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Where is Trinidad and Tobago

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Where is Trinidad and Tobago
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.