Papua New Guinea
Papua New Guinea is part of Oceania with main city at
Port Moresby. Its Developing country with a
population of 8M people. The main currency is Kina. The languages
spoken are English. Independent State of Papua New Guinea is the formal name of Papua New Guinea It is adviced to High degree of caution Get useful information like travel advice, temperatures, rainfall, socket plugs,
languages spoken, SIM cards, ATM, currencies, road rules and emergency numbers.
👍 Developing 🌤️ ~25.89 °C 🌧 ~289.63 mm 👨👩👦👦 8M people
⚠️ Travel advice
High degree of caution
Voting in the Bougainville referendum will take place from 23 November to 7 December, with a 2 week period for counting to follow. Avoid political gatherings before, during and after the referendum. If you are travelling to Bougainville, check your flight and accommodation bookings with your travel provider (see Safety and security). We haven't changed the level - exercise a high degree of caution in PNG. Higher levels apply in some parts of the country. Reconsider your need to travel to Porgera Township. Reconsider your need to travel to Tari in Hela Province.
issued date: November 20, 2019
Papua New Guinea uses 240V, 50Hz with socket and plug Type I.
The languages that are typically spoken are English
💱 Currencies Used
Papua New Guinea uses the Papua New Guinean kina (symbol: K), code PGK.Banknotes come in denominations of 100, 50, 20, 10, 5 and 2 kinas. Kina is subdivided into 100 toeas. Coins come in denominations of 1 kina and 50, 20, 10 and 5 toeas.
Automatic teller machines are rare in Papua New Guinea. Your best bet is to look for them in large cities and community places.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM — your standard magnetic card will work fine.