of Washington, DC, during Standard Time)
Staatsbürgerschaft
citizenship by birth: yes citizenship by descent only: yes dual citizenship recognized: yes residency requirement for naturalization: 8 years
Government type
parliamentary republic
Legal system
English common law; judicial review of legislative acts in the Supreme Court
Suffrage
18 years of age; universal
Country Comparison :: Unemployment, youth ages 15-24
7.1
est.
Country Comparison :: GDP - per capita (PPP)
$31,300
2017 est.
Country Comparison :: Labor force
629,400
2017 est.
Country Comparison :: Unemployment rate
4.90
2017 est.
Labor force
629,400
Population below poverty line
20%(2014 est.)
Unemployment rate   (%)
4.9%(2017 est.)4%(2016 est.)
Unemployment, youth ages 15-24   (%)
total:7.1%male:7.2%female:6.9%(2016 est.)
Age structure
0-14 years:19.24%(male 119,093 /female 114,830)15-24 years:11.55%(male 73,171 /female 67,164)25-54 years:44.99%(male 285,376 /female 261,517)55-64 years:13.12%(male 79,596 /female 79,890)65 years and over:11.1%(male 58,866 /female 76,024)(2018 est.)
Birth rate   (births/1,000 population)
12.3 births/1,000 population(2018 est.)
Death rate   (deaths/1,000 population)
8.90
Languages
English (official), Trinidadian Creole English, Tobagonian Creole English, Caribbean Hindustani (a dialect of Hindi), Trinidadian Creole French, Spanish, Chinese
Life expectancy at birth   (years)
73.40
Major urban areas - population
544,000 PORT-OF-SPAIN (capital) (2018)
Median age   (years)
total:36.6 yearsmale:36.1 yearsfemale:37.1 years(2018 est.)
Net migration rate
-5.8 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2018 est.)
Population distribution
population on Trinidad is concentrated in the western half of the island, on Tobago in the southern half
Population growth rate   (%)
-0.23%(2018 est.)
Total fertility rate   (children born/woman)
1.7 children born/woman(2018 est.)
Urbanization
rate of urbanization: 0.22% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Education expenditures
NA
Country Comparison :: Stock of direct foreign investment - at home
$382,900,000
31 December 2014 est.
Country Comparison :: Stock of direct foreign investment - abroad
$1,266,000,000
2014 est.
Stock of direct foreign investment - abroad
$1.266 billion(2014 est.)$2.061 billion(2013 est.)
Stock of direct foreign investment - at home
$382,900,000
Country Comparison :: Central bank discount rate
6.75
4 March 2016 est.
Central bank discount rate   (%)
6.75
Country Comparison :: Exports
$9,927,000,000
2017 est.
Exports
$9,927,000,000
Exports - partners
US 34.8%, Argentina 9% (2017)
Area   (sq km)
total:5,128 sq kmland:5,128 sq kmwater:0 sq km
Land use
agricultural land:10.6%(2011 est.)arable land:4.9%(2011 est.) / permanent crops:4.3%(2011 est.) / permanent pasture:1.4%(2011 est.)forest:44%(2011 est.)other:45.4%(2011 est.)
Location
Caribbean, islands between the Caribbean Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean, northeast of Venezuela
Country Comparison :: Imports
$6,105,000,000
2017 est.
Imports
$6,105,000,000
Imports - partners
US 23.8%, Russia 15.3%, Colombia 11.1%, Gabon 10.5%, China 7.3% (2017)
Country Comparison :: Inflation rate (consumer prices)
1.90
2017 est.
Inflation rate (consumer prices)   (%)
1.90
Country Comparison :: Electricity - production
10,070,000,000
2016 est.
Country Comparison :: Electricity - consumption
9,867,000,000
2016 est.
Country Comparison :: Electricity - exports
2016 est.
Country Comparison :: Electricity - imports
2016 est.
Country Comparison :: Crude oil - production
36,620
2017 est.
Country Comparison :: Crude oil - exports
31,030
2015 est.
Country Comparison :: Crude oil - imports
80,860
2015 est.
Country Comparison :: Natural gas - production
36,730,000,000
2017 est.
Country Comparison :: Natural gas - exports
15,490,000,000
2017 est.
Country Comparison :: Natural gas - imports
2017 est.
Country Comparison :: Telephones - fixed lines
257,445
2017 est.
Country Comparison :: Telephones - mobile cellular
2,030,637
2017 est.
Country Comparison :: Internet users
846,000
July 2016 est.
Country Comparison :: Broadband - fixed subscriptions
326,776
2017 est.
Country Comparison :: Airports
4
2013
Airports
4
Broadband - fixed subscriptions
total:326,776(2017 est.)subscriptions per 100 inhabitants:27(2017 est.)
Crude oil - exports   (bbl/day)
31,030
Crude oil - imports   (bbl/day)
80,860 bbl/day(2015 est.)
Crude oil - production   (bbl/day)
36,620 bbl/day(2017 est.)
Electricity - consumption   (kWh)
9,867,000,000
Electricity - exports   (kWh)
0
Electricity - imports   (kWh)
0
Electricity - production   (kWh)
10,070,000,000
Internet users
total: 846,000 (July 2016 est.)
Natural gas - exports   (cu m)
15,490,000,000
Natural gas - imports   (cu m)
0 cu m(2017 est.)
Natural gas - production   (cu m)
36.73 billion cu m(2017 est.)
Roadways

