At a glance: Trinidad and Tobago

Statistics

Basic Indicators | Nutrition | Health | HIV/AIDS | Education | Demographic Indicators | Economic Indicators | Women | Child Protection | The Rate Of Progress | Adolescents | Disparities By Residence | Disparities By Household Wealth | Early Childhood Development

Basic Indicators

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Under-5 mortality rank

91

Under-5 mortality rate (U5MR), 1990

33

Under-5 mortality rate (U5MR), 2012

21

U5MR by sex 2012, male

23

U5MR by sex 2012, female

19

Infant mortality rate (under 1), 1990

29

Infant mortality rate (under 1), 2012

18

Neonatal mortality rate 2012

15

Total population (thousands) 2012

1337.4

Annual no. of births (thousands) 2012

19.7

Annual no. of under-5 deaths (thousands) 2012

0

GNI per capita (US$) 2012

14400

Life expectancy at birth (years) 2012

69.8

Total adult literacy rate (%) 2008-2012*

98.8

Primary school net enrolment ratio (%) 2008-2011*

97.4

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Nutrition

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Low birthweight (%) 2008-2012*

10.2

Early initiation of breastfeeding (%), 2008-2012*

41.2

Exclusive breastfeeding <6 months (%), 2008-2012*

13

Introduction of solid, semi-solid or soft foods 6-8 months (%), 2008-2012*

83.4

Breastfeeding at age 2 (%), 2008-2012*

22.4

Underweight (%) 2008-2012*, moderate & severe

Underweight (%) 2008-2012*, severe

Stunting (%) 2008-2012*, moderate & severe

Wasting (%) 2008-2012*, moderate & severe

Overweight (%) 2008-2012*, moderate & severe

Vitamin A supplementation full coverage (%) 2012

Iodized salt consumption (%) 2008-2012*

27.8

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Health

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Use of improved drinking water sources (%) 2011, total

93.9

Use of improved drinking water sources (%) 2011, urban

97.6

Use of improved drinking water sources (%) 2011, rural

93.3

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2011, total

92.1

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2011, urban

92.1

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2011, rural

92.1

Routine EPI vaccines financed by government (%) 2012

100

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, BCG

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, DPT1

97

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, DPT3

92

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, polio3

91

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, MCV

85

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, HepB3

92

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, Hib3

92

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, Newborns protected against tetanus

Pneumonia (%) 2008-2012*, Care seeking for suspected pneumonia

74.2

Pneumonia (%) 2008-2012*, Antibiotic treatment for suspected pneumonia

33.7

Diarrhoea (%) 2008-2012*, Treatment with oral rehydration salts (ORS)

Malaria (%) 2008-2012*, Antimalarial treatment among febrile children

Malaria (%) 2008-2012*, Children sleeping under ITNs

Malaria (%) 2008-2012*, Households with at least one ITN

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HIV/AIDS

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Adult HIV prevalence (%) 2012

People of all ages living with HIV (thousands) 2012, estimate

People of all ages living with HIV (thousands) 2012, low

13

People of all ages living with HIV (thousands) 2012, high

15

Women living with HIV (thousands) 2012

Children living with HIV (thousands) 2012

Prevention among young people (aged 15-24), HIV prevalence among young people (%) 2012, total

Prevention among young people (aged 15-24), HIV prevalence among young people (%) 2012, male

Prevention among young people (aged 15-24), HIV prevalence among young people (%) 2012, female

Prevention among young people (aged 15-24), Comprehensive knowledge of HIV (%) 2008-2012*, male

Prevention among young people (aged 15-24), Comprehensive knowledge of HIV (%) 2008-2012*, female

53.6

Prevention among young people (aged 15-24), Condom use among young people with multiple partners (%) 2008-2012*, male

Prevention among young people (aged 15-24), Condom use among young people with multiple partners (%) 2008-2012*, female

67.1

Orphans, Children orphaned by AIDS (thousands) 2012

Orphans, Children orphaned due to all causes (thousands) 2012

Orphans, Orphan school attendance ratio (%), 2008-2012*

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Education

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Youth (15-24 years) literacy rate (%) 2008-2012*, male

