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2020-JAN-14

- Zones:


BRITTANY (Rennes)  Region BRITTANY :
GREAT BRITAIN AND NORTHERN IRELAND (London)  UNO Member United Kingdom of GREAT BRITAIN AND NORTHERN IRELAND : Queen Elizabeth II
EAST NEW BRITAIN (Kokopo)  EAST NEW BRITAIN Province :
WEST NEW BRITAIN (Kimbe)  WEST NEW BRITAIN Province :

Other Entities with similar names

PAPUA NEW GUINEA  UNITED KINGDOM  Independent State of PAPUA NEW GUINEA ISLANDS Region
  
(Port Moresby) - (London + Westminster) - (Port Moresby)(Rabaul)

WEST NEW BRITAIN Province

Flag or logo since 1975-09-16
WEST NEW BRITAIN Province (en) + WES NIU BRITEN Provins (tpi)
Emblem or Symbol

Queen Elizabeth II
(ruler of UNITED KINGDOM since 1952-02-06)
Capital:Kimbe - (Kimbe)
Official languages: English (en) . Tokpisin (tpi) .




2 Territories:

KANDRIAN-GLOUCESTER KANDRIAN-GLOUCESTER District  (Kandrian)Local: KANDRIAN-GLOUCESTER District (en) + KANDRIAN-TULUVU Distrik (tpi)  (Kandrian)
TALASEA TALASEA District  (Kimbe)Local: TALASEA District (en) + TALASEA Distrik (tpi)  (Kimbe)




Other Independent or Semi-Independent Polities within the 2020's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

PAPUA NEW GUINEA Independent State of PAPUA NEW GUINEA  (Port Moresby)


Other Territories or Entities within the 2020's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

BOUGAINVILLE Autonomous Region of BOUGAINVILLE  (Arawa + Buka)
CENTRAL CENTRAL Province  ((Port Moresby) + Bautama)
CHIMBU CHIMBU Province : Simbu  (Kundiawa)
EAST NEW BRITAIN EAST NEW BRITAIN Province  (Kokopo)
EAST SEPIK EAST SEPIK Province  (Wewak)
EASTERN HIGHLANDS EASTERN HIGHLANDS Province  (Goroka)
ENGA ENGA Province  (Wabag)
FLY RIVER Western Province : FLY RIVER Province  (Daru)
GULF GULF Province : Goeland Province  (Kerema)
HELA HELA Province  (Tari)
HIGHLANDS HIGHLANDS Region  (Mount Hagen)
ISLANDS ISLANDS Region  (Rabaul)
JIWAKA JIWAKA Province  (Minj + Banz)
MADANG MADANG Province  (Madang)
MANUS MANUS Province  (Lorengau)
MILNE BAY MILNE BAY Province  (Alotau)
MOMASE MOMASE Region  (Madang)
MOROBE MOROBE Province  (Lae)
NATIONAL CAPITAL NATIONAL CAPITAL District  (Port Moresby)
NEW IRELAND NEW IRELAND Province  (Kavieng)
ORO Northern Province : ORO Province  (Popondetta)
SANDAUN West Sepik Province : SANDAUN Province  (Vanimo)
SOUTHERN HIGHLANDS SOUTHERN HIGHLANDS Province  (Mendi)
SOUTHERN-PAPUA Southern Region : PAPUA Region  (Port Moresby)
WESTERN HIGHLANDS WESTERN HIGHLANDS Province  (Mount Hagen)

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Notes:


   w.ethnia.org aims to find the countries, territories, governments, administrative divisions and main international organisations that have existed during the 20th century.
   Current depth of investigation: . [red: country considered completed, rose: 1 level yet to complete, white: 2 levels yet to complete]
   For an idea on how was built the site, see the following documentary link of wikipedia [fr] : Modèle:Infobox


