Population of Cities in Papua New Guinea (2018)

0
Over 1 Million
1
100,000 to 1 Million
17
10,000 to 100,000
  • Port Moresby
  • Lae
  • Arawa
  • Mount Hagen
  • Popondetta
  • Madang
  • Kokopo
  • Mendi
  • Kimbe
  • Goroka
  • Wewak
  • Bulolo
  • Daru
  • Wau
  • Kavieng
  • Kiunga
  • Vanimo
  • Alotau
  • Kundiawa
  • Kainantu
  • Tari
  • Rabaul
  • Ialibu
  • Kokoda
  • Lorengau
  • Kerema
  • Aitape
  • Wabag
  • Minj
  • Buka

Papua New Guinea has 0 cities with more than a million people, 1 cities with between 100,000 and 1 million people, and 17 cities with between 10,000 and 100,000 people. The largest city in Papua New Guinea is Port Moresby, with a population of 283,733 people.

Port Moresby

Port Moresby is the capital and largest city of Papua New Guinea.

283,733

Lae

Lae is the largest cargo port in the country and is the industrial hub of Papua New Guinea.

76,255

Arawa

Arawa was largely destroyed during the Bougainville Civil War.

40,266

Name 2018 Population Location
Port Moresby283,733Map
Lae76,255Map
Arawa40,266Map
Mount Hagen33,623Map
Popondetta28,198Map
Madang27,419Map
Kokopo26,273Map
Mendi26,252Map
Kimbe18,847Map
Goroka18,503Map
Wewak18,230Map
Bulolo16,042Map
Daru15,214Map
Wau14,629Map
Kavieng14,490Map
Kiunga11,536Map
Vanimo11,204Map
Alotau10,025Map
Kundiawa9,383Map
Kainantu8,509Map
Tari8,186Map
Rabaul8,074Map
Ialibu6,915Map
Kokoda6,199Map
Lorengau5,806Map
Kerema5,646Map
Aitape5,547Map
Wabag3,958Map
MinjMap
BukaMap