Papua New Guinea: Statistics

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People  Source: The World Bank
Population 7,463,577 (2014)
Population Growth Rate 2.095 annual % (2014)
Age Dependency Ratio 68.074 % of working-age population (2014)
Urban Population 12.985 % of total (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate 44.5 per 1,000 live births (2015)
Life Expectancy at Birth 62.607 years (2014)
Age distribution - % of total population (2014);
Energy Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration
    Production 3,350,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Consumption 3,115,500,000 kWh (2012)
    Exports 0 kWh (2013)
    Imports 0 kWh (2013)
    Renewable Electricity Generation 1,100,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Production 28,250.81 bbl/day (2013)
    Consumption 22,170 bbl/day (2013)
    Exports (Refined) 3,535.73 bbl/day (2010)
    Imports (Refined) 5,936.51 bbl/day (2010)
    Proved Reserves (Crude) 175,000,000 bbl (2015)
    Production (Gross) 3,884,650,000 cu ft (2012)
    Consumption (Dry) 3,531,500,000 cu ft (2012)
    Exports (Dry) 0 cu ft (2013)
    Imports (Dry) 0 cu ft (2013)
    Proved Reserves 5,467,000,000,000 cu ft (2015)
Technology & Infrastructure  Source: CIA World Factbook
Airports 562 (2012 )
Cellular Telephones 2,400,000 (2011 )
Highways 9,349 km (2011 )
Internet Hosts 5,006 (2012 )
Internet Users 125,000 (2009 )
Telephones 130,000 (2011 )
Geography & Environment Source: CIA World Factbook
LocationOceania, group of islands including the eastern half of the island of New Guinea between the Coral Sea and the South Pacific Ocean, east of Indonesia
Total Area462,840 sq. km
Land Area452,860 sq. km
Water Area9,980 sq. km
Coastline5,152 km
Climatetropical; northwest monsoon (December to March), southeast monsoon (May to October); slight seasonal temperature variation
Terrainmostly mountains with coastal lowlands and rolling foothills
Lowest PointPacific Ocean 0 m
Highest Point Mount Wilhelm 4,509 m

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