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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 196,130 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 186 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2018 was 367 millions of euros434 millions of dollars, ( 50.32% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 1,873€ euros per inhabitant2,212$ 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
Gouvernement
Annual GDP [+]2018730M.€
Annual GDP [+]2018862M.$
GDP per capita [+]20183,721€
GDP per capita [+]20184,395$
Debt [+]2018367
Debt [+]2018434
Debt (%GDP) [+]201850.32%
Debt Per Capita [+]20181,873€
Debt Per Capita [+]20182,212$
Deficit (M.€) [+]20180
Deficit (M.$) [+]20180
Deficit (%GDP) [+]20180.07%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]2018249.6
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2018294.7
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201629.0
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]201632.1
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201610.48%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201630.0
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]201633.2
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201612.48%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201834.19%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20181,272€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20181,503$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2016148€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2016164$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2016157€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2016173$
Corruption Index [+]201452
Fragile States Index [+]201865.5
Business
Doing Business [+]201990º
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201115.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201827.0%
Trade
Exports [+]201739.3 M.€
Exports [+]201744.4 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]20175.28%
Imports [+]2017315.3 M.€
Imports [+]2017356.2 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201742.35%
Trade balance [+]2017-276.0 M.€
Trade balance [+]2017-311.8 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2017-37.07%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201869
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2017142.9
% Immigrant [+]20172.50%
% Emigrant [+]201760.15%
Birth Rate [+]201724.32‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201710.3
Crude death rate [+]20174.97‰
Fertility Rate [+]20173.93
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20133.15
Population [+]2018196,130
Immigrant stock [+]20174,879
Emigrant stock [+]2017117,511
HDI [+]20170.713
Life expectancy [+]201775.24
Number of homicides [+]20136
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20180.11