Sinjai Regency

Sinjai Regency
Kabupaten Sinjai
Coat of arms of Sinjai Regency
Location within South Sulawesi
Location within South Sulawesi
Sinjai Regency is located in Sulawesi
Sinjai Regency
Sinjai Regency
Location in Sulawesi and Indonesia
Sinjai Regency is located in Indonesia
Sinjai Regency
Sinjai Regency
Sinjai Regency (Indonesia)
Coordinates: 5°7′S 120°09′E / 5.117°S 120.150°E / -5.117; 120.150Coordinates: 5°7′S 120°09′E / 5.117°S 120.150°E / -5.117; 120.150
CountryIndonesia
ProvinceSouth Sulawesi
CapitalSinjai
Government
 • RegentSabirin Yahya
 • Vice RegentA Fajar Yanwar
Area
 • Total819.96 km2 (316.59 sq mi)
Population
 (2020 Census)[1]
 • Total259,478
 • Density320/km2 (820/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (Indonesia Central Time)
Area code(+62) 482
Websitewww.sinjaikab.go.id

Sinjai Regency is a regency of South Sulawesi Province of Indonesia. The regency is separated from the Bone Regency to its north by the River Tangka. The regency covers an area of 819.96 km2 and had a population of 228,936 at the 2010 Census[2] and 259,478 at the 2020 Census.[3] It includes the Nine Islands (Kepulauan Sembilan) in the Gulf of Bone off the east coast of the southern peninsula of Sulawesi, a group which forms a district within the regency. The regency's principal town lies at Sinjai, a port situated on the east coast of that peninsula.

Administrati Districts

The regency is divided into nine districts (kecamatan), tabulated below with their areas and their populations at the 2010 Census[4] and the 2020 Census.[5] The table also includes the number of administrative villages (rural desa and urban kelurahan) in each district.

Name (English name) Area
in kn2
Population
Census
2010
Population
Census
2020
Number
of
villages
Sinjai Barat (West Sinjai) 135.53 22,985 25,873 9
Sinjai Borong 66.97 15,901 17,718 8
Sinjai Selatan (South Sinjai) 131.99 37,055 40,473 11
Tellu Limpoe 147.30 31,448 37,724 11
Sinjai Timur (East Sinjai) 71.88 28,971 33,765 13
Sinjai Tengah (Central Tengah) 129.70 25,867 28,337 11
Sinjai Utara (North Sinjai) 29.57 43,467 50,498 6
Bulupoddo 99.47 15,681 17,522 7
Pulau Sembilan (Nine Islands) 7.55 7,405 7,568 4
Totals 819.96 228,936 259,478 80

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.


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