* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Papua New Guinea: Income from natural resources, percent of GDP: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Papua New Guinea from 1970 to 2016. The average value for Papua New Guinea during that period was 23.99 percent with a minumum of 1.85 percent in 1971 and a maximum of 38.51 percent in 2005. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
The natural resources include oil, natural gas, coal, minerals, and the forest.
Definition: Total natural resources rents are the sum of oil rents, natural gas rents, coal rents (hard and soft), mineral rents, and forest rents.