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Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea, officially the Independent State of Papua New Guinea comprises the eastern part of the world's largest and highest tropical island, , together with many smaller offshore islands.
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is the capital of . It is the gateway to PNG, and almost all visitors to the country pass through the city.

is a city in the Eastern Highlands of .

is the former provincial capital of East New Britain in .

is a town in Province on the north coast of .

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The is a region in . The were discovered by Australian explorers delving into the unexplored interior of Papua New Guinea in search for gold in the beginning of the 20th century.

encompases Central Province, Northern Province, and PNG's National Capital District, Port Moresby.

Madang and Morobe are two provinces of .

is the largest island of the archipelago, and an autonomous island region within .

is a beautiful, peaceful province in the southeastern tip of .

is a large island region in .

The is a region of , consisting of two provinces, East and West .

consists of the country's Gulf and Western Provinces.

Papua New Guinea

  • Location:
  • Population: 6,060,000
  • Latitude of center: -7.36° or 7° 21' 36" south
  • Longitude of center: 146.43° or 146° 25' 48" east
  • Elevation: 1209 meters (3967 feet)
  • Capital:
  • Area: 462,840 km² (178,704 miles²)
  • Languages: English, Hiri Motu, Motu and Tok Pisin
  • Currency: Kina (PGK)
  • Phone code: 675
  • Internet domain: .pg
  • Neighbors:
  • GeoNames ID: 2088628

