American Samoa

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American Samoa
A country in Pacific
The number of individual languages listed for American Samoa is 2. All are living languages. Of these, 1 is indigenous and 1 is non-indigenous. Furthermore, 2 are institutional.
Sovereignty Comment
Self-governing, unincorporated insular area of the United States
Population

56,000 (2010 census)

General Remarks
Includes 7 islands: Tutuila, Aunuu, Manua Islands (Ta’u, Olosega, Ofu), Rose, Swains
Principal Languages
English
Literacy Rate
97% (2013 census)
Immigrant Languages
Japanese (1,500), Korean, Tagalog (1,200), Tokelauan (100), Tongan (1,510)
General References
Besnier 1992, Wurm and Hattori 1981
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for American Samoa is 2. All are living languages. Of these, 1 is indigenous and 1 is non-indigenous. Furthermore, 2 are institutional.
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