 Main Internet Sources

   * Base géographique, Archives nationales d'outre-mer (FR). For the administrative divisions of the former French dependencies.
   * Centennia Historical Atlas Software, ed. Centennia (US). For Europe, North Africa and Middle East historical maps.
   * Drapeaux d'Origine & d'Inspiration Françaises - DO&IF, SFV (FR). For French colonial flags.
   * Ethnologue: Languages of the World, SIL International (US). For languages codes.
   * Flags Of The World - FOTW, Rob Raeside (CA). For the current and historic flags of the world.
   * GeoNames, Geonames (CH). Geographical names database.
   * Google Books, Google (US). Online library used for specific sources.
   * Herald Dick Magazine, Herald Dick (FR). For some current and historic arms.
   * Heraldry of the World, by Ralf Hartemink (NL). For local emblems and arms.
   * L'aménagement linguistique dans le monde, by Jacques Leclerc, University of Laval (CA). For national linguistic policies.
   * National Arms and Emblems - Past and Present, by Hubert de Vries (NL). For historic national emblems and arms.
   * Numismondo - World Printed Money Picture Catalog, by Garry Saint, Esquire (US). For national currencies.
   * Omniatlas - Interactive atlas of World History, by Rick Westera (NZ). For some geopolitical maps.
   * Perry-Castañ:eda Library Map Collection, University of Texas at Austin (US). For some historical maps.
   * Population Statistics, by Jan Lahmeyer (NL). For historical regional demographies and areas.
   * Portale Storia, by Giovanni Fontana (IT). For photos of rulers.
   * ReliefWeb, by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). For maps of some administrative divisions.
   * Rulers.org, by Benjamin Schemmel (DE). For photos of rulers.
   * Statoids, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The World Factbook, ed. Central Intelligence Agency (US). For the general data and profiles of the current countries.
   * United Nations Peacekeeping, United Nations (UNO). For the United Nations Missions.
   * Vexilla Mundi, by Mello Luchtenberg (NL). For flags of the world.
   * Vexillographia, by Viktor Lomantsov (RU). For flags of Russia and Soviet Union.
   * Wikimedia Commons, Wikimedia Foundation (US). Free-use pictures.
   * Wikipedia, Wikimedia Foundation (US). For general data, maps, sources, pictures.
   * World Heritage Centre, (UNESCO). For the selected photos of the countries.
   * World History at KMLA, by Alexander Ganse (DE). For historical maps and links by country.
   * World Statesmen, by Ben Cahoon (US). Main source for the historical polities and their rulers.

 Printed References

   * Atlas des empires and other books of Gérard Chaliand, ed. Payot (FR). General historical geopolitic data.
   * Atlas of the World's Languages, ed. Routledge (UK). Most complete world list of languages and dialects.
   * Flags Through the Ages and Accross the World, by Whitney Smith, ed. McGraw (US). Flags of the world.
   * Fragments d'Europe, by Michel Foucher, ed. Fayard (FR). For the post-Soviet Union polities.
   * L'État du Monde, ed. La Découverte (FR). Yearly geopolitic cover of the world.
   * Quid, by Dominique Frémy, ed. Plon (FR). Yearly encyclopedia that was useful for countries data.
   * Statoids printed version, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The Times Atlas of the World, ed. Times Atlas (UK). Periodical atlas of the world with its supplementary list of administrative subdivisions.
   * World Christian Encyclopedia, by David B. Barrett, ed. Oxford University Press (UK). For world religious groups but also ethnological data. First inspiring source of Ethnia.org website's look.
   * World Paper Money, ed. Krause (US). For historical currencies.

   * and others that are added according to the consulted entity.

 Codes of drawings' authors

Abbott Stephen, SAB (US). Baert Roger, RBA (BE). Berry Bruce, BBE (ZA). Bezh Sergiy, SBE (UA). Darras Philippe-Pierre, PPD (FR). De Vries Hubert, HDV (NL). Dignan James, JDI (NZ). Dixon Jonathan, JDX (AU). Dubois Gaël, GDU (FR). Fischer Jan-Patrick, JPF (DE). Flicher André, AFL (FR). Gross Pascal, PGR (FR). Harden Zachary, ZHA (US). Hardy Alan, AHA (US). Heimer Zeljlko, ZHE (HR). Horváth Zoltán, ZHO (HU). Jovanovic Milan, MJO (RS). Kariyasu Nozomi, NKA (JP). Kelly Ralph, RKE (AU). Kretowicz Chrystian, CKR (PL). Lê Thanh-Tâm, TTL (FR). Loeser Pete, PLO (US). Maddish Christopher, CMA (US). Martins-Tuválkin António, AMT (PT). Martucci Dave, DMA (US). Ollé Casals Jaume, JOC (ES). Paddeu Paolo, PPA (IT). Patke Jens, JPA (AT). Poposki Vanja, VPO (MK). Saber Jason, JSA (UK). Sache Ivan, ISA (FR). Šipek Tomislav, TSI (HR). Thomas Dean, DTH (NZ). Tibbetts Philip, PTI (UK). Touzeau Olivier, OTO (FR). Vagnat Pascal, PVA (FR). Van den Muijzenberg Peter Hans, PHM (NL). Znamierowski Alfred, AZN (PL). Others I may have forgotten. And myself, JMM (FR).





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