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Where is Trinidad and Tobago
About Map: Map showing Where is Trinidad and Tobago located on the world map.
Where is Trinidad and Tobago located on the world map? The given Trinidad and Tobago location map shows that Trinidad and Tobago is located in the southern Caribbean Sea.

Trinidad and Tobago map also shows that the nearby neighbor of this islands country is Venezuela in the south-western part. However, it also shares maritime boundaries with Barbados in the northeast and Guyana in the southeast.

Geographically, it comprises two main islands, Trinidad and Tobago along with numerous smaller islands. Among them, Trinidad is the largest one and having more population; Tobago is much smaller, it has merely 6% of the total area and 4% of the entire population.

The country got its independence in the year 1962 and became republic in 1976. The government type of Trinidad and Tobago is a republic featured with a two-party system and a bicameral parliamentary system which is based upon the Westminster System. The head of state is the President and the head of government is the Prime Minister.

The economy of the country is largely depends upon the petroleum industry. Besides, Tourism and manufacturing are also important sectors for the native economy.

Quick Facts
CountryTrinidad And Tobago
Continent North America
Where is Located Trinidad and Tobago is a country located in the Northern South America, Caribbean
Coordinates 10.5526° N, 61.3152° W
Capital Port of Spain
Largest City Chaguanas
Neighboring CountriesNone
Administrative divisions9 regions, 3 boroughs, 2 cities, 1 ward
Area 5,131 sq km (1,981 sq miles)
Population1,225,225 (July 2013 est.)
Official Language English (official), Caribbean Hindustani (a dialect of Hindi), French, Spanish, Chinese
Currency Trinidad and Tobago dollar (TTD)
ISO Alpha-2 CodeTT
ISO Alpha-3 Code TTO
ISO Numeric Code780
GDP $20,400 (2012 est.)
Calling code 1
Time Zone (UTC-4)
Internet TLD .tt