Papua New Guinea Country Data

CountryPapua New Guinea
Country CodePNG
Urban population percentage of total (2012)12.57
Urban population (2012)901,065
Land area (sq. km, 2011)452,860
Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$, 2012)$28,795,623
Market capitalization of listed companies (% of GDP, 2012)68.42
Total reserves (includes gold, current US$, 2012)$4,035,177,910
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %, 2012)2.24
Deposit interest rate (%, 2012)0.49
Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations, 2013)113
Time required to start a business (days, 2013)53
Start-up procedures to register a business (number, 2013)6
Time to prepare and pay taxes (hours, 2013)207
Tax payments (number, 2013)32
Total tax rate (% of commercial profits, 2013)42.1
Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people, 2012)37.78
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers (per 100 people, 2012)0.13
Internet users (per 100 people, 2012)2.30
Logistics performance index: Overall (1=low to 5=high, 2012)2.38
GDP (current US$, 2012)$15,653,921,367
GDP growth (annual %, 2012)8.00
GDP per capita (current US$, 2012)2,184
Labor force (2012)3,193,448
Life expectancy at birth, total (years, 2011)62.16
Population ages 0-14 (% of total, 2012)38.37
Population ages 65 and above (% of total, 2012)2.86
Population ages 15-64 (% of total, 2012)58.77
Population growth (annual %, 2012)2.17
Population (Total, 2012)7,167,010