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Land Area 1,811,569 km2
Water Area 93,000 km2
Total Area 1,904,569km2 (#14)
Population 258,316,051 (#4)
Population Density 142.59/km2
Government Type Presidential Republic
GDP (PPP) $3,030.00 Billion
GDP Per Capita $11,700
Currency Rupiah (IDR)
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Indonesia Flag:
Flag of Indonesia

The Indonesian flag was officially adopted on August 17, 1945.

The flag is modeled after the 13th century banner of the Indonesian Empire; the red stripe represents the body, while the white stripe represents the soul.

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Indonesia Coat of Arms:
Flag of Indonesia

Called Garuda Pancasila, the national emblem of Indonesia is composed of a Garuda (large mythical bird) and heraldic shield.

The five sections of the shield represent the five Pancasila principles of Indonesia's national philosophy, and the scroll in the Garuda's talons bears the national motto, "Bhinneka tunggal ika." ('Unity in diversity')

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Where is Puncak Jaya?

The Puncak Jaya (with its Carstensz Pyramid peak) attains an elevation of 16,024 feet in the Oceanic nation of Indonesia.

Where is the Puncak Jaya?

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This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.