99.6

Youth (15-24 years) literacy rate (%) 2008-2012*, female

99.6

Number per 100 population 2012, mobile phones

139.4

Number per 100 population 2012, Internet users

59.5

Pre-primary school participation, Gross enrolment ratio (%) 2008 -2012*, male

Pre-primary school participation, Gross enrolment ratio (%) 2008 -2012*, female

Primary school participation, Gross enrolment ratio (%) 2008-2012*, male

106.5

Primary school participation, Gross enrolment ratio (%) 2008-2012*, female

102.9

Primary school participation, Net enrolment ratio (%) 2008-2012*, male

97.7

Primary school participation, Net enrolment ratio (%) 2008-2012*, female

97

Primary school participation, Net attendance ratio (%) 2008-2012*, male

97.6

Primary school participation, Net attendance ratio (%) 2008-2012*, female

97.8

Primary school participation, Survival rate to last primary grade (%) , 2008-2012*, admin. data

89.4

Primary school participation, Survival rate to last primary grade (%) , 2008-2012*, survey data

98.2

Secondary school participation, Net enrolment ratio (%) 2008-2012*, male

Secondary school participation, Net enrolment ratio (%) 2008-2012*, female

Secondary school participation, Net attendance ratio (%) 2008-2012*, male

84.1

Secondary school participation, Net attendance ratio (%) 2008-2012*, female

90.4

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Demographic Indicators

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Population (thousands) 2012, total

1337.4

Population (thousands) 2012, under 18

330.3

Population (thousands) 2012, under 5

97.3

Population annual growth rate (%), 1990-2012

0.4

Population annual growth rate (%), 2012-2030

-0.1

Crude death rate, 1970

7.4

Crude death rate, 1990

7.6

Crude death rate, 2012

9.5

Crude birth rate, 1970

26.8

Crude birth rate, 1990

20.7

Crude birth rate, 2012

14.7

Life expectancy, 1970

65.1

Life expectancy, 1990

68

Life expectancy, 2012

69.8

Total fertility rate, 2012

1.8

Urbanized population (%), 2012

14

Average annual growth rate of urban population (%), 1990-2012

2.7

Average annual growth rate of urban population (%), 2012-2030

1.5

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Economic Indicators

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GNI per capita 2012, US$

14400

GNI per capita 2012, PPP US$

22400

GDP per capita average annual growth rate (%), 1970-1990

0.4

GDP per capita average annual growth rate (%), 1990-2012

4.7

Average annual rate of inflation (%) 1990-2012

5.4

Population below international poverty line of US$1.25 per day (%) 2007-2011*

Public spending as a % of GDP (2007-2011*) allocated to: health

3

Public spending as a % of GDP (2008-2010*) allocated to: education

Public spending as a % of GDP (2008-2010*) allocated to: military

ODA inflow in millions US$ 2010

ODA inflow as a % of recipient GNI 2010

Debt service as a % of exports of goods and services 2010

Share of household income (%, 2007-2011*), poorest 40%

Share of household income (%, 2007-2011*), richest 20%

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Women

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Life expectancy: females as a % of males 2012

110.9

Adult literacy rate: females as a % of males 2008-2012*

99.3

Enrolment ratios: females as a % of males 2008-2012*, Primary GER

96.6

Enrolment ratios: females as a % of males 2008-2012*, Secondary GER

106.9

Survival rate to the last grade of primary: females as a % of males 2008-2012*

105.9

Contraceptive prevalence (%) 2008-2012*

42.5

Antenatal care (%) 2008-2012*, At least one visit

95.7

Antenatal care (%) 2008-2012*, At least four visits

Delivery care (%) 2008-2012*, Skilled attendant at birth

97.8

Delivery care (%) 2008-2012*, Institutional delivery

97.4

Delivery care (%) 2008-2012*, C-section

Maternal mortality ratio , 2008-2012*, Reported

Maternal mortality ratio , 2010, Adjusted

46

Maternal mortality ratio , 2010, Lifetime risk of maternal death (1 in:)

