Papua New Guinea  

  • Capital: Port Moresby
  • Population: 7,619,321
  • Surface Area: 462,840 km2
  • Currency: Kinas
  • Belongs to: ACP, IMF, UN, PIF

Papua New Guinea, is a country located at Melanesia, it has an area of 462,840 Km2,

Papua New Guinea, with a population of 7,619,321 people, it is ranked at 99º position by population of 196 countries and it has a low population density, 16 people per km2.

The capital is Port Moresby and its currency is Kinas

Papua New Guinea is holding the 118 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2013 was 3,984 millions of euros5,292 millions of dollars, ( 25.03% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 545 € euros per inhabitant724$ dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Papua New Guinea, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.505 points in 2014, leaving it in 158th place in the table of 187 countries published.

If the reason to visit Papua New Guinea are business, you must know it's in the 145th of the Doing Business ranking , which provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms.

In the tables at the bottom of the page, you can see more information about the economy and demography of Papua New Guinea, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Port Moresby: Monthly Temp.
Port Moresby: Monthly Rainfall
Papua New Guinea Economy
GDP [+]201412,743 M.€
GDP [+]201416,929 M.$
GDP per capita [+]20142,268$
GDP per capita [+]20141,707€
Debt [+]20133,984 M.€
Debt [+]20135,292 M.$
Debt (%GDP) [+]201325.03%
Debt Per Capita [+]2013724$
Debt Per Capita [+]2013545 €
Deficit [+]2013-1,100 M.€
Deficit [+]2013-1,460 M.$
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2013-6.91%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20134,419.8
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20135,869.9
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]2014586.7
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2014441.6
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20149.54%
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2014112.4
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201484.6
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20022.57%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201327.76%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2013803$
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2013605€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201459€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201479$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201415$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201411€
Moody's Rating [+]04/25/2016B2
S&P Rating [+]09/13/2007B+
Fitch Rating [+]03/13/2008B+
Corruption Index [+]201525
Fragile States Index [+]201583.4
Doing Business [+]2016145º
Standard VAT [+]01/01/200610.00%
Exports [+]20154,975.2 M.€
Exports [+]20155,520.0 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201433.49%
Imports [+]20153,064.4 M.€
Imports [+]20153,400.0 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201423.63%
Trade balance [+]20151,910.8 M.€
Trade balance [+]20152,120.0 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]20149.86%
Crude death rate [+]20147.67‰
Population [+]20157,619,321
Density [+]201516
HDI [+]20140.505
Global Peace Ranking [+]201699º
Birth Rate [+]201428.51‰
Fertility Rate [+]20143.76
Life expectancy [+]201462.61
Number of homicides [+]20100
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201010.4