Papua New Guinea

Major cities : Port Moresby (Capital).
Available Information : Head of state, Religion, Number of inhabitants, Area, Gross domestic product, Inflation, Map, Hotel, Weather and Climate.

Papua New Guinea Information

ISO 3166-1PG - PNG - 598
NATO country codePP - PNG
FIPS 10-4 codePP
IOC CodePNG
Continent /
Papua New Guinea CapitalPort Moresby
Name of the inhabitantsGuinean
Papua New Guinea National anthemPapouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée
Papua New Guinea National Day16 September
Papua New Guinea Currency Papua New Guinean kina (PGK)
Papua New Guinea 10 %
Papua New Guinea Calling code+675
Papua New Guinea Country domain code .pg
Papua New Guinea Vehicle registration platePNG
Traveling direction Left
Time zone UTC +10:00
International organizationUnited Nations
Commonwealth of Nations
Group of 77
Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation

Papua New Guinea Head of state

QueenÉlisabeth II (1975)
Governor-GeneralMichael Ogio (2010)
Prime ministerMichael Somare (2002)

Papua New Guinea Religion

  1. Protestantism 44 %
  2. Other 34 %
  3. Catholicism 22 %

Papua New Guinea Data

City1
Area462,840 km² (178,704 sq mi)
Number of inhabitants6,315,000 inhabitants (2008) Chart
Population Density 13.6 /km² (35.3 /sq mi)
Length of coastline5,152 km
Perimeter5,972 km
Life expectancy61.6 Year (2010)
Average years of schooling 4.3 Year (2010)
Human Development Index 0.431 (2010)
Gross domestic product4 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
Annual change: 3.7 %
682 US$ per capita
Gross domestic product (PPP)18 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
2,919 US$ per capita
Inflation4.0 % (2008) Chart
Credit rating
  • Standard & Poor's: B+ (Stable, 29 november 2011)
  • Moody's: B1 (Stable, 5 august 2011)

Papua New Guinea Natural resource

List of major natural resources classified by importance.
  1. Natural gas
  2. Copper
  3. Timber
  4. Gold
  5. Fish
  6. Oil
  7. Silver

Papua New Guinea Agriculture

Listing of major crops and products starting with the most important.
  1. Vegetables
  2. Copra
  3. Coffee
  4. Tea
  5. Poultry
  6. Fruit
  7. Pork
  8. Sugar
  9. Cocoa
  10. Sweet potatoes
  11. Rubber
  12. Vanilla
  13. Palm kernels
  14. Shellfish

Papua New Guinea Border

  1. Indonesia Indonesia 820 km

Papua New Guinea Map

Papua New Guinea Climate (Capital)

  1. Tropical rainforest climate 100 %

Papua New Guinea Weather (Port Moresby)

Papua New Guinea Electricity

Voltage240 V
Frequency50 Hz
Power plugPower plug : I
Power socketPower socket : I

Airport Papua New Guinea

Port Moresby  

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Papua New Guinea Hotel

Hotel Grand Papua HotelGrand Papua Hotel

Port Moresby
Located in central Port Moresby, Grand Papua Hotel offers a day spa, 2 restaurants, 2 bars and a swimming pool. All accommodation boasts sea views from a private balcony. Guests also enjoy a fitness centre, a hot tub and a sauna... view more
from
PGK 696
Hotel Kabaira Beach HideawayKabaira Beach Hideaway
Kabaira
Set amongst tropical gardens, Kabaira Beach Hideaway offers a private beach, free snorkeling and a tour desk. Guests enjoy free breakfast, lunch and dinner, served buffet style in the restaurant... view more
from
PGK 200
Hotel Melanesian HotelMelanesian Hotel
Lae
Offering a swimming pool, a restaurant and 3 bars, Melanesian Hotel is 4 minutes’ drive from South Pacific Brewery. Guests enjoy a fitness centre and a 24/7 reception desk. All rooms offer views over the harbor or tropical gardens... view more
from
PGK 440
Hotel Highlander HotelHighlander Hotel

Mount Hagen
Surrounded by beautiful gardens, Highlander Hotel offers a heated outdoor swimming pool, 2 bars and a restaurant. All accommodation features cable TV and a desk. Guests also enjoy a fitness centre and 24/7 reception... view more
from
PGK 760
Hotel Huon Gulf HotelHuon Gulf Hotel
Lae
Offering a swimming pool, a restaurant and 2 bars, Huon Gulf Hotel is 4 minutes’ drive from the Kamkumu Market. The private rooms and apartments offer garden or pool views and satellite TV... view more
from
PGK 386
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Papua New Guinea Olympic Games

SummerParticipation : 8Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0000
TotalParticipation : 8Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0000
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