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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)

Papua New Guinea's most recent News and Stories

Papua New Guinea Tweets

From @FORCOMDMedia on Mon Nov 20 05:01:11 EST 2017 RT @3BrigadeTSV: Recently returned from Papua New Guinea, 25th Support Squadron, 3rd Combat Engineer Regiment, @AustralianArmy celebrating?
From @Karatcoins on Mon Nov 20 04:54:32 EST 2017 Crater Gold Mining has secured a $4-million unsecured loan facility with major shareholder Freefire Technology that? https://t.co/3qk1shWCG6
From @papuaNguineaRR on Mon Nov 20 04:53:17 EST 2017 Australia, New Zealand start talks about Manus refugees screening process https://t.co/TOAAJjGPco https://t.co/JAm5dCDGgD
From @Tier2RugbyForum on Mon Nov 20 04:50:39 EST 2017 RT @Julie_Stott: Australia fans have let down the Rugby League World Cup. World order is changing and needs better support https://t.co/D0K?
From @so_png on Mon Nov 20 04:50:34 EST 2017 RT @pngjourneys: Our fresh food markets provide a glimpse of the unique fruits & vegetables we eat in Papua New Guinea. #VisitPNG #PNG http?
From @AdvTravelShow on Mon Nov 20 04:48:20 EST 2017 RT @FrankRGardner: The explorer @benedictallen still recovering from malaria after Papua New Guinea trek, tells me today is his 1st day fre?
From @3BrigadeTSV on Mon Nov 20 04:41:21 EST 2017 Recently returned from Papua New Guinea, 25th Support Squadron, 3rd Combat Engineer Regiment, @AustralianArmy celeb? https://t.co/UN5IXw48kh
From @Thomas127001 on Mon Nov 20 04:38:40 EST 2017 RT @StrawFinal: A conversation w Walid, a refugee stuck on #ManusIsland by Australia and Papua New Guinea followed by @whichsidepod 's inte?
From @albertschram on Mon Nov 20 04:36:50 EST 2017 RT @RiffRaffBriz: A 6yr old girl has been brutally tortured in Papua New Guinea after being falsely accused of practising sorcery. #PNG #va?
From @AmanAjnabi on Mon Nov 20 04:28:52 EST 2017 RT @Fact_Picss: Papua New Guinea has 832 living languages, making it the most linguistically diverse place on earth.
From @TireIndustry on Mon Nov 20 04:28:09 EST 2017 From https://t.co/oOybKV998U | Papua New Guinea govt urged to keep rubber industry subsidies https://t.co/T8DwTSo9zz
From @Fact_Picss on Mon Nov 20 04:27:34 EST 2017 Papua New Guinea has 832 living languages, making it the most linguistically diverse place on earth.
From @Julie_Stott on Mon Nov 20 04:26:26 EST 2017 Australia fans have let down the Rugby League World Cup. World order is changing and needs better support https://t.co/D0KLXgOsix
From @DemiDemetria86 on Mon Nov 20 04:23:56 EST 2017 RT @demi_chart: iTunes Papua New Guinea: #1. (NE) "Échame La Culpa" *33rd #1 on iTunes* https://t.co/5Ltp3Z7J85
From @Tier2RugbyForum on Mon Nov 20 04:20:40 EST 2017 RT @1895blog: Weekend Interview: King Gene delights in Papua New Guinea success story https://t.co/JSZl3C7Pk0