Why is Indonesia so heavily populated?

Is Indonesia an overpopulated country?

Country’s population has topped 270M, over 56% living on Java Island, according to 2020 census results. Indonesia’s population increased by 32.56 million over the past decade, the country’s statistics authority has announced.

Is Indonesia the most populated?

With more than 270 million people, Indonesia is the world’s fourth-most populous country and the most populous Muslim-majority country. Java, the world’s most populous island, is home to more than half of the country’s population.

Indonesia.

Republic of Indonesia Republik Indonesia (Indonesian)
ISO 3166 code ID
Internet TLD .id

What is considered wealthy in Indonesia?

In 2019, the median wealth per person increased to a six-year high of about 1.98 thousand U.S. dollars. In that year, about 82 percent of the Indonesian adult population had wealth under ten thousand U.S. dollars.

Is Indonesia richer than Vietnam?

Vietnam has a GDP per capita of $6,900 as of 2017, while in Indonesia, the GDP per capita is $12,400 as of 2017.

What countries are most overpopulated?

This treemap visualization, adapted from PopulationPyramid.net, is an overview of the global population in 2020, showing us the world’s most populous countries.

The 50 Most Populous Countries.

Country Population (2020)
1 China 1,439,323,774
2 India 1,380,004,385
3 U.S. 331,002,647
4 Indonesia 273,523,621

What percentage of Indonesia is Chinese?

2010

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Ethnic group Population (million) Percentage
Balinese 3.028 1.51
Chinese Indonesian 2.832 1.20
Sasak 2.611 1.17
Makassarese 1.982 0.99

Is Borneo a part of Indonesia?

Covering an area of roughly 287,000 square miles, Borneo is the third-largest island in the world. It is divided into four political regions: Kalimantan belongs to Indonesia; Sabah and Sarawak are part of Malaysia; a small remaining region comprises the sultanate of Brunei.

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