East Barito Regency

East Barito Regency
Kabupaten Barito Timur
Coat of arms of East Barito Regency
Location within Central Kalimantan
Location within Central Kalimantan
East Barito Regency is located in Kalimantan
East Barito Regency
East Barito Regency
Location in Kalimantan and Indonesia
East Barito Regency is located in Indonesia
East Barito Regency
East Barito Regency
East Barito Regency (Indonesia)
Coordinates: 1°56′00″S 115°06′00″E / 1.9333°S 115.1000°E / -1.9333; 115.1000
CountryIndonesia
RegionKalimantan
ProvinceCentral Kalimantan
CapitalTamiang Layang
Government
 • RegentAmpera A.Y. Mebas
 • Vice RegentHabib Said Abdul Saleh
Area
 • Total1,480 sq mi (3,834 km2)
Population
 (mid 2021 estimate)
 • Total114,243
 • Density77/sq mi (30/km2)
 [1]
Time zoneUTC+7 (Indonesian Western Time)
Area code(+62) 526
Websitebaritotimurkab.go.id

East Barito Regency (Indonesian: Kabupaten Barito Timur) is one of the thirteen regencies which comprise the Central Kalimantan Province on the island of Kalimantan (Borneo), Indonesia. The town of Tamiang Layang is the capital of East Barito Regency, which covers an area of 3,834 km2. The population of East Barito Regency was 97,372 at the 2010 Census[2] and 113,229 at the 2020 Census;[3] the official estimate as at mid 2021 was 114,243.[4]

Administrative Districts

East Barito Regency consists of ten districts (kecamatan), tabulated below with their areas and their population totals from the 2010 Census[5] and the 2020 Census,[6] together with the official estimates as at mid 2021.[7] The table also includes the locations of the district administrative centres, the number of administrative villages (rural desa and urban kelurahan) in each district, and its postal codes.

Name Area
in km2
Population
Census
2010
Population
Census
2020
Population
Estimate
mid 2021
Administrative
centre
No. of
villages
Post
codes
Benua Lima 258.0 6,071 6,336 6,364 Taniran 7 73661
Dusun Timur
(East Dusun)
867.7 21,323 28,144 28,602 Tamiang Layang 17 73612-73618
(a)
Paju Epat 664.3 3,990 6,270 6,363 Telang 9 73617
Awang 203.0 5,587 6,101 6,114 Hayaping 11 73681
Patangkep Tutui 255.0 7,225 7,001 7,013 Bentot 10 73671
Dusun Tengah
(Central Dusun)
371.0 22,578 24,458 24,670 Ampah Kota 8 73652
Raren Batuah 186.0 7,603 8,327 8,405 Unsum 9 73655
Paku 272.0 7,554 8,686 8,729 Tampa 12 73654
Karusen Janang 178.0 4,194 5,312 5,359 Dayu 7 73650
Pematang Karau 579.0 11,247 12,594 12,624 Bambulung 13 73653
Totals 3,834.0 97,372 113,229 114,243 Tamiang Layang 103

Note: (a) the village of Magantis has a postcode of 73612, Matabu of 73613, Dorong of 73614, Harang of 73615, while seven villages share 73617 and six villages share 73618.

Demographics

Religion as of the Indonesia 2010 census:[8]

Climate

Tamiang Layang has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) with heavy rainfall from October to June and moderate rainfall from July to September.

Climate data for Tamiang Layang
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 29.5
(85.1)
30.1
(86.2)
30.3
(86.5)
30.7
(87.3)
30.8
(87.4)
30.4
(86.7)
30.4
(86.7)
31.0
(87.8)
31.3
(88.3)
31.3
(88.3)
30.6
(87.1)
30.1
(86.2)
30.5
(87.0)
Daily mean °C (°F) 26.0
(78.8)
26.4
(79.5)
26.5
(79.7)
26.9
(80.4)
27.0
(80.6)
26.5
(79.7)
26.3
(79.3)
26.7
(80.1)
26.9
(80.4)
27.0
(80.6)
26.7
(80.1)
26.5
(79.7)
26.6
(79.9)
Average low °C (°F) 22.6
(72.7)
22.7
(72.9)
22.8
(73.0)
23.1
(73.6)
23.2
(73.8)
22.6
(72.7)
22.2
(72.0)
22.4
(72.3)
22.6
(72.7)
22.7
(72.9)
22.8
(73.0)
22.9
(73.2)
22.7
(72.9)
Average rainfall mm (inches) 286
(11.3)
262
(10.3)
274
(10.8)
246
(9.7)
208
(8.2)
147
(5.8)
118
(4.6)
98
(3.9)
123
(4.8)
145
(5.7)
241
(9.5)
301
(11.9)
2,449
(96.5)
Source: Climate-Data.org[9]

External links

  • Official website

References

  1. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2022.
  2. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.
  3. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2021.
  4. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2022.
  5. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.
  6. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2021.
  7. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2022.
  8. ^ "Home". bps.go.id.
  9. ^ "Climate: Tamiang Layang". Climate-Data.org. Retrieved 24 November 2020.

Coordinates: 1°56′00″S 115°06′00″E / 1.9333°S 115.1000°E / -1.9333; 115.1000

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