Samoa

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Samoa
A country in Pacific
The number of individual languages listed for Samoa is 2. All are living languages. Of these, 1 is indigenous and 1 is non-indigenous. Furthermore, 2 are institutional.
Official Name
Independent State of Samoa
Population Full

195,000 (2017 World Bank)

General Remarks
Samoa consists of 2 islands, Savai’i and Upolu
Principal Languages
English, Samoan
Literacy Rate
99% (2016 UNESCO)
Immigrant Languages
Mandarin Chinese (200)
General References
Besnier 1992, Campbell and King 2011, Wurm and Hattori 1981
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for 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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