Samoa

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Capital
Area
Currency
Apia
2,842 km 2
Tālā (WST)

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Introduction

Previously known as Western Samoa, the Independent State of Samoa is an island country located in the subregion of Oceania, namely Polynesia. With two main islands as well as several other inhabited ones, its total land area is approximately 2,840 square kilometers. 

As of 2020, its population was a little over 202,000. It means that their density is 70 people per square kilometer. In terms of economy, their total GDP (PPP) is $1.19 billion, which translates into GDP per capita of almost $6,000.

Gross domestic product (GDP, GDP PPP)

Gross domestic product (GDP)

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Gross domestic product growth rate

Gross domestic product per capita

Gross domestic product (PPP)

Gross domestic product (PPP) per capita

International trade (Export, Import)

External balance on goods and services

External balance on goods and services (% of GDP)

Exports of goods and services (current US$)

Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)

Imports of goods and services (current US$)

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)

Employment by sector, Unemployment

Unemployment (% of total labor force)

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Employment in agriculture (% of total employment)

Employment in industry (% of total employment)

Employment in services (% of total employment)

Vulnerable employment (% of total employment)