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Flag Description
The design of the flag is simple with two equal horizontal bands, red (top) and white (bottom) with an overall ratio of 2:3. Red represents courage, while white represents purity of intent.

Independence / Republic Days
Independence from the Netherlands
- Declared 17 August 1945
- Acknowledged 27 December 1949


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Calling code

Rupiah (IDR)

Geographic Coordinates
6°10.5'S 106°49.7'E

Official language

Southeastern Asia, archipelago between the Indian Ocean and the Pacific Ocean

Geographic coordinates
5 00 S, 120 00 E

Map references
Southeast Asia

total: 1,904,569 sq km
country comparison to the world: 15
land: 1,811,569 sq km
water: 93,000 sq km

Area - comparative
Area comparison map:

54,716 km

Maritime claims
measured from claimed archipelagic straight baselines
territorial sea: 12 nm
exclusive economic zone: 200 nm

Elevation extremes
lowest point: Indian Ocean 0 m
highest point: Puncak Jaya 4,884 m

noun: Indonesian(s)
adjective: Indonesian

Bahasa Indonesia (official, modified form of Malay), English, Dutch, local dialects (of which the most widely spoken is Javanese)
note: more than 700 languages are used in Indonesia

Flag description
two equal horizontal bands of red (top) and white; the colors derive from the banner of the Majapahit Empire of the 13th-15th centuries; red symbolizes courage, white represents purity
note: similar to the flag of Monaco, which is shorter; also similar to the flag of Poland, which is white (top) and red

National symbol(s)
garuda (mythical bird)

National anthem
name: "Indonesia Raya" (Great Indonesia)

National Anthem lyrics/music
note: adopted 1945

revenues: $137.5 billion
expenditures: $166 billion (2013 est.)

Taxes and other revenues
15.8% of GDP (2013 est.)
country comparison to the world: 189

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Welcome to Indonesia
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