Manokwari Regency

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Manokwari Regency

Kabupaten Manokwari
Official seal of Manokwari Regency
Seal
Manokwari Regency is located in Bird's Head Peninsula
Manokwari Regency
Manokwari Regency
Manokwari Regency is located in Western New Guinea
Manokwari Regency
Manokwari Regency
Manokwari Regency (Western New Guinea)
Manokwari Regency is located in Indonesia
Manokwari Regency
Manokwari Regency
Manokwari Regency (Indonesia)
Coordinates: 0°51′46″S 134°03′50″E / 0.8629°S 134.0640°E / -0.8629; 134.0640Coordinates: 0°51′46″S 134°03′50″E / 0.8629°S 134.0640°E / -0.8629; 134.0640
CountryIndonesia
ProvinceWest Papua
CapitalManokwari
Government
 • RegentDemas Paulus Mandacan
 • Vice RegentEdy Budoyo
Area
, on post-2013 boundaries
 • Total1,800.6 km2 (695.2 sq mi)
Population
(2010, on post-2013 boundaries)
 • Total139,964
 • Density78/km2 (200/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+9 (IEST)
Area code(+62) 986
Websitemanokwarikab.go.id

Manokwari Regency is a regency of West Papua, Indonesia. The principal town lies at Manokwari.

Administration[edit]

At the 2010 Census, Manokwari Regency comprised 29 districts (Kecamatan) with an area of 34,970 sq.km and a 2010 Census population of 187,726, but in 2013 two new regencies - South Manokwari Regency (Manokwari Selantan) with six districts, and Arfak Mountains Regency (Pegunungan Arfak) with ten districts - were created from parts of the Manokwari Regency, while the most westerly four districts (Kebar, Amberbaken, Mubarni and Senopi) were removed from Manokwari Regency and added to the Tambrauw Regency. The residual area of Manokwari Regency now comprises nine districts, listed below with their areas and theiur 2010 Census populations:[1]

Name Population
Census 2010[1]
Warmare 163.7 6,192
Prafi 185.7 14,240
Manokwari Barat
(West Manokwari)
67.6 74,996
Manokwari Timur
(East Manokwari)
20.5 8,988
Manokwari Utara
(North Manokwari)
293.0 2,248
Manokwari Selatan
(South Manokwari)
205.7 13,256
Tanah Rubuh 191.8 2,114
Masni 385.8 13,540
Sidey 277.0 4,390
Total 1,800.6 139,964

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.