Overview - Indonesia

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Capital:Jakarta
Area:1,919,440 km²
Population:245,452,739 (2006 estimate)
Language(s):Bahasa Indonesien (official, modified form of Malay), English, Dutch, local dialects (Javanese).
Religion(s):Muslim - 88%, Protestant - 5%, Roman Catholic - 3%, Hindu - 2%, Buddhist - 1%, others - 1%.
Ethnic Group(s):Javanese - 45%, Sundanese - 14%, Madurese - 7.5%, coastal Malays - 7.5%, others - 26%.