Central Buton Regency

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Central Buton Regency

Kabupaten Buton Tengah
Official seal of Central Buton Regency
Seal
Location within Southeast Sulawesi
Location within Southeast Sulawesi
Central Buton Regency is located in Sulawesi
Central Buton Regency
Central Buton Regency
Location in Sulawesi and Indonesia
Central Buton Regency is located in Indonesia
Central Buton Regency
Central Buton Regency
Central Buton Regency (Indonesia)
Coordinates: 5°18′41″S 122°27′24″E / 5.311493°S 122.456664°E / -5.311493; 122.456664Coordinates: 5°18′41″S 122°27′24″E / 5.311493°S 122.456664°E / -5.311493; 122.456664
CountryIndonesia
RegionSulawesi
ProvinceSoutheast Sulawesi
Established24 July 2014; 4 years ago (2014-07-24)[1]
Founded byGovernment of Indonesia
CapitalLabungkari
Government
 • RegentSamahuddin
 • Vice RegentLa Ntau
Area
 • Total848.6 km2 (327.6 sq mi)
Population
 (2012)[2]
 • Total115,698
 • Density140/km2 (350/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (ICST)
Area code(+62) 402
Websitebutontengahkab.go.id

Central Buton Regency (Indonesian: Kabupaten Buton Tengah) is a new regency of Southeast Sulawesi established in 2014, covering an area of 848.6 sq.km. The administrative centre lies at Labungkari.[3] It had a population of 86,112 at the 2010 Census.

Administrative districts[edit]

The Central Buton Regency is divided into seven districts (kecamatan),[4][5], tabulated below with their areas and 2010 Census populations.[6]

Name Area in
sq.km.
Population
Census 2010
Mawasangka 224.5 22,054
Mawasangka Tengah
(Central Mawasangka)
125.1 9,147
Mawasangka Timur
(East Mawasangka)
93.9 4,839
Lakudo 206.2 20,210
Gu 99.8 15,836
Sangia Wambulu 5.4 5,003
Talaga Raya 93.7 9,023

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Pembentukan Kabupaten Buton Tengah Di Provinsi Sulawesi Tenggara" (PDF) (in Indonesian). Government of Indonesia.
  2. ^ The Regency Government of Buton recorded total population before the establishment of new regency in Southeast Sulawesi
  3. ^ "UNDANG-UNDANG REPUBLIK INDONESIA NOMOR 15 TAHUN 2014 PEMBENTUKAN KABUPATEN BOTON TENGAH DI PROVINSI SULAWESI TENGGARA" (in Indonesian). Government of Indonesia.
  4. ^ "Pembagian Administrasi Kabupaten Buton Tengah" (in Indonesian). BPK Kendari.
  5. ^ "Pembagian Administrasi Kabupaten Buton Tengah" (in Indonesian). Peta Tematik Indonesia.
  6. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.

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