Pulang Pisau Regency

Pulang Pisau Regency
Kabupaten Pulang Pisau
Coat of arms of Pulang Pisau Regency
Location within Central Kalimantan
Location within Central Kalimantan
Pulang Pisau Regency is located in Kalimantan
Pulang Pisau Regency
Pulang Pisau Regency
Location in Kalimantan and Indonesia
Pulang Pisau Regency is located in Indonesia
Pulang Pisau Regency
Pulang Pisau Regency
Pulang Pisau Regency (Indonesia)
Coordinates: 3°07′07″S 113°51′44″E / 3.1186°S 113.8623°E / -3.1186; 113.8623
CountryIndonesia
RegionKalimantan
ProvinceCentral Kalimantan
CapitalPulang Pisau
Government
 • RegentEdy Pratowo
 • Vice RegentPudjirustaty Narang
Area
 • Total3,474 sq mi (8,997 km2)
Population
 (2020 Census)
 • Total134,499
 • Density39/sq mi (15/km2)
 [1]
Time zoneUTC+7 (IWST)
Area code(+62) 513
Websitepulangpisaukab.go.id

Pulang Pisau Regency (Indonesian: Kabupaten Pulang Pisau) is one of the thirteen regencies which comprise the Central Kalimantan Province on the island of Kalimantan (Borneo), Indonesia. The town of Pulang Pisau is the capital of Pulang Pisau Regency. The population of Pulang Pisau Regency was 120,062 at the 2010 Census (an increase from 111,488 at the previous Census in 2000);[2] and 134,499 at the 2020 Census.[3] Pulang Pisau Regency was formed in 2002 by splitting away from Kapuas Regency.

Administrative Districts

Pulang Pisau Regency consists of eight districts (kecamatan), tabulated below with their areas and their population totals from the 2010 Census[4] and the 2020 Census.[5] The two most northerly districts (Kahayan Tengah and Banama Tingang) are upstream on the Kahayan River, and are physically almost separated from the rest of the regency. The table also includes the number of administrative villages (rural desa and urban kelurahan) in each district, and its postal codes.

Name Area
in km2
Population
Census
2010[6]
Population
Census
2020[7]
Number
of
villages
Post
codes
Kahayan Kuala 1,155.00 19,764 19,878 13 74872
Sebangau Kuala 3,801.00 7,860 8,371 8 74874
Pandih Batu 535.86 19,744 20,770 16 74871
Maliku 413.14 22,898 26,060 15 74873
Kahayan Hilir 360.00 26,267 31,383 10 (a)
Jabiren Raya 1,323.00 7,751 9,025 8 74816
Kahayan Tengah 783.00 7,384 8,782 14 74862
Banama Tingang 626.00 8,394 10,230 15 74863
Totals 8,997.00 120,062 134,499 99

Note: (a) Kahayan Hilir District has a variety of postcodes; Gohong and Kalawa villages have a postcode of 74812, Anjir Pulang Pisau has 74813, Mintin has 74816, Hanjack Maju has 74821, Bereng has 74831, Kahayan Hilir village has 74841 and Buntoi, Mantaren I and Mantaren II share 74861.

Orangutan conservation

In 2015, the local government agreed to make Badak Besar and Badak Kecil regions on Salat Nusa Island to be a conservation area for orangutans. Central Kalimantan province has an orangutan rehabilitation area in Nyaru Menteng.[8]

Climate

Pulang Pisau has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) with heavy rainfall in all months except July and August.

Climate data for Pulang Pisau
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 29.3
(84.7)
29.9
(85.8)
30.4
(86.7)
31.0
(87.8)
31.0
(87.8)
30.8
(87.4)
31.2
(88.2)
31.8
(89.2)
32.1
(89.8)
31.8
(89.2)
30.9
(87.6)
30.2
(86.4)
30.9
(87.6)
Daily mean °C (°F) 25.8
(78.4)
26.2
(79.2)
26.6
(79.9)
27.0
(80.6)
27.0
(80.6)
26.6
(79.9)
26.7
(80.1)
27.1
(80.8)
27.3
(81.1)
27.2
(81.0)
26.8
(80.2)
26.5
(79.7)
26.7
(80.1)
Average low °C (°F) 22.3
(72.1)
22.6
(72.7)
22.8
(73.0)
23.0
(73.4)
23.0
(73.4)
22.4
(72.3)
22.3
(72.1)
22.4
(72.3)
22.6
(72.7)
22.6
(72.7)
22.7
(72.9)
22.8
(73.0)
22.6
(72.7)
Average rainfall mm (inches) 283
(11.1)
288
(11.3)
284
(11.2)
255
(10.0)
234
(9.2)
141
(5.6)
114
(4.5)
116
(4.6)
141
(5.6)
148
(5.8)
230
(9.1)
275
(10.8)
2,509
(98.8)
Source: Climate-Data.org[9]

References

  1. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2021.
  2. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.
  3. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2021.
  4. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.
  5. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2021.
  6. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.
  7. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2021.
  8. ^ Erwin Z. (April 2, 2015). "Central Kalimantan to Establish Orangutan Conservation".
  9. ^ "Climate: Pulang Pisau". Climate-Data.org. Retrieved 24 November 2020.

External links

  • Official website

Coordinates: 3°07′07″S 113°51′44″E / 3.1186°S 113.8623°E / -3.1186; 113.8623

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