Trinidad and Tobago

Official Name
Republic of Trinidad and Tobago

1,341,000 (2013 World Bank)

Principal Languages
English, Trinidadian Creole English
Literacy Rate
98% (2010 UNESCO)
Immigrant Languages
Chinese (6,500), North Levantine Spoken Arabic (2,600)
General References
Hancock 1985; Mohan and Zador 1986; Winer 1993
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Trinidad and Tobago is 8. All are living languages. Of these, 1 is institutional, 3 are developing, 3 are vigorous, and 1 is in trouble.
See full country report.