Manokwari Regency

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Manokwari Regency
Kabupaten Manokwari
Regency
Country Indonesia
Province West Papua
Capital Manokwari
Government
 • Regent Bastian Salabay
Area
 • Total 34,970 km2 (13,500 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Total 139,964
 • Density 4.0/km2 (10/sq mi)
Time zone EST (UTC+9)
Website www.manokwarikab.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), but in 2013 two new regencies - South Manokwari Regency (Manokwari Selantan) with 6 districts, and Arfak Mountains Regency (Pegunungan Arfak) with ten districts - were created from parts of the Manokwari Regency, while four districts (Kebar, Amberbaken, Mubarni and Senopi) were added to the Tambrauw Regency. The residual area of Manokwari Regency now comprises nine districts, listed below with their 2010 Census population:[1]

Name Population
Census 2010[1]
Warmare 6,192
Prafi 14,240
Manokwari Barat
(West Manokwari)
74,996
Manokwari Timur
(Eas Manokwari)
8,988
Manokwari Utara
(North Manokwari)
2,248
Manokwari Selatan
(South Manokwari)
13,256
Tanah Rubuh 2,114
Masni 13,540
Sidey 4,390
Total 139,964

References[edit]

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