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Deiyai Regency is one of the regencies (kabupaten) in Papua Province of Indonesia; it was formed in 2008 from part of Paniai Regency. The new regency covers an area of 537.39 km2, and had a population of 62,119 at the 2010 Census;[1] the latest official estimate (as at January 2014) is 76,436. The administrative centre is at Tigi.

Deiyai Regency

Kabupaten Deiyai
Official seal of Deiyai Regency
Seal
Deiyai Regency is located in Western New Guinea
Deiyai Regency
Deiyai Regency
Deiyai Regency is located in Indonesia
Deiyai Regency
Deiyai Regency
Deiyai Regency (Indonesia)
Coordinates: 3°56′51″S 135°57′01″E / 3.9474°S 135.9503°E / -3.9474; 135.9503Coordinates: 3°56′51″S 135°57′01″E / 3.9474°S 135.9503°E / -3.9474; 135.9503
Country Indonesia
ProvinceCoat of arms of Papua.svgPapua
CapitalTigi
Government
 • RegentDance Takimai
 • Vice RegentAgustinus Pigome
Area
 • Total537.39 km2 (207.49 sq mi)
Population
 (2014)
 • Total76,436
 • Density140/km2 (370/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+9 (Indonesia Eastern Time)
Area code(+62) 971
Websitewww.deiyaikab.go.id

Administrative DistrictsEdit

Deiyai Regency comprises five districts (kecamatan), tabulated below with their populations at the 2010 Census:[2]

District Population
2010 Census
Kapiraya 3,890
Tigi Barat
(West Tigi)
26,708
Tigi 14,522
Tigi Timur
(East Tigi)
9,581
Bowobado 7,416

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.
  2. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.