Papua New Guinea Population

The total population in Papua New Guinea was last recorded at 7.2 million people in 2012 from 2.0 million in 1960, changing 264 percent during the last 50 years. Population in Papua New Guinea is reported by the World Bank. From 1960 until 2012, Papua New Guinea Population averaged 4.0 Million reaching an all time high of 7.2 Million in December of 2012 and a record low of 2.0 Million in December of 1960. The population of Papua New Guinea represents 0.10 percent of the world´s total population which arguably means that one person in every 995 people on the planet is a resident of Papua New Guinea. This page provides - Papua New Guinea Population - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-24

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
7.17 7.01 7.17 1.97 7.33 | 2013/12 1960 - 2012 Million Yearly

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Papua New Guinea Population
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Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Population 7.17 2012-12-31 7.01 7.17 1.97 7.33 2013-12-31 Million [+]
Unemployment Rate 1.90 2008-12-31 2.84 2.84 1.90 1.89 2009-12-31 Percent [+]
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Population | Notes
Population estimates are usually produced by a country´s statistical office or Census Bureau. The Population Census provides the most reliable picture of a country's population because the data is collected at a specified time from the entire population; in contrast to other surveys, in which information is collected from only a small part of the residents. When monthly population estimates are required, the population count is updated by adding births, subtracting deaths, and adding net international migration since the census date.


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Papua New Guinea Inflation Rate at 3.50 Percent  
The inflation rate in Papua New Guinea was recorded at 3.50 percent in the third quarter of 2013. Inflation Rate in Papua New Guinea is reported by the Bank of Papua New Guinea.
Papua New Guinea Personal Income Tax Rate at 42.00 percent  
The Personal Income Tax Rate in Papua New Guinea stands at 42 percent. Personal Income Tax Rate in Papua New Guinea is reported by the Internal Revenue Commission, Papua New Guinea.
Papua New Guinea Corporate Tax Rate at 30.00 percent  
The Corporate Tax Rate in Papua New Guinea stands at 30 percent. Corporate Tax Rate in Papua New Guinea is reported by the Internal Revenue Commission, Papua New Guinea.
Papua New Guinea Sales Tax Rate at 10.00 Percent  
The Sales Tax Rate in Papua New Guinea stands at 10 percent. Sales Tax Rate in Papua New Guinea is reported by the Internal Revenue Commission, Papua New Guinea.
Papua New Guinea Balance of Trade at 511.00 PGK Million  
Papua New Guinea recorded a trade surplus of 511 PGK Million in the first quarter of 2013. Balance of Trade in Papua New Guinea is reported by the Bank of Papua New Guinea.
Papua New Guinea Interest Rate at 6.25 Percent  
The benchmark interest rate in Papua New Guinea was last recorded at 6.25 percent. Interest Rate in Papua New Guinea is reported by the Bank of Papua New Guinea.
Papua New Guinea Current Account at -1265.00 PGK Million  
Papua New Guinea recorded a Current Account deficit of 1265 PGK Million in the first quarter of 2013. Current Account in Papua New Guinea is reported by the Bank of Papua New Guinea.
Papua New Guinea Government Budget at -1.20 Percent of GDP  
Papua New Guinea recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 1.20 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2012. Government Budget in Papua New Guinea is reported by the Bank of Papua New Guinea.
Papua New Guinea GDP per capita at 1076.38 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Papua New Guinea was last recorded at 1076.38 US dollars in 2012. The GDP per Capita in Papua New Guinea is equivalent to 9 percent of the worlds average. GDP per capita in Papua New Guinea is reported by the World Bank.
Papua New Guinea GDP per capita PPP at 2497.79 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Papua New Guinea was last recorded at 2497.79 US dollars in 2012, when adjusted by purchasing power parity (PPP). The GDP per Capita, in Papua New Guinea, when adjusted by Purchasing Power Parity is equivalent to 11 percent of the worlds average. GDP per capita PPP in Papua New Guinea is reported by the World Bank.
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