Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea


School Life Expectancy: 9.9 years
Government Investment In Education: NA
School Safe Level: 8 out of 15

Education Outcomes
School Completion Rates % Female Male 2030 Goal
Early Childhood Enrollment Rate OD NA NA 100%
Primary School Completion Rate OD OD OD 85%
Secondary School Completion Rate OD OD OD 70%
High School Graduation Rate NA NA NA 40%
College Graduation Rate NA NA NA 5%
Academic Levels Total Reading Math Science
Primary Levels NA NA NA NA
Secondary Levels NA NA NA NA
School Indicators % Pre-Primary Primary Secondary
Free Schools NA NA NA NA
Students to Teacher Ratio NA NA NA NA
Out of School Children NA NA NA NA

DATA: Sources
NA: Data Not Available
OD: Data 5 Years Old or More Not Reliable
2030 Goal: Projections based on Economics, Social Science, and Youth Population  


National Debt: 33%
Gross Domestic Product: 31.1 Billion
Country Top Trade Partner: Export – Australia Import – Australia

Economic Status
Labor Statistics Total Female Male Youth (15 to 24 year old)
Work Force Participation OD NA NA 53%
Average Income 3,743 NA NA NA
Unemployment Rate 3% 3% 3% 5%
Job Skill Levels College High School Secondary Primary
Women 5% 20% 50% 25%
Men 10% 20% 50% 20%


Access to Electricity:  23%
Access to Clean Water:  37%
Access to Internet:  10%
Government Stability Score: 18 out of 30

Social Index
Social Conditions Total Female Male Rank
Population (Average Age 23) 6.9 Million 49% 51% 105th
Child Population (1 to 14 year old) 33.43% 49% 51% 91st
Child Mortality Rate 36.3% 32.7% 39.8% 50th
Poverty Level OD NA NA NA
Crime Rate OD 5% 91.1% NA
Adult Illiteracy Levels 35.8% 37.8% 34.4% 25th