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Trinidad and Tobago

Trinidad and Tobago
  • Capital

    Capital

    Port of Spain

  • Local time

    Local time

    13:11

  • Population

    Population

    1.36 m

  • Driving side

    Driving side

    Left

  • Calling code

    Calling code

    +1-868

  • Currency

    Currency

    $ TTD (dollar)

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Trinidad and Tobago

Trinidad and Tobago
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  • Capital

    Capital

    Port of Spain

  • Local time

    Local time

    13:11

  • Population

    Population

    1.36 m

  • Driving side

    Driving side

    Left

  • Calling code

    Calling code

    +1-868

  • Currency

    Currency

    $ TTD (dollar)

  • Average Salary

    Average Salary

    $ 736

  • Petrol price

    Petrol price

    € 0.66 pl

  • Precipitation

    Precipitation

    2 200mm /year

Geography & travel

  • Country Area

    Country Area

    5 128 km2

  • Protected Area

    Protected Area

    33%

  • Forest Area

    Forest Area

    46%

  • Agricultural area

    Agricultural area

    10%

  • Annual air passengers

    Annual air passengers

    2.57 m

Population

  • Ethnicity

    Ethnicity

    Indian - 40 %
    African - 37 %
    mixed - 1 %

  • Religion

    Religion

    Roman Catholic - 26 %
    Anglican - 8 %
    Baptist - 7 %

  • Languages

    Languages

    English
    Caribbean Hindustani
    French

  • Armed Forces

    Armed Forces

    4 050

  • Murders

    Murders

    31 per 100k

  • Alcohol consumption

    Alcohol consumption

    6.6 l/person

  • Diabetes

    Diabetes

    13.6%

  • Tuberculosis

    Tuberculosis

    17 per 100k

  • HIV

    HIV

    1.2%

Economy

  • Industries

    Industries

    petroleum products, liquefied natural gas, methanol, ammonia, urea, steel products, beverages, food processing, cement

  • Agriculture

    Agriculture

    cocoa, rice, citrus, coffee, vegetables, poultry, sugar

  • Natural Resources

    Natural Resources

    petroleum, natural gas, asphalt

  • Energy Import

    Energy Import

    -102%

  • Natural Resources

    Natural Resources

    petroleum, natural gas, asphalt

  • Renewable Energy

    Renewable Energy

    0%

  • CO2 Emissions

    CO2 Emissions

    46 274kt

  • Ease of Business

    Ease of Business

    102 (Best=1, Worst=200)

  • ATMs per 100k people

    ATMs per 100k people

    41

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What not to do when visiting Trinidad and Tobago

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Don’t fail greetings - men often offer a simple nod of acknowledgement, while in a more formal setting, they will shake hands. Women usually greet with a hello, friends may kiss on the cheek or exchange hugs. A simple nod of acknowledgement is common between women and men. Good friends may exchange a kiss on the cheek.

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Street & Behavioral

Don’t wear camouflage uniforms in public and don’t import any camouflage-pattern material without approval from the Ministry of National Security - it’s prohibited.

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Don’t be a victim of mosquito-borne diseases - protect yourself against bites by mosquitoes.

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Did you know

Did you know?

Trinidad and Tobago are considered to be North American despite being located 130 kilometres off the coast of South America.

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Don’t photograph Government and military facilities without permission.

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Don’t be drunk or use foul language in public - it’s considered a criminal offence.

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6/13
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Street & Behavioral

Don't sit under a ripe coconut tree - better to be safe than sorry, falling coconuts kill 150 people each year.

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7/13
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Don't take pictures of locals without permission.

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8/13
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Street & Behavioral

Don't dive or snorkel without a floating marker on water.

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Don’t be a victim of mosquito-borne diseases - protect yourself against bites by mosquitoes.

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10/13
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Don't forget to negotiate your taxi ride price before you take it.

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11/13
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Don’t forget the rainy season takes place between June and November.

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Don't really look for a deal - things are not that cheap in Caribbean.

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Don't forget coral-safe sunscreen - if you go to water excursions, some of them may not allow you to join without coral-safe sunscreen.

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