Transport and communications in Papua New Guinea

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Papua New Guinea

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Transport and communications in Papua New Guinea


The continent: Oceania
  
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For country comparisons (the table on the map) colors are used:
 
 Good performance;
 
 The average;
 
 Poor performance

Internet and Communications in Papua New Guinea


Mobile cellular subscriptions

3 560 000 {abonents[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 129 in the world of 209 (38,76%); 3 place in Oceania from 16
(87,50%)
46,37 % (9,27 % annual) ↘
min: 2 285; max: 3 560 000; max-min: 3 557 715 (99,94%); mid: 1 781 143;
1 778 858 (49,97%)
46,65 {per 100 people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 192 in the world of 209 (8,61%); 12 place in Oceania from 16
(31,25%)
40,33 % (8,07 % annual) ↘
min: 0,047; max: 46,65; max-min: 46,60 (99,90%); mid: 23,35;
23,30 (49,95%)

Fixed broadband Internet subscribers

15 000 {abonents[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 157 in the world of 204 (23,53%); 5 place in Oceania from 17
(76,47%)
59,33 % (11,87 % annual) ↘
min: 2 987; max: 15 000; max-min: 12 013 (80,09%); mid: 8 994;
6 007 (40,04%)
0,197 {per 100 people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 176 in the world of 205 (14,63%); 16 place in Oceania from 17
(11,76%)
54,75 % (10,95 % annual) ↘
min: 0,046; max: 0,197; max-min: 0,151 (76,80%); mid: 0,121;
0,075 (38,40%)

Telephone lines

150 000 {abonents[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 133 in the world of 210 (37,14%); 3 place in Oceania from 18
(88,89%)
19,22 % (3,84 % annual) ↘
min: 4 263; max: 150 000; max-min: 145 737 (97,16%); mid: 77 132;
72 869 (48,58%)
1,97 {per 100 people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 168 in the world of 210 (20,48%); 15 place in Oceania from 18
(22,22%)
10,12 % (2,02 % annual) ↘
min: 0,197; max: 1,97; max-min: 1,77 (89,96%); mid: 1,08;
0,884 (44,98%)

Internet users

7,90 {per 100 people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 189 in the world of 206 (8,74%); 16 place in Oceania from 16
(6,25%)
83,80 % (16,76 % annual) ↘
min: 0,0020670; max: 7,90; max-min: 7,90 (99,97%); mid: 3,95;
3,95 (49,99%)
601 926 {number[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 138 in the world of 206 (33,50%); 3 place in Oceania from 16
(87,50%)
85,44 % (17,09 % annual) ↘
min: 44 887; max: 601 926; max-min: 557 040 (92,54%); mid: 323 407;
278 520 (46,27%)

Internet hosts in Papua New Guinea


Internet hosts

5 006 [?] (2015)
(descending): 142 in the world of 224 (37,05%); 12 place in Oceania from 24 (54,17%)

Air transport in Papua New Guinea


Air transport, freight

34,83 [?] (2015)
(descending): 70 in the world of 145 (52,41%); 4 place in Oceania from 8 (62,50%)
18,15 % (3,63 % annual) ↘
min: 3,90; max: 34,83; max-min: 30,93 (88,80%); mid: 19,36;
15,46 (44,40%)

Air transport, passengers carried

2 062 584 people[?] (2015)
(descending): 77 in the world of 156 (51,28%); 3 place in Oceania from 8 (75%)
31,87 % (6,37 % annual) ↘
min: 355 000; max: 2 074 020; max-min: 1 719 020 (82,88%); mid: 1 214 510;
848 074 (41,12%)

Air transport, registered carrier departures worldwide

33 261 people[?] (2015)
(descending): 71 in the world of 156 (55,13%); 3 place in Oceania from 8 (75%)
1,56 % (0,312 % annual) ↘
min: 17 704; max: 71 400; max-min: 53 696 (75,20%); mid: 44 552;
-11 291 (-33,95%)

Airports in Papua New Guinea


Airports

561 [?] (2015)
(descending): 12 in the world of 224 (95,09%); 1 place in Oceania from 22 (100%)

Airports - with paved runways

21 [?] (2015)
(descending): 75 in the world of 223 (66,82%); 4 place in Oceania from 21 (85,71%)

Airports - with unpaved runways

540 [?] (2015)
(descending): 7 in the world of 189 (96,83%); 1 place in Oceania from 18 (100%)

Roads in Papua New Guinea


Roadways total

9 349 km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 139 in the world of 219 (36,99%); 3 place in Oceania from 20 (90%)

Roadways paved

3 000 km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 117 in the world of 185 (37,30%); 3 place in Oceania from 15 (86,67%)

Roadways unpaved

6 349 km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 99 in the world of 151 (35,10%); 3 place in Oceania from 12 (83,33%)