Digital Language Vitality | Samoan

Samoan (smo)



English name Samoan
Native name Gagana Samoa
SIL code smo
Alternative names [ ŋana ˈsaːm, fa gagana sāmoa, gagana samoa, gagana sāmoa, samoan
Speakers L1: 413,257 (ethnologue)
Country Samoa
Region Polynesia
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code smo_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 1
In no
Vitality (Kornai, 2013) borderline

Language packs

Windows10 input method no
Mac input no
Ubuntu input no
Windows language pack no
Mac language pack no
Ubuntu language pack no
Firefox language pack no
Firefox dictionary no
Office language pack no
Office interface pack no


Has Wikipedia yes
Wikipedia articles 745
Wikipedia real articles 53
Wikipedia adjusted size 444,396
Wikipedia total 3,683
Wikipedia edits 37,049
Wikipedia admins 0
Wikipedia users 4,533
Wikipedia active users 6
Wikipedia images 0
Wikipedia depth 156
Has Wikipedia Incubator no

NLP tools

Hunspell status no
Hunspell coverage None
TreeTagger no

Open Language Archives Community

Primary texts online 9
Primary texts all 9
Lexical resources online 7
Lexical resources all 9
Language descriptions online 3
Language descriptions all 5
Language in online resource None
Language in any resource None
Online resource about the language 12
Any resource about the language 15


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 574
Number of words 592,553
Number of characters None
Has FLOSS spell checkers yes
In Watchtower yes
Has UDHR translation yes

Indigenous Tweets project

Number of blogs 12
Number of posts 227
Number of words 78,454
Number of users 74
Number of tweets 15,829

Swadesh lists

Has Swadesh 110 yes
Has Swadesh 207 yes

Other databases

Panlex translations 440,878
In WALS no
In Omniglot yes
On yes
Uriel features 69
In Leipzig Corpora yes
In SIREN project no