Travel Information for American Samoa
Time zone:GMT -11 (American Samoa standard time) Daylight savings:    None
Main languages:Samoan Other languages:    English, Tongan
Currency: US dollar (USD)

1 = $1.11, £1 = $1.32

(rates as of Sep 2016)

Internet Domain:.asInternational Dialling Code:    1684

For help planning your trip to American Samoa including visas, vaccinations, currency exchange, flights, accomodation and insurance, see our American Samoa trip planning page.

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

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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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Overall Ranking:    -

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.