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This country comparison is a concise, tabular overview of numerous data from our respective country pages for American Samoa and United States. For further information and explanations, we provide many details per country that go far beyond this comparison. For example, there are separate sub-pages for both countries on climate, energy, population, tourism, airports, sun position and much more.
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General information

 American SamoaUnited States
Region:PolynesiaNorth America
Area:199 km²9,831,510 km²
Official language:SamoanEnglish
Government form:Presidential democracy (self-governing territory of the US)Federal presidential republic
Capital:Pago PagoWashington, D.C.

Population

Details for American Samoa and the United States

 American SamoaUnited States
Population:55,103331,894,000
Inhabitants/km²:276.933.8
Average age:Ø 27.2 yearsØ 38.5 years
Birthrate:12.70 ‰10.90 ‰
Deathrate:5.60 ‰10.30 ‰
Migrationrate:-29.80 ‰3.02 ‰

Economy

 American SamoaUnited States
Currency:US Dollar
(1 USD = 100 Cents)
US Dollar
(1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:29.8 %5.5 %


 ASM:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Gross domestic product:709 M US$12.87 M US$22,996,100 M US$69.29 M US$
Exported goods:428 M US$7.77 M US$2,532,951 M US$7.63 M US$
Imported goods:615 M US$11.16 M US$3,394,346 M US$10.23 M US$

Infrastructure

 ASM:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Roadways:241 km4.37 km6,586,610 km19.85 km
Passenger airports:30.05444360.0013

Energy balance

Details for American Samoa and the United States

 ASM:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Energy consumption:157.20 m kWh2.85 m kWh3,902.00 bn kWh11.76 m kWh
Energy production:169.00 m kWh3.07 m kWh4,095.00 bn kWh12.34 m kWh
Energy export:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh9.70 bn kWh29,211.16 kWh
Energy imports:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh72.72 bn kWh219,106.27 kWh
CO2 emissions:361,100.00 t6,553.18 t4.82 bn t14,515.85 t

Telecommunication

 American SamoaUnited States
International dialing:+1-684+1
Internet domain:.as.us

 ASM
total
ASM
per 1000
inh.
USA
total
USA
per 1000
inh.
Landlines:10,000181101,526,000306
Mobile cellulars:2,20040351,477,0001059
Internet server:2,38743505,000,0001522
Internet users:17,147311301,691,414909

Climate

We also provide a more detailed climate comparison of both countries.
The data for each country can be found here: American Samoa and United States

 American SamoaUnited States
Daytime temperatures:30.3 °C18.7 °C
Nighttime temperatures:25.5 °C7.1 °C
Rel. humidity:82 %67 %
Rain days:17.87.1
Sunshine hours per day:5.57.2

Native languages

 American SamoaUnited States
Samoan:90.6 %n/a
English:2.9 %82.1 %
Spanish:n/a10.7 %
Tongan:2.4 %n/a
Chinese:n/a0.9 %
French:n/a0.7 %
German:n/a0.6 %
Italian:n/a0.6 %
Tagalog:n/a0.4 %
Korean:n/a0.3 %
Polish:n/a0.3 %
Vietnamese:n/a0.2 %
Japanese:n/a0.2 %
Portuguese:n/a0.2 %
Russian:n/a0.2 %
Eskimo:n/a0.0 %
other:4.1 %2.6 %

Religions

 American SamoaUnited States
Christianity:70.0 %78.5 %
Jewry:n/a1.8 %
Sikhism:n/a1.6 %
Islam:n/a1.1 %
Hinduism:n/a1.0 %
Buddhism:n/a0.7 %
other:30.0 %15.3 %


Data inventory and updates

A country comparison like this can be based on several hundred individual data items from dozens of different sources. All data are based on the most recent data available to us. Most of them refer to the previous year and are updated around March of the following year. If a country has not yet published data for the most recent or penultimate year, we present the most recent official data. Updates are made on an ongoing basis depending on the subject area or source, so there is no single "cutoff date" for this comparison. Sources for almost all data can be found on our respective country pages.