Geography in Trinidad and Tobago

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Geography in Trinidad and Tobago


The continent: America
  
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For country comparisons (the table on the map) colors are used:
 
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Area in Trinidad and Tobago


Surface area

5 130 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 169 in the world of 233 (27,90%); 29 place in America 50 (44%)

Land area

5 130 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 168 in the world of 230 (27,39%); 29 place in America 50 (44%)

Land use in Trinidad and Tobago


Land area

5 130 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 168 in the world of 230 (27,39%); 29 place in America 50 (44%)

Agricultural land

10,53 {% of land area[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 179 in the world of 208 (14,42%); 35 place in America 42 (19,05%)
540 {sq.km.[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 170 in the world of 209 (19,14%); 28 place in America 42 (35,71%)
0,040 {hectares per person[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 190 in the world of 207 (8,70%); 37 place in America 42 (14,29%)
2,41 % (0,482 % annual) ↗
min: 0,040; max: 0,114; max-min: 0,075 (65,27%); mid: 0,077;
-0,037 (-93,97%)

Arable land

4,87 {% of land area[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 144 in the world of 206 (30,58%); 28 place in America 42 (35,71%)
250,00 {sq.km.[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 161 in the world of 206 (22,33%); 28 place in America 42 (35,71%)
0,018 {hectares per person[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 184 in the world of 206 (11,17%); 37 place in America 42 (14,29%)
2,41 % (0,482 % annual) ↗
min: 0,018; max: 0,067; max-min: 0,049 (72,57%); mid: 0,043;
-0,024 (-132,26%)

Forest area

45,71 {% of land area[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 60 in the world of 205 (71,22%); 19 place in America 43 (58,14%)
3,45 % (0,689 % annual) ↘
min: 44,13; max: 46,92; max-min: 2,79 (5,94%); mid: 45,53;
0,181 (0,397%)
2 345 {sq. km.[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 151 in the world of 206 (27,18%); 28 place in America 43 (37,21%)
3,45 % (0,689 % annual) ↘
min: 2 264; max: 2 407; max-min: 143 (5,94%); mid: 2 336;
9,30 (0,397%)
0,172 {hectares per person[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 121 in the world of 204 (41,18%); 30 place in America 43 (32,56%)
1,12 % (0,224 % annual) ↘
min: 0,170; max: 0,197; max-min: 0,027 (13,46%); mid: 0,184;
-0,011 (-6,57%)

Terrestrial protected areas

32,48 {% of land area[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 26 in the world of 204 (87,75%); 6 place in America 42 (88,10%)
0,809 % (0,162 % annual) ↘
min: 30,45; max: 32,48; max-min: 2,03 (6,25%); mid: 31,47;
1,02 (3,13%)
1 670 {sq. km.[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 147 in the world of 202 (27,72%); 26 place in America 42 (40,48%)
0,0023929 {hectares per person[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 38 in the world of 202 (81,68%); 14 place in America 42 (69,05%)

Coastline

362 km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 125 in the world of 191 (35,08%); 29 place in America 47 (40,43%)

Elevation in Trinidad and Tobago


mean elevation

83 m.[?] (2015)
(descending): 154 in the world of 163 (6,13%); 27 place in America 28 (7,14%)

highest point

940 m.[?] (2015)
(descending): 164 in the world of 232 (29,74%); 30 place in America 50 (42%)

Main parameters in Trinidad and Tobago


Population

1 360 088 number of people[?] (2015)
(descending): 154 in the world of 233 (34,33%); 25 place in America 50 (52%)
2,35 % (0,470 % annual) ↘
min: 848 481; max: 1 360 088; max-min: 511 607 (37,62%); mid: 1 104 285;
255 804 (18,81%)

Surface area

5 130 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 169 in the world of 233 (27,90%); 29 place in America 50 (44%)

Population density

265,12 people per sq. km of land area[?] (2015)
(descending): 51 in the world of 230 (78,26%); 15 place in America 50 (72%)
2,35 % (0,470 % annual) ↘
min: 168,69; max: 265,12; max-min: 96,44 (36,37%); mid: 216,90;
48,22 (18,19%)

Population growth rate

0,413 annual %[?] (2015)
(descending): 165 in the world of 216 (24,07%); 36 place in America 45 (22,22%)
18,28 % (3,66 % annual) ↗
min: 0,148; max: 2,26; max-min: 2,12 (93,46%); mid: 1,21;
-0,793 (-192,01%)

Surface area

0,377 hectar per person[?] (2015)
(ascending): 51 in the world of 233 (78,54%); 15 place in America 50 (72%)
2,41 % (0,482 % annual) ↗
min: 0,377; max: 0,603; max-min: 0,226 (37,45%); mid: 0,490;
-0,113 (-29,94%)