Dompu Regency

Dompu Regency is a regency (Indonesian: Kabupaten) of the Indonesian Province of West Nusa Tenggara. It is located on the island of Sumbawa and the capital is Dompu. It is bordered to the north and to the east by two non-contiguous parts of Bima Regency, as well as by Saleh Bay, Sanggar Bay, and Cempi Bay. It covers an area of 2,321.55 km2, and the population at the 2010 Census was 218,984;[1] the latest official estimate (as at January 2014) is 228,811.

Dompu Regency

Kabupaten Dompu
Official seal of Dompu Regency
Seal
Location within West Nusa Tenggara
Location within West Nusa Tenggara
Dompu Regency is located in Lesser Sunda Islands
Dompu Regency
Dompu Regency
Dompu Regency is located in Indonesia
Dompu Regency
Dompu Regency
Dompu Regency (Indonesia)
Coordinates: 8°32′S 118°28′E / 8.533°S 118.467°E / -8.533; 118.467Coordinates: 8°32′S 118°28′E / 8.533°S 118.467°E / -8.533; 118.467
Country Indonesia
Province West Nusa Tenggara
CapitalDompu
Government
 • RegentBambang Muhammad Yasin
 • Vice RegentSafari Ramdhan
Area
 • Total2,321.55 km2 (896.36 sq mi)
Population
 (2014)
 • Total228,811
 • Density99/km2 (260/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (ICST)
Area code(+62) 373
Websitedompukab.go.id

Administrative DistrictsEdit

Dompu Regency consists of eight districts (kecamatan), tabulated below with their populations at the 2010 Census:[2]

District
(kecamatan)
Population
2010 Census
Hu'u 16,050
Pajo 12,545
Dompu 49,854
Woja 51,704
Kilo 11,971
Kempo 18,185
Manggalewa 27,777
Pekat 30,887

External linksEdit

  • Official website
  • Hägerdal, Hans (2017), Held's History of Sumbawa. Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press.[1]

ReferencesEdit

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