Public sector in Trinidad and Tobago

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Public sector in Trinidad and Tobago


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Army in Trinidad and Tobago


Armed forces personnel, total

4 050 number of people[?] (2014)
(descending): 150 in the world of 169 (11,83%); 24 place in America 30 (23,33%)
0,321 % (0,064 % annual) ↗
min: 2 000; max: 7 500; max-min: 5 500 (73,33%); mid: 4 750;
-700 (-17,28%)

Military expenditure

1,08 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(descending): 110 in the world of 155 (29,68%); 14 place in America 23 (43,48%)
40,18 % (8,04 % annual) ↘
min: 0,158; max: 1,08; max-min: 0,921 (85,36%); mid: 0,619;
0,461 (42,68%)

Armed forces personnel

0,590 % of total labor force[?] (2014)
(descending): 102 in the world of 166 (39,16%); 19 place in America 29 (37,93%)
2,56 % (0,512 % annual) ↗
min: 0,314; max: 1,32; max-min: 1,01 (76,21%); mid: 0,818;
-0,228 (-38,74%)

Unemployment in Trinidad and Tobago


Unemployment

(ascending): 44 in the world of 174 (75,29%); 7 place in America 30 (80%)
47,50 % (9,50 % annual) ↗
min: 3,60; max: 19,80; max-min: 16,20 (81,82%); mid: 11,70;
-7,70 (-192,50%)
3,10 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 32 in the world of 174 (82,18%); 6 place in America 30 (83,33%)
64,52 % (12,90 % annual) ↗
min: 2,80; max: 17,60; max-min: 14,80 (84,09%); mid: 10,20;
-7,10 (-229,03%)
5,30 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 62 in the world of 174 (64,94%); 11 place in America 30 (66,67%)
32,08 % (6,42 % annual) ↗
min: 4,70; max: 23,60; max-min: 18,90 (80,08%); mid: 14,15;
-8,85 (-166,98%)

Unemployment with primary education

27,90 {% of total unemployment[?]}
(2008)
(ascending): 53 in the world of 123 (57,72%); 12 place in America 28 (60,71%)
26,97 % (5,39 % annual) ↗
min: 27,90; max: 60,90; max-min: 33,00 (54,19%); mid: 44,40;
-16,50 (-59,14%)
27,90 {% of male unemployment[?]}
(2008)
(ascending): 49 in the world of 121 (60,33%); 12 place in America 28 (60,71%)
25,72 % (5,14 % annual) ↗
min: 27,10; max: 64,50; max-min: 37,40 (57,98%); mid: 45,80;
-17,90 (-64,16%)
(ascending): 64 in the world of 121 (47,93%); 13 place in America 28 (57,14%)
27,59 % (5,52 % annual) ↗
min: 28; max: 58,60; max-min: 30,60 (52,22%); mid: 43,30;
-15,30 (-54,64%)

Unemployment with secondary education

65,90 {% of total unemployment[?]}
(2008)
(ascending): 99 in the world of 121 (19,01%); 22 place in America 28 (25%)
7,55 % (1,51 % annual) ↘
min: 35; max: 67,80; max-min: 32,80 (48,38%); mid: 51,40;
14,50 (22,00%)
65,90 {% of male unemployment[?]}
(2008)
(ascending): 84 in the world of 119 (30,25%); 22 place in America 28 (25%)
7,70 % (1,54 % annual) ↘
min: 31,10; max: 70,80; max-min: 39,70 (56,07%); mid: 50,95;
14,95 (22,69%)
65,80 {% of female unemployment[?]}
(2008)
(ascending): 106 in the world of 120 (12,50%); 26 place in America 28 (10,71%)
7,56 % (1,51 % annual) ↘
min: 37,60; max: 67,30; max-min: 29,70 (44,13%); mid: 52,45;
13,35 (20,29%)

Unemployment with tertiary education

5,20 {% of total unemployment[?]}
(2008)
(ascending): 16 in the world of 120 (87,50%); 3 place in America 27 (92,59%)
46,63 % (9,33 % annual) ↘
min: 0,600; max: 5,20; max-min: 4,60 (88,46%); mid: 2,90;
2,30 (44,23%)
4,70 {% of male unemployment[?]}
(2008)
(ascending): 33 in the world of 119 (73,11%); 8 place in America 27 (74,07%)
44,68 % (8,94 % annual) ↘
min: 0,500; max: 4,70; max-min: 4,20 (89,36%); mid: 2,60;
2,10 (44,68%)
(ascending): 12 in the world of 118 (90,68%); 3 place in America 27 (92,59%)
49,11 % (9,82 % annual) ↘
min: 0,700; max: 5,60; max-min: 4,90 (87,50%); mid: 3,15;
2,45 (43,75%)

