PAPUA Province

Official Name : Papua (previously Dutsch New Guinea; Irian Barat; Irian Jaya)

Origin of Name :

History :

Founded :

Location :

Capital :

Pop: / Area:

Province Seal :

Motto :

Administrative Divisions : 1 city & 28 regencies

Unfortunately until this blog is writen (Sept’12) the newest administrative map of Papua Province is not yet available, the following map is the previous division which is 1 autonomous city and 20 regencies (the newer regencies will be noted as part of their previous regencies) :

*Northern group

1. Kota Jayapura (autonomous city as well as the provincial capital)

2. JAYAPURA REGENCY (Sentani)

3. KEEROM (Waris)

4. SARMI (Sarmi)

5. WAROPEN (Botawa)

6. YAPEN WAROPEN/KEPULAUAN YAPEN (Serui)

7. BIAK NUMFOR (Biak City)

8. SUPIORI (Sorendiweri)

*Central group

9. PEGUNUNGAN BINTANG (Oksibil)

10. YAHUKIMO (Sumohai)

11. JAYAWIJAYA (Wamena)

12. TOLIKARA (Karubaga)

13. PUNCAKJAYA (Kotamulia)

14. PANIAI (Enarotali)

15. NABIRE (Nabire City)

*Southern group

16. MIMIKA (Timika)

17. ASMAT (Asgats)

18. MAPPI (Kepi)

19. BOVEN DIGOEL (Tanah Merah)

20. MERAUKE (Merauke City)

*New Regencies (not shown in the above map)

21. MAMBERAMO RAYA (Burmeso) -created from part of Sarmi (#4) & Waropen (#5)

22. MAMBERAMO TENGAH (Bukakma) -created from part of Sarmi (#4) & Waropen (#5)

23. DEIYAI (Tigi) -created from part of Paniai (#14)

24. DOGIYAI (Kigamani) -created from part of Nabire (#15)

25. INTAN JAYA (Sugapa) -created from part of Paniai (#14)

26. LANNY JAYA (Tiom) -created from part of  (#)

27. NDUGA (Kenyam) -created from part of Jayawijaya (#11)

28. PUNCAK (Ilaga) -created from part of  (#)

29. YALIMO (Elelim) -created from part of  (#)

ZIP Code :/ Phone Code:

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Airports:

Province Fauna/Floral:

Ethnics of origin:

Food:

 

Folksong:  Dance-art:

Traditional Clothes:

Traditional weapon 

Traditional house :

Downtown & Mall :

Port :

Rivers, Mountain & Natural :

National Park/Ocean Park :

Bridge & Dam :

Places of Interest :  *Historical Tourism, including : *Religious Tourism, including :  *Adventure Tourism : *Shopping Tourism : (handicrafts as well as many Malaysian & Singaporean products)

Visit : Pics of Provincial Capitol & Landmarks (click here):

Official Map:

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