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Trinidad and Tobago

The Republic of Trinidad and Tobago ( (listen), ) is the southernmost island country in the Caribbean. Consisting of the main islands Trinidad and Tobago, and numerous much smaller islands, it is situated 130 kilometres (81 miles) south of Grenada and 11 kilometres (6.8 miles) off the coast of northeastern Venezuela. It shares maritime boundaries with Barbados to the northeast, Grenada to the northwest, Guyana to the southeast, and Venezuela to the south and west.The island of Trinidad was inhabited for centuries by native Amerindian peoples before becoming a colony in the Spanish Empire, following the arrival of Christopher Columbus in 1498. Spanish governor Don José María Chacón surrendered the island to a British fleet under the command of Sir Ralph Abercromby in 1797. During the same period, the island of Tobago changed hands among Spanish, British, French, Dutch and Courlander colonisers more times than any other island in the Caribbean. Trinidad and Tobago were ceded to Britain in 1802 under the Treaty of Amiens as separate states and unified in 1889. Trinidad and Tobago obtained independence in 1962, becoming a republic in 1976.Trinidad and Tobago has the third highest GDP per capita based on purcha... [More]
  • Last : 8,783.9
  • High : 9,412.6
  • Low : 8,678.2
  • Max Fluctuation : 128.1
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.86%
  • Open : 9,325.1
  • Time : 20:35:11
  • Yesterday : 9,334.2
  • Change % : 6.26%
  • Change : 550.3
  • Last : 1,642.31
  • High : 1,654.99
  • Low : 1,625.1
  • Max Fluctuation : 7.32
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.78%
  • Open : 1,649.82
  • Time : 20:35:07
  • Yesterday : 1,649.67
  • Change % : 0.45%
  • Change : 7.36
  • Last : 49.29
  • High : 50.41
  • Low : 49.02
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.18
  • Max Fluctuation % : 1.83%
  • Open : 49.81
  • Time : 20:35:14
  • Yesterday : 49.87
  • Change % : 1.18%
  • Change : 0.58
  • Last : 0.9234
  • High : 0.9234
  • Low : 0.9175
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.01
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0%
  • Open : 0.9234
  • Time : 20:35:28
  • Yesterday : 0.9188
  • Change % : 0.5%
  • Change : 0.0046

Trinidad and Tobago Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
USD/TTD Ask 6.826 6.787 6.787 6.8274 0.00 0.00% 2020/02/26 Time 6:58
TTD/GBP Ask 0.114 - 0.114 0.114 0.00 0.18% 2020/02/26 Time 5:07
TTD/USD Ask 0.1478 - 0.1478 0.1478 0.00 0.00% 2020/02/21 Time 5:07
EUR/TTD Ask 7.3932 - 7.3932 7.3987 0.00 0.00% 2020/02/15 Time 1:42
GBP/TTD Ask 8.9059 - 8.9045 8.9079 0.00 0.00% 2020/02/15 Time 1:42

Trinidad and Tobago Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

597.40 19 Jun 756 -396 : 3474 Quarterly USD Million

Banks Balance Sheet

144268.00 19 Oct 143204 11929 : 144268 Monthly TTD Million

CPI Transportation

107.30 19 Dec 107 46 : 108 Monthly

Capacity Utilization

63.10 19 Jun 63.5 62.7 : 74 Quarterly %

Cement Production

47190.00 19 Dec 62006 0 : 95156 Monthly Tonnes

Competitiveness Index

0 19 Dec 57.88 3.85 : 58.3 Yearly Points

Competitiveness Rank

0 19 Dec 78 76 : 92 Yearly

Consumer Credit

36423.10 19 Nov 36075 4119 : 36423 Monthly TTD Million

Consumer Price Index Cpi

108.60 19 Dec 109 23.5 : 109 Monthly points

Corporate Tax Rate

25.00 18 Dec 25 25 : 25 Yearly %

Corruption Index

0 19 Dec 41 32 : 53 Yearly Points

Corruption Rank

0 19 Dec 78 31 : 101 Yearly

Credit Rating

0 20 Feb : Monthly 57

Crude Oil Production

0 19 Aug 62.46 51 : 156 Monthly BBL/D/1K

Currency

6.70 20 Feb 6.7 5.85 : 6.79 Daily

Current Account

216.50 19 Jun 487 -2462 : 2984 Quarterly USD Million

Current Account to GDP

5.60 18 Dec 5.9 -12.14 : 38.59 Yearly %

Deposit Interest Rate

1.50 18 Dec 1.5 1.5 : 8.51 Yearly %

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 105 63 : 105 Yearly

Employed Persons

604.20 18 Jun 608 385 : 644 Quarterly Thousand

Exports

2016.30 19 Jun 2346 486 : 6227 Quarterly USD Million

External Debt

27461.90 19 Dec 26304 6215 : 27462 Monthly TTD Million

Fiscal Expenditure

2787.60 19 Oct 3750 391 : 11061 Monthly TTD Million

Food Inflation

-1.00 19 Dec -1.1 -1.1 : 39.13 Monthly %

Foreign Exchange Reserves

6802.40 20 Jan 6929 -234 : 11497 Monthly USD Million

GDP

23.41 18 Dec 22.25 0.54 : 27.87 Yearly USD Billion

GDP Annual Growth Rate

-1.90 19 Jun -1 -11.9 : 20.6 Quarterly %

GDP Growth Rate

-1.50 19 Jun 2.3 -4.6 : 7.3 Quarterly %

GDP Per Capita Ppp

28647.10 18 Dec 28567 10912 : 31974 Yearly USD

GDP per capita

15288.90 18 Dec 15246 4007 : 17064 Yearly USD

Gasoline Prices

0.43 19 Dec 0.43 0.13 : 0.87 Monthly USD/Liter

Gold Reserves

0 19 Dec 1.94 1.86 : 1.94 Quarterly Tonnes

Government Budget

-3.40 18 Dec -9 -9 : 7.3 Yearly %

Government Budget Value

-348.10 19 Oct -128 -5107 : 7897 Monthly TTD Million

Government Debt

92169.10 19 Dec 92502 19920 : 95525 Monthly TTD Million

Government Debt to GDP

61.00 18 Dec 62.7 9.5 : 62.7 Yearly %

Government Revenues

2439.50 19 Oct 3622 206 : 11120 Monthly TTD Million

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 172771 33966 : 227795 Quarterly

