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Purwakarta Regency is a regency (kabupaten) of West Java, Indonesia. The town of Purwakarta is its capital.

Purwakarta Regency
Kabupaten Purwakarta
Other transcription(s)
 • Sundaneseᮊᮘᮥᮕᮒᮦᮔ᮪ ᮕᮥᮁᮝᮊᮁᮒ
Official seal of Purwakarta Regency
Seal
Motto(s): Wibawa Karta Raharja
Location within West Java
Location within West Java
Purwakarta Regency is located in Java
Purwakarta Regency
Purwakarta Regency
Location in Java and Indonesia
Purwakarta Regency is located in Indonesia
Purwakarta Regency
Purwakarta Regency
Purwakarta Regency (Indonesia)
Coordinates: 6°33′22″S 107°26′32″E / 6.5560°S 107.4421°E / -6.5560; 107.4421Coordinates: 6°33′22″S 107°26′32″E / 6.5560°S 107.4421°E / -6.5560; 107.4421
CountryIndonesia
ProvinceWest Java
Government
 • RegentAnne Ratna Mustika
Area
 • Total825.74 km2 (318.82 sq mi)
Population (2015)
 • Total916,912
Time zoneUTC+07:00 (WIB)
Area code(s)0264
HDIIncrease 0.678 (Medium)
Websitewww.purwakartakab.go.id

The area of the Regency is 825.74 km2 with a Census population of 852,521 in 2010. The latest official estimate (as at 2015) is 916,812, for a density of 1,110.3 people per km2.[1]

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Administrative divisionsEdit

The Purwakarta Regency is divided into 17 districts (kecamatan), listed below with their areas and their populations at the 2010 Census.[2]

Toll Road AccessEdit

KM Toll Road Destination
76 Cipularang Toll Road Sadang, Purwakarta, Subang
84 Jatiluhur, Purwakarta, Ciganea

Harmoni Award 2016Edit

Religion Ministry has awarded Harmoni Award 2016 to Purwakarta Regency due to religion tolerancy in this area. It is the only one award from 10 awards across Indonesia, although West Java Province is categorized by Setara Institute is the best of tolerancy in Indonesia. West Java Province itself has got nothing.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Profil Daerah Jawa Barat Archived 2013-12-30 at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.
  3. ^ Gita Pratiwi (February 26, 2017). "Pelayanan ke Semua Agama Baik, Purwakarta Diganjar Harmoni Award".

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