Sangre Grande region

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Sangre Grande
Regional Corporation
Location of Sangre Grande
Country Trinidad and Tobago
Government
 • Chairman Councilor Mr. Martin Terry Rondon
Area
 • Total 927 km2 (358 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 75,766
 • Density 82/km2 (210/sq mi)
Time zone UTC-4 (AST)

Sangre Grande is a region of Trinidad. Sangre Grande Regional Corporation is the local government body and the largest Regional Corporation of Trinidad and Tobago. The region has a land area of 898.94 km². The Sangre Grande Regional Corporation is headquartered in Sangre Grande. Other urban areas within include Guaico, Toco and Valencia. For the Council Term of 2013–2016 the Sangre Grande Regional Corporation was expanded to include one additional Electoral District.

Demographics[edit]

Ancestry[edit]

Region of Sangre Grande racial breakdown
Racial composition 2011[1]
South Asian (Indo-Trinidadian) 31.03%
Black (Afro-Trinidadian/Tobagonian) 30%
Multiracial 22.9%
Dougla (South Asian and Black) 12.8%
White Trinidadian 0.09%
Native American (Amerindian) 0.1%
East Asian (Chinese) 0.1%
Arab (Syrian/Lebanese) 0.006%
Other 0.09%
Not stated 2.5%

References[edit]

  1. ^ Central Statistical Office. "NON-INSTITUTIONAL POPULATION BY SEX, AGE GROUP, ETHNIC GROUP AND MUNICIPALITY" (PDF).