Samoa Population Density 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 Samoa population density from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Samoa in 2020 is 69.86 people per square kilometer, a 0.67% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Samoa in 2019 was 69.40 people per square kilometer, a 0.49% increase from 2018.
  • The population density of Samoa in 2018 was 69.06 people per square kilometer, a 0.4% increase from 2017.
  • The population density of Samoa in 2017 was 68.79 people per square kilometer, a 0.42% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Similar Countries Ranked by Population Density
Country Name 2020 Population Density
Maldives 1,801.81
Lebanon 653.15
Mauritius 623.42
Nauru 541.20
Tuvalu 393.07
Grenada 330.95
Marshall Islands 328.83
American Samoa 275.96
Jamaica 269.44
Dominican Republic 222.89
Guatemala 164.53
China 150.51
Tonga 140.93
Thailand 136.03
Azerbaijan 117.08
Jordan 114.23
Turkey 107.39
Cuba 103.08
Albania 100.10
Costa Rica 99.69
Armenia 99.64
Serbia 98.88
Malaysia 97.98
Dominica 95.98
Iraq 92.45
North Macedonia 81.03
Romania 80.70
Samoa 69.86
Ecuador 68.82
Mexico 65.64
Bulgaria 62.60
Equatorial Guinea 50.02
Fiji 49.07
South Africa 48.65
Iran 48.13
Belarus 45.52
Montenegro 45.48
Colombia 44.57
Venezuela 31.18
Peru 25.65
Brazil 24.96
Algeria 18.41
Paraguay 17.54
Belize 17.31
Turkmenistan 12.36
Russia 8.54
Gabon 8.32
Kazakhstan 6.89
Botswana 4.04
Libya 3.91
Guyana 3.66
Suriname 3.58
Namibia 3.08
Samoa - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2020 69.86 0.67%
2019 69.40 0.49%
2018 69.06 0.40%
2017 68.79 0.42%
2016 68.50 0.53%
2015 68.14 0.67%
2014 67.68 0.79%
2013 67.15 0.86%
2012 66.58 0.86%
2011 66.01 0.82%
2010 65.48 0.75%
2009 64.98 0.71%
2008 64.53 0.67%
2007 64.10 0.65%
2006 63.69 0.64%
2005 63.28 0.64%
2004 62.88 0.62%
2003 62.49 0.61%
2002 62.12 0.58%
2001 61.76 0.54%
2000 61.43 0.49%
1999 61.13 0.45%
1998 60.86 0.45%
1997 60.59 0.53%
1996 60.27 0.65%
1995 59.88 0.81%
1994 59.40 0.94%
1993 58.84 0.98%
1992 58.27 0.91%
1991 57.75 0.73%
1990 57.33 0.53%
1989 57.02 0.35%
1988 56.82 0.26%
1987 56.68 0.26%
1986 56.53 0.35%
1985 56.33 0.47%
1984 56.07 0.57%
1983 55.76 0.62%
1982 55.41 0.62%
1981 55.07 0.57%
1980 54.76 0.51%
1979 54.49 0.49%
1978 54.22 0.50%
1977 53.95 0.56%
1976 53.65 0.67%
1975 53.30 0.77%
1974 52.89 0.90%
1973 52.42 1.06%
1972 51.86 1.29%
1971 51.20 1.58%
1970 50.40 1.89%
1969 49.47 2.19%
1968 48.41 2.47%
1967 47.25 2.68%
1966 46.01 2.85%
1965 44.74 3.01%
1964 43.43 3.16%
1963 42.10 3.27%
1962 40.77 3.27%
1961 39.47 3.20%
1960 38.25 3.09%
1959 37.10 2.97%
1958 36.03 2.87%
1957 35.03 2.79%
1956 34.08 2.76%
1955 33.16 2.74%
1954 32.28 2.76%
1953 31.41 2.78%
1952 30.56 2.81%
1951 29.73 2.83%
1950 28.91 0.00%