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Complete details about Papua New Guinea in Oceania with capital city Port Moresby

Country NamePapua New Guinea (Papua New Guinea/Papua Niugini)
Country CodePNG
Capital CityPort Moresby
ContinentOceania
RegionMelanesia
Independence Year1975
Population4807000
Surface Area462840.0
Life Expectancy63.1 years
GNP4988.0 (old 6328.0)
Government FormConstitutional Monarchy

Spoken Languages

Malenasian Languages     (20.0%)
Papuan Languages     (78.1%)

Major Cities

Port Moresby, National Capital Dis     (population 247000)

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From @gigiowifi on Wed May 24 22:57:33 EDT 2017 RT @Dodo_Tribe: #CLIMATECHANGE: Papua New Guinea moves to launch new coal mining industry. Burn Baby Burn! Screw CO2! https://t.co/Se6izMg?
From @ajai_deon on Wed May 24 22:55:56 EDT 2017 RT @exxonmobil: Meet Elseya rhodini, a new turtle species we discovered while mapping biodiversity in Papua New Guinea. https://t.co/2zuDH?
From @MoneyUncensored on Wed May 24 22:52:10 EDT 2017 Two U.S. bombers from the Second World War have been documented underwater near Papua New Guinea https://t.co/bUf7OW6HB0
From @sanskruti_78 on Wed May 24 22:46:46 EDT 2017 RT @amitakjain: Papua New Guinea president went to #UN meeting in #NewYorkCity in traditional dress.. ?? https://t.co/K9yAZLcmru
From @theintlwanderer on Wed May 24 22:45:07 EDT 2017 #Papua New Guinea #blogger wanted to help with content for these pages https://t.co/re9PqNVg8k Photo:natgeo https://t.co/ddz60uPc3M
From @Sadie_Babiii on Wed May 24 22:39:19 EDT 2017 RT @exxonmobil: Meet Elseya rhodini, a new turtle species we discovered while mapping biodiversity in Papua New Guinea. https://t.co/4g12x?
From @Malloy_Bryan on Wed May 24 22:35:35 EDT 2017 RT @The_improviser: President of Papua New Guinea at the UN. This is the real MVP ?????? https://t.co/fPQffxYYPt
From @SSiaguru on Wed May 24 22:32:51 EDT 2017 RT @PagaHillEstate: Two #WWII Bombers Have Officially Been Found Off the Coast of #PapuaNewGuinea https://t.co/ckxpvLtcQ5
From @goannapng on Wed May 24 22:32:13 EDT 2017 RT @PagaHillEstate: Two #WWII Bombers Have Officially Been Found Off the Coast of #PapuaNewGuinea https://t.co/ckxpvLtcQ5
From @HardleyMalema on Wed May 24 22:31:52 EDT 2017 RT @The_improviser: President of Papua New Guinea at the UN. This is the real MVP ?????? https://t.co/fPQffxYYPt
From @pngnri on Wed May 24 22:30:54 EDT 2017 Privatisation in Papua New Guinea https://t.co/6Th8ekqUlu https://t.co/1vjWm4HmfJ
From @srhbarrett7 on Wed May 24 22:30:27 EDT 2017 RT @exxonmobil: Meet Elseya rhodini, a new turtle species we discovered while mapping biodiversity in Papua New Guinea. https://t.co/zSlO6?
From @MoSwimmer66 on Wed May 24 22:24:50 EDT 2017 @nytimes And yet the US is in company with Papua New Guinea as the only 2 countries that does not mandate paid maternity leave. #sad
From @douglasgillison on Wed May 24 22:24:02 EDT 2017 RT @samgillison: Missing World War II B-25 Bombers Documented off Papua New Guinea https://t.co/97jAWcAk5m
From @SherryBretz05 on Wed May 24 22:20:49 EDT 2017 RT @exxonmobil: Meet Elseya rhodini, a new turtle species we discovered while mapping biodiversity in Papua New Guinea. https://t.co/zSlO6?