Trinidad and Tobago population 1,377,162 (live)

The population of Trinidad and Tobago is expected to grow by 2,000 in 2019 and reach 1,378,000 in 2020. Migration (including immigration and emigration) decreases population by 900 people yearly. On average there are 17,321 births and 13,807 deaths in Trinidad and Tobago per year. Rate of natural increase is approximately 0.26 percent per year. The population density of Trinidad and Tobago has changed from 211.6 in 1980 to 266.9 in 2017.

Current population 1,377,162 people at present (Friday 20th of September 2019)
Median Age 36.4 years
Life expectancy 71.0 years
Population density 268.1 per km2
Population of Trinidad and Tobago from 1960 to 2019 (historical)
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2019 1,375,000 2,000 (0.2%) -900 36.4 1.72 268 112,000 (8.1%)
2018 1,373,000 4,000 (0.3%) -900 36.1 1.73 268 113,000 (8.2%)
2017 1,369,000 4,038 (0.3%) -900 35.9 1.74 267 113,000 (8.3%)
2016 1,364,962 4,870 (0.4%) -900 35.6 1.75 266 114,002 (8.4%)
2015 1,360,092 5,599 (0.4%) -900 35.3 1.77 265 114,860 (8.4%)
2010 1,328,100 6,482 (0.5%) -1,000 34.1 1.81 259 120,751 (9.1%)
2005 1,296,934 6,399 (0.5%) -2,261 32.5 1.77 253 128,422 (9.9%)
2000 1,267,984 3,209 (0.3%) -2,632 30.8 1.75 247 136,651 (10.8%)
1995 1,255,001 4,683 (0.4%) -6,509 28.9 1.96 245 120,756 (9.6%)
1990 1,221,900 8,276 (0.7%) -6,395 27.4 2.45 238 104,277 (8.5%)
1985 1,170,928 15,233 (1.3%) -9,014 26.5 3.06 228 112,374 (9.6%)
1980 1,085,308 16,106 (1.5%) -6,856 26.1 3.28 212 117,897 (10.9%)
1975 1,011,490 14,437 (1.4%) -6,172 25.4 3.31 197 115,027 (11.4%)
1970 945,993 8,145 (0.9%) -5,871 24.4 3.55 184 112,346 (11.9%)
1965 912,417 9,142 (1.0%) -12,313 23.6 4.43 178 130,904 (14.3%)
1960 848,479 16,881 (2.0%) -11,587 24.0 5.26 165 147,203 (17.3%)

In 2018 the population of Trinidad and Tobago was 1,373,000 and the average age increased from 24.0 in 1960 to 36.1. Urban population has increased from 136,651 (10.8%) in 2000 to 112,000 (8.1%) in the current year. The population density of Trinidad and Tobago has changed from 211.6 in 1980 to 266.9 in 2017.

Estimated Population 2020-2050
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2020 1,378,000 3,000 (0.2%) -799 36.7 1.71 269 111,000 (8.1%)
2025 1,381,000 0 (0.0%) -700 38.0 1.68 269 110,000 (8.0%)
2030 1,374,000 -2,000 (-0.2%) -600 39.3 1.67 268 112,000 (8.1%)
2035 1,361,000 -3,000 (-0.2%) -600 40.4 1.68 265 116,000 (8.6%)
2040 1,343,000 -4,000 (-0.3%) -600 41.2 1.68 262 124,000 (9.2%)
2045 1,322,000 -5,000 (-0.4%) -600 41.9 1.69 258 131,000 (9.9%)
2050 1,295,000 -6,000 (-0.5%) -600 42.5 1.71 253 138,000 (10.7%)

Total Trinidad and Tobago population should reach 1,378,000 by 2020 and should decrease to 1,295,000 people by year 2050. The life expectancy at birth should reach 74.7 (71.2 years for male and 78.4 years for females). Population density will go up to 252.5 people per square kilometer.

Trinidad and Tobago demographics 2018

The population growth rate is 0.15% (4,000 residents, including 13,370 deaths). The demographics of Trinidad and Tobago constitutes of 699,000 women and 676,000 men, which means there are 967 men per 1000 women. As far as age distribution goes, 26.8% of population (367,950) is 19 or younger, 62.4% of population (857,725) is between age 20 and 64 and 10.7% of population (146,575) is over 65.

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