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Trinidad and Tobago

Trinidad and Tobago ( (listen), ), officially the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, is the southernmost island country in the Caribbean and is known for its fossil-fuel wealth. 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 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 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 colonists 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 th... [More]
  • Last : 40,349
  • High : 43,489.6
  • Low : 40,171.4
  • Max Fluctuation : 650.7
  • Max Fluctuation % : 7.23%
  • Open : 43,279.9
  • Time : 07:37:27
  • Yesterday : 42,946.8
  • Change % : 6.44%
  • Change : 2,597.8
  • Last : 1,866.56
  • High : 1,871.31
  • Low : 1,865.06
  • Max Fluctuation : 1.02
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.04%
  • Open : 1,869.88
  • Time : 07:37:04
  • Yesterday : 1,869.82
  • Change % : 0.17%
  • Change : 3.26
  • Last : 64.59
  • High : 65.61
  • Low : 64.59
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.13
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.85%
  • Open : 65.61
  • Time : 07:37:05
  • Yesterday : 65.64
  • Change % : 1.63%
  • Change : 1.05
  • Last : 0.8183
  • High : 0.8185
  • Low : 0.8177
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.818
  • Time : 07:27:09
  • Yesterday : 0.818
  • Change % : 0.04%
  • Change : 0.0003

Trinidad and Tobago Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
GBP/TTD Ask 9.6827 9.682 9.6573 9.6922 0.01 0.06% 2021/05/19 Time 7:21
EUR/TTD Ask 8.3441 8.3421 8.3199 8.3496 0.00 0.06% 2021/05/19 Time 7:21
USD/TTD Ask 6.826 - 6.8062 6.826 0.00 0.00% 2021/05/19 Time 2:15
TTD/GBP Ask 0.1036 - 0.1036 0.1036 0.00 0.00% 2021/05/12 Time 12:28
TTD/USD Ask 0.1465 - 0.1465 0.1465 0.00 0.00% 2021/05/12 Time 12:28

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

31.60 20 Sep 328 -396 : 3474 Quarterly Sep/20

Banks Balance Sheet

156789.00 20 Dec 156612 11929 : 156789 Monthly

CPI Transportation

107.30 21 Feb 107 46 : 108 Monthly

Capacity Utilization

60.40 20 Sep 59.2 59.2 : 74 Quarterly

Cement Production

66326.00 21 Mar 65035 0 : 95156 Monthly

Competitiveness Index

0 19 Dec 57.88 3.85 : 58.3 Yearly

Competitiveness Rank

0 19 Dec 78 76 : 92 Yearly

Consumer Credit

37175.00 21 Feb 37210 4119 : 37256 Monthly

Consumer Price Index Cpi

109.80 21 Feb 110 23.5 : 110 Monthly

Coronavirus Cases

0 21 May 15379 0 : 15899 Daily May/21

Coronavirus Deaths

0 21 May 276 0 : 285 Daily May/21

Coronavirus Recovered

0 21 May 9744 0 : 9900 Daily May/21

Corporate Tax Rate

30.00 21 Dec 30 25 : 30 Yearly

Corruption Index

0 20 Dec 40 32 : 53 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 20 Dec 85 31 : 101 Yearly

Credit Rating

0 21 May : Monthly 52

Crude Oil Production

0 21 Jan 55.35 51.21 : 156 Monthly

Currency

6.75 21 May 6.76 3.21 : 51.8 Daily

Current Account

-250.10 20 Sep 304 -2462 : 2984 Quarterly

Current Account to GDP

6.30 19 Dec 5.8 -12.14 : 38.59 Yearly Dec/19

Deposit Interest Rate

1.50 20 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 Jun/18

Exports

1320.50 20 Sep 1222 486 : 6227 Quarterly

External Debt

31257.30 21 Jan 31548 6215 : 31948 Monthly

Fiscal Expenditure

3559.10 20 Dec 3413 391 : 11061 Monthly

Food Inflation

2.30 21 Feb 3.2 -1.1 : 39.13 Monthly

Foreign Exchange Reserves

6749.40 21 Apr 6704 -234 : 11497 Monthly

GDP

24.10 19 Dec 23.81 0.54 : 27.87 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

-1.90 20 Mar 1.4 -11.9 : 20.6 Quarterly

GDP Growth Rate

-0.50 20 Mar -0.8 -4.6 : 7.3 Quarterly Mar/20

GDP Per Capita Ppp

26176.00 19 Dec 26273 10092 : 29572 Yearly

GDP per capita

15105.10 19 Dec 15161 4007 : 17064 Yearly

Gasoline Prices

0.51 21 Mar 0.44 0.13 : 0.87 Monthly

Gold Reserves

0 20 Dec 1.94 1.86 : 1.94 Quarterly

Government Budget

-2.40 19 Dec -3.6 -8.9 : 7.3 Yearly

Government Budget Value

1707.70 20 Dec -1474 -5107 : 7897 Monthly

Government Debt

101569.00 21 Jan 101002 19920 : 101856 Monthly

Government Debt to GDP

63.20 19 Dec 61 9.5 : 63.2 Yearly Dec/19

Government Revenues

4666.10 20 Dec 1694 206 : 11120 Monthly

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 172771 33966 : 227795 Quarterly

