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Nduga Regency is one of the regencies (kabupaten) in Papua Province of Indonesia. Nduga Regency was separated from Jayawijaya Regency on 4 January 2008 in accordance with Law No. 6/2008. It covers an area of 2,168 km2, and had a population of 79,053 at the 2010 Census;[1] the latest estimate (as at January 2014) is 97,274. The administrative centre is at Kenyam.

Nduga Regency

Kabupaten Nduga
Official seal of Nduga Regency
Nduga Regency is located in Western New Guinea
Nduga Regency
Nduga Regency
Nduga Regency is located in Indonesia
Nduga Regency
Nduga Regency
Nduga Regency (Indonesia)
Coordinates: 4°27′03″S 138°06′03″E / 4.4509°S 138.1009°E / -4.4509; 138.1009Coordinates: 4°27′03″S 138°06′03″E / 4.4509°S 138.1009°E / -4.4509; 138.1009
Country Indonesia
 • RegentYairus Gwijangge
 • Vice RegentWentius Nimiangge
 • Total2,168 km2 (837 sq mi)
 • Total97,274
 • Density45/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+9 (Indonesia Eastern Time)
Area code(+62) 967

Administrative DistrictsEdit

In 2010 the Nduda Regency comprised eight districts (kecamatan), listed below with their populations at the 2010 Census;[2] since 2010, the number of districts has been raised by 2018 to thirty-two by the splitting of existing districts.

District Population
2010 Census
Wosak 8,571
Kenyam 8,148
Geselma 8,098
Mapenduma 6,342
Mugi 9,266
Yigi 16,493
Mbuwa 11,234
Gearek 10,901


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