Where is Samoa?

Samoa is located in the Australia and Oceania region at latitude -13.759029 and longitude -172.104629 and is part of the Oceania continent.

The DMS coordinates for the center of the country are:

  • 13° 45' 32.50'' S
  • 172° 6' 16.66'' W

You can see the location of Samoa on the world map below:

The country has no neighboring countries/land borders.

Maritime Borders

Samoa borders with the Pacific Ocean.

Pin pointing out the Samoa on a map.

Samoa Related Content

Samoa Key Facts

CountrySamoa
CoordinatesLatitude: -13.759029
Longitude: -172.104629
Country CodesAlpha 2: WS
Alpha 3: WSM
Country Flag Emoji🇼🇸
Int. Phone Prefix+685
Capital cityApia
Continent
Subcontinent
Oceania
Australia and Oceania
Country Area2,831 sq km
Population 2021200,144
World Rank: 176
Median Age20.6
Life expectancy72.8
Major languagesSamoan (Polynesian) (official) 91.1%, Somoan/English 6.7%, English (official) 0.5%, other 0.2%, unspecified 1.6% (2006 est.)
UTC/GMT TimeNumber of time zones: 1
  • UTC+13:00
Internet TLD.ws
Biggest AirportFaleolo International Airport (APW)
Average temperature26.70 °C
80.06 °F
Administrative Divisions11 districts
Political systemParliamentary democracy

Samoa Economy Facts

World Bank Income GroupLower middle income
World Bank RegionEast Asia & Pacific
CurrencyTala (WST)
GDP in 2020$0.9 (billions of USD)
World Rank: 183
GDP per capita in 2020$4,068
World Rank: 114
Major Industries / Economic SectorsAgriculture, manufacturing, energy, services
Top 5 Import CountriesNew Zealand, Australia, Fiji, United States, China
Top 5 Export CountriesNew Zealand, Australia, United States, Fiji, China

Biggest Cities in Samoa

Here are the largest cities in Samoa based on 2021 population data:

City Population
Apia 37,708

Map of Samoa with the Largest Cities

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