Mukim Mentiri

Coordinates: 4°57′43″N 115°01′23″E / 4.962°N 115.023°E / 4.962; 115.023
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Mukim Mentiri
Mentiri as seen from space in 2010.
Mentiri as seen from space in 2010.
Mentiri is in orange.
Mentiri is in orange.
Coordinates: 4°57′43″N 115°01′23″E / 4.962°N 115.023°E / 4.962; 115.023
CountryBrunei
DistrictBrunei-Muara
Population
 (2016)[1]
 • Total30,192
Time zoneUTC+8 (BNT)
Postcode
BUxx29

Mukim Mentiri is a mukim in Brunei-Muara District, Brunei. The population was 30,192 in 2016.[1]

Name[edit]

The mukim is named after Kampong Mentiri, one of the villages it encompasses.[citation needed]

Geography[edit]

The mukim is located in the north-east of the district, bordering the South China Sea to the north, Mukim Serasa to the east, the Brunei Bay to the south, Mukim Kota Batu to the south-west and Mukim Berakas 'A' and Mukim Berakas 'B' to the west.

There are several islands included within the mukim, namely Pulau Salar, Pulau Simangga Besar and Pulau Bedukang.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2016 census,[1] the population was 30,192 with 49.8% males and 50.2% females. The mukim had 5,292 households occupying 5,280 dwellings. The entire population lived in urban areas.

Villages[edit]

As of 2016, the mukim comprised the following census villages:[1]

Villages Population
(2016)
Kampong Batu Marang 870
Kampong Mentiri 1,215
Kampong Pengkalan Sibabau 699
Kampong Salar 846
Kampong Sungai Buloh 3,857
Kampong Tanah Jambu 8,809
RPN Mentiri Area 'A'[a] 2,880
RPN Mentiri Area 'B'[a] 3,081
RPN Panchor Mengkubau 7,935
Total 30,192

Infrastructures[edit]

The mukim is home to the following public housing estates:

Pehin Datu Seri Maharaja Secondary School is the sole secondary school in the mukim.

Salar Industrial Park in Kampong Salar is one of the industrial parks in the country.

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b RPN Mentiri Area 'A' and RPN Mentiri Area 'B' are collectively known as RPN Mentiri.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Population and Housing Census Update Final Report 2016" (PDF). www.deps.gov.bn. Statistics Department. December 2018. Retrieved 27 June 2021.