Samoa map © SPC 2016
Government Independent State, UN Member State (1976), Member of the Commonwealth (1970)
Capital Apia
Population 187,300
Land area (km2) 2,934
Max height above sea level (m) 1,857
EEZ (km2) 127,950
Currency Samoan Tala (SAT)
GDP per capita (USD) 4,231 (2014)
Languages English, Samoan
Pacific Community membership 1965