Highlands Region

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Highlands Region
Papua New Guinea Highlands Region.png
Coordinates: 5°52′S 144°13′E / 5.867°S 144.217°E / -5.867; 144.217Coordinates: 5°52′S 144°13′E / 5.867°S 144.217°E / -5.867; 144.217
Country  Papua New Guinea
Largest city Mount Hagen
 • Total 62,400 km2 (24,100 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 2,854,874
 • Density 46/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+10 (AEST)

Highlands Region is one of four regions of Papua New Guinea.


The Region is administratively divided into seven provinces:

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Papua New Guinea National Statistical Office (November 2013). "2011 National Population & Housing Census: Final Figures Booklet". Retrieved 10 June 2018.