Imports

1288.80 20 Sep 894 416 : 3977 Quarterly

Industrial Production

1.10 20 Sep -5.8 -14.2 : 24.2 Quarterly

Industrial Production Mom

3.10 20 Sep 0.3 -19.3 : 15.7 Quarterly

Inflation Rate

0.80 21 Mar 0.8 -2.61 : 24.52 Monthly Mar/21

Interest Rate

3.50 21 Mar 3.5 2.75 : 8.75 Daily Mar/21

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 9590 540 : 9590 Quarterly

Labor Force Participation Rate

59.20 18 Sep 58.5 57.8 : 64.5 Quarterly Sep/18

Military Expenditure

165.00 19 Dec 162 33.8 : 236 Yearly

Money Supply M0

0 21 Feb 31138 1664 : 35129 Monthly

Money Supply M2

0 21 Feb 99286 9021 : 99286 Monthly

Personal Income Tax Rate

25.00 20 Dec 25 25 : 25 Yearly

Population

1.37 20 Dec 1.36 0.85 : 1.37 Yearly Dec/20

Private Sector Credit

66262.30 20 Dec 65854 9882 : 67031 Monthly

Producer Prices

621.40 20 Dec 617 332 : 621 Quarterly

Sales Tax Rate

12.50 20 Dec 12.5 12.5 : 15 Yearly

Terrorism Index

0 19 Dec 0.02 0 : 2.23 Yearly

Unemployed Persons

25.10 19 Mar 22.5 20.5 : 106 Quarterly Mar/19

Unemployment Rate

4.00 19 Mar 3.5 3.1 : 21.1 Quarterly Mar/19
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade 31.60 860 1275 1275 720 1113 Sep/20
Banks Balance Sheet 156789.00 149000 153000 153000 149000 155000
CPI Transportation 107.30 108 114 108 108 110
Capacity Utilization 60.40 65 67.5 67.5 65 67.5
Cement Production 66326.00 63500 64000 64000 62300 65000
Consumer Credit 37175.00 36895 36251 36251 35980 37419
Consumer Price Index Cpi 109.80 110 114 111 110 113
Corporate Tax Rate 30.00 25 25 25 25 25
Currency 6.75 6.78 6.8 6.82 6.76 6.86
Current Account -250.10 200 150 150 200 150
Current Account to GDP 6.30 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.7 4.1 Dec/19
Deposit Interest Rate 1.50 1.25 1.25 1.25 1.25 1.25
Employed Persons 604.20 600 595 600 592 602 Jun/18
Exports 1320.50 2500 2700 2700 2400 2700
External Debt 31257.30 30000 30000 30000 30000 30000
Fiscal Expenditure 3559.10 4800 4600 4600 4900 4000
Food Inflation 2.30 2.5 2 1.8 3 1.8
Foreign Exchange Reserves 6749.40 7290 7350 7350 7200 7350
GDP 24.10 24 27 27 24 25.5
GDP Annual Growth Rate -1.90 6.5 4 4 3 1.7
GDP Growth Rate -0.50 0.7 0.5 0.5 0.9 0.7 Mar/20
GDP Per Capita Ppp 26176.00 25500 25500 25500 25500 26300
GDP per capita 15105.10 15100 15100 15100 15100 15250
Gasoline Prices 0.51 0.31 0.31 0.28 0.32 0.26
Government Budget -2.40 -7.6 -7.6 -7.6 -7.6 -5.7
Government Budget Value 1707.70 -2400 700 700 700 700
Government Debt 101569.00 102100 101500 101500 103000 101500
Government Debt to GDP 63.20 67 67 67 67 63 Dec/19
Government Revenues 4666.10 3100 3200 3200 3000 4000
Imports 1288.80 1550 1550 1550 1520 1587
Industrial Production 1.10 8.5 2.1 2.1 1.5 2.5
Industrial Production Mom 3.10 1.3 1.1 1.1 1.9 0.5
Inflation Rate 0.80 1.2 1.5 1.4 1.4 1.6 Mar/21
Interest Rate 3.50 3.25 3.25 3.5 3.25 3.5 Mar/21
Labor Force Participation Rate 59.20 58.2 58.2 58.2 58.2 58.24 Sep/18
Military Expenditure 165.00 210 210 220 210 220
Personal Income Tax Rate 25.00 25 25 25 25 25
Population 1.37 1.37 1.37 1.37 1.37 1.38 Dec/20
Private Sector Credit 66262.30 66077 67736 70114 64836 67429
Producer Prices 621.40 608 608 608 608 609
Sales Tax Rate 12.50 12.5 12.5 12.5 12.5 12.5
Unemployed Persons 25.10 31 31 31 32 28.9 Mar/19
Unemployment Rate 4.00 5.5 5.5 5.1 5.7 4.5 Mar/19