Other Names for Papua New Guinea

  • Afrikaans: Papoea-Nieu-Guinee
  • Afrikaans: Papoea Nieu-Guinee
  • Akan: Papua Guinea Foforo
  • Albanian: Papua Guinea e Re
  • Albanian: Papua Guineja e Re
  • Amharic: ፓፑዋ ኒው ጊኒ
  • Arabic: بابوا غينيا الجديدة
  • Aragonese: Papua y Nueva Guinea
  • Armenian: Պապուա Նոր Գվինեա
  • Arpitan: Papoasie-Novèla-Guinê
  • Azerbaijani: Papua-Yeni Qvineya
  • Bambara: Papuwasi-Gine-Koura
  • Basque: Papua Ginea Berria
  • Belarusian: Папуа-Новая Гвінея
  • Bengali: পাপুয়া নিউ গিনি
  • Bosnian: Papua Nova Gvineja
  • Breton: Papoua-Ginea Nevez
  • Breton: Papoua Ginea-Nevez
  • Bulgarian: Папуа-Нова Гвинея
  • Bulgarian: Папуа Нова Гвинея
  • Burmese: ပါပူရာနယူးဂီနီ
  • Catalan: Papua Nova Guinea
  • Central Khmer: ប៉ាពូអានូវែលហ្គីណេ
  • Chinese: 巴布亚新几内亚
  • Croatian: Papua Nova Gvineja
  • Czech: Papua-Nová Guinea
  • Czech: Papua Nová Guinea
  • Danish: Papua Ny Guinea
  • Dutch: Papoea-Nieuw-Guinea
  • Esperanto: Papuo-Nov-Gvineo
  • Estonian: Paapua Uus-Guinea
  • Estonian: Papua Uus Guinea
  • Ewe: Papua New Gini nutome
  • Faroese: Papua Nýguinea
  • Finnish: Papua-Uusi-Guinea
  • French: Papouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée
  • French: Papouasie-Nouvelle Guinée
  • Fulah: Papuwaa Nuwel Gine
  • Galician: Papúa Nova Guinea
  • Ganda: Papwa Nyugini
  • Georgian: პაპუა-ახალი გვინეა
  • German: Papua-Neuguinea
  • Greek: Παπούα - Νέα Γουινέα
  • Greek: Παπούα Νέα Γουινέα
  • Gujarati: પાપુઆ ન્યૂ ગિની
  • Hausa: Papuwa Nugini
  • Hebrew: גינאה החדשה פפואה
  • Hebrew: פאפואה ניו-גיניאה
  • Hebrew: פפואה גינאה החדשה
  • Hindi: पापुआ न्यू गिनी
  • Hungarian: Pápua Új-Guinea
  • Icelandic: Papúa Nýja-Gínea
  • Ido: Papua-Nova-Guinea
  • Iloko: Papua Baro a Guinea
  • Indonesian: Nugini Papua Nugini
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Papua Nove Guinea
  • Irish: Nua-Ghuine Phapua
  • Italian: Papua Nuova Guinea
  • Japanese: パプアニューギニア
  • Japanese: パプア・ニューギニア
  • Kalaallisut: Papua Nutaaq Guinea
  • Kannada: ಪಪುವಾ ನ್ಯೂಗೀನಿಯಾ
  • Kashmiri: पपुवा न्यू गिनी
  • Kikuyu: Papua
  • Korean: 파푸아 뉴기니
  • Korean: 파푸아뉴기니
  • Kurdish: Papua Gîneya Nû
  • Kurdish: پاپوا گینێی نوێ
  • Lao: ປາປົວນິວກີນີ
  • Latin: Papua Nova Guinea
  • Latvian: Papua-Jaungvineja
  • Limburgan: Papoea-Nui-Guinea
  • Lingala: Papwazi Ginɛ ya sika
  • Lithuanian: Papua Naujoji Gvinėja
  • Lithuanian: Papua ir Naujoji Gvinėja
  • Low German: Papua-Niegguinea
  • Luba-Katanga: Papwazi wa Nginɛ wa mumu
  • Macedonian: Папуа Нова Гвинеја
  • Malagasy: Papouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée
  • Malayalam: പപ്പുവ ന്യൂ ഗ്വിനി
  • Maltese: Papwa-Ginea Ġdida
  • Marathi: पापुआ न्यू गिनी
  • Nepali (macrolanguage): पपुआ न्यू गाइनिया
  • Northern Sami: Papua-Ođđa-Guinea
  • Norwegian: Papua Ny-Guinea
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Papua Ny-Guinea
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Papua Ny-Guinea
  • Occitan (post 1500): Papoa-Nòva Guinèa
  • Occitan (post 1500): Papoa Nòva Guinèa
  • Oriya (macrolanguage): ପପୁଆ ନ୍ୟୁ ଗୁଏନିଆ
  • Persian: پاپوآ گینه نو
  • Persian: پاپوا گینهٔ نو
  • Persian: گوینیا ی جدید پاپوا
  • Polish: Papua-Nowa Gwinea
  • Polish: Papua Nowa Gwinea
  • Portuguese: Papua-Nova Guiné
  • Romanian: Papua Noua Guinee
  • Romansh: Papua Nova Guinea
  • Rundi: Papuwa Niyugineya
  • Russian: Папуа – Новая Гвинея
  • Russian: Папуа — Новая Гвинея
  • Sango: Papû Finî Ginëe, Papuazïi
  • Sanskrit: पपुवा न्यू गिनी
  • Serbian: Папуа Нова Гвинеја
  • Serbo-Croatian: Papua Nova Gvineja
  • Sinhala: පැපුවා නිව් ගිනියාව
  • Slovak: Papua-Nová Guinea
  • Slovak: Papua Nová Guinea
  • Slovenian: Papua Nova Gvineja
  • Spanish: Papúa-Nueva Guinea
  • Spanish: Papúa Nueva Guinea
  • Swahili (macrolanguage): Papua
  • Swedish: Papua Nya Guinea
  • Tagalog: Papua Bagong Ginea
  • Tamil: பப்புவா நியூ கினி
  • Tamil: பாப்புவா நியூ கினி
  • Telugu: పాపువా న్యు గినియా
  • Thai: ประเทศปาปัวนิวกินี
  • Thai: ปาปัวนิวกินี
  • Tibetan: པ་པུ་ཨ། ནིའུ། གྷི་ནི།
  • Tigrinya: ፓፑዋ ኒው ጊኒ
  • Tok Pisin: Papua Niugini
  • Tonga (Tonga Islands): Papuaniukini
  • Turkish: Papua Yeni Gine
  • Uighur: پاپۇئا يېڭى گۋىنېيە
  • Ukrainian: Папуа-Нова Ґвінея
  • Ukrainian: Папуа Нова Гвінея
  • Urdu: پاپوآ نیو گنی
  • Vietnamese: Pa-pu-a Niu Ghi-nê
  • Vietnamese: Pa-pua Niu Ghi-nê (Papua New Guinea)
  • Vietnamese: Papua Tân Guinea
  • Volapük: Papuveän Nula-Gineyän
  • Welsh: Papua Gini Newydd
  • Yoruba: Orílẹ́ède Paapu ti Giini
  • Zulu: i-Papua New Guinea
  • Independent State of Papua New Guinea
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