|Coordinates: 4°21′S 152°16′E / 4.350°S 152.267°ECoordinates: 4°21′S 152°16′E / 4.350°S 152.267°E|
|• Total||56,602 km2 (21,854 sq mi)|
|• Density||19/km2 (50/sq mi)|
|Time zone||AEST (UTC+10)|
The Islands Region is one of four regions of Papua New Guinea (PNG) comprising the Bismarck Archipelago and north-eastern Solomon Islands Archipelago, located north-east of the mainland on eastern New Guinea island.
The Region is administratively divided into five provinces:
- Papua New Guinea National Statistical Office (November 2013). "2011 National Population & Housing Census: Final Figures Booklet". Retrieved 10 June 2018.
- PNG National Statistical Office