Rejang Lebong Regency

Rejang Lebong Regency
Kabupaten Rejang Lebong
Official seal of Rejang Lebong Regency
Motto: 
Pat Sepakat Lemo Seperno
Lokasi Bengkulu Kabupaten Rejang Lebong.svg
Country Indonesia
ProvinceBengkulu
Regency seatCurup
Area
 • Total1,475.99 km2 (569.88 sq mi)
Population
 (mid 2021 estimate)[1]
 • Total278,793
 • Density190/km2 (490/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+7 (WIB)

Rejang Lebong is a regency of Bengkulu Province, Indonesia, on the island of Sumatra. It covers 1,475.99 km² and had a population of 246,787 at the 2010 Census[2] and 276,645 at the 2020 Census;[3] the official estimate as at mid 2021 was 278,793.[4] The administrative centre of the Rejang Lebong Regency is the town of Curup. The Rejangese people are the most numerous ethnic group in Bengkulu Province, and inhabit the western half of the Regency, while the Lembak people inhabit the eastern half.

Administrative districts

The Regency is divided into fifteen districts (Indonesian: kecamatan), tabulated below with their areas and populations at 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 villages (rural desa and urban kelurahan) in each district, and its post codes.

District Area
(in km2)
Population
2010
Census
Population
2020
Census
Population
mid 2021
Estimate
Administrative
centre
No. of
villages
Post
code
Curup
(Curup town)
6.21 28,173 26,971 27,017 Pasar Baru 9 39111
- 39125
Curup Utara
(North Curup)
110.41 14,623 18,668 18,976 Tunas Harapan 14 39119
- 39125
Curup Timur
(East Curup)
10.77 20,139 25,787 26,220 Talang Ulu 9 39115
- 39125
Curup Selatan
(South Curup)
29.18 25,222 23,355 23,680 Lubuk Ubar 11 39112
- 39125
Curup Tengah
(Central Curup)
17.48 34,182 34,935 34,995 Air Bang 10 39113
- 39125
Curup urban area 174.05 115,909 129,716 130,888 53
Bermani Ulu 127.88 11,530 13,643 13,767 Kampung Melayu 12 39152
Bermani Ulu Raya 147.27 8,987 11,823 11,931 Tebat Tenong Luar 10 39151
Selupu Rejang 149.44 27,522 36,045 36,459 Air Duku 16 39153
Sindang Kelingi 81.87 14,079 13,366 13,433 Beringin Tiga 10 39155
Sindang Dataran 83.89 10,032 10,417 10,438 Bengko 6 39154
Kota Padang 190.39 11,816 12,412 12,436 Kota Padang 10 39183
Sindang Beliti Ilir 165.97 8,716 9,123 9,139 Lubuk Belimbing I 10 39184
Padang Ulak Tanding 244.60 17,454 19,781 19,917 Padang Ulak Tanding 15 39180
Bindu Riang 44.47 7,874 8,919 8,971 Simpang Beliti 5 39182
Sindang Beliti Ulu 140.45 11,868 11,400 11,414 Lubuk Alai 9 39181
Totals 1,550.27 246,787 276,645 278,793 Curup 156

The Curup urban area, together with the three districts to its north (Bermani Ulu, Bermani Ulu Raya and Selupu Rejang) comprise the western part of the regency, covering 598.64 km2 with a population of 193,045 in mid 2021. The remaining seven districts comprise the larger but less densely populated eastern part of the regency, covering 951.64 km2 with a population of 85,748 in mid 2021.

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.
This article is based in part on material from the Indonesian Wikipedia.

Coordinates: 3°28′S 102°32′E / 3.467°S 102.533°E / -3.467; 102.533


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