Mandailing Natal Regency

Mandailing Natal, abbreviated as Madina, is a regency in North Sumatra Province of Indonesia. It covers an area of 6,620.7 square kilometres and according to the 2010 census had a population of 403,894 people;[2] the latest official estimate (as at mid 2017) is 439,505.[3] The capital lies at Panyabungan.

Mandailing Natal Regency

(Kabupaten Mandailing Natal)
Coat of arms of Mandailing Natal Regency
Coat of arms
Hutan Lindung dan Taman Nasional Batang Gadis.jpg
CountryIndonesia
ProvinceNorth Sumatra
Regency seatPanyabungan
Government
 • RegentDahlan Hasan Nasution
 • Vice RegentMuhammad Jafar Sukhairi Nasution
 • Chairman of Council of RepresentativesErwin Efendi Lubis (Gerindra)
 • Vice Chairmen of Council of RepresentativesHarminsyah Batubara (Partai Demokrat) and Erwin Efendi Nasution (Golkar)
Area
 • Total6,620.70 km2 (2,556.27 sq mi)
Population
 (2017)[1]
 • Total439,505
 • Density66/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+7 (WIB)
Websitewww.madina.go.id

AdministrationEdit

At the 2010 Census, the regency was divided into eighteen districts (kecamatan). Subsequently, five additional districts (indicated by asterisks in the table below) have been created by the division of existing districts. The twenty-three districts are tabulated below with their areas and their 2010 Census population,[4] together with the estimated populations in mid 2017:[5] The table also includes the number of administrative villages (desa and kelurahan, 404 in total) in each district and its post code.

Name Area
in km2
Pop'n
Census
2010[4]
Pop'n
Estimate
mid 2017[6]
No.
of
vill.
Post
code
Batahan 497.07 17,524 19,018 18 22988
Sinunukan * 192.64 15,375 16,687 14 22986
Batang Natal 651.52 22,575 24,493 31 22983
Lingga Bayu 192.68 22,453 24,409 20 22982
Ranto Baek * 152.72 11,259 12,226 17 22984
Kotanopan 325.15 26,264 28,469 37 22994
Ulu Pungkut 295.19 4,250 4,601 12 22999
Tambangan 158.60 11,471 12,430 20 22996
Lembah Sorik Marapi 34.73 15,605 16,921 9 22993
Puncak Sorik Marapi * 55.54 7,954 8,621 11 22995
Muara Sipongi 135.70 9,670 10,486 16 22998
Pakantan * 93.60 2,146 2,322 8 22997
Panyabungan 259.77 77,449 84,153 39 22915
-22919
Panyabungan Selatan (South Panyabungan) 87.60 9,410 10,202 11 22952
Panyabungan Barat (West Panyabungan) 87.22 8,911 9,660 10 22911
Panyabungan Utara (North Panyabungan) 63.73 19,991 21,686 14 22979
Panyabungan Timur (East Panyabungan) 397.87 12,307 13,343 15 22912
Huta Bargot * 116.21 5,715 6,199 12 22978
Natal 935.37 27,292 29,675 30 22987
Muara Batang Gadis 1,435.02 15,416 16,752 14 22989
Siabu 345.36 47,364 51,374 28 22976
Bukit Malintang 68.74 10,894 11,816 11 22977
Naga Juang * 58.69 3,650 3,962 7 22975
Totals 6,620.70 403,894 439,505 404

NationalparkEdit

 
Subdistric Sorikmarapi Highland without Batang Gadis National Park
 
Subdistric Sorikmarapi Highland with Batang Gadis National Park

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2020.
  2. ^ Seta,William J. Atlas Lengkap Indonesia dan Dunia (untuk SD, SMP, SMU, dan Umum). Pustaka Widyatama. p. 9. ISBN 979-610-232-3.
  3. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2020.
  4. ^ a b Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.
  5. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2020.
  6. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2020.

Coordinates: 0°47′02″N 99°15′18″E / 0.7838°N 99.2549°E / 0.7838; 99.2549