Papua New Guinea: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: -5.68161 / longitude: 144.24891

General information


Country territory measures 462,840 kmĀ², they use a postcode system and the main cities are: Port Moresby, Mt Hagen, Mendi, Gordons, Mount Hagen. The following languages are spoken by the nation's citizens: English, Hiri Motu, Tok Pisin. Port Moresby is the nation's capital and the country has a border with Indonesia.


It is ranked 101# in the world with a GDP of $26,594,305,745 USD in 2021. The currency ISO code is PGK and the currency symbol is K.


There are 8,083,700 people here, or 0.108% of the world's population.


There are UNESCO listed sites in this country: Kuk Early Agricultural Site.

Good to know

The country's ISO code is PG, phone numbers start with +675, the domain name ".pg" is used by the country's websites Visit to learn more about this nation.


ISO code PG
Capital Port Moresby
Population 8,083,700
World percentage 0.108%
Main cities
Spoken languages English, Hiri Motu, Tok Pisin
GDP (2021) $26,594,305,745
GDP position #101
Currency code PGK
Currency symbol K
TLD .pg
Phone prefix +675