Rokan Hilir Regency

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Rokan Hilir Regency

(Kabupaten Rokan Hilir)
Flag of Rokan Hilir Regency
Flag
Official seal of Rokan Hilir Regency
Seal
Lokasi Riau Kabupaten Rokan Hilir.svg
CountryIndonesia
ProvinceRiau
CapitalBagansiapiapi
Government
 • RegentH Annas Maamun
Area
 • Total8,851.59 km2 (3,417.62 sq mi)
Population
 (2014)
 • Total635,151
 • Density72/km2 (190/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+7 (WIB)
Websitewww.rokanhilir.go.id

Rokan Hilir ("Lower Rokan") is a regency (kabupaten) of Riau Province, on Sumatra island, Indonesia. It occupies the lower part of the catchment area of the Rokan River, and has an area of 8,851.59 km². It had a population of 553,216 at the 2010 Census; the latest official estimate (as at January 2014) was 635,151. The administrative centre of the Rokan Hilir Regency is located at Bagansiapiapi.

Administrative districts[edit]

The regency is divided into 13 districts (kecamatan), listed below:

  • Bangko
  • Sinaboi
  • Rimba Melintang
  • Bangko Pusako
  • Tanah Putih Tanjung Melawan
  • Tanah Putih
  • Kubu
  • Bagan Simembah
  • Pujud
  • Simpang Kanan
  • Pasir Limau Kapas
  • Batu Hampar
  • Rantau Kopar

Towns with significant populations[edit]

Coordinates: 2°09′58″N 100°49′30″E / 2.1660°N 100.8251°E / 2.1660; 100.8251