Pelalawan Regency

Pelalawan is a regency (kabupaten) of Riau Province, Indonesia. It is located on the island of Sumatra. The regency has an area of 13,067.29 km² and had a population of 301,829 at the 2010 Census and 390,046 at the 2020 Census, including 201,685 male and 188,361 female.[2] The administrative centre is at the town of Pangkalan Kerinci.

Pelalawan Regency
(Kabupaten Pelalawan)
The Pelalawan palace
The Pelalawan palace
Flag of Pelalawan Regency
Coat of arms of Pelalawan Regency
Lokasi Riau Kabupaten Pelalawan.svg
CountryIndonesia
ProvinceRiau
Regency seatPangkalan Kerinci
Area
 • Total13,067.29 km2 (5,045.31 sq mi)
Population
 (2020 Census)[1]
 • Total390,046
 • Density30/km2 (77/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+7 (WIB)
Websitepelalawankab.go.id

Administrative districtsEdit

The regency is divided into twelve districts (kecamatan), listed below with their areas and their populations at the 2010 Census[3] and the 2020 Census.[4] The table also includes the locations of the district administrative centres, and the number of villages (rural desa and urban kelurahan) in each district; of the 14 kelurahan, one (the district administrative centre) was in each district, except that Pangkalan Kerinci had 3 kelurahan.

Name Area
in km2
Population
Census 2010
Population
Census 2020
Admin
centre
No. of
villages
Langgam 1,476.29 21,968 32,997 Langgam 8
Pangkalan Kerinci 217.26 69,444 94,585 Pangkalan Kerinci 7
Bandar Sei Kijang 325.03 17,175 21,481 Sekijang 5
Pangkalan Kuras 1,224.55 45,072 61,123 Sorek Satu 17
Ukui 1,337.47 32,293 40,298 Ukui Satu 12
Pangkalan Lesung 438.08 25,251 29,832 Pangkalan Lesung 10
Bunut 444.65 11,754 15,465 Pangkalan Bunut 10
Pelalawan (district) 1,469.38 15,388 19,120 Pelalawan 9
Bandar Petalangan 361.85 12,635 16,447 Rawang Empat 11
Kuala Kampar 683.39 17,622 17,837 Teluk Dalam 10
Kerumutan 976.31 19,115 24,420 Kerumutan 10
Teluk Meranti
(Meranti Bay)
4,113.03 14,112 16,441 Teluk Meranti 9
Totals 12,067.29 301,829 390,046 Pangkalan Kerinci 118

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2021.
  2. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2021.
  3. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.
  4. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2021.

Coordinates: 0°16′00″N 101°40′01″E / 0.26667°N 101.66694°E / 0.26667; 101.66694