- Name: Trinidad and Tobago
- Capital City: Port of Spain (45,300 pop.)
- Trinidad & Tobago Population: 1,225,225 (2013 est.)
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- Currency: Trinidad and Tobago
Trinidad and Tobago Dollar
- Ethnicity: Indian (South Asian) 40%, African 37.5%, mixed 20.5%, other 1.2%, unspecified 0.8% (2000 census)
- GDP total: $27.12 billion (2012 est.)
- GDP per capita: $20,400 (2012 est.)
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- Language: English (official), Caribbean Hindustani (a dialect of Hindi), French, Spanish, Chinese
- Largest Cities: (by population) Chaguanas, Mon Repos, San Fernando, Port-of-Spain, Arima, Marabella, Point Fortin, Tunapuna, Scarborough, Sangre Grande
- Name: Trinidad's name comes from Christopher
Columbus, who visited the island on his third voyage to the New World.
He saw what appeared to him as a trinity of hills along the southeastern
Tobago's name is historically thought to have come from the word tobacco.
- National Day: August 31
- Religion: Roman Catholic 26%, Hindu 22.5%, Anglican 7.8%, Baptist 7.2%, Pentecostal 6.8%, Muslim 5.8%, Seventh Day Adventist 4%, other Christian 5.8%, other 10.8%, unspecified 1.4%, none 1.9% (2000 census)
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