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Samoa  

Samoa, is a country located at Micronesia, it has an area of 2,840 Km2, so it is one of the smallest countries in the world.

Samoa, with a population of 193,228 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world ant it has a moderate population density, 68 people per km2.

The capital is Apia and its currency is Talas

Samoa is holding the 184 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2015 was 437 millions of euros485 millions of dollars, ( 57.78% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 2,261 € euros per inhabitant2,509$ dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Samoa, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.702 points in 2014, leaving it in 105th place in the table of 187 countries published.

If the reason to visit Samoa are business, you must know it's in the 89th of the Doing Business ranking , which provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms.

In the tables at the bottom of the page, you can see more information about the economy and demography of Samoa, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Samoa Economy
Government
GDP Mill.$ [+]2015839M.$
GDP Mill. € [+]2015686M.€
GDP per capita [+]20154,342$
GDP per capita [+]20153,550€
Debt [+]2015437 M.€
Debt [+]2015485 M.$
Debt (%GDP) [+]201557.78%
Debt Per Capita [+]20152,509$
Debt Per Capita [+]20152,261 €
Deficit [+]2015-29 M.€
Deficit [+]2015-33 M.$
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2015-3.92%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2015301.0
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015334.0
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]200832.2
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]200821.6
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]200816.06%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201415.08%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201539.81%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20151,729$
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20151,558€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2008176$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2008118€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014278$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014205€
Corruption Index [+]201452
Fragile States Index [+]201568.2
Business
Doing Business [+]201789º
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201115.00%
Trade
Exports [+]201547.6 M.€
Exports [+]201552.8 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]20156.94%
Imports [+]2015301.0 M.€
Imports [+]2015333.9 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201543.88%
Trade balance [+]2015-253.4 M.€
Trade balance [+]2015-281.1 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2015-36.94%
Socio-Demography
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2015154.2
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201511.7
Crude death rate [+]20145.37‰
Density [+]201568
Population [+]2015193,228
Immigrant stock [+]20154,929
HDI [+]20140.702
Birth Rate [+]201425.61‰
Fertility Rate [+]20144.09
Life expectancy [+]201473.51
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20133.2
Number of homicides [+]20136
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20140.70