Indonesia Explained

Native Name:Republik Indonesia
Conventional Long Name:Republic of Indonesia
Common Name:Indonesia
National Motto:Bhinneka Tunggal Ika(Old Javanese)
Unity in Diversity

National ideology: Pancasila[1]
National Anthem:
Indonesia Raya
"Great Indonesia"
Official Languages:Indonesian
Capital:Jakarta
Demonym:Indonesian
Ethnic Groups: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%
Ethnic Groups Year:2000
Latd:6
Latm:10.5
Latns:S
Longd:106
Longm:49.7
Longew:E
Largest City:capital
Government Type:Unitary presidential constitutional republic
Leader Title1:President
Leader Name1:Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono
Leader Title2:Vice President
Leader Name2:Boediono
Legislature:People's Consultative Assembly
Upper House:Regional Representative Council
Lower House:People's Representative Council
Area Rank:15th
Area Magnitude:1 E+12
Area Km2:1,919,440
Area Sq Mi:735,355
Area Label:Land
Area Label2:Water (%)
Area Data2:4.85
Population Estimate:237,424,363
Population Estimate Rank:4th
Population Estimate Year:2011
Population Census:237,424,363
Population Census Year:2011
Population Density Km2:123.76
Population Density Sq Mi:323.05
Population Density Rank:84th
Gdp Ppp Year:2011
Gdp Ppp:$1.126 trillion[2]
Gdp Ppp Rank:15th
Gdp Ppp Per Capita:$4,744
Gdp Ppp Per Capita Rank:122nd
Gdp Nominal Year:2011
Gdp Nominal:$834.331 billion
Gdp Nominal Rank:17th
Gdp Nominal Per Capita:$3,514
Gdp Nominal Per Capita Rank:107th
Hdi Year:2011
Hdi: 0.617[3]
Hdi Rank:124th
Hdi Category:medium
Gini:36.8 (medium)
Gini Year:2011
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Notes and References

  1. Vickers (2005), p. 117
  2. Web site: Indonesia. International Monetary Fund. 26 October 2011.
  3. Web site: Human Development Report 2011. 2 November 2011. 2011.