East Java

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East Java
Flag of East Java
Coat of arms of East Java
Location of East Java in Indonesia
Location of East Java in Indonesia
Established25 February 1950
and largest city
 • BodyEast Java Provincial Government
 • GovernorKhofifah Indar Parawansa
 • Vice GovernorEmil Dardak
 • Total47,799.75 km2 (18,455.59 sq mi)
 • Rank14th in Indonesia
Highest elevation
3,676 m (12,060 ft)
 (mid 2019)[1][2]
 • Total39,744,800
 • Rank2nd in Indonesia
 • Density830/km2 (2,200/sq mi)
 • Ethnic groups80% Javanese
17% Madurese
3% Chinese[3]
 • Religion in Indonesia96% Islam
2.4% Christianity
0.6% Buddhism
0.5% Hinduism
0.1% Confucianism
0.04% other (including Kejawen)[4]
 • Languages of IndonesiaIndonesian (official)
Javanese (regional)
Madurese (regional)
Osing, Tenggerese
Time zoneUTC+7 (Indonesia Western Time)
ISO 3166 codeID-JI
HDIIncrease 0.715 (High)
HDI rank15th in Indonesia (2019)
GRP NominalIncrease$166.37 billion[5]
GDP PPP (2019)Increase$546.80 billion[5]
GDP rank2nd in Indonesia (2019)
Nominal per capitaUS$4,191 (2019)[5]
PPP per capitaUS$13,775 (2019)[5]
Per capita rank8th in Indonesia (2019)

East Java (Indonesian: Jawa Timur) is a province of Indonesia. It has a land border only with the province of Central Java to the west.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Statistik Indonesia 2018". Badan Pusat Statistik. Retrieved July 24, 2018.
  2. "Estimasi Penduduk Menurut Umur Tunggal Dan Jenis Kelamin 2014 Kementerian Kesehatan" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2014-02-08. Retrieved 2014-04-09.
  3. Indonesia's Population: Ethnicity and Religion in a Changing Political Landscape. Institute of Southeast Asian Studies. 2003.
  4. "Keagamaan 2009". Archived from the original on 2016-03-04. Retrieved 2010-08-13.
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 "Indonesia". Badan Pusat Statistik. Retrieved 20 May 2020.