Economic survey on Western Samoa.

by Ko Kwang Huh

Publisher: Asian Development Bank in [Manila, Philippines]

Written in English
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World Economic Outlook, October Global growth is forecast at percent for , its lowest level since –09 and a perce International Monetary Fund Bookstore. The following maps were created for the Economic Census. You can view maps for this geography from the Economic Census by clicking on the link under Related Information. All maps are in Portable Document Format (PDF). WESTERN SAMOA ECONOMIC REPORT MARCH [3] PACIFIC ISLAND FACT SHEET US DOLLAR-DENOMINATED ECONOMIES Population Land Area Notable Distance (In Micronesia, except ( (square Geographic from for American Samoa) or later) miles) Characteristics (miles) Currency GUAM , One island. Major US naval Agana: US dollar. The latest dilemma for Samoa, thrown up by the economic forces of globalisation, is how to deal with Chinese interest in Oceania’s potential for tourism. The attempts to utilise the plentiful land, scenic beaches and comparatively weak economies of Oceania has already received much attention and analysis.

Fuafuaga Autasi 17 July Samoa Hardship and Poverty Report 17 July Dietary patterns of Households in Samoa 17 July Samoa Agricultural Survey 17 July Census Brief No.1 17 July Census Brief No.4 17 July Samoa Disability Monograph. Economic Activity Samoa. Education Literacy Samoa. This Economic Report was prepared for the use of American Samoa Industry Committee No. 27, to provide objective economic data useful to the Committee in its task of determining minimum wages in American Samoa. A new Committee is appointed by the Secretary to recommend these minimums every two years, and the recommendations are binding. In 1 library. 47, [7] p.: ill., map ; 30 cm. Vaisigano Watershed Area (Western Samoa) -- Social conditions. Vaisigano Watershed Area (Western Samoa) -- Economic conditions. Socio-economic survey in Vaisigano Watershed area / by Hallgeir Kismul. The EIU’s flagship service examines and explains the important political and economic trends in Samoa. Each of our Country Reports contain in-depth and ongoing analysis and forecasts of political, policy and economic conditions in Samoa, to help you understand what is happening now and to gain a picture of how Samoa will look in the future.

The current literature on perceptions of wealth and poverty is lacking. There is a growing need to understand the current state of wealth and poverty in Samoa. Globalization has brought foreign values that are in stark contrast to those of traditional Samoan culture and issues surrounding wealth and poverty which are creating new challenges.

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Book Published in New Zealand: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Stace, V.D. Western Samoa - an economic survey. Noumea, New Caledonia, South Pacific Commission, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: V D Stace.

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Binding has minimal wear. The majority of pages are undamaged with minimal creasing or tearing, minimal pencil underlining of text, no highlighting of text, no writing in Rating: % positive. Economic Indicators for Samoa Economic survey on Western Samoa. book actual values, historical data, and latest data updates for the Samoa economy.

05/12/ This short history of Western Samoa is the work of twelve writers from Western Samoa who took part in a history writing project sponsored by the United Nations Development Programme through the Western Samoa Extension Services Centre of the University of the South by:   The Economic Survey of China assesses the country’s recent macroeconomic performance and proposes policy measures to promote higher-quality growth.

Policy recommendations relate to how to integrate product and labour markets and enhance inclusiveness. SPECIAL FEATURES: SINGLE PRODUCT AND LABOUR MARKET. Abstract. n Samoa, a former German protectorate ( to the First World War), was administered by New Zealand from toat first under a League of Nations Mandate and since under a United Nations Trusteeship Agreement.

Well-being in New Zealand is generally high, although there is room for improvement in incomes, housing affordability, distribution, water quality and GHG emissions. Economic growth is projected to remain around 2½ per cent. The main risks to the outlook are rising trade restrictions and a housing market correction.

Western Samoa. Contributor Names - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Report on general survey of British Somaliland (Colonial development & welfare act.

Economic survey &. For the first time in the 15 years of the World Economic Forum's Global Risks Report surveys, the five highest-ranking risks in likelihood over a year horizon are environmental: extreme weather, climate action failure, natural disaster, biodiversity loss and human-made natural disasters.

The short-term outlook, however, is clouded by economic concerns, including stagnation, trade. The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Samoa was worth billion US dollars inaccording to official data from the World Bank and projections from Trading Economics.

The GDP value of Samoa represents less than percent of the world economy. GDP in Samoa averaged USD Billion from untilreaching an all time high of USD Billion. NOTE: 1) The information regarding Samoa on this page is re-published from the World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency and other sources.

No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Samoa Economy information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Samoa Economy should be. Samoa’s economic freedom score ismaking its economy the 86th freest in the Index. Its overall score has decreased by point, with lower scores for government integrity and.