1300

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Child Protection

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Child labour (%) + 2002-2012*, , total

0.7

Child labour (%) + 2002-2012*, , male

0.7

Child labour (%) + 2002-2012*, , female

0.6

Child marriage (%) 2002-2012*, married by 15

1.8

Child marriage (%) 2002-2012*, married by 18

8.1

Birth registration (%) 2005-2012*, total

97

Female genital mutilation/cutting (%) 2002-2012*, prevalence, women a

Female genital mutilation/cutting (%) 2002-2012*, prevalence, daughtersb

Female genital mutilation/cutting (%) 2002-2012*, attitudes, support for the practicec

Justification of wife-beating (%) 2002-2012*, male

Justification of wife-beating (%) 2002-2012*, female

7.6

Violent discipline (%) + 2005-2012*, total

77.4

Violent discipline (%) + 2005-2012*, male

78.4

Violent discipline (%) + 2005-2012*, female

76.5

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The Rate Of Progress

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Under-5 mortality rank

91

Under-5 mortality rate, , 1970

52

Under-5 mortality rate, , 1990

33

Under-5 mortality rate, , 2000

28

Under-5 mortality rate, , 2012

21

Annual rate of reduction (%) Under-5 mortality rate, 1970-1990

2.3

Annual rate of reduction (%) Under-5 mortality rate, 1990-2000

1.8

Annual rate of reduction (%) Under-5 mortality rate, 2000-2012

2.5

Annual rate of reduction (%) Under-5 mortality rate, 1990-2012

2.1

Reduction since 1990 (%)

38

Reduction since 2000 (%)

26

GDP per capita average annual growth rate (%), 1970-1990

0.4

GDP per capita average annual growth rate (%), 1990-2012

4.7

Total fertility rate, 1970

3.6

Total fertility rate, 1990

2.5

Total fertility rate, 2012

1.8

Average annual rate of reduction (%) Total fertility rate, 1970-1990

1.9

Average annual rate of reduction (%) Total fertility rate, 1990-2012

1.4

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Adolescents

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Population aged 10-19, Thousands 2012

177.4

Population aged 10-19, Proportion of total population (%) 2012

13.3

Adolescents currently married/ in union (%) 2002-2012* , male

Adolescents currently married/ in union (%) 2002-2012* , female

6.3

Births by age 18 (%) 2008-2012*

Adolescent birth rate 2006-2010*

32.6

Justification of wife-beating among adolescents (%) 2002-2012*, male

Justification of wife-beating among adolescents (%) 2002-2012*, female

9.5

Use of mass media among adolescents (%) 2002-2012*, male

Use of mass media among adolescents (%) 2002-2012*, female

Lower secondary school gross enrolment ratio 2008-2012*

88.7

Upper secondary school gross enrolment ratio 2008-2012*

87.4

Comprehensive knowledge of HIV among adolescents (%) 2008-2012*, male

Comprehensive knowledge of HIV among adolescents (%) 2008-2012*, female

49.1

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Disparities By Residence

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Birth registration (%) 2005-2012*, urban

Birth registration (%) 2005-2012*, rural

Birth registration (%) 2005-2012*, ratio of urban to rural

Skilled attendant at birth (%) 2008-2012*, urban

Skilled attendant at birth (%) 2008-2012*, rural

Skilled attendant at birth (%) 2008-2012*, ratio of urban to rural

Underweight prevalence in children under 5 (%) 2008-2012*, urban

Underweight prevalence in children under 5 (%) 2008-2012*, rural

Underweight prevalence in children under 5 (%) 2008-2012*, ratio of rural to urban

Diarrhoea treatment with oral rehydration salts (ORS) (%) 2008-2012*, urban

Diarrhoea treatment with oral rehydration salts (ORS) (%) 2008-2012*, rural

Diarrhoea treatment with oral rehydration salts (ORS) (%) 2008-2012*, ratio of urban to rural

