American Samoa Population Density 1950-2021

Chart and table of American Samoa population density from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of American Samoa in 2021 is 275.50 people per square kilometer, a 0.16% decline from 2020.
  • The population density of American Samoa in 2020 was 275.96 people per square kilometer, a 0.22% decline from 2019.
  • The population density of American Samoa in 2019 was 276.56 people per square kilometer, a 0.28% decline from 2018.
  • The population density of American Samoa in 2018 was 277.33 people per square kilometer, a 0.28% decline from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population Density
Country Name 2021 Population Density
Maldives 1,812.06
Lebanon 647.77
Mauritius 624.23
Nauru 543.80
Tuvalu 397.70
Grenada 332.41
Marshall Islands 331.17
American Samoa 275.50
Jamaica 270.56
Dominican Republic 225.06
Guatemala 167.60
China 150.44
Tonga 142.35
Thailand 136.32
Azerbaijan 118.05
Jordan 114.97
Turkey 108.29
Cuba 103.00
Costa Rica 100.57
Albania 99.93
Armenia 99.80
Malaysia 99.22
Serbia 98.43
Dominica 96.22
Iraq 94.65
North Macedonia 81.01
Romania 80.23
Samoa 70.48
Ecuador 69.78
Mexico 66.31
Bulgaria 62.13
Equatorial Guinea 51.69
Fiji 49.42
South Africa 49.25
Iran 48.72
Belarus 45.49
Montenegro 45.48
Colombia 44.90
Venezuela 31.47
Peru 25.96
Brazil 25.13
Algeria 18.73
Paraguay 17.75
Belize 17.63
Turkmenistan 12.53
Russia 8.53
Gabon 8.51
Kazakhstan 6.97
Botswana 4.12
Libya 3.95
Guyana 3.68
Suriname 3.61
Namibia 3.14
American Samoa - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2021 275.50 -0.16%
2020 275.96 -0.22%
2019 276.56 -0.28%
2018 277.33 -0.28%
2017 278.10 -0.22%
2016 278.71 -0.13%
2015 279.06 0.04%
2014 278.96 0.14%
2013 278.57 0.08%
2012 278.34 -0.16%
2011 278.80 -0.57%
2010 280.40 -1.07%
2009 283.42 -1.41%
2008 287.46 -1.50%
2007 291.83 -1.26%
2006 295.54 -0.76%
2005 297.81 -0.20%
2004 298.41 0.30%
2003 297.52 0.72%
2002 295.40 1.00%
2001 292.47 1.16%
2000 289.11 1.35%
1999 285.27 1.57%
1998 280.86 1.72%
1997 276.11 1.86%
1996 271.06 1.98%
1995 265.81 2.05%
1994 260.48 2.11%
1993 255.10 2.25%
1992 249.48 2.49%
1991 243.43 2.83%
1990 236.74 3.17%
1989 229.47 3.50%
1988 221.72 3.75%
1987 213.70 3.94%
1986 205.60 4.05%
1985 197.60 4.15%
1984 189.73 4.21%
1983 182.06 4.13%
1982 174.84 3.76%
1981 168.51 3.23%
1980 163.23 2.52%
1979 159.23 1.84%
1978 156.35 1.40%
1977 154.19 1.25%
1976 152.28 1.34%
1975 150.26 1.54%
1974 147.98 1.70%
1973 145.50 1.87%
1972 142.84 2.08%
1971 139.92 2.27%
1970 136.82 2.47%
1969 133.52 2.75%
1968 129.95 2.93%
1967 126.24 3.21%
1966 122.31 3.34%
1965 118.36 3.58%
1964 114.27 3.72%
1963 110.17 3.67%
1962 106.27 3.16%
1961 103.01 2.38%
1960 100.62 1.51%
1959 99.12 0.68%
1958 98.45 0.12%
1957 98.34 -0.21%
1956 98.55 -0.23%
1955 98.77 0.01%
1954 98.77 0.29%
1953 98.48 0.78%
1952 97.71 1.29%
1951 96.47 1.86%
1950 94.70 0.00%