Papua New Guinea Papua New Guinea

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

Papua New Guinea, with a population of 8,947,027 people, it is ranked at 98º position by population of 196 countries and it has a low population density, 19 people per km2.

It's capital is Port Moresby and its currency is Kinas

Papua New Guinea is holding the 104 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2020 was 10,051 millions of euros (11,455 millions of dollars), ( 46.44% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is €1,123 euros per inhabitant$1,280 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 0.555 points in 2019, leaving it in 155th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Papua New Guinea are business, you must know it's in the 108th 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
Annual GDP [+]2020€21,643M
Annual GDP [+]2020$24,665M
GDP per capita [+]2020€2,419
GDP per capita [+]2020$2,757
Debt (M.€.) [+]202010,051
Debt ($M) [+]202011,455
Debt (%GDP) [+]202046.44%
Debt Per Capita [+]2020€1,123
Debt Per Capita [+]2020$1,280
Deficit (M.€) [+]2020-1,853
Deficit ($M) [+]2020-2,111
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2020-8.56%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20204,919.6
Expenditure ($M) [+]20205,606.5
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2018382.9
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]2018452.0
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20189.23%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2017375.8
Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]2017423.5
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20179.15%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]202090.2
Defence Expenditure ($M) [+]2020102.8
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20201.81%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202022.73%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2020€550
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2020$627
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2018€45
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2018$54
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017€41
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017$46
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020€10
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020$11
Moody's Rating [+]04/19/2021B2
S&P Rating [+]06/03/2021B-
Fitch Rating [+]03/13/2008B+
Corruption Index [+]202131
Fragile States Index [+]201884.8
NMW [+]2013$194.7
Doing Business [+]2019108º
Tax Revenue (%GDP) [+]201912.4%
Standard VAT [+]01/01/200610.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202042.0%
Annual arrivals [+]2019160,000
Exports [+]2021€9,274.3M
Exports [+]2021$10,968.7M
Exports % GDP [+]202037.54%
Imports [+]2021€2,562.4M
Imports [+]2021$3,030.6M
Imports % GDP [+]202013.30%
Trade balance [+]2021€6,711.9M
Trade balance [+]2021$7,938.1M
Trade balance % GDP [+]202024.23%
Density [+]202019
Global Peace Ranking [+]2021107º
Remittance received ($M) [+]20172.9
% Immigrant [+]20190.36%
% Emigrant [+]20192.55%
Birth Rate [+]202026.52‰
Remittance sent ($M) [+]201753.5
Crude death rate [+]20207.30‰
Fertility Rate [+]20203.48
% risk of poverty [+]200939.9%
Population [+]20208,947,027
Immigrant stock [+]201931,212
Emigrant stock [+]2019219,126
HDI [+]20190.555
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2020127º
Life expectancy [+]202064.73
Suicides [+]2015787
Suicide rate [+]20159.94
Number of homicides [+]2010713
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20109.75
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20200.83
Annual crude oil production [+]202137
Crude Oil Reserves [+]2021159.7
Consumption GWh [+]20193,702
Generation GWh [+]20204,242
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]05/25/2022651
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]05/25/202244,425
Fully vaccinated [+]05/23/2022263,995
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]05/25/202272.76
Doses administered [+]05/23/2022587,340