Malaka Regency

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Malaka Regency
Kabupaten Malaka
Official seal of Malaka Regency
Location of Malaka Regency in East Nusa Tenggara
Location of Malaka Regency in East Nusa Tenggara
Country Indonesia
Province East Nusa Tenggara
Settled 14 December 2012
Capital Betun
 • Total 448.12 sq mi (1,160.63 km2)
Population (2010 Census)
 • Total 164,134
 • Density 370/sq mi (140/km2)
Time zone UTC (UTC+8:00)

Malaka Regency is a regency in the province of East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia. The regency was established on 14 December 2012, having formerly being part of Belu Regency. [1]


The new Malaka Regency is composed of twelve districts (kecamatan), tabulated below with their 2010 Census population:

Name English name Population
Census 2010
Botin Leobele 4,483
Io Kufeu 7,363
Kobalima 16,815
Kobalima Timur East Kobalima 6,010
Laen Manen 10,868
Malaka Barat West Malaka 19,792
Malaka Tengah Central Malaka 34,034
Malaka Timur East Malaka 9,142
Rinhat 13,408
Sasita Mean 7,946
Weliman 17,194
Wewiku 17,079
Total for (new) Malaka Regency 164,134

Radio AM/FM[edit]

In this newly established regency, there are 4 radio, which are all from Atambua, as help from RRI Atambua

No. Name of Radio Frequency
1 RRI Programa 1 Atambua* FM 91.5 MHz
2 RRI Programa 2 Atambua FM 99.8 MHz
3 RRI Programa 3 FM 99.0 MHz

Note: These radios only has mono channel in the regency.


  1. ^ "Malaka Akhirnya Menjadi Daerah Otonom Baru". Kompas. Retrieved 30 December 2012. 

Coordinates: 9°34′02″S 124°54′27″E / 9.56722°S 124.90750°E / -9.56722; 124.90750