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 196,440 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world ant it has a moderate population density, 69 people per km2.

The capital is Apia and its currency is Talas

Samoa is holding the 185 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2016 was 374 millions of euros414 millions of dollars, ( 52.58% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 1,906€ euros per inhabitant2,110$ 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 0.713 points in 2017, leaving it in 104th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Samoa are business, you must know it's in the 90th 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
Comptes nationaux - Government
Annual GDP [+]2017761M.€
Annual GDP [+]2017860M.$
GDP per capita [+]20173,875€
GDP per capita [+]20174,378$
Debt [+]2016374
Debt [+]2016414
Debt (%GDP) [+]201652.58%
Debt Per Capita [+]20161,906€
Debt Per Capita [+]20162,110$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2016-3
Deficit (M.$) [+]2016-3
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-0.41%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]2016240.6
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016266.3
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]200823.3
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]200834.3
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]200816.06%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201415.08%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201633.85%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20161,227€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20161,359$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2008127€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2008187$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014206€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014273$
Corruption Index [+]201452
Fragile States Index [+]201568.2
Doing Business [+]201990º
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201115.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201427.0%
Exports [+]201739.3 M.€
Exports [+]201744.4 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]20175.16%
Imports [+]2017315.3 M.€
Imports [+]2017356.2 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201741.41%
Trade balance [+]2017-276.0 M.€
Trade balance [+]2017-311.8 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2017-36.25%
Density [+]201769
Population [+]2017196,440
Immigrant stock [+]20174,879
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2017142.9
% Immigrant [+]20172.48%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201710.3
Emigrant stock [+]2017117,511
% Emigrant [+]201759.82%
HDI [+]20170.713
Birth Rate [+]201624.69‰
Fertility Rate [+]20163.98
Crude death rate [+]20164.97‰
Life expectancy [+]201675.01
Number of homicides [+]20136
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20133.15
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20160.87