|Country||Papua New Guinea|
|• Total||89,803 km2 (34,673 sq mi)|
|• Density||10/km2 (26/sq mi)|
|Time zone||AEST (UTC+10)|
The Islands Region is one of four regions of Papua New Guinea (PNG) comprising the Bismarck Archipelago and north-eastern Solomon Islands Archipelago, located north-east of the mainland on eastern New Guinea island.
This is the least densely inhabited region of the country with a population of 750,000 (14% of PNG).
The Region is administratively divided into five provinces:
- Autonomous Province of Bougainville (North Solomons)
- East New Britain
- New Ireland
- West New Britain
- PNG Census 2000
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