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Trinidad & Tobago People

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Population: 1,169,682 (July 2001 est.)
Age structure: 0-14 years:  24.1% (male 143,730; female 138,160)

15-64 years:  69.2% (male 415,898; female 393,551)

65 years and over:  6.7% (male 34,785; female 43,558) (2001 est.)
Population growth rate: -0.51% (2001 est.)
Birth rate: 13.73 births/1,000 population (2001 est.)
Death rate: 8.82 deaths/1,000 population (2001 est.)
Net migration rate: -9.97 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2001 est.)
Sex ratio: at birth:  1.05 male(s)/female

under 15 years:  1.04 male(s)/female

15-64 years:  1.06 male(s)/female

65 years and over:  0.8 male(s)/female

total population:  1.03 male(s)/female (2001 est.)
Infant mortality rate: 24.98 deaths/1,000 live births (2001 est.)
Life expectancy at birth: total population:  68.27 years

male:  65.74 years

female:  70.92 years (2001 est.)
Total fertility rate: 1.81 children born/woman (2001 est.)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate: 1.05% (1999 est.)
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS: 7,800 (1999 est.)
HIV/AIDS - deaths: 530 (1999 est.)
Nationality: noun:  Trinidadian(s), Tobagonian(s)

adjective:  Trinidadian, Tobagonian
Ethnic groups: black 39.5%, East Indian (a local term - primarily immigrants from northern India) 40.3%, mixed 18.4%, white 0.6%, Chinese and other 1.2%
Religions: Roman Catholic 29.4%, Hindu 23.8%, Anglican 10.9%, Muslim 5.8%, Presbyterian 3.4%, other 26.7%
Languages: English (official), Hindi, French, Spanish, Chinese
Literacy: definition:  age 15 and over can read and write

total population:  97.9%

male:  98.8%

female:  97% (1995 est.)


Countryfacts Information Courtesy: CIA Worldbook

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