Angalimp South Wahgi includes the Kubor Range, the Wahgi Valley on the south side of the Wahgi River and Minj Valley. It is in the south east of Western Highlands Province and shares a border with both Simbu and Southern Highlands Provinces. This district will become part of the new Jiwaka Province.
Coffee and food sales constitute high incomes for people in the Wahgi and Minj Valleys where wage employment is available on some coffee plantations. There are very low incomes in the more remote Mera area.
District headquarters: Minj
Number of LLGs: 2 - Angalimp Rural, South Wahgi Rural
Number of wards: 80
Area and population density
Area (km²) 1970
Occupied area (km²) 528
Population per km² 49.0
Population per km² of occupied area 182.9