District headquarters: Sohe
Number of LLGs: 4 - Kokoda Rural, Higaturu
Rural, Tamata Rural, Kira Rural
Number of wards: 74
The Owen Stanley Ranges run along the south western border
of Sohe District. The district includes the village of Kokoda and
the Mambera, Opi and Kamusi Rivers.
Oil palm delivers comparatively high incomes for those in the
Mambare Valley and there are low incomes available for sales
of fresh food and fish. Some wage-earning opportunities also
exist in the businesses of Popondetta.