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Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea FlagMajor 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

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ISO 3166-1PG - PNG - 598
NATO country codePP - PNG
FIPS 10-4 codePP
ContinentOceania / Melanesia
Papua New Guinea CapitalPort Moresby
Official languageEnglish
Hiri Motu
Tok pisin
Name of the inhabitantsGuinean
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 National anthemPapouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée

Papua New Guinea Head of state

QueenÉlisabeth II (1975)
Governor-GeneralBob Dadae (2017)
Prime ministerJames Marape (2019)

Papua New Guinea Religion

List of the main religions practiced in Papua New Guinea.

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

Papua New Guinea Data

Different data, numbers and statistics of Papua New Guinea (Inhabitants, population, economy).

Area462,840 km² (178,704 sq mi)
Number of inhabitants8,426,000 population (2018) Chart
Population Density 18.2 /km² (47.2 /sq mi)
Length of coastline5,152 km
Perimeter5,972 km
Life expectancy62.9 Year (2015), ♀ : 65.4 Year, ♂ : 60.6 Year
Average years of schooling 4.3 Year (2015)
Human Development Index 0.544 (2018)
Gross domestic product21 Billions US$ (2018) Chart
Annual change: 0.0 %
2,530 US$ per capita
Inflation4.7 % (2018) Chart
Credit rating
  • Standard & Poor's: B+ (Negative, 8 October 2015)
  • Moody's: B2 (Stable, 25 April 2016)

Papua New Guinea Chart

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Number of inhabitants, Gross domestic product, Inflation

Papua New Guinea Covid-19

Incident rate72.54
Case fatality ratio0.98168 %
Last updated : 2 April 2021

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

Papua New Guinea's border with 1 other countries. The list of Border countries of Papua New Guinea below classified by border length (in kilometers).

  1. Indonesia Indonesia 820 km

Papua New Guinea Map

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Papua New Guinea Climate (Capital)

  1. Tropical rainforest climate 100 %

Papua New Guinea Weather (Port Moresby)

Today's weather and weather forecasts of Papua New Guinea for the next days to come (The measurements and forecasts are those of Port Moresby).

Papua New Guinea Electricity

Electrical standard in Papua New Guinea (voltage, power outlet ...)

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

Papua New Guinea Airport

Below, find a list of the main Airport of Papua New Guinea classified by annual passenger transit.

Papua New Guinea Hotel

Here is a list of hotel in Papua New Guinea selected by our teams for their qualities. Click the hotel of your choice to find out the availability of rooms by your travel dates.

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
PGK 696
Hotel Kabaira Beach HideawayKabaira Beach Hideaway
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
PGK 200
Hotel Melanesian HotelMelanesian Hotel
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
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
PGK 760
Hotel Huon Gulf HotelHuon Gulf Hotel
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
PGK 386
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Papua New Guinea Olympic Games

List of participations in the Summer and Winter Olympics of Papua New Guinea and the number of medals won.

SummerParticipation : 10Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0000
TotalParticipation : 10Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0000
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