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Papua New Guinea

  • Governor General:Robert Bob Dadae
  • Prime Minister:James Marape
  • Capital city:Port Moresby
  • Languages:Tok Pisin (official), English (official), Hiri Motu (official), some 836 indigenous languages spoken (about 12% of the world's total); most languages have fewer than 1,000 speakers note: Tok Pisin, a creole language, is widely used and understood; English is spoken by 1%-2%; Hiri Motu is spoken by less than 2%
  • Government:No data
  • National statistics office
  • Population:8,606,316 (2018)
  • Area:452,860
  • GDP, bln. current US$:23
  • Health expenditure, % of GDP:2.5 (2017)
  • GDP per capita, current US$:2,730
  • Health Expenditure / capita, US$:61 (2017)
  • Life expectancy:64.3 (2018)
  • Under 5 deaths / 1000 live births:48 (2018)
  • OoP health expenditure, %THE:9.0 (2017)

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