Yalimo Regency

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Yalimo Regency
Kabupaten Yalimo
Regency
Official seal of Yalimo Regency
Seal
Yalimo Regency is located in Western New Guinea
Yalimo Regency
Yalimo Regency
Yalimo Regency is located in Indonesia
Yalimo Regency
Yalimo Regency
Yalimo Regency (Indonesia)
Coordinates: 3°51′37″S 138°28′23″E / 3.8604°S 138.4731°E / -3.8604; 138.4731Coordinates: 3°51′37″S 138°28′23″E / 3.8604°S 138.4731°E / -3.8604; 138.4731
Country Indonesia
ProvincePapua
CapitalElelim
Government
 • RegentLakius Peyon
 • Vice RegentErdi Dabi
Area
 • Total12,543 km2 (4,843 sq mi)
Population (2017)
 • Total62,263
 • Density5.0/km2 (13/sq mi)
Area code(+62) 971
Websitewww.yalimokab.go.id

Yalimo Regency is one of the regencies (Indonesian: Kabupaten Yalimo) in Papua, Indonesia. It covers an area of 2,253 km3, and had a population of 5,743 at the 2017 Census;[1] the latest official estimate (as at January 2017) is 12,463. The administrative centre is at Elelim.

Administrative Districts[edit]

Yalimo Regency comprises five districts (kecamatan), tabulated below with their populations at the 2010 Census:[2]

District Population
2010 Census
Welarek 2,687
Apalapsili 3,840
Abenaho 14,577
Elelim 1,946
Benawa 2,713

References[edit]

  1. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2017.
  2. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.