Calling Trinidad and Tobago from the United States explained:
- 011 - US exit code; have to be dialed first for all international calls made from the US/Canada number plan
- 1 - international country code for Trinidad and Tobago
- US to Trinidad and Tobago international dialing format : 011 + 1 + individual phone number
Information about country:
From being discovered by Columbus expeditions until late XVIII century most of Trinidad and Tobago territory was under rule of Spain. In the end of the XVIII century it was transferred under the rule of Britain. Until 1830s sugar plantations with use of slaves' labor were base of Trinidad and Tobago economy. After 1833 indenture servants system came into practice until early XX century. As a result, current population, very diverse, includes people of European, African, Chinese, Indian, Amerindian and various mixed ethnicity origins. Independence was gained in 1962. The key factors of modern economy are tourism and finance, as well as gas, oil and oil products industries.