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Country Stats

  • Name: Republic of Indonesia
  • Area:1,904,569 km2
  • Population: 255,461,700
  • Capital City: Jakrata
  • Gross Domestic Product: $2.840 trillion
  • Currency: Indonesian Rupiah
  • Major Religions: Islam, Protestantism,Catholicism, Hinduism, Buddhism and Confucianism
  • Per Capita Income: $3,511
  • GINI Coefficient: 35.6
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About The Country

Indonesia is an archipelago comprising thousands of islands. With an estimated total population of over 252 million people, Indonesia is the world's fourth-most-populous country. It encompasses 34 provinces, of which five have Special Administrative status. The country shares land borders with Papua New Guinea, East Timor, and Malaysia.

Indonesia is a republic with a presidential system. As a unitary state, power is concentrated in the central government.Indonesia's size, tropical climate, and archipelagic geography, support the world's second highest level of biodiversity after Brazil. Its flora and fauna is a mixture of Asian and Australasian species.Indonesia has a mixed economy in which both the private sector and government play significant roles. The country is the largest economy in Southeast Asia and a member of the G-20 major economies.

More than 700 living languages are spoken in Indonesia.The most popular sports are badminton and football. Indonesia has about 300 ethnic groups, each with cultural identities developed over centuries, and influenced by Indian, Arabic, Chinese, and European sources.

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