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Tobago:see Trinidad and TobagoTrinidad and Tobago
, officially Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, republic (2005 est. pop. 1,088,000), 1,980 sq mi (5,129 sq km), West Indies. The capital is Port of Spain.
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an island in the Atlantic Ocean, northeast of Trinidad, with which it forms the country of Trinidad and Tobago. Area, 300 sq km. Population, 39,300 (1970). Tobago has mountains in the northeast (elevation, up to 576 m), which are composed mainly of volcanic rocks with granitic intrusions. A lowlying limestone plateau is in the southwest. The climate is tropical, hot and humid. Tobago has evergreen forests and cacao and coconut-palm plantations. The chief city of Tobago is Scarborough.