Sumbawa Regency

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Sumbawa Regency
Kabupaten Sumbawa
Regency
Official seal of Sumbawa Regency
Seal
Location of Sumbawa Regency in West Nusa Tenggara
Location of Sumbawa Regency in West Nusa Tenggara
Sumbawa Regency is located in Indonesia
Sumbawa Regency
Sumbawa Regency
Location in Indonesia
Coordinates: 8°39′S 116°32′E / 8.650°S 116.533°E / -8.650; 116.533
Country Indonesia
Province West Nusa Tenggara
Capital Sumbawa Besar
Area
 • Total 6,643.98 km2 (2,565.26 sq mi)
Population (2014)
 • Total 434,469
 • Density 65/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zone WITA (UTC+8)
Area code(s) +62 371
Website www.sumbawakab.go.id

Sumbawa Regency (Indonesian: Kabupaten Sumbawa) is a Regency (Kabupaten) of the Indonesian Province of West Nusa Tenggara. It is located on the island of Sumbawa and covers an area of 6,643.98 sq.kms. It includes the substantial island of Moyo, lying off the north coast of Sumbawa. The population of the Regency at the 2010 Census was 415,363, but the latest official estimate (as at January 2014) is 434,469. The capital is Sumbawa Besar.

Administrative Districts[edit]

Sumbawa Regency is divided into 23 administrative districts (kecamatan), listed below with their populations at the 2010 Census[1] [2]

District Area (km²) Population
2010 Census
Lunyuk 513.74 18,109
Orong Telu 465.97 4,584
Alas 123.04 28,121
Alas Barat
(Alas West)
168.88 18,382
Buer 137.01 13,621
Utan 155.42 28,745
Rhee 230.82 6,899
Batulanteh 391.40 10,156
Sumbawa
(Sumbawa Besar)
44.83 56,337
Labuhan Badas 435.89 29,092
Unter IWES 82.38 18,150
Moyo Hilir
(Lower Moyo)
186.79 22,099
Moyo Utara
(North Moyo)
90.80 9,129
Moyo Hulu
(Upper Moyo)
311.96 19,911
Ropang 444.48 5,014
Lenangguar 504.32 6,320
Lantung 167.45 2,768
Lape 204.43 16,120
Lopok 155.59 17,564
Plampang 418.69 27,834
Labangka 243.08 10,212
Maronge 274.75 9,771
Empang 558.55 21,655
Tarano 333.71 15,196
Total Sumbawa Regency 6,643.98 415,789

References[edit]

  1. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.
  2. ^ Source: official Web site Sumbawa Web site

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 8°39′0″S 116°32′0″E / 8.65000°S 116.53333°E / -8.65000; 116.53333