American Samoa Population 1950-2020

NOTE: All data from 2020 and beyond are UN projections and DO NOT include any impacts of the COVID-19 virus.
Chart and table of American Samoa population from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of American Samoa in 2020 is 55,191, a 0.22% decline from 2019.
  • The population of American Samoa in 2019 was 55,312, a 0.28% decline from 2018.
  • The population of American Samoa in 2018 was 55,465, a 0.28% decline from 2017.
  • The population of American Samoa in 2017 was 55,620, a 0.22% decline from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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American Samoa - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 55,191 -0.22%
2019 55,312 -0.28%
2018 55,465 -0.28%
2017 55,620 -0.22%
2016 55,741 -0.13%
2015 55,812 0.04%
2014 55,791 0.14%
2013 55,713 0.08%
2012 55,667 -0.16%
2011 55,759 -0.57%
2010 56,079 -1.07%
2009 56,683 -1.41%
2008 57,492 -1.50%
2007 58,365 -1.26%
2006 59,107 -0.76%
2005 59,562 -0.20%
2004 59,681 0.30%
2003 59,504 0.72%
2002 59,080 1.00%
2001 58,494 1.16%
2000 57,821 1.35%
1999 57,053 1.57%
1998 56,171 1.72%
1997 55,221 1.86%
1996 54,211 1.98%
1995 53,161 2.05%
1994 52,095 2.11%
1993 51,020 2.25%
1992 49,896 2.49%
1991 48,685 2.83%
1990 47,347 3.17%
1989 45,894 3.50%
1988 44,343 3.75%
1987 42,740 3.94%
1986 41,119 4.05%
1985 39,519 4.15%
1984 37,946 4.21%
1983 36,412 4.13%
1982 34,968 3.76%
1981 33,701 3.23%
1980 32,646 2.52%
1979 31,845 1.84%
1978 31,269 1.40%
1977 30,838 1.25%
1976 30,456 1.34%
1975 30,052 1.54%
1974 29,596 1.70%
1973 29,100 1.87%
1972 28,567 2.08%
1971 27,984 2.27%
1970 27,363 2.47%
1969 26,703 2.75%
1968 25,989 2.93%
1967 25,248 3.21%
1966 24,462 3.34%
1965 23,672 3.58%
1964 22,854 3.72%
1963 22,034 3.67%
1962 21,253 3.16%
1961 20,602 2.38%
1960 20,123 1.51%
1959 19,824 0.68%
1958 19,690 0.12%
1957 19,667 -0.21%
1956 19,709 -0.23%
1955 19,754 0.01%
1954 19,753 0.29%
1953 19,695 0.78%
1952 19,542 1.29%
1951 19,293 1.86%
1950 18,940 0.00%