Penukal Abab Lematang Ilir Regency

Penukal Abab Lematang Ilir Regency (often abbreviated to PALI) is a regency of South Sumatra Province, Indonesia. It takes its name from the three main rivers which flow through that area - the Penukal River, Abab River and Lematang River - while the name Ilir means "downstream" (it denote the downstream part of the Lematang River). Talang Ubi is the administrative centre of this regency. The regency borders Musi Banyuasin Regency to the north, Banyuasin Regency, and Muara Enim Regency to the east and the south, and by Musi Rawas Regency, and Muara Enim Regency to the west.[2]

Penukal Abab Lematang Ilir Regency

Kabupaten Penukal Abab Lematang Ilir

PALI Regency
Official seal of Penukal Abab Lematang Ilir Regency
Seal
Nickname(s): 
PALI
Motto(s): 
Serepat Serasan
Location within South Sumatra
Location within South Sumatra
Penukal Abab Lematang Ilir Regency is located in Southern Sumatra
Penukal Abab Lematang Ilir Regency
Penukal Abab Lematang Ilir Regency
Location in Southern Sumatra, Sumatra and Indonesia
Penukal Abab Lematang Ilir Regency is located in Sumatra
Penukal Abab Lematang Ilir Regency
Penukal Abab Lematang Ilir Regency
Penukal Abab Lematang Ilir Regency (Sumatra)
Penukal Abab Lematang Ilir Regency is located in Indonesia
Penukal Abab Lematang Ilir Regency
Penukal Abab Lematang Ilir Regency
Penukal Abab Lematang Ilir Regency (Indonesia)
Coordinates: 3°12′48″S 104°05′14″E / 3.2134°S 104.0872°E / -3.2134; 104.0872
Country Indonesia
RegionSumatra
ProvinceSouth Sumatra
Historic residencyPalembang Residency
Established11 January 2013; 7 years ago (2013-01-11)
Founded byGovernment of Indonesia
Regency seatTalang Ubi
Government
 • TypeRegency Government
 • RegentHeri Amalindo
 • Vice RegentFerdian Andreas Lacony
Area
 • Total1,840 km2 (710 sq mi)
Population
 (mid 2019)[1]
 • Total190,062
 • Density100/km2 (270/sq mi)
 • Ethnicity
Malay Javanese
Time zoneUTC+7 (Indonesia Western Standard Time)
Postcode
312xx
Area code(+62) 713
Websitepalikab.go.id

The regency was established on 14 December 2012, comprising five districts which were formerly part of Muara Enim Regency.[3] These five districts had a combined area of 1,840 sq2 and a population of 165,474 at the 2010 Census and 179,334 at the 2015 Census; the latest official estimate of population (as at 1 July 2019) is 190,062.[4]

Administrative districtsEdit

Penukal Abab Lematang Ilir Regency is composed of the following five districts (kecamatan), listed below with their areas and populations at the 2010 Census:[5]

Name Area
(in km2)
Population
Census 2010
Abab 262 23,207
Penukal 354 26,978
Penukal Utara 334 20,794
Talang Ubi 726 67,258
Tanah Abang 207 27,237
Totals 1,840 154,474

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2019.
  2. ^ http://palikab.go.id/html/profil.php?id=profil&kode=12&profil=Sejarah%20Singkat
  3. ^ DPR Sahkan 7 Kabupaten Baru. www.kompas.com. Sabtu, 15 December 2012. Accessed 30 December 2012
  4. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2019.
  5. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.

Coordinates: 3°12′48″S 104°05′14″E / 3.2134°S 104.0872°E / -3.2134; 104.0872