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East Kotawaringin Regency (Indonesian: Kabupaten Kotawaringin Timur) is one of the thirteen regencies which comprise the Central Kalimantan Province on the island of Kalimantan (Borneo), Indonesia. The population of East Kotawaringin Regency was 374,175 at the 2010 Census, but the latest official estimate in January 2014 was 400,659. The town of Sampit is the capital of East Kotawaringin Regency.

East Kotawaringin Regency

Kabupaten Kotawaringin Timur
Official seal of East Kotawaringin Regency
Seal
Location within Central Kalimantan
Location within Central Kalimantan
East Kotawaringin Regency is located in Kalimantan
East Kotawaringin Regency
East Kotawaringin Regency
Location in Kalimantan and Indonesia
East Kotawaringin Regency is located in Indonesia
East Kotawaringin Regency
East Kotawaringin Regency
East Kotawaringin Regency (Indonesia)
Coordinates: 2°05′00″S 112°45′00″E / 2.0833°S 112.7500°E / -2.0833; 112.7500
CountryIndonesia
RegionKalimantan
ProvinceCentral Kalimantan
CapitalSampit
Government
 • RegentSupian Hadi
 • Vice RegentTaufik Mukri
Area
 • Total6,485 sq mi (16,796 km2)
Population
 (2014)
 • Total400,658
 • Density62/sq mi (24/km2)
Time zoneUTC+7 (IWST)
Area code(+62) 531
Websitekotimkab.go.id

Administrative DistrictsEdit

East Kotawaringin Regency consists of fifteen districts (kecamatan), tabulated below with their populations at the 2010 Census:[1]

District Population
2010 Census
Antang Kalang 28,741
Baamang 51,538
Bukit Santuai 8,038
Cempaga 19,076
Cempaga Hulu
(Upper Cempaga)
23,262
Kota Besi 14,980
Mentawa Baru/Ketapang 76,951
Mentaya Hilir Selatan
(South Lower Mentaya)
20,801
Mentaya Hilir Utara
(North Lower Mentaya)
15,840
Mentaya Hulu
(Upper Mentaya)
28,522
Parenggean 35,610
Pulau Hanaut
(Hanaut Island)
15,473
Seranau 9,587
Telawang 16,823
Teluk Sampit 8,935

ReferencesEdit