Database of Indonesia

Indonesia is the world's largest archipelagic country consisting of 17,508 islands. Indonesia is the fourth most populous nation in the world and the largest Muslim country in the world. The resident population in Indonesia in 2006 amounted to 222 million people. Indonesia consists of distinct ethnic, linguistic and religious differences.

Through this site, you can browse the famous places in Indonesia, looking for profiles of famous people in Indonesia, or even find the meaning of various words in the Indonesian language.

Where is Indonesia?

Indonesia is a country in Southeast Asia. Geographically, Indonesia is crossed by the equator and located between the continents of Asia and Australia as well as between the Pacific and Indian Ocean. Indonesia is bordered by Malaysia on Borneo island, with Papua New Guinea on the island of Papua, and Timor Leste in the Timor Island.

Capital of Indonesia is Jakarta, located on the northwest coast of Java Island. Jakarta is the largest and the most populous city in Indonesia, even tenth-largest city in the world.

The most popular place in Indonesia is the Island of Bali, the largest tourist destination in Indonesia.

Lying along the equator, Indonesia has a tropical climate, with two distinct monsoonal wet and dry seasons.

Indonesia traversed by the Ring of Fire, the circum-Pacific seismic belt. The geography of Indonesia is dominated by volcanoes that are formed due to subduction zones between the Eurasian plate and the Indo-Australian plate. There are hundreds of volcanoes that make Indonesia prone to eruptions and earthquakes.

Who is The President of Indonesia?

Current president of Indonesia is Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono (SBY), while the vice president is Boediono. Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono is a retired Army general officer and senior politician of the Democratic Party. He won the 2004 presidential election and re-election in 2009.


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Indonesian to English Translation

Translate any word from Indonesian to English, along with example sentences and additional explanations.

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Search Indonesian People

Find profiles of public figures, artists, and those other famous Indonesian people.

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SyahriniDinda KiranaMikha TambayongJessica IskandarJoanna Alexandra

Find Places in Indonesia

Information on tourist sites, islands, mountains, or other famous places in Indonesia.

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Anyer BeachDieng PlateauMalioboroUbudSanur Beach