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Fakfak Regency - formerly spelt "Fak-Fak" - is a regency of West Papua province of Indonesia. It covers an area of 11,036.48 km2, and had a population of 66,828 at the 2010 Census;[1] the latest official estimate (as at January 2014) is 77,112. The administrative centre is the town of Fakfak.

Fakfak Regency

Kabupaten Fakfak
Official seal of Fakfak Regency
Seal
Location in Indonesian Papua
Location in Indonesian Papua
Fakfak Regency is located in Indonesia
Fakfak Regency
Fakfak Regency
Location in Indonesia
Coordinates: 2°55′00″S 132°18′00″E / 2.9167°S 132.3000°E / -2.9167; 132.3000Coordinates: 2°55′00″S 132°18′00″E / 2.9167°S 132.3000°E / -2.9167; 132.3000
CountryIndonesia
ProvinceWest Papua
CapitalFak-Fak
Government
 • RegentMohammad Uswanas
 • Vice RegentAbraham Sopaheluwakan
Area
 • Total11,036.48 km2 (4,261.21 sq mi)
Highest elevation
2,000 m (6,562 ft)
Lowest elevation
0 m (0 ft)
Population
 (2014)
 • Total77,112
 • Density7.0/km2 (18/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+9 (IEST)
Area code(+62) 956
Websitefakfakkab.go.id

Administrative DistrictsEdit

The regency comprises nine districts (kecamatan), tabulated below with their populations at the 2010 Census:[2]

District Population
2010 Census
Fakfak Timur
(East Fakfak)
2,992
Karas 2,597
Fakfak 33,171
Fakfak Tengah
(Central Fakfak)
9,872
Fakfak Barat
(West Fakfak)
4,122
Kokas 4,610
Teluk Patipe
(Patipe Bay)
3,771
Kramongmongga 2,740
Bomberay 2,950

ReferencesEdit

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

External linksEdit