54 504 inhabitants (2017)
Pacific Islander 92.6%, mixed 2.7%, other 1.2% (2010)
98.3%, other 1%, unaffiliated 0.7% (2010)
American Samoa does not have military forces and defense assistance is provided by the United States.
Tokelau included Swains Island, owned by American Samoa, in its 2006 draft independence constitution.