If half of Samoa is American what is the other half?
American Samoa and Samoa are basically 2 different countries with governing leaders for each. American Samoa is still an unofficial U.S territory while Samoa is an independent country.
Western Samoa && other Polynesian Islands !!:)
The Samoan Islands are in the central Pacific Ocean about half way between Hawaii and New Zealand. They straddle the International Date Line. Half of the islands are an independent country named Samoa, the others belong to the United States (American Samoa). Islands of Samoa (not American Samoa) are as follows: Upolu, Savaii, Manono, Apolima, Nuutele, Nuulua, Nusafe'e & Fanuatapu.
No they are 2 different countries. American Samoa is an American territory. Samoa is an independent nation.
No. Samoa is an independent nation while American Samoa is an American overseas territory. Germans and American feuded over Samoa. The territory was eventually split into two: Western (or German) Samoa and Eastern (or American) Samoa. Western Samoa eventually became independent while Eastern Samoa still remains an American territory.
Like any other developing nation, of course! Chlidren go to school in American Samoa.
Amerika Samoa (American Samoa)
There is not a princess in American Samoa. American Samoa is ran by the U.S. government.
The President of American Samoa is Barrack Obama, the governor of American Samoa is Togiola
no, Samoa was originally known as Western Samoa. American Samoa belongs to America, and Samoa has been independent since 1962.
No. It is a territory of the United States of America. Samoa is a country, but American Samoa is not.
American Samoa uses American dollars.
They are the same in that Samoans in American Samoa and Samoa (once Western Samoa) have the same heritage. However, American Samoa is a US territory while Samoa is an independent nation. So they are in effect two different countries.
yes american samoa is poor.
Do you mean Samoa or American Samoa? If you mean Samoa, then the distance is 889kms or 552miles. If you mean American Samoa, then the distance is 937.8kms or 582.7miles.
American Samoa is an unincorporated territory of the USA and has no king. The Governor and Lieutenant Governor of American Samoa are elected by popular vote and the Governor is the head of government of American Samoa. The President of the United States is also the Head of State for American Samoa
Samoa and American Samoa
Samoa and American Samoa
There are SEVEN islands of American Samoa!
there are 2 kinds Samoa.Western Samoa and American Samoa,Western Samoan has no native bird only American Samoa does.American Samoa's native bird is a Eagle ( There is an Eagle on the American Samoa flag )
1900. Look up American Samoa history in wikipedia.com Only American Samoa is a US territory. Samoa is its own independent country.
American Samoa and Western Samoa (now known as Samoa).
American Samoa is an American overseas territory in Australia & Oceania.
Samoa and American Samoa
It used to be one whole country. Samoa. Until world war I when the US occupied American Samoa for its naval base in Pago Pago, and Western Samoa was occupied by Germany, and then NZ. Now, Samoa (no longer called Western Samoa) is an independent country, whereas American Samoa is still a US territory (but is governed by Samoan representatives and a Samoan Governor). So now there is American Samoa and Samoa.
Pago Pago is the capital city of American Samoa.
there are only two court in American Samoa
Samoa is a colonial countries, Long time ago,it have been German colonial. Then they were now American colonial and control it! ! of course , American Samoa Belongs to the east of Samoa area
American Samoa follows the American standard 110 VAC. So, generally alomsot every product from the US would work in American Samoa. The voltage in American Samoa is 120 V @60 HZ. American Samoa uses plugs A or B or F or I. Compatible with the US and Canada. Source: voltageplugregion.com
America never had control of Samoa. Unless your talking about American Samoa. In that case, American Samoa is still U.S territory.
The population of Samoa (not American Samoa) is approximately 183,081. (2012)
No the capital of American Samoa is Pago Pago. Apia is the capital of Samoa
???.... You did not "purchase" Samoa. Samoa is an independent state and was never even occupied by the U.S! If you're talking about American Samoa, then that's different. You didnt purchase American Samoa either though. The U.S occupied American Samoa for the naval base in Pago Pago.
American Samoa is not a continent. It is an island nation in the South Pacific.
American Samoa uses the U.S. money
how much is the fare from american samoa to fiji
No. Domestic partnerships are not legal in American Samoa.
No. Samoa is not a territory of the U.S. Only American Samoa is.
Samoa is not and never has been a part of the U.S. You are mistaking Samoa for "American Samoa".
American Samoa is a Trust Territory of the US, not Samoa, which was formerly Western Samoa.
April 17,1900 the American Samoa became a territory.
It is approximately 2,500 miles from American Samoa to Honolulu.
American Samoa does not have a King. But the current Governor is Hon. Togiola Tulafono.
No. Samoa (formerly known as Western Samoa) is a country independent since 1962. There is also American Samoa which is an American Territory. Hawaii is a state of the US since 1959.
it is called western Samoa because Samoa is divided into two parts, American Samoa and western Samoa. After colonialism came to Samoa, America took control of Eastern Samoa which adapted the name "American Samoa". While Germany (and later NZ) took control of Western Samoa, who then took on the name "Western Samoa". No called SAMOA. The nation dropped the "western" in 1997.
From any other country yes, with the exception of the United States, I am not sure if you need one to fly to American Samoa.
220.5kms / 137miles.
American Samoa and Tokelau
About 225 kilometers.