Facts and stats about Samoa


Population. Ranked 184th in 2013.


GDP per capita. Ranked 104th in 2012.

Largest city Apia - 32,859
Capital city Apia - 32,859
Major language Samoan, English
Major religion Christianity
Monetary unit tala
Head of state Tuiatua Tupua Tamasese Efi
Prime minister Tuila'epa Sailele Malielegaoi
Alternative names Independent State of Samoa, Samoa, Western Samoa
Groups Group object, Group object, Group object, Group object

Interesting observations about Samoa

  • Samoa ranked 20 places from the bottom for population amongst Hot countries in 2013.
  • Samoa ranked third for sex ratio > total population amongst East Asia and Pacific in 2013.
  • Samoa has ranked in the top 2 for gender > sex ratio at birth since 2060.
  • Samoa ranked 10 places from the bottom for GDP globally in 2012.