Majene Regency

Majene Regency
Coat of arms of Majene Regency
Lokasi Sulawesi Barat Kabupaten Majene.svg
CountryIndonesia
RegionSulawesi
ProvinceWest Sulawesi
CapitalMajene
Area
 • Total365.96 sq mi (947.84 km2)
Population
 (mid 2021 estimate)
 • Total175,788
 • Density480/sq mi (190/km2)
 [1]
Websitemajenekab.go.id

Majene Regency (Indonesian: Kabupaten Majene) is one of the six regencies which comprise West Sulawesi Province, Indonesia, on the island of Sulawesi. The town of Majene in the far south of the regency is the administrative capital, and consists of two administrative districts - Banggae and Banggae Timur. The population of Majene Regency was 151,197 at the 2010 Census[2] and 174,407 at the 2020 Census.[3] The official estimate as at mid 2021 was 175,788.[4]

Administration

The regency is divided into eight districts (kecamatan), tabulated below with their areas and their populations at the 2010 Census[5] and the 2020 Census,[6] and the official estimates as at mid 2021.[7] The table also includes the locations of the district administrative centres, the number of villages (rural desa and urban kelurahan) in each district, and its post code.

Name Area
in km2
Population
Census
2010
Population
Census
2020
Population
Estimate
mid 2021
Administrative
centre
No. of
villages
Post
code
Banggae 25.15 37,333 43,304 43,670 Totoli 8 (a) 81411 - 91415
Banggae Timur
(East Banggae)
30.04 28,550 30,579 30,600 Labuang Utara
(North Labuang)
9 (b) 81411 - 91414
Pamboang 70.19 20,800 24,087 24,280 Lalampanua 15 (c) 81451
Sendana (d) 82.24 20,374 24,299 24,570 Mosso Dhua 16 81452
Tammerodo 55.40 10,584 12,646 12,790 Tammerodo 7 81450
Tubo Sendana 41.17 8,214 9,759 9,860 Bonde Bonde 7 81455
Malunda 187.65 16,986 19,894 20,080 Malunda 12 81453
Ulumanda 456.00 8,266 9,839 9,950 Kabiraan 8 81454
Totals 947.84 151,107 174,407 175,788 Majene ;;82

Notes: (a) including the urban villages of Banggae, Baru, Pangali-Ali and Totoli. (b) including the urban villages of Baurung and Labuang.
(c) including the urban village of Lalampanua. (d) includes the small offshore islands of Pulau Lereklerekan and Pulau Taimanu.

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.

External links

  • Official website
COLLECTIE TROPENMUSEUM Vrouwen aan het weeftoestel te Madjene Celebes TMnr 10014395.jpg

Coordinates: 1°19′05″S 119°22′30″E / 1.3181°S 119.3751°E / -1.3181; 119.3751


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