Trinidad and Tobago

  • S. H. Steinberg
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


In 1863 Trinidad, with a population of 84,438 (census, 1861), was a crown colony; Tobago, with 15,410 inhabitants, was included in the Windward Islands. Trinidad exports to the UK amounted to about £605,000 (Tobago, £67,000), imports from the UK to £289,200 (Tobago, £18,800).


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Books of Reference

  1. Statistical Information: The Central Statistical Office, Government of Trinidad and Tobago, 2 Edward St., Port-of-Spain. Director: J. Harewood. Publications include Annual Statistical Digest, Quarterly Economic Report, Annual Overseas Trade Report, Population and Vital Statistics Annual Report.Google Scholar
  2. Report of the Trinidad and Tobago Independence Conference, 1962. (Cmnd. 1757.) HMSO, 1962Google Scholar
  3. Annual Report, 1959. HMSO, 1961Google Scholar
  4. Development Plan for Tobago. HMSO, 1957Google Scholar
  5. Economic Survey of Trinidad and Tobago, 1953–58. Government Printer, Port-of-Spain, 1959 Five Tear Development Programme, 1958–1962. Government Printer, Port-of-Spain, 1958Google Scholar
  6. Trinidad and Tobago Year Book. Port-of-Spain. Annual (from 1865)Google Scholar
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  8. Craig, H., The Legislative Council of Trinidad and Tobago. London, 1952Google Scholar
  9. Herskovits, M. J. and Herskovits, F. S., Trinidad Village. New York, 1947Google Scholar
  10. Central Library. The Central Library of Trinidad and Tobago, Queen’s Park East, Port-of-Spain. Librarian: Miss M. Lumsden, FLA.Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1963

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. H. Steinberg
    • 1
  1. 1.The Royal Historical SocietyUK

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