Sabu Raijua Regency

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Sabu Raijua Regency
Regency
Official seal of Sabu Raijua Regency
Seal
Location of Sabu Raijua Regency in East Nusa Tenggara
Location of Sabu Raijua Regency in East Nusa Tenggara
Country Indonesia
Province East Nusa Tenggara
Capital West Savu
Area
 • Total 177.93 sq mi (460.84 km2)
Population (2010 Census)
 • Total 72,960
 • Density 410/sq mi (160/km2)
Website www.saburaijuakab.go.id

Sabu Raijua Regency is one of the regencies in the province of East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia. It comprises the three Savu Islands, lying between Sumba and Rote Island in the Savu Sea. The regency was established by Indonesia's Minister of Home Affairs, Mardiyanto, on 29 October 2008, having formerly being part of Kupang Regency. The population was 72,960 at the 2010 census.[1]

Administration[edit]

The regency is divided into six districts (kecamatan), tabulated below with their 2010 Census population.

Name English name Population
Census 2010
Raijua Raijua Island 7,671
Hawu Mehara 15,361
Sabu Liae 8,847
Sabu Barat West Savu 26,463
Sabu Tengah Central Savu 7,165
Sabu Timur West Savu 7,453

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