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Samoa

 

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 Samoa
All information: Samoa
 
 United States
All information: United States
 
Area:2,840 km² 9,831,510 km²
Population:197,100 328,240,000
Official language:Samoan English

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Government

Government form:Parliamentary republic Federal presidential republic
Independent since:1962 n.Chr. 1776 n.Chr.
Capital:Apia Washington, D.C.


Population

Inhabitants per km²:69.4 33.4
Life expectancy males:71.2 years 76.1 years
Life expectancy females:75.3 years 81.1 years
Average age:21.0 years 37.4 years
Birthrate:24.38 ‰ 11.60 ‰
Deathrate:5.24 ‰ 8.60 ‰
Migrationrate:-8.10 ‰ 3.00 ‰


Quality of life

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Political stability:80 77
Civil rights:62 85
Health:53 74
Climate:42 64
Cost of Living:59 38
Popularity:15 85


Economy

Currency: Tala (1 WST = 100 Sene) US Dollar (1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:8.4 % 3.7 %
Inflation rate:0.98 % 1.81 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:19.30 % 36.60 %
Average income:3,734 € 58,741 €
Corruption index:52 (moderate) 69 (moderate)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:760 Mio €3.86 M € 19,092,826 M €58.17 M €
Gross national product:736 Mio €3.74 M € 19,280,405 M €58.74 M €
Exported goods:273 M €1.39 M € 2,231,382 M €6.80 M €
Imported goods:383 M €1.94 M € 2,782,006 M €8.48 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:1,150 km5.83 km 6,586,610 km20.07 km
Harbours:130.066 3,6730.011
Airports:40.020 13,5130.041


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:122.80 m kWh623,043.48 kWh 3,902.00 bn kWh11.89 m kWh
Energy production:132.00 m kWh669,721.00 kWh 4,095.00 bn kWh12.48 m kWh
Energy export:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh 9.70 bn kWh29,536.36 kWh
Energy imports:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh 72.72 bn kWh221,545.53 kWh
CO2 emissions:245,689.00 t1,246.54 t 5.01 bn t15,251.98 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+685 +1
Internet domain:.ws .us
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:8,45443 107,281,000327
Mobile phones:124,211630 422,000,0001,286
Internet server:18,01391 505,000,0001,539
Internet users:66,246336 290,488,378885



Climate

Detailed info for: Samoa and United States

Daytime temperatures:31.2 °C 18.7 °C
Nighttime temperatures:24.2 °C 7.2 °C
Water temperature:27.8 °C 19.1 °C
Relative humidity:83 % 67 %
Absolute humidity:24 g/m³ 9 g/m³
Rain days per year:194.4 85.2
Sunshine hours per day:7.0 7.2


Native languages

English:0.6 % 82.1 %
Samoa-English:52.0 % n/a
Samoan:47.5 % n/a
Spanish:n/a 10.7 %
Chinese:n/a 0.9 %
French:n/a 0.7 %
German:n/a 0.6 %
Italian:n/a 0.6 %
Tagalog:n/a 0.4 %
Korean:n/a 0.3 %
Polish:n/a 0.3 %
Vietnamese:n/a 0.2 %
Japanese:n/a 0.2 %
Portuguese:n/a 0.2 %
Russian:n/a 0.2 %
other:-0.1 % 2.6 %


Religions

Christianity:99.2 % 78.5 %
Jewry:n/a 1.8 %
Sikhism:n/a 1.6 %
Islam:n/a 1.1 %
Hinduism:n/a 1.0 %
Buddhism:n/a 0.7 %
nondenominational:0.1 % n/a
other:0.7 % 15.3 %