Rembau District

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Rembau District
Daerah Rembau
Other transcription(s)
 • Jawiرمباو
 • Chinese林茂县
 • Tamilரெம்பாவ்
Flag of Rembau District
Flag
Location of Rembau District in Negeri Sembilan
Location of Rembau District in Negeri Sembilan
Rembau District is located in Malaysia
Rembau District
Rembau District
Location of Rembau District in Malaysia
Coordinates: 2°35′N 102°05′E / 2.583°N 102.083°E / 2.583; 102.083Coordinates: 2°35′N 102°05′E / 2.583°N 102.083°E / 2.583; 102.083
Country Malaysia
State Negeri Sembilan
SeatRembau
Local area government(s)Rembau District Council
Government
 • District officerAmino Agos Suyub [1]
Area
 • Total415.12 km2 (160.28 sq mi)
Population
(2010)[3]
 • Total41,325
 • Density100/km2 (260/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (MST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+8 (Not observed)
Postcode
71xxx
Calling code+6-06
Vehicle registration platesN

The Rembau District is a district that is located in the state of Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia. The district is a stronghold of the matrilineal system known as adat perpatih, a customary practice inherited from the Minangkabaus, of Sumatra.[4]

Rembau still maintains the old district ruler, which used to be called the district head or Penghulu. Now the title is Yang Teramat Mulia Undang Luak Rembau. He is one of the electors to the throne of Yamtuan Besar of Negeri Sembilan, besides Sungai Ujong, Jelebu, Johol and Tampin.

Administrative divisions[edit]

Rembau District consists of 17 mukims, which are:[5]

  • Batu Hampar
  • Bongek
  • Chembong
  • Chengkau
  • Gadong
  • Kundur
  • Legong Hilir
  • Legong Hulu
  • Miku
  • Nerasau
  • Pedas
  • Pilin
  • Selemak
  • Semerbok
  • Sepri
  • Tanjung Keling
  • Titian Bintangor

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Pejabat Daerah & Tanah Rembau - Perutusan Pegawai Daerah". Rrembau.ns.gov.my. Retrieved 19 December 2017.
  2. ^ "Pejabat Daerah & Tanah Rembau - Latar Belakang". Rembau.ns.gov.my. Retrieved 19 December 2017.
  3. ^ "Population Distribution and Basic Demographic Characteristics, 2010" (PDF). Department of Statistics, Malaysia. Archived from the original (PDF) on 22 May 2014. Retrieved 19 April 2012.
  4. ^ "330 penduduk Rembau terima manfaat SKSJ". Utusan.com.my. Retrieved 19 December 2017.
  5. ^ "PROFIL DAERAH" (PDF). Apps.water.gov.my. Retrieved 19 December 2017.