Primary school net attendance ratio 2008-2012*, urban

Primary school net attendance ratio 2008-2012*, rural

Primary school net attendance ratio 2008-2012*, ratio of urban to rural

Comprehensive knowledge of HIV (%) Females 15-24 2008-2012*, urban

Comprehensive knowledge of HIV (%) Females 15-24 2008-2012*, rural

Comprehensive knowledge of HIV (%) Females 15-24 2008-2012*, ratio of urban to rural

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2010, urban

92.1

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2010, rural

92.1

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2010, ratio of urban to rural

1

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Disparities By Household Wealth

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Birth registration (%) 2005-2012*, poorest 20%

96

Birth registration (%) 2005-2012*, richest 20%

99

Birth registration (%) 2005-2012*, ratio of richest to poorest

1

Skilled attendant at birth (%) 2008-2012*, poorest 20%

97.7

Skilled attendant at birth (%) 2008-2012*, richest 20%

100

Skilled attendant at birth (%) 2008-2012*, ratio of richest to poorest

1

Underweight prevalence in children under five (%) 2008-2012*, poorest 20%

Underweight prevalence in children under five (%) 2008-2012*, richest 20%

Underweight prevalence in children under five (%) 2008-2012*, ratio of poorest to richest

Diarrhoea treatment with oral rehydration salts (ORS) (%) 2008-2012*, poorest 20%

Diarrhoea treatment with oral rehydration salts (ORS) (%) 2008-2012*, richest 20%

Diarrhoea treatment with oral rehydration salts (ORS) (%) 2008-2012*, ratio of richest to poorest

Primary school net attendance ratio 2008-2012*, poorest 20%

94.5

Primary school net attendance ratio 2008-2012*, richest 20%

98.3

Primary school net attendance ratio 2008-2012*, ratio of richest to poorest

1

Comprehensive knowledge of HIV (%) Females 15-24 2008-2012*, poorest 20%

48.3

Comprehensive knowledge of HIV (%) Females 15-24 2008-2012*, richest 20%

62.1

Comprehensive knowledge of HIV (%) Females 15-24 2008-2012*, ratio of richest to poorest

1.3

Comprehensive knowledge of HIV (%) Males 15-24 2008-2012*, poorest 20%

Comprehensive knowledge of HIV (%) Males 15-24 2008-2012*, richest 20%

Comprehensive knowledge of HIV (%) Males 15-24 2008-2012*, ratio of richest to poorest

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Early Childhood Development

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Attendance in early childhood education 2005-2012*, total

74.7

Attendance in early childhood education 2005-2012*, male

73.5

Attendance in early childhood education 2005-2012*, female

75.8

Attendance in early childhood education 2005-2012*, poorest 20%

64.8

Attendance in early childhood education 2005-2012*, richest 20%

87.3

Adult support for learning ++ 2005-2012*, total

97.6

Adult support for learning ++ 2005-2012*, male

97.5

Adult support for learning ++ 2005-2012*, female

97.8

Adult support for learning ++ 2005-2012*, poorest 20%

95.7

Adult support for learning ++ 2005-2012*, richest 20%

100

Father's support for learning ++ 2005-2012*

63.4

Learning materials at home 2005-2012*, Children's books , total

81.4

Learning materials at home 2005-2012*, Children's books , poorest 20%

65.9

Learning materials at home 2005-2012*, Children's books , richest 20%

93

Learning materials at home 2005-2012*, Playthings ++, total

64.5

Learning materials at home 2005-2012*, Playthings ++, poorest 20%

63.2

Learning materials at home 2005-2012*, Playthings ++, richest 20%

72.1

Children left in inadequate care 2005-2012*, total

1

Children left in inadequate care 2005-2012*, male

0.8

Children left in inadequate care 2005-2012*, female

1.3

Children left in inadequate care 2005-2012*, poorest 20%

2.2

Children left in inadequate care 2005-2012*, richest 20%

0

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