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Total population (2016) 195,000
Gross national income per capita (PPP international $, 2013) 4,840
Life expectancy at birth m/f (years, 2016) 72/78
Probability of dying under five (per 1 000 live births, 2017) 16
Probability of dying between 15 and 60 years m/f (per 1 000 population, 2016) 137/80
Total expenditure on health per capita (Intl $, 2014) 418
Total expenditure on health as % of GDP (2014) 7.2
Latest data available from the Global Health Observatory

Contact information

The WHO Representative in Samoa, American Samoa, Cook Islands, Niue and Tokelau
Baghirov, Dr Rasul

77 Apia, Samoa

Telephone: +685 30087
Facsimile: +685 23765

Country Office web site
Regional Office web site

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Mortality and burden of disease