What are the five provinces of Indonesia with special status?

What are Indonesia’s 5 main islands?

The largest islands are Sumatra, Java, Kalimantan (Indonesian Borneo), Sulawesi, and the Indonesian part of New Guinea (known as Papua or Irian Jaya).

How is Indonesia divided?

Indonesia is divided into provinces (Indonesian: Provinsi). Provinces are made up of regencies (kabupaten) and cities (kota). Provinces, regencies and cities have their own local governments and parliamentary bodies.

How many special regions are there in Indonesia?

Indonesia has 34 provinces, eight of which have been created since 1999. Namely, North Maluku, West Papua, Banten, Bangka-Belitung Islands, Gorontalo, Riau Islands and West Sulawesi.

Provinces of Indonesia.

Province Special Region of Aceh
ISO ID-AC
Capital Banda Aceh
Geographical unit Sumatra
Cities 4

How many districts are in Indonesia?

The local term kecamatan is used in majority of Indonesian areas, except in Papua, West Papua, and the Special Region of Yogyakarta. The term distrik is used in Papua and West Papua.

List of districts.

Districts by provinces Number of districts as of 2019
List of districts of Papua 576
Total 7,252

What are the six main islands of Indonesia?

Broadly, there are six major Indonesia islands that are worth mentioning about – namely, Sunda Islands, Sumatra, Java, Borneo, Maluku Island, and New Guinea.

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What are the 5 super priority tourism destinations in Indonesia?

The Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy of the Republic of Indonesia has officially put five destinations as priority destinations for Indonesia’s tourism. These stunning destinations are Lake Toba, Borobudur, Mandalika, Labuan Bajo and Likupang.

Which province is Jakarta?

Jakarta was officially a city within West Java until 1960, when its official status was changed to a province with special capital region distinction.

Jakarta
Founded 22 June 1527
City status 4 March 1621
Province status 28 August 1961
Government

How many cities are in Indonesia?

Indonesia has 12 cities with more than a million people, 121 cities with between 100,000 and 1 million people, and 242 cities with between 10,000 and 100,000 people.