Pray for: American Samoa

Flag for American Samoa

Key Stats

Religion & Geography
Category Statistic
Continent: Pacific
Capital: Pago Pago
Population: 43,544
% Urban: 87.2 %
Official Language: Samoan, English
Languages: 6
Literacy Rate: 97 %
Life Expectancy: 72.5 yrs (126/236)
% Christian: 95.1 %
% Evangelical: 21.3 %
Largest Religion: Christian
% Largest Religion: 95.1 %
People Groups: 9
Least Reached People Groups: 1
% Unevangelized: 1 %

American Samoa

Title: American Samoa

Tier: 1

Type: country

Praise God for the evangelical ministries and churches making an impact for the Lord. Evangelical groups, especially Assemblies of God, have grown rapidly. There is also a YWAM (Youth With A Mission) base in the islands.

More Information

  1. Get all of this content and daily notifications in our free mobile app. Download here ›
  2. Sign up for a daily e-mail that gets you the featured prayer point of the day straight to your inbox.
  3. This content is a curated selection of points from our book, Operation World. Find out more about it and all the rest of Our Publications ›

Content taken or adapted from Operation World, 7th Edition (2010) and Pray for the World (2015). Both books are published by InterVarsity Press. All rights reserved.