Imports

1418.90 19 Jun 1589 416 : 3977 Quarterly USD Million

Industrial Production

1.00 19 Mar -2.2 -14.2 : 24.2 Quarterly %

Industrial Production Mom

8.10 19 Mar -19.3 -19.3 : 15.7 Quarterly %

Inflation Rate

0.40 19 Dec 0.3 -2.61 : 24.52 Monthly %

Interest Rate

5.00 19 Dec 5 2.75 : 8.75 Daily %

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 9590 540 : 9590 Quarterly

Labor Force Participation Rate

58.50 18 Jun 58.9 57.8 : 64.5 Quarterly %

Military Expenditure

165.00 18 Dec 203 33.4 : 233 Yearly

Money Supply M0

0 19 Nov 26383 1664 : 35129 Monthly TTD Million

Money Supply M2

0 19 Nov 87039 9021 : 89566 Monthly TTD Million

Personal Income Tax Rate

25.00 20 Dec 25 25 : 25 Yearly %

Population

1.39 18 Dec 1.38 0.85 : 1.39 Yearly Million

Private Sector Credit

66323.10 19 Nov 65871 9882 : 66323 Monthly TTD Million

Producer Prices

608.20 19 Jun 604 332 : 608 Quarterly points

Sales Tax Rate

12.50 20 Dec 12.5 12.5 : 15 Yearly %

Terrorism Index

0 18 Dec 0.12 0 : 2.23 Yearly

Unemployed Persons

24.00 18 Jun 24.1 20.5 : 106 Quarterly Thousand

Unemployment Rate

3.80 18 Jun 3.8 3.1 : 21.1 Quarterly %
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade 597.40 830 650 805 1300 1264 USD Million
Banks Balance Sheet 144268.00 140000 138000 141000 139000 139112 TTD Million
CPI Transportation 107.30 110 110 109 110 111
Capacity Utilization 63.10 68.5 68.5 68.7 68.32 69 %
Cement Production 47190.00 62700 62900 63000 62500 64000 Tonnes
Consumer Credit 36423.10 35399 36248 36616 34828 37202 TTD Million
Consumer Price Index Cpi 108.60 110 110 111 110 112 points
Corporate Tax Rate 25.00 25 25 25 25 25 %
Currency 6.70 6.72 6.74 6.76 6.7 6.8
Current Account 216.50 450 300 -100 500 150 USD Million
Current Account to GDP 5.60 6 6 6 6 5.7 %
Deposit Interest Rate 1.50 1.25 1.25 1.25 1.25 1 %
Employed Persons 604.20 600 595 600 592 602 Thousand
Exports 2016.30 2300 2100 2100 2800 2851 USD Million
External Debt 27461.90 28500 26300 30000 28500 30000 TTD Million
Fiscal Expenditure 2787.60 5400 5900 3800 4700 3800 TTD Million
Food Inflation -1.00 1.2 1.1 1.3 1 1.5 %
Foreign Exchange Reserves 6802.40 7300 7230 7350 7301 7500 USD Million
GDP 23.41 24 24 24 24 27 USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate -1.90 0.8 1 1.5 0.6 1.6 %
GDP Growth Rate -1.50 0.6 0.4 0.8 0.2 0.5 %
GDP Per Capita Ppp 28647.10 28900 28900 28900 28900 29000 USD
GDP per capita 15288.90 15400 15400 15400 15400 15600 USD
Gasoline Prices 0.43 0.39 0.4 0.42 0.38 0.42 USD/Liter
Government Budget -3.40 -8 -8 -8 -8 -7.6 %
Government Budget Value -348.10 -1000 -1000 700 -500 700 TTD Million
Government Debt 92169.10 94500 95000 95500 94000 98500 TTD Million
Government Debt to GDP 61.00 65 65 65 65 60 %
Government Revenues 2439.50 4400 4900 4500 4200 4500 TTD Million
Imports 1418.90 1470 1450 1420 1500 1587 USD Million
Industrial Production 1.00 1.6 1.9 1.7 1.7 2.1 %
Industrial Production Mom 8.10 -0.7 1.1 0.5 -1.65 0.5 %
Inflation Rate 0.40 1.7 1.6 1.7 1.6 1.6 %
Interest Rate 5.00 4.75 4.75 4.5 4.75 4 %
Labor Force Participation Rate 58.50 58.3 58.2 58.2 58.5 58.24 %
Military Expenditure 165.00 210 210 210 210 220
Personal Income Tax Rate 25.00 25 25 25 25 25 %
Population 1.39 1.41 1.41 1.41 1.41 1.42 Million
Private Sector Credit 66323.10 65783 66495 66824 64750 67893 TTD Million
Producer Prices 608.20 605 605 605 605 606 points
Sales Tax Rate 12.50 12.5 12.5 12.5 12.5 12.5 %
Unemployed Persons 24.00 31.6 31.7 31.5 31.64 31 Thousand
Unemployment Rate 3.80 5 5 5 5.1 4 %