Standard of living in Trinidad and Tobago

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Standard of living in Trinidad and Tobago


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Poverty in Trinidad and Tobago


Poverty gap - $3.10/day

3,44 %[?] (1992)
(1995) (ascending): 22 in the world of 93 (77,42%); 5 place in America 23 (82,61%)
26,45 % (5,29 % annual) ↘
min: 1,62; max: 3,44; max-min: 1,82 (52,91%); mid: 2,53;
0,910 (26,45%)

Poverty gap - $1.90/day

0,860 %[?] (1992)
(1995) (ascending): 22 in the world of 93 (77,42%); 3 place in America 23 (91,30%)
48,84 % (9,77 % annual) ↘
min: 0,020; max: 0,860; max-min: 0,840 (97,67%); mid: 0,440;
0,420 (48,84%)

Internally displaced persons

31 number of people[?] (2013)
(ascending): 4 in the world of 89 (96,63%); 2 place in America 15 (93,33%)

GINI index

40,27 [?] (1992)
(1995) (ascending): 34 in the world of 94 (64,89%); 2 place in America 25 (96%)
2,89 % (0,579 % annual) ↗
min: 40,27; max: 42,60; max-min: 2,33 (5,47%); mid: 41,44;
-1,17 (-2,89%)

Access to resources in Trinidad and Tobago


Access to electricity

99,83 {% of population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 84 in the world of 211 (60,66%); 9 place in America 43 (81,40%)
2,90 % (0,580 % annual) ↘
min: 90,72; max: 99,83; max-min: 9,11 (9,12%); mid: 95,27;
4,55 (4,56%)
100 {% of urban population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 14 in the world of 184 (92,93%); 3 place in America 34 (94,12%)
(descending): 73 in the world of 211 (65,88%); 6 place in America 43 (88,37%)
3,39 % (0,679 % annual) ↘
min: 89,36; max: 99; max-min: 9,64 (9,74%); mid: 94,18;
4,82 (4,87%)

Access to non-solid fuel

99,99 {% of population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 39 in the world of 174 (78,16%); 5 place in America 30 (86,67%)
99,93 {% of urban population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 76 in the world of 176 (57,39%); 11 place in America 30 (66,67%)
0,0028497 % (0,0005699 % annual) ↘
min: 99,93; max: 99,93; max-min: 0,0028477 (0,0028497%); mid: 99,93;
0,0014238 (0,0014249%)
100 {% of rural population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 1 in the world of 175 (100%); 1 place in America 32 (100%)

Improved sanitation facilities

(descending): 84 in the world of 197 (57,87%); 17 place in America 37 (56,76%)
0,109 % (0,022 % annual) ↘
min: 89,90; max: 91,50; max-min: 1,60 (1,75%); mid: 90,70;
0,800 (0,874%)
(descending): 95 in the world of 197 (52,28%); 19 place in America 37 (51,35%)
0,109 % (0,022 % annual) ↘
min: 89,90; max: 91,50; max-min: 1,60 (1,75%); mid: 90,70;
0,800 (0,874%)
(descending): 74 in the world of 193 (62,18%); 14 place in America 36 (63,89%)
0,109 % (0,022 % annual) ↘
min: 89,90; max: 91,50; max-min: 1,60 (1,75%); mid: 90,70;
0,800 (0,874%)

Improved water source

(descending): 104 in the world of 197 (47,72%); 21 place in America 37 (45,95%)
0,105 % (0,021 % annual) ↘
min: 91,60; max: 95,10; max-min: 3,50 (3,68%); mid: 93,35;
1,75 (1,84%)
(descending): 137 in the world of 198 (31,31%); 32 place in America 38 (18,42%)
0,105 % (0,021 % annual) ↘
min: 91,60; max: 95,10; max-min: 3,50 (3,68%); mid: 93,35;
1,75 (1,84%)
(descending): 83 in the world of 193 (57,51%); 14 place in America 36 (63,89%)
0,105 % (0,021 % annual) ↘
min: 91,60; max: 95,10; max-min: 3,50 (3,68%); mid: 93,35;
1,75 (1,84%)

Poor people in Trinidad and Tobago


Prevalence of undernourishment

7,40 % of population[?] (2015)
(ascending): 47 in the world of 115 (60%); 12 place in America 27 (59,26%)
37,84 % (7,57 % annual) ↗
min: 7,40; max: 15,80; max-min: 8,40 (53,16%); mid: 11,60;
-4,20 (-56,76%)

Prevalence of wasting

5,20 % of children under 5[?] (2000)
(2005) (ascending): 71 in the world of 140 (50%); 25 place in America 28 (14,29%)

24,70 % of urban population[?] (2005)
(2010) (ascending): 24 in the world of 87 (73,56%); 14 place in America 26 (50%)

Gasoline prices in Trinidad and Tobago


Pump price for diesel fuel

0,240 US$ per liter[?] (2006)
(2010) (ascending): 12 in the world of 178 (93,82%); 2 place in America 30 (96,67%)

Pump price for gasoline

0,360 US$ per liter[?] (2008)
(2010) (ascending): 9 in the world of 178 (95,51%); 2 place in America 30 (96,67%)
8,33 % (1,67 % annual) ↗
min: 0,350; max: 0,430; max-min: 0,080 (18,60%); mid: 0,390;
-0,030 (-8,33%)

Distribution of income in Trinidad and Tobago


Income share held by highest 10%

29,89 %[?] (1992)
(1995) (descending): 65 in the world of 94 (31,91%); 24 place in America 25 (8%)
2,09 % (0,418 % annual) ↗
min: 29,89; max: 31,14; max-min: 1,25 (4,01%); mid: 30,52;
-0,625 (-2,09%)

Income share held by highest 20%

45,90 %[?] (1992)
(1995) (descending): 65 in the world of 94 (31,91%); 24 place in America 25 (8%)
2,25 % (0,451 % annual) ↗
min: 45,90; max: 47,97; max-min: 2,07 (4,32%); mid: 46,94;
-1,04 (-2,25%)

Income share held by second 20%

10,34 %[?] (1992)
(1995) (descending): 35 in the world of 94 (63,83%); 3 place in America 25 (92%)
3,58 % (0,716 % annual) ↘
min: 9,60; max: 10,34; max-min: 0,740 (7,16%); mid: 9,97;
0,370 (3,58%)

Income share held by third 20%

15,53 %[?] (1992)
(1995) (descending): 23 in the world of 94 (76,60%); 2 place in America 25 (96%)
2,00 % (0,399 % annual) ↘
min: 14,91; max: 15,53; max-min: 0,620 (3,99%); mid: 15,22;
0,310 (2,00%)

Income share held by fourth 20%

22,73 %[?] (1992)
(1995) (descending): 11 in the world of 94 (89,36%); 2 place in America 25 (96%)
0,264 % (0,053 % annual) ↘
min: 22,61; max: 22,73; max-min: 0,120 (0,528%); mid: 22,67;
0,060 (0,264%)

Income share held by lowest 20%

5,50 %[?] (1992)
(1995) (descending): 48 in the world of 94 (50%); 3 place in America 25 (92%)
5,45 % (1,09 % annual) ↘
min: 4,90; max: 5,50; max-min: 0,600 (10,91%); mid: 5,20;
0,300 (5,45%)

Income share held by lowest 10%

2,07 %[?] (1992)
(1995) (descending): 49 in the world of 94 (48,94%); 3 place in America 25 (92%)
5,07 % (1,01 % annual) ↘
min: 1,86; max: 2,07; max-min: 0,210 (10,14%); mid: 1,97;
0,105 (5,07%)