Papua New Guinea
By Carlos Gaeta
The total area of PNG is 462,840 sq km.
The climate of PNG is Tropical
The is only 2.6% of PNG is arable
The Capital of PNG is Port Moresby
The three biggest cities in PNG are Port Moresby, Lae, and Arawa
The population density is 16.17 people per sq km.
The growth rate of PNG is 2.1% annual change.
The urbanization is 13% of total population.
Life expectancy of PNG is approx 67 years ,169th worldwide.
People living with AIDS in PNG 37,200 per year, 69th worldwide.
Literacy in PNG is everyone that is 15 and up can read and write.
The languages in PNG are English, Hiri Motu, and Tok Pisin
The ethnic groups of PNG are Melanesian, Papuan, Negrito, Micronesian, and Polynesian.
Food in Papua New Guinea. Traditional PNG cuisine consists of root crops such as taro, Kaukau and yams; sago and pork; Mumu is a local specialty made of pork, sweet potatoes, rice and greens.
In Papua New Guinea you can go hiking visit a war cemetery and their nation park etc.
The official religions in PNG are Christianity and Islam.
This is the traditional Clothing of the PNG tribes.
PNG's political score (1 the best, 7 the worst) is a 4.
Thier civil rights score (1 the best, 7 the worst) is a 3.
PNG's press freedom is partly free.
PNG's corruption score is 25 (1 the worst 100 the best) there 145/175
PNG has a very bad human trafficking problem, there is a lot of cannabis, forced marriages.
The flag and its meaning
PNG's Labor = 23.3% of agriculture, 38.3% of industry, and 38.4% of services.