Samoa population 198,956 (live)

The population of Samoa is expected to grow by 2,000 in 2018 and reach 199,000 in 2019. Migration (including immigration and emigration) decreases population by 2,500 people yearly. On average there are 4,780 births and 988 deaths in Samoa per year. Rate of natural increase is approximately 1.92 percent per year. The population density of Samoa has changed from 55.0 in 1980 to 68.9 in 2016.

Current population 198,956 people at present (Saturday 15th of December 2018)
Median Age 27.1 years
Life expectancy 75.5 years
Population density 69.9 per km2
Population of Samoa from 1960 to 2018 (historical)
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2018 198,000 2,000 (1.0%) -2,500 27.1 3.88 70 37,000 (18.7%)
2017 196,000 875 (0.5%) -2,500 27.0 3.93 69 37,000 (18.8%)
2016 195,125 1,366 (0.7%) -2,500 26.8 3.98 69 36,986 (19.0%)
2015 193,759 1,469 (0.8%) -2,500 26.6 4.03 68 37,004 (19.1%)
2010 186,205 1,379 (0.7%) -2,538 25.9 4.34 66 37,386 (20.1%)
2005 179,929 1,148 (0.6%) -3,074 25.3 4.46 64 38,177 (21.2%)
2000 174,610 855 (0.5%) -3,145 24.4 4.50 62 38,374 (22.0%)
1995 170,157 1,369 (0.8%) -3,460 23.8 4.75 60 36,628 (21.5%)
1990 162,866 868 (0.5%) -2,745 23.4 5.12 58 34,528 (21.2%)
1985 160,031 748 (0.5%) -3,731 22.4 5.62 57 33,927 (21.2%)
1980 155,557 797 (0.5%) -3,486 21.5 6.20 55 32,936 (21.2%)
1975 151,387 1,166 (0.8%) -3,513 20.6 6.76 53 31,779 (21.0%)
1970 143,176 2,658 (1.9%) -2,662 20.2 7.19 51 29,141 (20.4%)
1965 127,068 3,714 (2.9%) -1,009 20.0 7.52 45 24,525 (19.3%)
1960 108,646 3,473 (3.1%) -291 20.3 7.65 38 20,562 (18.9%)

In 2017 the population of Samoa was 196,000 and the average age increased from 20.3 in 1960 to 27.0. Urban population has increased from 38,374 (22.0%) in 2000 to 37,000 (18.7%) in the current year. The population density of Samoa has changed from 55.0 in 1980 to 68.9 in 2016.

Estimated Population 2020-2050
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2020 200,000 1,000 (0.5%) -2,500 27.5 3.78 71 37,000 (18.6%)
2025 206,000 1,000 (0.5%) -2,500 28.3 3.56 73 38,000 (18.5%)
2030 212,000 1,000 (0.5%) -2,000 29.2 3.37 75 40,000 (18.8%)
2035 221,000 2,000 (0.9%) -2,000 30.1 3.21 78 43,000 (19.6%)
2040 230,000 2,000 (0.9%) -2,000 30.7 3.06 81 48,000 (20.7%)
2045 238,000 2,000 (0.8%) -2,000 31.7 2.93 84 52,000 (22.0%)
2050 243,000 1,000 (0.4%) -2,000 32.5 2.81 86 57,000 (23.4%)

Total Samoa population should reach 200,000 by 2020 and should increase to 243,000 people by year 2050. The life expectancy at birth should reach 82.0 (79.8 years for male and 84.2 years for females). Population density will go up to 86.0 people per square kilometer.

Samoa demographics 2017

The population growth rate is 1.02% (875 residents, including 973 deaths). The demographics of Samoa constitutes of 96,000 women and 102,000 men, which means there are 1,063 men per 1000 women. As far as age distribution goes, 46.9% of population (92,921) is 19 or younger, 47.3% of population (93,713) is between age 20 and 64 and 5.8% of population (11,405) is over 65.

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