Samoan, American in United States





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People Name General Samoan
People Name in Country Samoan, American
Population in United States 116,000
World Population 515,000
Countries 6
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names American Samoan
Affinity Bloc Pacific Islanders
People Cluster Polynesian
People Name General Samoan
Ethnic Code MPY55e
People ID 14676
Country United States
Region North America and Caribbean
Continent North America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Hawaii, California, Washington.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Samoan (116,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Samoan 116,000
For Primary Language: Samoan

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1836-1847)
New Testament Yes   (1846-1982)
Complete Bible Yes   (1855-1970)
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible-in-Your-Language Text / Printed Matter
Bible: Revised Samoan Catholic Bible Text / Printed Matter
Fathers Love Letter Film / Video
Gods Simple Plan General
Got Questions Ministry General
Jesus Film: view in Samoan Film / Video
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
World Missionary Press Booklets Text / Printed Matter
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 18.00 %)
97.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
1.00 %
Other / Small
2.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
5.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
15.0 %
60.0 %
Roman Catholic
20.0 %
Photo Source: The Masters View / Howard Erickson  
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