|Namesake:||Samoan for "year of the God"|
|Tribe Type:||Merged tribe|
|Day Formed:||Night 17|
|Tribes Merged:|| Manono|
|Lowest Placing Member:||Jonas Otsuji (12/18)|
|Highest Placing Member:||Kim Spradlin (Winner)|
Tikiano has no insignia.
Having 6 men and 6 women on the tribe, it is the first merged tribe from a Battle of the Sexes season to merge with an even number of men and women. The tribe color was black.
- ►► Alicia Rosa, a special education teacher from Chicago, Illinois.
- ►► Chelsea Meissner, a medical saleswoman from Charleston, South Carolina.
- ►► Christina Cha, a career consultant from Los Angeles, California.
- ►► Jay Byars, a model from Gaffney, South Carolina.
- ►► Jonas Otsuji, a sushi chef from Lehi, Utah.
- ►► Kat Edorsson, a timeshare representative from Orlando, Florida.
- ►► Kim Spradlin, a bridal shop owner from San Antonio, Texas.
- ►► Leif Manson, a phlebotomist from San Diego, California.
- ►► Michael Jefferson, a banker from Seattle, Washington.
- ►► Sabrina Thompson, a high-school teacher from Brooklyn, New York.
- ►► Tarzan Smith, a plastic surgeon from Houston, Texas.
- ►► Troyzan Robertson, a swimsuit photographer from Miami, Florida.
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- Tikiano is the first merged tribe from a season with contestants split by gender to merge with both genders represented equally, at a 6-6 ratio.
- Tikiano is the fifth merged tribe to merge with twelve members, following Aiga, Libertad, Murlonio, and Te Tuna.
- Tikiano is the first tribe to be merged in the sixth episode, making the episode the earliest merger by episode count. However, it is beaten by Gitanos if one counts by the number of days elapsed.
- Tikiano is the second merged tribe from a season with contestants split by gender to have black as its color, following Gitanos of Survivor: Panama.
- Tikiano is the second black merged tribe of a season in which the location is Samoa, following Yin Yang of Survivor: Heroes vs. Villains.
- Tikiano is the second consecutive merged tribe beginning with a T, following Te Tuna.
- Kat Edorsson is the only member of Tikiano to appear in a future season, as all other One World returnees were eliminated before the merge.
- Tikiano is the third merged tribe to vote out its first member by a margin of 10-2, following Aiga and Libertad of Survivor: Samoa and Survivor: Nicaragua respectively.