The Lojing Autonomous Sub-District (Malay: Jajahan Kecil Lojing, Jawi: لوجيڠ), or colloquially known as the Lojing Highlands, is a mountainous region in the Gua Musang constituency of Kelantan, Malaysia. It is located next to the famed Cameron Highlands in Pahang, along the Second East-West Highway .
Lojing Autonomous Sub-District
|Jajahan Kecil Lojing|
|District||Gua Musang District|
|• Total||1,817 km2 (702 sq mi)|
|• Density||5.8/km2 (15/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+8 (MST)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+8 (Not observed)|
|Vehicle registration plates||D|
In 2010 Lojing was made an autonomous sub-district (Jajahan Kecil Lojing). Several state and federal agencies will open their branches there following the arrangement; municipal works remain under the responsibility of Gua Musang. It is divided into seven communes:
- Kuala Betis
Geography and demographicsEdit
Perched up high in the Titiwangsa Mountains, Lojing Highlands is rich in flora and fauna and is famed for its biodiversity. Its well preserved pristine hills and jungles are popular eco-tourist attraction. There are many species of high-quality tropical hardwood such as teak, mahogany, chengal and meranti located in the jungles of the Lojing Highlands.
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- "Key Findings Population and Housing Census of Malaysia, 2020" (in Malay and English). Department of Statistics, Malaysia.
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