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Mappi Regency

Mappi Regency

Kabupaten Mappi
Official seal of Mappi Regency
Seal
Mappi Regency is located in Western New Guinea
Mappi Regency
Mappi Regency
Mappi Regency is located in Indonesia
Mappi Regency
Mappi Regency
Mappi Regency (Indonesia)
Coordinates: 6°29′59″S 139°20′40″E / 6.4997°S 139.3444°E / -6.4997; 139.3444
Country Indonesia
ProvinceCoat of arms of Papua.svgPapua
CapitalKepi
Government
 • RegentKristosimus Agawemu
 • Vice RegentIbnu Jaya Suud
Area
 • Total24,118 km2 (9,312 sq mi)
Population
 (2014)
 • Total100,479
 • Density4.2/km2 (11/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+9 (Indonesia Eastern Time)
Area code(+62) 411
Websitewww.mappikab.go.id

Mappi Regency is one of the regencies (kabupaten) in the southern portion of Papua Province of Indonesia. It was split off from Merauke Regency (of which it had been a component part) on 12 November 2002. It covers an area of 24,118.00 km2, and had a population of 81,658 at the 2010 Census;[1] the latest official estimate (as at January 2014) is 100,479. The administrative centre is the town of Kepi.

Administrative districts

Mappi Regency in 2010 comprised ten districts (kecamatan), listed below with their populations at the 2010 Census:[2] However, by 2018 the number of districts had been increased to fifteen, comprising 164 administrative villages. The five additional districts that have been created since 2010 are Bamgi, Passue Bawah, Syahcame, Ti Zain and Yakomi.

References

  1. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.
  2. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.

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