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Samoa

Samoa, officially the Independent State of Samoa and until 1997 known as Western Samoa, is a Polynesian island country consisting of two main islands (Savai'i and Upolu); two smaller, inhabited islands (Manono and Apolima); and several smaller, uninhabited islands, including the Aleipata Islands (Nu'utele, Nu'ulua, Fanuatapu and Namua). Samoa is located 64 km (40 mi) west of American Samoa, 889 km (552 mi) northeast of Tonga (closest foreign country), 1,152 km (716 mi) northeast of Fiji, 483 km (300 mi) east of Wallis and Futuna, 1,151 km (715 mi) southeast of Tuvalu, 519 km (322 mi) south of Tokelau, 4,190 km (2,600 mi) southwest of Hawaii, and 610 km (380 mi) northwest of Niue. The capital city is Apia. The Lapita people discovered and settled the Samoan Islands around 3,500 years ago. They developed a Samoan language and Samoan cultural identity. Samoa is a unitary parliamentary democracy with 11 administrative divisions. The sovereign state is a member of the Commonwealth of Nations. Western Samoa was admitted to the United Nations on 15 December 1976. Because of the Samoans' seafaring skills, pre-20th-century European explorers referred to the entire island group (which includes American Samoa) as the... [More]
  • Last : 24,381.93
  • High : 24,413.95
  • Low : 24,221.50
  • Max Fluctuation : 73.98
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.03%
  • Open : 24,282.46
  • Time : 05:44:50
  • Yesterday : 24,282.46
  • Change % : 0.41%
  • Change : 99.47
  • Last : 1,798.55
  • High : 1,802.3
  • Low : 1,798.55
  • Max Fluctuation : 1.1
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.14%
  • Open : 1,802.2
  • Time : 05:44:52
  • Yesterday : 1,803.64
  • Change % : 0.28%
  • Change : 5.09
  • Last : 91.36
  • High : 91.98
  • Low : 91.22
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.64
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.15%
  • Open : 91.27
  • Time : 05:44:52
  • Yesterday : 91.88
  • Change % : 0.57%
  • Change : 0.52
  • Last : 0.9742
  • High : 0.9754
  • Low : 0.9741
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  • Open : 0.9748
  • Time : 05:44:41
  • Yesterday : 0.9747
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Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Metric
Corporate Tax Rate
27 21 Dec 27 percent
Deposit Interest Rate
2.2 21 Dec 2.66 percent
Ease of Doing Business
98 19 Dec 90
GDP
0.79 21 Dec 0.81 USD Billion
GDP per capita
3972 21 Dec 4359 USD
GDP per capita PPP
5844 21 Dec 6413 USD
IP Addresses
1824 17 Mar 2122 IP
Internet Speed
1982 17 Mar 2050 KBps
Personal Income Tax Rate
27 21 Dec 27 percent
Sales Tax Rate
15 20 Dec 15 percent
Indicator Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Metric
Corporate Tax Rate 27 27 27 27 percent
GDP 0.79 0.81 0.81 0.81 USD Billion USD Billion
GDP per capita 3972 3820 3820 3820 USD USD
GDP per capita PPP 5844 6400 5760 6026 USD USD
Personal Income Tax Rate 27 27 27 27 percent