Indonesia

Indonesia

a republic stretching from the indian ocean east to new guinea, comprising six main islands: java, sumatra, bali, kalimantan (the indonesian portion of the island of borneo), sulawesi (formerly known as the celebes) and irian jaya (the western part of new guinea). Its capital is djakarta. The ethnic groups living there are largely chinese, arab, eurasian, indian, and pakistani; 85% of the peoples are of the islamic faith.


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



This page was last modified on 3 October 2005, at 21:16. This page has been accessed 1,483 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link