Papua Region

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Papua Region
Papua New Guinea Papua Region.png
Coordinates: 7°55′S 145°50′E / 7.917°S 145.833°E / -7.917; 145.833Coordinates: 7°55′S 145°50′E / 7.917°S 145.833°E / -7.917; 145.833
Country  Papua New Guinea
Largest city Port Moresby
 • Total 202,542 km2 (78,202 sq mi)
Population (2000)
 • Total 852,408
 • Density 4.2/km2 (11/sq mi)
Time zone AEST (UTC+10)

Papua Region is one of four regions of Papua New Guinea. The region includes the national capital Port Moresby.


The Region is administratively divided into six provinces:

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