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Population: 67,084 (July 2001 est.)
Age structure: 0-14 years:  38.44% (male 13,278; female 12,512)

15-64 years:  56.57% (male 18,784; female 19,163)

65 years and over:  4.99% (male 1,779; female 1,568) (2001 est.)
Population growth rate: 2.42% (2001 est.)
Birth rate: 24.88 births/1,000 population (2001 est.)
Death rate: 4.31 deaths/1,000 population (2001 est.)
Net migration rate: 3.58 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2001 est.)
Sex ratio: at birth:  1.06 male(s)/female

under 15 years:  1.06 male(s)/female

15-64 years:  0.98 male(s)/female

65 years and over:  1.13 male(s)/female

total population:  1.02 male(s)/female (2001 est.)
Infant mortality rate: 10.36 deaths/1,000 live births (2001 est.)
Life expectancy at birth: total population:  75.32 years

male:  70.89 years

female:  80.02 years (2001 est.)
Total fertility rate: 3.5 children born/woman (2001 est.)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate: NA%
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS: NA
HIV/AIDS - deaths: NA
Nationality: noun:  American Samoan(s)

adjective:  American Samoan
Ethnic groups: Samoan (Polynesian) 89%, Caucasian 2%, Tongan 4%, other 5%
Religions: Christian Congregationalist 50%, Roman Catholic 20%, Protestant and other 30%
Languages: Samoan (closely related to Hawaiian and other Polynesian languages), English

note:  most people are bilingual
Literacy: definition:  age 15 and over can read and write

total population:  97%

male:  98%

female:  97% (1980 est.)

 

Countryfacts Information Courtesy: CIA Worldbook








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