The Republic of Indonesia is located in Southeast Asia, on an archipelago of more than 17,508 islands near the equator. The total land area is 782,665 square miles, and t...
Republic of Indonesia
FLAG: The national flag, adopted in 1949, consists of a red horizontal stripe above a white stripe.
ANTHEM: Indonesia Raya (Great In...
Indonesia: Grappling with Unrest in Irian Jaya and Aceh
The Indonesian regions of Aceh and Irian Jaya have flared with violence as ethnic populations reject the authority of the Jakarta g...
Located in Southeast Asia, Indonesia is the largest archipelagic nation (i.e., one consisting entirely of island groups), the fourth most-populous nation (211.7 million in 2002, according to...
POPULATION 231,328,092MUSLIM 88.8 percentPROTESTANT 5 percentCATHOLIC 2.9 percentHINDU 2.4 percentBUDDHIST 0.7 percentOTHER 0.2 percent
The Republic of Ind...