Basic Information of Papua New Guinea Country/Region

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Country/Region Basic Information

Country Name Papua New Guinea
English Name Papua New Guinea (Independent State of Papua New Guinea)
Other Spellings
Independent State of Papua New Guinea
Independen Stet bilong Papua Niugini
Own Country Name Papua New Guinea (Independent State of Papua New Guinea)
National Flag Nation Flag
National Emblem coat of arms
Capital Port Moresby
Starts Every Week on Monday
Capital Coordinates -9.45,147.18
Land Area 462,840
Population 8,947,027
2-Letter Country Code PG
3-Letter Country Code PNG
Country Numeric Code 598
Time Zone UTC+10:00
Latitude and Longitude -6,147
Official Language [eng]English [hmo]Hiri Motu [tpi]Tok Pisin
International Dialing Code +675
Primary Currency [PGK]Papua New Guinean kina (K)
Independence Yes
Landlocked No
UN Member Yes
Top-Level Domain (TLD) .pg
Postal Code Format ###
Region Oceania
Subregion Melanesia
Continent Oceania
Neighboring Countries Indonesia