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Central Java Province, Indonesia

TIME:2020-10-19 11:28 Source: 21st-Century Maritime Cooperation Committee


  Central Java Province, Indonesia


  Central Java Province, Indonesia

Central Java is a province of Indonesia, located in the middle of the island of Java. Its administrative capital is Semarang. It is bordered by West Java in the west, the Indian Ocean and the Special Region of Yogyakarta in the south, East Java in the east, and the Java Sea in the north. It has a total area of 32,548 km², with a population of 34,552,500 in mid 2019. GDP in the province of Central Java was estimated to be around $US 98 billion in 2010, with a per capita income of around $US 3,300. Much of Central Java is a fertile agricultural region. The primary food crop is wet rice. An elaborate irrigation network of canals, dams, aqueducts, and reservoirs has greatly contributed to Central Java's rice-growing capacity over the centuries. Central Java is home to several notable state universities. There are several tourism sites in Central Java.