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Papua New Guinea is on the island of New Guinea, in the southern hemisphere. The western half of the island, together with numerous nearby islands, constitute the country of Papua New Guinea. It lies within the geographical region known as Oceania (which is not a continent), and is directly north of Australia's eastern half. It is east of Indonesia, between the Coral Sea and the South Pacific Ocean.
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Is Papua New Guinea a country?

Yes, Papua New Guinea is a country that is in Oceania. It is officially called the Independent State of Papua New Guinea.

Who discovered Papua New Guinea?

If the question is intended to ask, 'Which European first discovered Papua New Guniea?', the answer is that Portuguese explorer, Jorge de Menezes, is credited with making the

What are the religions in Papua New Guinea?

The main religion in Papua New Guinea is Christianity. According to 2000 Census; 96.4% of Papua New Guineans are Christian, of various denominations, whilst 3.6% of other re

Are there forests in Papua New Guinea?

Yes there are many forests in Papua New Guinea. Most of the country remains wild and undeveloped, with rugged mountain jungles that have been so little impacted by human habit

Is Papua New Guinea hilly?

No, Papua New Guinea is mountainous and some is rainforests.

Is papua new guinea overpopulated?

No, but the capital city Port Moresby has been labeled overpopulated as people from villages have travelled to the capital, thinking to have a better life; leaving them no cho

What does the papua in Papua New Guinea mean?

'Papua' comes from the Malay word pepuah which was used to describe the distinctive, frizzy Melanesian hair of the people who live on the island of New Guinea.
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What is Papua New Guinea famous for?

Its diversity as it has over 700 native tongues. Papua New Guinea is arguably most famous for the Kokoda Trail, which links the southern and northern coasts of Papua New Gui

Where is Papua New Guinea largest cave?

no i think it is not because in the Wikipedia we found that officially the Independent State of Papua New Guinea, is a country in Oceania, occupying the eastern half of the is