This map is an approximation of actual country borders.
In 2010, estimates put Samoa’s population at 184 032, with around 38.3% young people aged less than 15 years and only 5.0% aged 65 years and over. Life expectancy was 73.2 according to the 2006 census, compared with 72.8 years in 2001.
The country is divided into four major statistical regions: Apia Urban Area (AUA), North West Upolu, Rest of Upolu (including Manono and Apolima Islands) and Savaii. AUA represents the urban area, while the other three regions are rural.
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