East Kutai Regency

East Kutai Regency (Indonesian: Kabupaten Kutai Timur) is a regency of East Kalimantan province, Indonesia. It has an area of 35,747.50 km²[1] and a population of 253,904 at the 2010 Census.[2] Sangatta is the capital of the regency.

East Kutai Regency

Kabupaten Kutai Timur
Regent office building
Regent office building
Official seal of East Kutai Regency
Seal
Location within East Kalimantan
Location within East Kalimantan
East Kutai Regency is located in Kalimantan
East Kutai Regency
East Kutai Regency
Location in Kalimantan and Indonesia
East Kutai Regency is located in Indonesia
East Kutai Regency
East Kutai Regency
East Kutai Regency (Indonesia)
Coordinates: 1°02′16″N 117°49′52″E / 1.03769°N 117.83112°E / 1.03769; 117.83112Coordinates: 1°02′16″N 117°49′52″E / 1.03769°N 117.83112°E / 1.03769; 117.83112
CountryIndonesia
ProvinceEast Kalimantan
CapitalSangatta
Government
 • RegentIsmunandar
 • Vice RegentKasmidi Bulang
Area
 • Total35,747.5 km2 (13,802.2 sq mi)
Population
 (2010 Census)
 • Total253,904
 • Density7.1/km2 (18/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (ICST)
Area code(+62) 549
Websitekutaitimurkab.go.id

There are several coal mining companies with concessions around this regency, including Kaltim Prima Coal, one of the largest coal mining companies in Indonesia.[citation needed] The regency also contains one of the largest coal mine in Asia - the East Kutai coal mine.

East Kutai is home to the world's oldest known figurative art at Lubang Jeriji Saléh.[3]

AdministrationEdit

East Kutai Regency is divided into 18 districts (kecamatan)[1] , tabulated below with their 2010 Census population:[4]

Name Population
Census 2010
Muara Ancalong 12,511
Busang 4,326
Long Mesangat 4,250
Muara Wahau 15,734
Telen 5,766
Kongbeng 15,631
Muara Bengkal 11,331
Batu Ampar 4,201
Sangatta Utara
(North Sangatta)
72,156
Bengalon 22,698
Teluk Pandan 12,208
Sangatta Selatan
(South Sangatta)
18,194
Rantau Pulung 7,203
Sangkulirang 16,181
Kaliorang 7,998
Sandaran 6,494
Kaubun 9,622
Karangan 9,133

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "www.kutaitimur.go.id". Archived from the original on 2008-06-16. Retrieved 2008-06-02.
  2. ^ "www.kutaitimur.go.id". Archived from the original on 2008-06-16. Retrieved 2008-06-02.
  3. ^ Safutra, Ilham (9 November 2018). "Keren! Lukisan Binatang Tertua di Dunia Ada di Kaltim". Jawa Pos (in Indonesian). Retrieved 26 November 2018.
  4. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.

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