Lufa District

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Lufa District
Lufa District is located in Papua New Guinea
Lufa District
Lufa District
Location within Papua New Guinea
Coordinates: 6°21′S 145°20′E / 6.350°S 145.333°E / -6.350; 145.333
Country Papua New Guinea
Province Eastern Highlands
Capital Lufa
 • Total 1,358 km2 (524 sq mi)
Population (2011 census)
 • Total 61,057
 • Density 45/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zone AEST (UTC+10)

Lufa District is a district of the Eastern Highlands Province in Papua New Guinea. Its capital is Lufa.

Coordinates: 6°21′00″S 145°20′24″E / 6.35000°S 145.34000°E / -6.35000; 145.34000

Lufa experienced first European contact in the late 1930s.