Belitung Regency

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Belitung Regency
Official seal of Belitung Regency
Location in Bangka-Belitung
Location in Bangka-Belitung
Country Indonesia
Province Bangka-Belitung
Capital Tanjung Pandan
 • 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

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).


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

Name Population
Census 2010[2]
Membalong 24,172
Tanjung Pandan 86,031
Badau 12,752
Sijuk 26,677
Selat Nasik 6,333


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

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