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Indonesia Facts

  • Name: Indonesia
    (long form) Republic of Indonesia
  • Capital City: Jakarta (10,187,595 pop.)
    (28,019,545 metro)
  • Indonesia Population: 251,160,124 (2013 est.)
  • World Populations (all countries)
  • Currency: Indonesian rupiah
    (conversion rates)

    Boliviano
    1000 rupiah
  • Ethnicity: Javanese 40.6%, Sundanese 15%, Madurese 3.3%, Minangkabau 2.7%, Betawi 2.4%, Bugis 2.4%, Banten 2%, Banjar 1.7%, other or unspecified 29.9%
  • GDP total: $1.212 trillion (2012 est.)
  • GDP per capita: $5,000 (2012 est.)
  • Land Sizes
  • Language: Bahasa Indonesia (official, modified form of Malay), English, Dutch, local dialects (the most widely spoken of which is Javanese)
  • Largest Cities: (by population) Jakarta, Surabaya, Medan, Bandung, Bekasi, Palembang, Tangerang, Makassar, Semarang, Depok
  • Name: Indonesia's name comes from the Latin and Greek Indus and nesos, meaning "island."
  • National Day: August 17
  • Religion: Muslim 86.1%, Protestant 5.7%, Roman Catholic 3%, Hindu 1.8%, other or unspecified 3.4%
  • Symbols

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