General elections were held in Western Samoa on 24 February Voting was restricted to matai and citizens of European origin ("individual voters"), with the Matai electing 45 MPs and Europeans two. Although all candidates ran as independents, an opposition bloc had emerged following the election of Tupuola Efi as Prime Minister in l elections:.

Economic Overview. American Samoa s a traditional Polynesian economy in which more than 90% of the land is communally owned. Economic activity is strongly linked to the US with which American Samoa conducts most of its commerce. Tuna fishing and processing are the backbone of the private sector with processed fish products as the primary exports.

Politics of Samoa takes place in a framework of a parliamentary representative democratic state whereby the Prime Minister of Samoa is the head of ng alongside the country's Western styled political system is the fa'amatai chiefly system of socio-political governance and organisation, central to understanding Samoa's political system.

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Today, Western Samoa is dependent on the world market, its three most important export items being copra, cocoa, and bananas. Western Samoan governments seek to promote tourism, and beer brewing may develop into a profitable enterprise, at least for. World Economic and Social Survey Frontier Technologies for Sustainable Development This publication reviews the advances in frontier technologies — including automation, robotics, renewable energy technologies, electric vehicles, biotechnologies and artificial intelligence — and analyzes their economic, social and environmental impact.

The economy of American Samoa is a traditional Polynesian economy in which more than 90% of the land is communally owned. Economic activity is strongly linked to the United States, with which American Samoa conducts the great bulk of its foreign trade.

Tuna fishing and processing plants are the backbone of the private sector, with canned tuna being the primary cy: US dollar (USD). American Samoa™s Economic Future And The Cannery Industry Prepared for: Department of Commerce American Samoa Government Pago Pago, American Samoa Telephone: () Consultants: Malcolm D.

McPhee & Associates with Dick Conway and Lewis Wolman South 3rd Avenue, Ste. 42 Sequim WA Telephone: () February Augustin Kramer's account of his sojourn in the Samoa Islands from to Of particular importance to Samoans are the original documents containing ceremonial greetings and genealogical pedigrees.

All Samoan language texts have been retained in this edition.4/5(7). This paper reviews economic developments in Western Samoa during – Economic growth resumed inled by a strong recovery in agriculture during the first half of the year and a rebound in tourism.

With the recovery in domestic food production, the. Book Description. This survey, first published inwas designed as a contribution to our knowledge of poverty, its incidence and causes. Poverty is a product of many variables, and it needs to be understood as an expression of a complex of economic and other social forces.

OECD Economic Surveys are periodic reviews of member and non-member economies. Reviews of member and some non-member economies are on a two-year cycle; other selected non-member economies are also reviewed from time to time.

Each Economic Survey provides a comprehensive analysis of economic developments, with chapters covering key economic. American Samoa - Economy. American Samoa has a traditional Polynesian economy in which more than 90% of the land is communally owned. Economic activity is strongly linked to. (shelved 2 times as american-samoa) avg rating — 16, ratings — published World Bank Economic Grouping: Lower middle-income GDP Per Capita ( PPP, ): 3, 2 Coordination Agencies involved in economic statistics: Samoa Bureau of Statistics Ministry of Finance Ministry of Revenue Samoa National Prodent Fund Central Bank of Samoa Land Transport Authority.

Western Samoa 2, Other Not stated 2 Source: American Samoa Household Survey Table Own Birthplace: Own Birthplace Number Percent Total 6, United States American Samoa 3, Western Samoa 1,   the Beige Book can complement other forms of regional information gathering.

economic conditions in its District through reports from Bank and Branch directors, plus phone and in-person interviews with and online questionnaires completed by businesses, community contacts, econo-mists, market experts, and other sources.

How is the information used. Australia - Oceania:: Samoa. At the western end of the Samoan Island chain lies Savai'i. Stretching over 1, sq km ( sq mi), Savai'i is one of the largest landmasses in Polynesia. The mountainous island is a shield volcano that reaches its highest altitude, 1, m (6, ft), near the center of the island.

The region's tropical, humid. Economic Survey of the United States The U.S. economy is experiencing one of the longest expansions on record, but the scars left by the Great Recession, as well as challenges posed by globalization and automation shocks, remain visible across the country.ECONOMIC FREEDOM SCORE SAMOA BACKGROUND: A small South Pacific archipelago with a population of fewer thanSamoa was administered by New Zealand until independence in It is now.

The Beige Book is a Federal Reserve System publication about current economic conditions across the 12 Federal Reserve Districts. It charac-terizes regional economic conditions and prospects based on a variety of mostly qualitative information, gathered directly from District sources.