The Map of Papua New Guinea
Papua New Guinea, officially the Independent State of Papua New Guinea, is a country in Oceania, occupying the eastern half of the island of New Guinea and numerous offshore islands.
Capital: Port Moresby
Currency: Papua New Guinean kina
Prime minister: Peter O'Neill
Population: 7,013,829 (2011) World Bank
Government: Parliamentary system, Unitary state, Constitutional monarchy