Have a glance at some of the interesting facts on
cities and Islands of Indonesia. Check out this section informing more
about Indonesia in Asia.
Indonesia Facts & Figures - Indonesia is
a very unique destination located in South east region. The country is
famous throughout the world for its islands and beautiful landscapes. We
have provided below useful facts on Indonesia that will help you in
knowing more about its culture, religion, location, transport and
population. Jakarta is the capital of Indonesia.
Indonesia Facts & Figures
||Jakarta (+7 GMT)
|Chief of State:
||President Susilo Bambang YUDHOYONO.
||Bahasa Indonesia, English, Dutch, Javanese, and
other local dialects.
||Muslim, Protestant, Roman Catholic, Hindu,
||Bali: Denpasar (DPS) (Ngurah Rai),
Java: Jakarta (CGK) (Soekarno-Hatta)
||The population of Indonesia was estimated at
237,512,352 in 2008.
|Famous Tourist Attractions:
||Bali, Ubud, Jakarta, North Sulawesi and
|Best Time to Visit:
||Between May to September.
|Weather and Climate:
||The climate is hot and humid year-round in coastal
areas. The dry season from June to October, and the rainy season
starts from November ends in March.
|Islands in Indonesia:
||There are total 17,508 islands in Indonesia. Out
of these five are large islands and rest are small in size.
Kalimantan (539,450 sq.km);
Sumatra (473,606 sq.km),
Papua (421,952 sq.km),
Sulawesi (189,035 sq.km) and
Java including Madura (132,035 sq.km).
Facts | Jakarta