Although Indonesia is well known in South-East Asia and Australia adjacent, few people know much of Indonesia. Here are seven surprising facts of Indonesia.
The Forth largest worlds
The Indonesia has officially over 225 million people, an estimated 10 percent of Indonesians live in or around the capital of Nations, Jakarta. most Indonesians is under the age of 25, with a higher percentage of females. The Indonesia is a young country.
2. a nation of Islands
The Indonesia has officially over 17,000 islands, spread across Ocean 5000 kilometres. many of these islands are sparsely populated, with the majority of Indonesian citizens living on the island of Java, were that the capital of Nations is located.
3. political system
Indonesia is a modern democracy, with a regional Parliament and Governments through its provinces and Islands.Since 1998, Indonesia has developed a system of de-political centralization and democracy, American-based primary system-with an elected President and Parliament, every five years.
The Indonesia is still rich in natural resources, such as the modernisation of Nations based on the American model, was fuelled by its oil, natural gas, gold, precious stones, and forestry exports. This is changing, as the Indonesia became a net importer of oil, but still has a strong localized industrial base, a regional tourism sector and a maritime economy stable.
Although bahasa Indonesia is the official language, many people speak their language "local" at home and use bahasa Indonesia business.There are an estimated 2000 local languages used in Indonesia, diffuse through the Islands that make up this unique nation.
Indonesia is located on the Pacific rim of fire, with active volcanoes, scattered all over the islands of Indonesia; Many are still active, now extinct others have created some of the most rich farming land in the world.
7. religious diversity
Indonesians are predominantly Muslim, but also many Indonesians are Christians, Catholics, Buddhist, Hindu and in some remote areas of Indonesia animalists. Constitution guarantees freedom of religion and the protection of religious and ethnic rights. Stability and acceptance between religious communities, has helped create a nation of reasonably tolerant and open minded.
The Indonesia is a land of contrasts of a thousand, from its Western as Jakarta city trying, with strip-malls, suburbia and modern industry quite remote back drops were life isn't really changed for centuries.
It is not difficult to visit Indonesia, since many budget airlines fly to different cities and Islands. passengers regularly performed modern motor boats to the islands of RIau and Sumatra via Singapore and Malaysia. making it much easier and more convenient for visiting the unique islands of Indonesia.