South Manokwari Regency

South Manokwari Regency is a regency of West Papua Province of Indonesia. It was formed in 2013 from the southern districts of Manokwari Regency. The population of the area now comprised in the new regency was 18,564 at the 2010 Census; the latest official estimate (for mid 2019) is 23,617.[2] The administrative centre is the town of Ransiki.

South Manokwari Regency

Kabupaten Manokwari Selatan
Official seal of South Manokwari Regency
Seal
Motto(s): 
Bersatu Membangun
(Unite to Build)
Location in Indonesian Papua
Location in Indonesian Papua
South Manokwari Regency is located in Indonesia
South Manokwari Regency
South Manokwari Regency
Location in Indonesia
Coordinates: 1°04′47″S 133°58′02″E / 1.0798°S 133.9673°E / -1.0798; 133.9673Coordinates: 1°04′47″S 133°58′02″E / 1.0798°S 133.9673°E / -1.0798; 133.9673
CountryIndonesia
ProvinceWest Papua
CapitalRansiki
Government
 • RegentMarkus Waran
 • Vice RegentWempy Rengkung
Area
 • Total2,789.12 km2 (1,076.89 sq mi)
Population
 (2019)[1]
 • Total23,517
 • Density8.4/km2 (22/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+9 (Indonesia Eastern Time)
Area code(+62) 980
Websitemanselkab.go.id

AdministrationEdit

South Manokwari Regency is divided into six districts (kecamatan), listed below with their areas and their 2010 Census population:[3] The table also includes the number of administrative villages (desa and kelurahan) in each district and its post code.

Name Area
in km2
Population
Census 2010[3]
Number of
villages
Post
code
Ransiki 1,178.05 7,683 13 98324
Momi Waren 440.01 2,030 7 98322
Nenei 436.18 1,193 7 98323
Oransbari 337.48 5,010 14 98321
Tahota 178.22 581 4 98325
Dataran Isim 219.18 2,067 12 98326
Totals 2,789.12 18,564 57

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2020.
  2. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2020.
  3. ^ a b Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.

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