Papua New Guinea

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Coordinates: 6°S 147°E / 6°S 147°E / -6; 147

Independent State o Papua New Guinea
  • Independen Stet bilong Papua Niugini
  • Papua Niu Gini
Banner o Papua New Guinea
Naitional emblem o Papua New Guinea
Banner Naitional emblem
Location o  Papua New Guinea  (green)
Location o  Papua New Guinea  (green)
an lairgest ceety
Port Moresby
9°30′S 147°07′E / 9.500°S 147.117°E / -9.500; 147.117
Offeecial leids[3][4]
Demonym Papua New Guinean
Govrenment Unitar pairlamentar
constitutional monarchy
• Monarch
Elizabeth II
Bob Dadae
Peter O'Neill
Legislatur Naitional Pairlament
Unthirldom frae Australie
1 Julie 1949
• Declared an recognised
16 September 1975
• Tot
462,840 km2 (178,700 sq mi) (54t)
• Watter (%)
• 2011 census preliminary estimate
7,059,653[5] (102nt)
• 2000 census
• Density
15/km2 (38.8/sq mi) (201st)
GDP (PPP) 2017 estimate
• Total
$29.481 billion[6] (139t)
• Per capita
GDP (nominal) 2017 estimate
• Total
$21.189 billion[6] (115t)
• Per capita
Gini (1996) 50.9[7]
HDI (2015) Increase 0.516[8]
law · 154t
Siller Papua New Guinean kina (PGK)
Time zone AEST (UTC+10, +11)
Drives on the caur
Cawin code +675
Internet TLD .pg

Papua New Guinea is a kintra in Oceania. It haes a population o 5,900,000, an its caipital ceety is Port Moresby. Papua New Guinea is extremey cultureilly divers, wi mare then tae thousan deestinct speeches extant amoong the indwallers, and menay tribes hae cultures an customs completely differing fro eachoer.

Much o Papua New Guinea is covered in thicke reenforest, in which be livin a greet menay endemic species.

Her Ryal Hieness Queen Elizabeth II is the Queen an heid o state o Papua New Guinea. Sir Michael Somare is the current Prime Meenister.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Somare, Michael (6 December 2004). "Stable Government, Investment Initiatives, and Economic Growth". Keynote address to the 8th Papua New Guinea Mining and Petroleum Conference. Archived frae the oreeginal on 2006-06-28. Retrieved 9 August 2007. 
  2. "Never more to rise". The National (February 6, 2006). Retrieved 19 Januar 2005. 
  3. "Papua New Guinea". The World Factbook. Langley, Virginia: Central Intelligence Agency. 2012. Retrieved 5 October 2012. 
  4. "Sign language becomes an official language in PNG". Radio New Zealand. 21 Mey 2015. 
  5. Population a concern (25 June 2013).[deid airtin]
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.3 "Papua New Guinea". International Monetary Fund. Retrieved 25 Julie 2017. 
  7. "GINI index". World Bank. Retrieved 30 Julie 2013. 
  8. "2016 Human Development Report" (PDF). United Nations Development Programme. 2016. Retrieved 21 Mairch 2017.