Nabire Regency

Summary

Nabire Regency is one of the regencies (kabupaten) in the northwest of Papua Province of Indonesia. It covers an area of 12,010.65 km2, and had a population of 129,893 at the 2010 Census[2] and 169,136 at the 2020 Census, comprising 87,688 males and 81,448 females.[3] The administrative centre is the town of Nabire, which faces onto Cenderawasih Bay.

Nabire Regency
Kabupaten Nabire
Coat of arms of Nabire Regency
91.04.00 Papua Nabire.svg
Nabire Regency is located in Western New Guinea
Nabire Regency
Nabire Regency
Nabire Regency is located in Indonesia
Nabire Regency
Nabire Regency
Nabire Regency (Indonesia)
Coordinates: 3°32′25″S 135°33′18″E / 3.5402°S 135.5551°E / -3.5402; 135.5551Coordinates: 3°32′25″S 135°33′18″E / 3.5402°S 135.5551°E / -3.5402; 135.5551
Country Indonesia
ProvinceCoat of arms of Papua.svgPapua
CapitalNabire
Government
 • RegentIsaias Douw
 • Vice RegentAmurullah Hasyim
Area
 • Total12,010.65 km2 (4,637.34 sq mi)
Population
 (2020 Census)[1]
 • Total169,136
 • Density14/km2 (36/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+9 (Indonesia Eastern Time)
Area code(+62) 984
Websitenabirekab.go.id

Administrative DistrictsEdit

In 2010 Nabire Regency comprised fourteen districts (distrik), but a fifteenth district - Moora Islands (Kepulauan Moora) - has been added since 2010 by the splitting of Napan District. The districts are tabulated below with their areas and their populations at the 2010 Census[4] and the 2020 Census.[5] The table also includes the location of the district administrative centres, the number of administrative villages (rural desa and urban kelurahan) in each district, and its postal codes.

District Area
in km2
Population
2010 Census
Population
2020 Census
Administrative
centre
No. of
villages
Postal code(s)
Uwapa 1,290.62 3,272 3,783 Topo 6 98842
Menou 726.38 2,896 1,349 Lokodimi 4 98855
Dipa 959.60 3,913 1,501 Dikiya 5 98843
Yaur 2,658.38 1,343 2,484 Kwatisore /
Akudiomi
4 98852
Teluk Umar
(Umar Bay)
609.76 882 1,096 Yeretuar 4 98851
Wanggar 137.89 7,177 9,641 Karadiri I 3 98854
Nabire Barat
(West Nabire)
62.62 10,701 15,116 Kalisemen 5 98856
Nabire (town) 109.01 74,197 98,851 Karang Mulia 11 98811 - 98822
Teluk Kimi
(Kimi Bay)
218.70 8,987 16,929 Samabusa 5 98831 - 98835
Napan 1,515.82 (a) 1,165 1,471 Napan 3 98862
Makimi 557.69 5,362 7,014 Legari Jaya 6 98863
Wapoga 1,502.98 981 953 Kamarisanoi 5 98861
Kepulauan Moora (b) 43.70 1,191 1,583 Arui 5 98864
Siriwo 1,692.23 4,653 2,673 Unipo 6 98841
Yaro 525.14 3,193 4,692 Jaya Mukti 8 98853
Totals 12,075.00 129,893 169,136 Nabire 81

Note: (a) at the time of the 2010 Census, the Moora Islands were included in Napan District, but the figures have been separated in this table.
(b) comprises the villages (desa) of Arui (25.18 km2, with 201 inhabitants in 2020), Hariti (2.62 km2, 288 inhabitants in 2020), Kama (5.71 km2, 283 inhabitants in 2020), Mambor (3.51 km2, 552 inhabitants in 2020) and Moor (4.67 km2, 259 inhabitants in 2020).

ReferencesEdit

  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.

External linksEdit

  • Statistics publications from Statistics Indonesia (BPS)