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Country name: Papua New Guinea

Type of Government: Parliamentary Democracy (Under Constitutional Monarchy)

Neighbouring countries: Solomon Islands Vanuatu New Caledonia Fiji

Continent/Sub-continent: Oceania Melanesia

Neighbourhood Continents: Africa Americas Asia Europe

Adjacent Sub-continents: Australia and New Zealand Micronesia Polynesia

National Currency: PGK Kina

Country information for Papua New Guinea with demographics details, continent, sub-continent, currency, flag, capital, and languages.

Specifications

Area 462,840 (462K) Sq.Kms.
287,595 (287K) Sq.Miles
Birth Rate 24.40/1,000 Population
Death Rate 6.5/1,000 Population
Life Expectancy 67.00 Years
Population 6,064,515 (6.06M)
Capital Port Moresby
CoastLine 5,152 (5.15K) Kms.
ISO Code PG
ISO (num) Code 598
ISO Code PNG
FIPS Code PP
Currency PGK Kina
Dialing Prefix +675
Goverment Form Parliamentary democracy (under constitutional monarchy)
Admin Divions
1st: Provinces

Languages

1 Austronesian - Hiri Motu
2 Indo-European - English