Telephones - fixed lines
total subscriptions:257,445(2017 est.)subscriptions per 100 inhabitants:21(2017 est.)
Telephones - mobile cellular
2,030,637
Disputes - international
Barbados and Trinidad and Tobago abide by the April 2006 Permanent Court of Arbitration decision delimiting a maritime boundary and limiting catches of flying fish in Trinidad and Tobago's EEZ; in 2005, Barbados and Trinidad and Tobago agreed to compulsory international arbitration under UN Convention on the Law of the Sea challenging whether the northern limit of Trinidad and Tobago's and Venezuela's maritime boundary extends into Barbadian waters; Guyana has expressed its intention to include itself in the arbitration, as the Trinidad and Tobago-Venezuela maritime boundary may also extend into its waters
Country Comparison :: Public debt
41.80
2017 est.
Public debt   (% of GDP)
41.80
Country Comparison :: GDP - real growth rate
-2.60
2017 est.
Country Comparison :: Gross national saving
26.40
2017 est.
Budget surplus (+) or deficit (-)   (% (of GDP))
-8.2% (of GDP)(2017 est.)
GDP (purchasing power parity)
$42,850,000,000
Industrial production growth rate   (%)
-4.30

Länderstatistik

Branche
Land
Unterschied in %
gesamt
Trinidad und Tobago
92 485 000 EUR
99 619 000 EUR
7.71 %
Bekleidung
Trinidad und Tobago
210 000 EUR
255 000 EUR
21.43 %
Chemische Erzeugnisse
Trinidad und Tobago
5 939 000 EUR
4 157 000 EUR
-30.01 %
Datenverarbeitungsgeräte, elektr. u. opt. Erzeugn.
Trinidad und Tobago
7 806 000 EUR
7 522 000 EUR
-3.64 %
Elektrische Ausrüstungen
Trinidad und Tobago
5 712 000 EUR
9 692 000 EUR
69.68 %
Energieversorgung
Trinidad und Tobago
0 EUR
0 EUR
0.00 %
Erdöl und Erdgas
Trinidad und Tobago
0 EUR
0 EUR
0.00 %
Erze
Trinidad und Tobago
0 EUR
0 EUR
0.00 %
Erzeugnisse der Landwirtschaft und Jagd
Trinidad und Tobago
0 EUR
1 000 EUR
0.00 %
Fische und Fischereierzeugnisse
Trinidad und Tobago
0 EUR
0 EUR
0.00 %
Forstwirtschaftliche Erzeugnisse
Trinidad und Tobago
0 EUR
8 000 EUR
0.00 %
Getränke
Trinidad und Tobago
153 000 EUR
205 000 EUR
33.99 %
Glas und -waren, Keramik, Steine und Erden
Trinidad und Tobago
3 541 000 EUR
3 354 000 EUR
-5.28 %
Gummi- und Kunststoffwaren
Trinidad und Tobago
1 292 000 EUR
1 460 000 EUR
13.00 %
Holz und Holz- Kork- Korb- Flechtwaren ohne Möbel
Trinidad und Tobago
6 000 EUR
39 000 EUR
550.00 %
Kohle
Trinidad und Tobago
0 EUR
0 EUR
0.00 %
Kokereierzeugnisse und Mineralölerzeugnisse
Trinidad und Tobago
599 000 EUR
450 000 EUR
-24.87 %
Kraftwagen und Kraftwagenteile
Trinidad und Tobago
14 438 000 EUR
12 644 000 EUR
-12.43 %
Leder und Lederwaren
Trinidad und Tobago
140 000 EUR
89 000 EUR
-36.43 %
Maschinen
Trinidad und Tobago
22 432 000 EUR
28 699 000 EUR
27.94 %
Metalle
Trinidad und Tobago
5 504 000 EUR
8 257 000 EUR
50.02 %
Metallerzeugnisse
Trinidad und Tobago
4 765 000 EUR
4 286 000 EUR
-10.05 %
Möbel
Trinidad und Tobago
73 000 EUR
227 000 EUR
210.96 %
Nahrungsmittel und Futtermittel
Trinidad und Tobago
8 385 000 EUR
8 292 000 EUR
-1.11 %
Papier, Pappe und Waren daraus
Trinidad und Tobago
5 941 000 EUR
4 659 000 EUR
-21.58 %
Pharmazeutische und ähnliche Erzeugnisse
Trinidad und Tobago
2 150 000 EUR
1 870 000 EUR
-13.02 %
Sonstige Fahrzeuge
Trinidad und Tobago
21 000 EUR
40 000 EUR
90.48 %
Sonstige Waren
Trinidad und Tobago
2 667 000 EUR
2 387 000 EUR
-10.50 %
Steine und Erden, sonstige Bergbauerzeugnisse
Trinidad und Tobago
6 000 EUR
11 000 EUR
83.33 %
Tabakerzeugnisse
Trinidad und Tobago
530 000 EUR
709 000 EUR
33.77 %
Textilien
Trinidad und Tobago
175 000 EUR
306 000 EUR
74.86 %