Trinidad and Tobago population 1,378,825 (live)

The population of Trinidad and Tobago is expected to grow by 3,000 in 2020 and reach 1,379,000 in 2021. Migration (including immigration and emigration) decreases population by 799 people yearly. On average there are 16,890 births and 14,027 deaths in Trinidad and Tobago per year. Rate of natural increase is approximately 0.21 percent per year. The population density of Trinidad and Tobago has changed from 211.6 in 1980 to 267.6 in 2018.

Current population 1,378,825 people at present (Tuesday 27th of October 2020)
Median Age 36.7 years
Life expectancy 71.1 years
Population density 268.6 per km2
Population of Trinidad and Tobago from 1960 to 2020 (historical)
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%)
2019 0 0 (0.0%) -900 36.4 1.72 268 112,000 (8.1%)
2018 0 0 (0.0%) -900 36.1 1.73 268 113,000 (8.2%)
2017 0 0 (0.0%) -900 35.9 1.74 267 113,000 (8.3%)
2016 0 0 (0.0%) -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 2019 the population of Trinidad and Tobago was 1,375,000 and the average age increased from 24.0 in 1960 to 36.4. Urban population has increased from 136,651 (10.8%) in 2000 to 111,000 (8.1%) in the current year. The population density of Trinidad and Tobago has changed from 211.6 in 1980 to 267.6 in 2018.

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 down to 252.5 people per square kilometer.

Trinidad and Tobago demographics 2019

The population growth rate is 0.22% (2,000 residents, including 13,598 deaths). The demographics of Trinidad and Tobago constitutes of 701,000 women and 677,000 men, which means there are 966 men per 1000 women. As far as age distribution goes, 26.6% of population (366,961) is 19 or younger, 62.3% of population (858,081) is between age 20 and 64 and 11.0% of population (151,718) is over 65.

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