|Time zone:||GMT -11 (American Samoa standard time)||Daylight savings: None|
|Main languages:||Samoan||Other languages: English, Tongan|
US dollar (USD)|
€1 = $1.11, £1 = $1.32
(rates as of Sep 2016)
|Internet Domain:||.as||International Dialling Code: 1684|
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Further information on American Samoa
Discover more about American Samoa - the country's geogrpahy and natural features, an assessment of its status on freedom and rights and data on the country's population and economy.
Geography & Natural Features
Total area: 199 sq km (0 sq km under water)
Coastline: 116 km (Pacific Ocean)
Neighbours (border lengths): No land borders
Highest mountain: Lata Mountain (964m)
Freedom & Rights
Summary status and rankings for American Samoa from classifications of different organisations measuring political and economic freedom, democracy and civil rights. See more details of these rankings.
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Other Data & Links
Status: Territory of United States of America
Population: 54,517 Density: 273.9 people/sq km
Ethnic groups: native Pacific islander 91.6%, Asian 2.8%, white 1.1%, mixed 4.2%, other 0.3% (2000 census)
Religions: Christian Congregationalist 50%, Roman Catholic 20%, Protestant and other 30%
GDP (PPP): $0.575 billion GDP per capita: $8,000
Information derived from the CIA World Factbook.