Ogan Ilir Regency

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Ogan Ilir Regency
Kabupaten Ogan Ilir
OI Regency
Coat of arms of Ogan Ilir Regency
Coat of arms
Nickname(s): OI
Motto: Caram Seguguk (Kebersamaan dan Gotong Royong/Togetherness and Mutual Cooperation)
Location within South Sumatera
Location within South Sumatera
Coordinates: 3°01′S 104°29′E / 3.02°S 104.48°E / -3.02; 104.48
Sovereign state  Indonesia
province South Sumatra
Capital Inderalaya
Onder Afdeeling (Dutch rule) as Ogan Ilir ca.1900
Karesidenan as Palembang ca.1945
Kabupaten (Regency) as Ogan Komering Ilir since 1956
Kabupaten (Regency) since 2003
 • Type Regency
 • Regent / Bupati Mawardi Yahya
 • Vice Regent / Wakil Bupati Muhammad Daud Hasyim
 • Total 2,066.09 km2 (797.72 sq mi)
 • Total 426,804
 • Density 172.17/km2 (445.9/sq mi)
 • Ethnicity Malay (Ogan, Pegagan, Penesak), Javanese,
Time zone Western Indonesia Time (UTC+7)
Postcode 306xx, 308xx
Area code(s) + 62 711 : 0711, + 62 712 : 0712
Distance from Inderalaya to Palembang 32 km
Website http://www.oganilirkab.go.id/

Ogan Ilir Regency (abbreviation OI) is a regency of South Sumatra Province, Indonesia. It takes its name from the main river which stream that area, Ogan River. And the name Ilir means downstream. Inderalaya is the capital of this regency. The regency borders Palembang, and Muara Enim Regency to the north, Ogan Komering Ilir Regency to the east, Ogan Komering Ilir Regency, and East Ogan Komering Ulu Regency to the south, and Muara Enim Regency to the west.[1]

Ogan Ilir Regency covers an area of 2,066.09 km², and had a population of 426,804 in 2014;.[2]