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Samoa

ICT4D resources on Samoa

Quick Facts

Total population 
                                             
194,320 (July 2012 est.)    
                              
GNI per capita

USD 3,190(2011)

GDP growth

2.1%(2011 est.)

Adult literacy rate
99% of ages 15 and older
(2009)
Gross primary, secondary, tertiary school enrollment
74%
Telephone lines (per 100 people)
19.28(2010)
Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people)
91.43(2010)
Personal computers (per 100 people)
2.3
Households with a television set
88%
International voice traffic (minutes/person/month)
12.8
Internet users (per 100 people)
7(2010)
International Internet bandwidth (bits/second/person) 50
% population covered by mobile signal  (1998)
60.00

Source: ICT at a Glance (World Bank)

ICT in Education (UNESCO)

ITU ICT EYE

General Resources

Country Profile (BBC)

Development Gateway's Country Resources

The World Factbook (CIA)

The World Bank

Resources on E-Co Hub

Information and Communication Technology for Development, ADB Experiences

The Asian Development Bank has been part of searching for better development solutions and innovative approaches using ICT and experiencing the challenges of realities in implementation.This paper selectively takes stock of ADB initiatives across sectors, countries, and regions to share their experiences.

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