Puncak Regency

Summary

Puncak Regency is one of the regencies (kabupaten) in Papua Province of Indonesia; it is not to be confused with Puncak Jaya Regency, which is within the same province, and from whose western districts those districts now forming Puncak Regency were separated in 2008. It covers an area of 7,396.47 km2, and had a population of 93,218 at the 2010 Census[2] and 114,741 at the 2020 Census.[3] The administrative centre is at Ilaga.

Puncak Regency
Kabupaten Puncak
Coat of arms of Puncak Regency
Motto(s): 
Emnamol Lambunik Kuatopri
91.07.00 Papua Puncak Jaya.svg
Puncak Regency is located in Western New Guinea
Puncak Regency
Puncak Regency
Puncak Regency is located in Indonesia
Puncak Regency
Puncak Regency
Puncak Regency (Indonesia)
Coordinates: 3°40′21″S 137°26′20″E / 3.6724°S 137.4390°E / -3.6724; 137.4390Coordinates: 3°40′21″S 137°26′20″E / 3.6724°S 137.4390°E / -3.6724; 137.4390
Country Indonesia
ProvincePapua
CapitalIlaga
Government
 • RegentWillem Wandik
 • Vice RegentRepinus Telenggen
Area
 • Total7,396.47 km2 (2,855.79 sq mi)
Population
 (2020 Census)[1]
 • Total114,741
 • Density16/km2 (40/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+9 (Indonesia Eastern Time)
Area code(+62) 901
Websitepuncakkab.go.id

Administrative DistrictsEdit

In 2010 the new Puncak Regency comprised eight districts (distrik), tabulated below with their populations at the 2010 Census.[4]

District Population
2010 Census
Agadugume 6,478
Gome 17,683
Ilaga 15,287
Sinak 19,745
Pogoma 15,968
Wangbe 5,099
Beoga 10,810
Doufo 2,148

By 2018 the number of districts had risen to twenty-five by the splitting of existing districts. These are tabulated below with their areas and their populations at the 2020 Census.[5] The table also includes the location of the district administrative centres and the number of administrative villages (rural desa and urban kelurahan) in each district.

District Area
in km2
Population
2020 Census
Admin
centre
No. of
villages
Agandugume 95.06 1,191 Agadugume 7
Lambewi 107.61 4,040 Womru 7
Oneri 149.88 544 Jiwot 6
Gome 205.40 4,914 Gome 10
Amungkalpia 286.13 3,949 Bela 6
Gome Utara
(North Gome)
196.97 2,660 Welenggaru 5
Erelmakawia 246.65 5,108 Erelmakawia 9
Ilaga 42.31 2,447 Kimak 9
Ilaga Utara
(North Ilaga)
147.92 8,910 Mayuberi 9
Mabugi 132.36 4,581 Pologobak 8
Omukia 404.85 8,998 Ondugura 14
Sinak 94.93 8,912 Gigobak 11
Sinak Barat
(West Sinak)
74.13 239 Baksini 7
Mageabume 80.86 5,055 Weni 11
Yugumuak 29.27 1,994 Wobulo 10
Pogoma 309.87 6,469 Pogoma 9
Kembru 237.83 6,982 Kembru 7
Bina 295.87 3,686 Bina 7
Wangbe 113.48 8,452 Wangbe 11
Ogamanin 180.69 6,773 Ogamanin 7
Beoga 295.87 8,387 Milawak 8
Beoga Barat
(West Beoga)
355.64 3,536 Kelmabet 6
Beoga Timur
(East Beoga)
809.01 5,220 Kelandiruma 8
Douvo 1,009.73 546 Douvo 7
Dervos 1,494.15 1,148 Dervos 7
Totals 7,396.47 114,741 Ilaga 206

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)