Telefomin District

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Telefomin District
Telefomin District is located in Papua New Guinea
Telefomin District
Telefomin District
Location within Papua New Guinea
Coordinates: 5°07′44″S 141°38′10″E / 5.129°S 141.636°E / -5.129; 141.636
Country Papua New Guinea
Province West Sepik Province
Capital Telefomin
Area
 • Total 16,333 km2 (6,306 sq mi)
Population (2011 census)
 • Total 48,882
 • Density 3.0/km2 (7.8/sq mi)
Time zone AEST (UTC+10)

Telefomin District is a district of the Sandaun Province of Papua New Guinea. Its capital is Telefomin.[1] Its inhabitants include the Mountain Ok people, a cultural group with numerous sub-groups including the Telefol, the Urapmin, and the Wopkaimin.

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Coordinates: 5°07′44″S 141°38′10″E / 5.129°S 141.636°E / -5.129; 141.636