Papua (province) - Wikipedia
Papua is the largest and easternmost province of Indonesia, comprising most of Western New Guinea.It is bordered by the nation of Papua New Guinea to the east, the province of West Papua to the west, the Pacific Ocean to the north, and the Arafura Sea to the south. According to the 2010 census by Statistics Indonesia, Papua had a population of 2,833,381, majority of whom are Christians.
Papua New Guinea - Wikipedia
Archaeological evidence indicates that humans first arrived in Papua New Guinea around 42,000 to 45,000 years ago. They were descendants of migrants out of Africa, in one of the early waves of human migration.
Papua - Wikitravel
Papua, also known as Western New Guinea and formerly Irian Jaya, is the easternmost part of Indonesia. It comprises the western half of the island of New Guinea, the world's largest and highest tropical island, while the eastern half is the independent country of Papua New Guinea.
Papua | province, Indonesia | Britannica.com
Most of the Papua’s people are engaged in agriculture (including forestry and fishing). Rice is the chief food crop, although cassava, sweet potatoes, soybeans, corn (maize), green beans, and peanuts (groundnuts) are also important.
Papua | Article about Papua by The Free Dictionary
Papua (păp`o͞oə, –yo͞oə) or Irian Jaya (ĭr`ēän jī`yə), province (2014 est pop. 3,486,000), 123,180 sq mi (319,036 sq km), Indonesia.Comprising most of the western half of New Guinea and a number of offshore islands, it is Indonesia's largest province; the extreme western peninsulas and offshore islands are now separated as the province of West Papua (see below).
Papua | Define Papua at Dictionary.com
noun. Territory of Papua a former territory of Australia, consisting of SE New Guinea and adjacent islands: now part of Papua New Guinea Former name: (1888–1906) British New Guinea; the W part of the island of New Guinea: formerly under Dutch rule, becoming a province of Indonesia in 1963. Capital: Jayapura.
Papua New Guinea - U.S. Department of State
More information about Papua New Guinea is available on the Papua New Guinea Page and from other Department of State publications and other sources listed at the end of this fact sheet.. U.S.-PAPUA NEW GUINEA RELATIONS. The United States established diplomatic relations with Papua New Guinea in 1975, following its independence from a United Nations trusteeship administered by Australia.
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Jayapura - Wikipedia
Jayapura is the capital and largest city of the Indonesian province of Papua.It is situated on the island of New Guinea, on Yos Sudarso Bay (formerly known as Humboldt Bay).It covers an area of 935.92 km 2 (361.36 sq mi), and borders Jayapura Regency to the west, Keerom Regency to the south, the nation of Papua New Guinea to the east, and the Pacific Ocean to the north.
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