Papua New Guinea Abbreviations

PG is the abbreviation for Papua New Guinea, the 54th largest country in the world. Officially Independent State of Papua New Guinea, Papua New Guinea is a country located in Oceania, bordering 2 countries – Australia and Solomon Islands. Port Moresby is the capital city of Papua New Guinea. Major cities include Port Moresby (population: 283,722), Lae (population: 76,244), Arawa (population: 40,255), Mt Hagen (population: 33,612), Popondetta (population: 28,187), Madang (population: 27,408), Kokopo (population: 26,262), Mendi (population: 26,241), Kimbe (population: 18,836), and Goroka (population: 18,492).

Country Profile

  • Capital: Port Moresby
  • Language: English, Hiri Motu
  • Area: 462,840 km2
  • Population: 8,084,988
  • Currency: Papua New Guinean kina (PGK)
  • Time zone: UTC+10, UTC+11
  • Calling code: 675
  • ISO 2-Letter Abbreviation: PG
  • UN 3-Letter Abbreviation: PNG
  • Internet TLD: .pg
  • State Government Website:

Map of Papua New Guinea

List of Papua New Guinea Acronyms

The most commonly used abbreviations about Papua New Guinea are PG which stands for Papua New Guinea and PGK which means Papua New Guinean kina (Papua New Guinea currency). In the following table, you can see all acronyms related to Papua New Guinea, including abbreviations for airport, city, school, port, government, and etc.

PG: Papua New Guinea

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