Papua New Guinea

Region: Oceania-Melanesia

Capital: Port Moresby

Population: 7,619,321 (2015 World Bank est.)

Currency: kina (PGK)

GDP (current US$): 16.929 Billion (2015 World Bank est.)

United Nations membership date: 10 October 1975

New York Mission:
Permanent Mission of Papua New Guinea to the United Nations
201 East 42nd Street, Suite 405
New York, N.Y. 10017 USA
Telephone: (212)-557-5001
Fax: (212)-557-5009


Secretariat of the Pacific Community. (2017, May). The Pacific community’s statistics for development division

World Bank. (2017, May 2). 

World Bank. (2017, May 2). World bank open data

Image of Globe and location of Papua New Guinea; Copyright of Wikimedia Commons

Updated May 2017