Gulf Province

Gulf Province
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Gulf Province is located in Papua New Guinea
Gulf Province
Gulf Province
Location within Papua New Guinea
Coordinates: 7°20′S 145°0′E
Country     Papua New Guinea
Capital     Kerema
Districts     
List

    Kerema District
    Kikori District

Government
 • Governor     Havila Kavo 2007-
Area
 • Total     34,472 km2 (13,310 sq mi)
Population (2011 census)
 • Total     158,197
 • Density     4.6/km2 (12/sq mi)
Time zone     AEST (UTC+10)

Gulf Province is a province of Papua New Guinea located on the southern coast. The provincial capital is Kerema. The 34,472 km² province is dominated by mountains, lowland river deltas, and grassland flood plains, the Kikori, Turama, Purari and Vailala rivers all meet the sea known as the Papuan Gulf. The province has the second-smallest population of all the provinces of Papua New Guinea with 106,898 inhabitants (2000 census).
Districts and LLGs

Each province in Papua New Guinea has one or more districts, and each district has one or more Local Level Government (LLG) areas. For census purposes, the LLG areas are subdivided into wards and those into census units.[1]
District     District Capital     LLG Name
Kerema District     Kerema     Central Kerema Rural
East Kerema Rural
Kaintiba Rural
Kerema Urban
Kotidanga Rural
Lakekamu-Tauri Rural
Kikori District     Kikori     Baimuru Rural
East Kikori Rural
Ihu Rural
West Kikori Rural
References

    National Statistical Office of Papua New Guinea

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Papua New Guinea Provinces of Papua New Guinea

    Bougainville1
    Central
    Chimbu (Simbu)
    Eastern Highlands
    East New Britain
    East Sepik
    Enga
    Gulf
    Hela
    Jiwaka
    Madang
    Manus
    Milne Bay
    Morobe
    New Ireland
    Oro (Northern)
    Sandaun (West Sepik)
    Southern Highlands
    Western
    Western Highlands
    West New Britain

    National Capital District (Port Moresby)

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