Employment of the population in Trinidad and Tobago


Employment in agriculture

3,80 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2008)
(descending): 119 in the world of 166 (28,92%); 24 place in America 36 (36,11%)
13,16 % (2,63 % annual) ↗
min: 3,80; max: 13,80; max-min: 10,00 (72,46%); mid: 8,80;
-5,00 (-131,58%)
5,20 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2008)
(descending): 114 in the world of 158 (28,48%); 24 place in America 34 (32,35%)
17,31 % (3,46 % annual) ↗
min: 5,10; max: 16,80; max-min: 11,70 (69,64%); mid: 10,95;
-5,75 (-110,58%)
1,80 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2008)
(descending): 117 in the world of 153 (24,18%); 22 place in America 34 (38,24%)
5,56 % (1,11 % annual) ↘
min: 1,70; max: 9,50; max-min: 7,80 (82,11%); mid: 5,60;
-3,80 (-211,11%)

Employment in industry

32,20 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2008)
(descending): 12 in the world of 168 (93,45%); 1 place in America 36 (100%)
3,73 % (0,745 % annual) ↘
min: 25,40; max: 39,60; max-min: 14,20 (35,86%); mid: 32,50;
-0,300 (-0,932%)
43,80 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2008)
(descending): 7 in the world of 159 (96,23%); 1 place in America 34 (100%)
6,16 % (1,23 % annual) ↘
min: 32,10; max: 47,70; max-min: 15,60 (32,70%); mid: 39,90;
3,90 (8,90%)
15,30 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2008)
(descending): 37 in the world of 158 (77,22%); 6 place in America 34 (85,29%)
3,27 % (0,654 % annual) ↗
min: 12,10; max: 22,10; max-min: 10 (45,25%); mid: 17,10;
-1,80 (-11,76%)

Employment in services

63,80 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2008)
(descending): 80 in the world of 169 (53,25%); 24 place in America 36 (36,11%)
0,784 % (0,157 % annual) ↗
min: 50,40; max: 65,30; max-min: 14,90 (22,82%); mid: 57,85;
5,95 (9,33%)
50,80 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2008)
(descending): 91 in the world of 160 (43,75%); 25 place in America 34 (29,41%)
2,95 % (0,591 % annual) ↗
min: 42; max: 54,70; max-min: 12,70 (23,22%); mid: 48,35;
2,45 (4,82%)
(descending): 67 in the world of 159 (58,49%); 23 place in America 34 (35,29%)

Labor force structure by type of employment in Trinidad and Tobago


Self-employed workers

21,20 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 73 in the world of 130 (44,62%); 20 place in America 29 (34,48%)
1,42 % (0,283 % annual) ↗
min: 20,10; max: 26,20; max-min: 6,10 (23,28%); mid: 23,15;
-1,95 (-9,20%)
25,40 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 68 in the world of 126 (46,83%); 19 place in America 28 (35,71%)
3,94 % (0,787 % annual) ↗
min: 22,80; max: 26,60; max-min: 3,80 (14,29%); mid: 24,70;
0,700 (2,76%)
15,20 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 73 in the world of 126 (42,86%); 21 place in America 28 (28,57%)
4,61 % (0,921 % annual) ↘
min: 14,30; max: 25,50; max-min: 11,20 (43,92%); mid: 19,90;
-4,70 (-30,92%)

Family workers

0,500 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 95 in the world of 119 (21,01%); 22 place in America 27 (22,22%)
40,00 % (8,00 % annual) ↗
min: 0,500; max: 5; max-min: 4,50 (90%); mid: 2,75;
-2,25 (-450%)
0,100 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 114 in the world of 114 (0,877%); 24 place in America 24 (4,17%)
100,00 % (20,00 % annual) ↗
min: 0,100; max: 3,30; max-min: 3,20 (96,97%); mid: 1,70;
-1,60 (-1 600%)
1,20 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 75 in the world of 114 (35,09%); 19 place in America 25 (28%)
16,67 % (3,33 % annual) ↗
min: 1,20; max: 8,90; max-min: 7,70 (86,52%); mid: 5,05;
-3,85 (-320,83%)

Wage workers

77,90 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 61 in the world of 134 (55,22%); 9 place in America 29 (72,41%)
0,642 % (0,128 % annual) ↘
min: 72,40; max: 79; max-min: 6,60 (8,35%); mid: 75,70;
2,20 (2,82%)
73,70 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 59 in the world of 129 (55,04%); 8 place in America 28 (75%)
1,36 % (0,271 % annual) ↘
min: 71,90; max: 76,40; max-min: 4,50 (5,89%); mid: 74,15;
-0,450 (-0,611%)
83,80 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 55 in the world of 129 (58,14%); 8 place in America 29 (75,86%)
0,597 % (0,119 % annual) ↗
min: 73,30; max: 84,40; max-min: 11,10 (13,15%); mid: 78,85;
4,95 (5,91%)

