Largest Cities in Papua New Guinea

Facts about Papua New Guinea

Official languages: English, Hiri Motu
Capital: Port Moresby
Area: 462,840 km²
Population: 6.1 million residents
Population density: 13.10 residents per km²
Currency: PGK
Internet TLD: .pg
ISO codes: PG, PNG, 598
The dialing code for Papua New Guinea is +675

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Papua New Guinea is the third largest island nation in the world after Indonesia and Madagascar. It is located in the Pacific, is part of the Australian continent and includes the east of the island of New Guinea (the western part, West Papua, belongs to Indonesia) as well as several offshore islands and archipelagos. New Guinea itself is the second largest island in the world and is extensively surrounded by numerous archipelagos, which can be geographically divided into four main groups.

Biggest Cities of Papua New Guinea by Population

# City Population Latitude Longitude
1 Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea 283,844 -9.47723 147.151
2 Lae, Papua New Guinea 76,366 -6.72208 146.985
3 Arawa, Papua New Guinea 40,377 -6.22977 155.566
4 Mount Hagen, Papua New Guinea 33,734 -5.85746 144.231
5 Popondetta, Papua New Guinea 28,309 -8.76536 148.233
6 Madang, Papua New Guinea 27,530 -5.22152 145.787
7 Kokopo, Papua New Guinea 26,384 -4.3432 152.269
8 Mendi, Papua New Guinea 26,363 -6.14755 143.656
9 Kimbe, Papua New Guinea 18,958 -5.55085 150.138
10 Goroka, Papua New Guinea 18,614 -6.08336 145.387
11 Wewak, Papua New Guinea 18,341 -3.54964 143.632
12 Bulolo, Papua New Guinea 16,153 -7.2036 146.64
13 Daru, Papua New Guinea 15,325 -9.07786 143.209
14 Wau, Papua New Guinea 14,740 -7.33778 146.716
15 Kavieng, Papua New Guinea 14,601 -2.57337 150.795
16 Kiunga, Papua New Guinea 11,647 -6.12193 141.291
17 Vanimo, Papua New Guinea 11,315 -2.68372 141.302
18 Alotau, Papua New Guinea 10,136 -10.3151 150.457
19 Kundiawa, Papua New Guinea 9,494 -6.01667 144.967
20 Kainantu, Papua New Guinea 8,620 -6.28872 145.865
21 Tari, Papua New Guinea 8,297 -5.9022 142.935
22 Rabaul, Papua New Guinea 8,185 -4.20037 152.163
23 Ialibu, Papua New Guinea 7,026 -6.28208 143.994
24 Kokoda, Papua New Guinea 6,310 -8.87778 147.736
25 Lorengau, Papua New Guinea 5,917 -2.0341 147.272
26 Kerema, Papua New Guinea 5,757 -7.96309 145.779
27 Aitape, Papua New Guinea 5,658 -3.13697 142.349
28 Wabag, Papua New Guinea 4,069 -5.49119 143.722

Neighboring countries of Papua New Guinea

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