Belitung Regency

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Belitung Regency
勿里洞县
Regency
Official seal of Belitung Regency
Seal
Location in Bangka-Belitung
Location in Bangka-Belitung
Country Indonesia
Province Bangka-Belitung
Capital Tanjung Pandan
Area
 • Total 2,293.69 km2 (885.60 sq mi)
Population (2010 Census)
 • Total 155,925
 • Density 68/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zone WIB (UTC+7)
Area code(s) +62 718
Website http://www.belitungkab.go.id/

Belitung Regency is a regency (kabupaten) of Bangka-Belitung Province, Indonesia, with Tanjung Pandan as its capital. It formerly covered the whole of Belitung island, but subsequently the eastern districts on the island have been cut out to create a new East Belitung Regency (Belitung Timur).

Administration[edit]

The Regency is divided into five districts (kecamatan), tabulated below with their 2010 and 2016 Census population:[1]

Name Population
Census 2010[2]
Population
2016
Membalong 24,172 27,644
Tanjungpandan 86,031 99,263
Badau 12,752 14,835
Sijuk 26,677 30,688
Selat Nasik 6,333 6,289
Total 155,965 178,719

References[edit]

  1. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.
  2. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 2°52′S 107°42′E / 2.867°S 107.700°E / -2.867; 107.700