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American Samoa Demographics Profile

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Population
49,437 (July 2020 est.)
Age structure
0-14 years: 27.76% (male 7,063/female 6,662)
15-24 years: 18.16% (male 4,521/female 4,458)
25-54 years: 37.49% (male 9,164/female 9,370)
55-64 years: 9.69% (male 2,341/female 2,447)
65 years and over: 6.9% (male 1,580/female 1,831) (2020 est.)
Median age
total: 27.2 years
male: 26.7 years
female: 27.7 years (2020 est.)
Population growth rate
-1.4% (2020 est.)
Birth rate
17.8 births/1,000 population (2020 est.)
Death rate
5.9 deaths/1,000 population (2020 est.)
Net migration rate
-26.1 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2020 est.)
Urbanization
urban population: 87.2% of total population (2020)
rate of urbanization: 0.07% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Major cities - population
49,000 PAGO PAGO (capital) (2018)
Sex ratio
at birth: 1.06 male(s)/female
0-14 years: 1.06 male(s)/female
15-24 years: 1.01 male(s)/female
25-54 years: 0.98 male(s)/female
55-64 years: 0.96 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.86 male(s)/female
total population: 99.6 male(s)/female (2020 est.)
Infant mortality rate
total: 9.9 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 11.7 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 8 deaths/1,000 live births (2020 est.)
Life expectancy at birth
total population: 74.8 years
male: 72.3 years
female: 77.5 years (2020 est.)
Total fertility rate
2.35 children born/woman (2020 est.)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate
NA
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS
NA
HIV/AIDS - deaths
NA
Drinking water source
improved: total: 100% of population
unimproved: total: 0% of population (2017 est.)
Sanitation facility access
improved: total: 99% of population
unimproved: total: 1% of population (2017 est.)
Nationality
noun: American Samoan(s) (US nationals)
adjective: American Samoan
Ethnic groups
Pacific Islander 92.6% (includes Samoan 88.9%, Tongan 2.9%, other .8%), Asian 3.6% (includes Filipino 2.2%, other 1.4%), mixed 2.7%, other 1.2% (2010 est.)
note: data represent population by ethnic origin or race
Religions
Christian 98.3%, other 1%, unaffiliated 0.7% (2010 est.)
Languages
Samoan 88.6% (closely related to Hawaiian and other Polynesian languages), English 3.9%, Tongan 2.7%, other Pacific islander 3%, other 1.8% (2010 est.)

note: most people are bilingual

Education expenditures
NA

Source: CIA World Factbook
This page was last updated on Friday, November 27, 2020