East Java

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East Java
Flag of East Java
Flag
Coat of arms of East Java
Coat of arms
Location of East Java in Indonesia
Location of East Java in Indonesia
Established25 February 1950
Capital
and largest city
Surabaya
Government
 • BodyEast Java Provincial Government
 • GovernorKhofifah Indar Parawansa
 • Vice GovernorEmil Dardak
Area
 • Total47,799.75 km2 (18,455.59 sq mi)
Area rank14th in Indonesia
Highest elevation
3,676 m (12,060 ft)
Population
 (mid 2019)[1][2]
 • Total39,744,800
 • Rank2nd in Indonesia
 • Density830/km2 (2,200/sq mi)
Demographics
 • 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)
Websitejatimprov.go.id

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.