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American Samoa: People & Society#

Population growth rate-0.35% (2014 est.)
Age structure0-14 years: 24.9% (male 6,671/female 6,917)
15-24 years: 20.2% (male 5,468/female 5,565)
25-54 years: 41.7% (male 11,694/female 11,056)
55-64 years: 4.9% (male 2,211/female 2,260)
65 years and over: 4.7% (male 1,234/female 1,441) (2014 est.)
Sex ratioat birth: 1.06 male(s)/female
0-14 years: 0.96 male(s)/female
15-24 years: 0.98 male(s)/female
25-54 years: 1.06 male(s)/female
55-64 years: 1 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.86 male(s)/female
total population: 1.01 male(s)/female (2014 est.)
Birth rate22.87 births/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Death rate4.68 deaths/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Ethnic groupsnative Pacific islander 91.6%, Asian 2.8%, white 1.1%, mixed 4.2%, other 0.3% (2000 census)
Infant mortality ratetotal: 8.92 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 11.47 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 6.21 deaths/1,000 live births (2014 est.)
LanguagesSamoan 90.6% (closely related to Hawaiian and other Polynesian languages), English 2.9%, Tongan 2.4%, other Pacific islander 2.1%, other 2%
note: 'most people are bilingual (2000 census)
Life expectancy at birthtotal population: 74.91 years
male: 71.96 years
female: 78.04 years (2014 est.)
Literacydefinition: age 15 and over can read and write
total population: 97%
male: 98%
female: 97% (1980 est.)
Nationalitynoun: American Samoan(s) (US nationals)
adjective: American Samoan
Net migration rate-21.64 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Population54,517 (July 2014 est.)
ReligionsChristian Congregationalist 50%, Roman Catholic 20%, Protestant and other 30%
Total fertility rate2.98 children born/woman (2014 est.)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rateNA
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDSNA
HIV/AIDS - deathsNA
Median agetotal: 28.3 years
male: 28.8 years
female: 27.8 years (2014 est.)
Urbanizationurban population: 93% of total population (2010)
rate of urbanization: 1.8% annual rate of change (2010-15 est.)
Drinking water sourceimproved: urban: 100% of population
rural: 100% of population
total: 100% of population
unimproved: urban: 0% of population
rural: 0% of population
total: 0% of population (2011 est.)
Sanitation facility accessimproved: urban: 96.9% of population
rural: 96.9% of population
total: 96.9% of population
unimproved: urban: 3.1% of population
rural: 3.1% of population
total: 3.1% of population (2011 est.)
Major urban areas - populationPAGO PAGO (capital) 64,000 (2011)
Obesity - adult prevalence rate74.6% (2007)