Sumbawa Regency

Sumbawa Regency
Kabupaten Sumbawa
Coat of arms of Sumbawa Regency
Location within West Nusa Tenggara
Location within West Nusa Tenggara
Sumbawa Regency is located in Lesser Sunda Islands
Sumbawa Regency
Sumbawa Regency
Sumbawa Regency is located in Indonesia
Sumbawa Regency
Sumbawa Regency
Sumbawa Regency (Indonesia)
Coordinates: 8°44′41″S 117°40′17″E / 8.744808°S 117.671525°E / -8.744808; 117.671525
Country Indonesia
Province West Nusa Tenggara
CapitalSumbawa Besar
Government
 • RegentM. Husni Djibril
 • Vice RegentMahmud Abdullah
Area
 • Total6,643.98 km2 (2,565.26 sq mi)
Population
 (mid 2021 estimate)
 • Total517,777
 • Density78/km2 (200/sq mi)
 [1]
Time zoneUTC+8 (ICST)
Area code(+62) 371
Websitesumbawakab.go.id

Sumbawa Regency (Indonesian: Kabupaten Sumbawa) is a Regency (Kabupaten) of the Indonesian Province of West Nusa Tenggara. It is located on the island of Sumbawa and covers an area of 6,643.98 km2 following the separation on 18 December 2003 of what were until then its westernmost five districts to form the newly-created West Sumbawa Regency. It includes the substantial island of Moyo, lying off the north coast of Sumbawa. The population of the Regency at the 2010 Census was 415,789, which rose at the 2020 Census to 509,753;[2] the official estimate as at mid 2021 was 517,777.[3] The capital is the town of Sumbawa Besar.

Administrative districts

Sumbawa Regency is divided into twenty-four administrative districts (kecamatan), listed below with their areas and their populations at the 2010 Census[4][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 code(s).

District Area
in
km2
Population
2010
Census
Population
2020
Census
Population
mid 2021
Estimate
Administrative
centre
No. of
villages
Post
code
Lunyuk 513.74 18,109 22,118 22,466 Lunyuk Ode 7 84373
Orong Telu 465.97 4,584 5,478 5,564 Kelawis 4 84374
Alas 123.04 28,121 33,281 33,805 Dalam 8 84353
Alas Barat
(Alas West)
168.88 18,382 25,137 25,533 Usar Mapin 8 84354
Buer 137.01 13,621 16,966 17,233 Labuhan Burung 6 84355
Utan 155.42 28,745 35,799 36,363 Jorok 9 84351
Rhee 230.82 6,899 9,091 9,234 Rhee 4 84352
Batulanteh 391.40 10,156 11,824 12,010 Kelungkung 6 84361
Sumbawa (town)
(Sumbawa Besar)
44.83 56,337 62,753 63,739 Sumbawa 8 84311
-84318
Labuhan Badas (a) 435.89 29,092 35,427 35,985 Karang Dima 7 84316
Unter Iwes 82.38 18,150 23,366 23,734 Kerato 8 84310
Moyo Hilir
(Lower Moyo)
186.79 22,099 27,961 28,401 Moyo 10 84381
Moyo Utara
(North Moyo)
90.80 9,129 11,509 11,690 Sebewe 6 84380
Moyo Hulu
(Upper Moyo)
311.96 19,911 24,637 25,025 Semamung 12 84371
Ropang 444.48 5,014 6,141 6,238 Ropang 5 84375
Lenangguar 504.32 6,320 7,912 8,037 Lenangguar 4 84370
Lantung 167.45 2,768 3,879 3,940 Lantung 4 84372
Lape 204.43 16,120 19,928 20,242 Dete 4 84382
Lopok 155.59 17,564 21,422 21,759 Langam 7 84388
Plampang 418.69 27,834 34,453 34,995 Plampang 11 84386
Labangka 243.08 10,212 13,283 13,492 Suka Damai 5 84383
Maronge 274.75 9,771 12,007 12,196 Maronge 4 84387
Empang 558.55 21,655 26,220 26,633 Empang Bawa 10 84384
Tarano 333.71 15,196 19,161 19,463 Labuhan Bontong 8 84385
Totals 6,643.98 415,789 509,753 517,777 Sumbawa Besar 165

Note: (a) Labuhan Badas District comprises the substantial island of Pulau Moyo, the smaller Pulau Medang to its west, and the small Pulau Sakonci to its northeast off the coast of the Sanggar Peninsula. Note that the three districts with "Moyo" in their names do not include any part of Moyo Island, but are situated to its south on Sumbawa Island.

The 8 villages comprising Sumbawa (town) district are classed as urban kelurahan; the other 157 villages are all classed as rural desa.

Sister Districts

Malaysia Kulim, Malaysia

References

  1. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2022.
  2. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2021.
  3. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2022.
  4. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.
  5. ^ Source: official Web site Sumbawa Web site
  6. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2021.
  7. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2022.

External links

  • Official website
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