Supiori Regency

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Supiori Regency
(Menyunting Kabupaten Supiori)
Regency
ID Supiori.PNG
Country  Indonesia
Province Papua
Capital Sorendiweri
Area
 • Total 678.32 km2 (261.90 sq mi)
Population (2014)
 • Total 19,533
 • Density 29/km2 (75/sq mi)

Supiori Regency (Indonesian: Kabupaten Supiori) is a regency in the Indonesian province of Papua.[1] It comprises the island of Supiori, one of the Biak Islands within Cenderawasih Bay off the north coast of Papua (the rest of the Biak Islands comprise a separate Biak Numfor Regency of Papua Province); south of Supiori lie the small coral islands Aruri (Insumbabi) and Rani. The Regency has an area of 678.32 sq.km, and had a population of 15,874 at the 2010 Census;[2] the latest official estimate (as at January 2014) is 19,533.

Coordinates: 0°44′S 135°35′E / 0.733°S 135.583°E / -0.733; 135.583

Administrative Districts[edit]

The existing regency comprises five districts (kecamatan), tabulated below with their populations at the 2010 Census:[3]

District Population
2010 Census
Supiori Selatan
(South Supiori)
2,743
Kepulauan Aruri
(Aruri Islands)
4,420
Supiori Utara
(North Supiori)
1,644
Supiori Barat
(West Supiori)
2,147
Supiori Timur
(East Supiori)
4,920

References[edit]

  1. ^ papua.go.id
  2. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.
  3. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.