Ogan Ilir Regency

Ogan Ilir Regency (abbreviation OI) is a regency of South Sumatra Province, Indonesia. It takes its name from the main river which stream that area, Ogan River. And the name Ilir means downstream. Indralaya is the regency seat. The regency borders Palembang, and Muara Enim Regency to the north, Ogan Komering Ilir Regency to the east, Ogan Komering Ilir Regency, and East Ogan Komering Ulu Regency to the south, and Muara Enim Regency to the west.[2]

Ogan Ilir Regency

Kabupaten Ogan Ilir

OI Regency
Coat of arms of Ogan Ilir Regency
Coat of arms
Nickname(s): 
OI
Motto(s): 
Caram Seguguk (Kebersamaan dan Gotong Royong/Togetherness and Mutual Cooperation)
Location within South Sumatera
Location within South Sumatera
Coordinates: 3°01′S 104°29′E / 3.02°S 104.48°E / -3.02; 104.48
Sovereign state Indonesia
provinceSouth Sumatra
Regency seatIndralaya
Onder Afdeeling (Dutch rule)as Ogan Ilir ca.1900
Karesidenanas Palembang ca.1945
Kabupaten (Regency)as Ogan Komering Ilir since 1956
Kabupaten (Regency)since 2003
Government
 • TypeRegency
 • Regent / BupatiMawardi Yahya
 • Vice Regent / Wakil BupatiMuhammad Daud Hasyim
Area
 • Total2,666.07 km2 (1,029.38 sq mi)
Population
 (2015)
 • Total408,703
 • Density153.3/km2 (397/sq mi)
 • Ethnicity
Malay (Ogan Pegagan Penesak) Javanese
 [1]
Time zoneUTC+7 (Western Indonesia Time)
Postcode
306xx, 308xx
Area code(s)+ 62 711 : 0711, + 62 712 : 0712
Distance from Inderalaya to Palembang32 km
Websiteoganilirkab.go.id

Ogan Ilir Regency covers an area of 2,666.07 km², and had a population of 380,904 at the 2010 Census[3] and 408,703 at the 2015 Census.[4]

Administrative districtsEdit

Based on Presidential Decree No.37/2003, Ogan Komering Ilir Regency was divided into two regencies, namely Ogan Komering Ilir Regency and Ogan Ilir Regency. Ogan Ilir Regency then included the 6 districts of Indralaya (as the capital), Tanjung Raja, Tanjung Batu, Muara Kuang, Pemulutan and Rantau Alai. This Regency is now administratively composed of sixteen districts (kecamatan), comprising 241 villages (14 kelurahan and 227 desa). Their areas (in km2) and their 2010[5] Census populations are listed below:

Name Area
(in km2)
Population
Census 2010
Number of
villages
Muara Kuang 300.75 17,430 14
Rambang Kuang 528.82 19,780 13
Lubuk Keliat 207.67 16,484 10
Tanjung Batu 263.75 42,158 21
Payaraman 180.57 21,728 13
Rantau Alai 62.16 10,713 13
Kandis 50.25 10,293 12
Tanjung Raya 70.41 40,873 19
Rantau Panjang 40.85 16,481 12
Sungai Pinang 42.62 23,122 13
Pemulutan 122.92 40,708 25
Pemulutan Selatan
(South Pemulutan)
61.49 16,426 15
Pemulutan Barat
(West Pemulutan)
60.00 12,428 11
Indralaya 101.22 37,553 20
Indralaya Utara
(North Indralaya)
472.33 34,421 16
Indralaya Selatan
(South Indralaya)
100.26 20,306 14

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2018.
  2. ^ http://www.kemendagri.go.id/pages/profil-daerah/kabupaten/id/16/name/sumatera-selatan/detail/1610/ogan-ilir
  3. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.
  4. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2018.
  5. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2019.