What islands are home to 80 percent of Indonesia’s population?

What is Indonesia’s current population closest to?

Population of Indonesia (2020 and historical)

Year Population Yearly % Change
2020 273,523,615 1.07 %
2019 270,625,568 1.10 %
2018 267,670,543 1.14 %
2017 264,650,963 1.18 %

How many provinces 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 North Sulawesi
ISO ID-SA
Capital Manado
Geographical unit Sulawesi
Cities 4

What is the least populated place in Indonesia?

The most populous province is West Java (with more than 43 million people), while the least populous province is that of West Papua in the far eastern region of Indonesia (home to around 761,000 people).

Which is the most and least populated islands of Indonesia?

List of Indonesian islands by population

Ranking Island Country/territory of similar population
1 Java Russia
2 Sumatra Spain
3 Sulawesi Taiwan
4 Kalimantan (Indonesian part of Borneo) Chile

How many Chinese are there in Indonesia?

According to some sources there are 7.2 million ethnic Chinese in Indonesia. According to other sources they make up 1.2 percent of the population, which would mean there are about 3 million of them.

Is Indonesia overpopulated?

Country’s population has topped 270M, over 56% living on Java Island, according to 2020 census results. Indonesia’s population increased by 32.56 million over the past decade, the country’s statistics authority has announced.

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