Employers in Trinidad and Tobago


Employers

5,60 % of total labor force[?] (2013)
(descending): 21 in the world of 120 (83,33%); 7 place in America 23 (73,91%)
10,71 % (2,14 % annual) ↘
min: 3,20; max: 5,60; max-min: 2,40 (42,86%); mid: 4,40;
1,20 (21,43%)

Employers

7 % of male labor force[?] (2013)
(descending): 28 in the world of 119 (77,31%); 9 place in America 23 (65,22%)
4,29 % (0,857 % annual) ↘
min: 3,70; max: 7; max-min: 3,30 (47,14%); mid: 5,35;
1,65 (23,57%)

Employers

3,50 % of female labor force[?] (2013)
(descending): 14 in the world of 116 (88,79%); 5 place in America 22 (81,82%)
25,71 % (5,14 % annual) ↘
min: 1,50; max: 3,50; max-min: 2 (57,14%); mid: 2,50;
1 (28,57%)

Structure of the labor force by education in Trinidad and Tobago


Labor force with primary education

25,30 {% of total[?]}
(2008)
(descending): 68 in the world of 114 (41,23%); 22 place in America 27 (22,22%)
10,67 % (2,13 % annual) ↗
min: 25,30; max: 46,30; max-min: 21 (45,36%); mid: 35,80;
-10,50 (-41,50%)
28,20 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2008)
(descending): 61 in the world of 108 (44,44%); 18 place in America 26 (34,62%)
14,45 % (2,89 % annual) ↗
min: 28,20; max: 50,60; max-min: 22,40 (44,27%); mid: 39,40;
-11,20 (-39,72%)
21,20 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2008)
(descending): 65 in the world of 108 (40,74%); 20 place in America 26 (26,92%)
9,20 % (1,84 % annual) ↗
min: 21,20; max: 38,60; max-min: 17,40 (45,08%); mid: 29,90;
-8,70 (-41,04%)

Labor force with secondary education

63 {% of total[?]}
(2008)
(descending): 12 in the world of 113 (90,27%); 1 place in America 27 (100%)
0,913 % (0,183 % annual) ↘
min: 47,60; max: 63; max-min: 15,40 (24,44%); mid: 55,30;
7,70 (12,22%)
(descending): 15 in the world of 107 (86,92%); 2 place in America 26 (96,15%)
4,92 % (0,984 % annual) ↘
min: 44,20; max: 63; max-min: 18,80 (29,84%); mid: 53,60;
9,40 (14,92%)
(descending): 9 in the world of 107 (92,52%); 1 place in America 26 (100%)
2,10 % (0,421 % annual) ↗
min: 53,90; max: 64,50; max-min: 10,60 (16,43%); mid: 59,20;
3,80 (6,03%)

Labor force with tertiary education

11,10 {% of total[?]}
(2008)
(descending): 95 in the world of 114 (17,54%); 22 place in America 27 (22,22%)
18,92 % (3,78 % annual) ↘
min: 4,90; max: 11,10; max-min: 6,20 (55,86%); mid: 8,00;
3,10 (27,93%)
8,20 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2008)
(descending): 96 in the world of 108 (12,04%); 23 place in America 26 (15,38%)
13,72 % (2,74 % annual) ↘
min: 4,10; max: 8,20; max-min: 4,10 (50,00%); mid: 6,15;
2,05 (25,00%)
15,30 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2008)
(descending): 76 in the world of 108 (30,56%); 17 place in America 26 (38,46%)
21,90 % (4,38 % annual) ↘
min: 6,40; max: 15,30; max-min: 8,90 (58,17%); mid: 10,85;
4,45 (29,08%)

Intentional homicides

25,90 per 100,000 people[?] (2014)
(ascending): 169 in the world of 185 (9,19%); 25 place in America 36 (33,33%)
37,45 % (7,49 % annual) ↗
min: 9,50; max: 41,60; max-min: 32,10 (77,16%); mid: 25,55;
0,350 (1,35%)

Losses due to theft, robbery, vandalism, and arson

0,400 % sales[?] (2010)
(ascending): 31 in the world of 96 (68,75%); 6 place in America 25 (80%)

Corruption in Trinidad and Tobago


Bribery incidence

10,50 % of firms experiencing at least one bribe payment request[?] (2010)
(ascending): 38 in the world of 104 (64,42%); 15 place in America 26 (46,15%)

Firms expected to give gifts in meetings with tax officials

5,50 % of firms[?] (2010)
(ascending): 27 in the world of 97 (73,20%); 11 place in America 25 (60%)

Informal payments to public officials

13,40 % of firms[?] (2010)
(ascending): 41 in the world of 95 (57,89%); 11 place in America 19 (47,37%)