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Indonesia / COVID-19
Population 237,512,352
Total Confirmed 6090509
Active 5933769
Total deaths 156740
Total recovered 0
Death rate 2.57 %


<p>Indonesia ( (listen) IN-də-NEE-zhə), officially the Republic of Indonesia (Indonesian: Republik Indonesia [reˈpublik ɪndoˈnesia] (listen)), is a Nation in Southeast Asia and Oceania, between the Indian and Pacific oceans. </p>It is made up of over seventeen thousand islands, including Sumatra, Java, Borneo (Kalimantan), Sulawesi, and New Guinea (Papua). Indonesia is the world's largest island country and the 14th largest country by land area, at 1,904,569 square kilometres (735,358 square miles). With over 267 million people, it is the most populous Muslim-majority country as well as the world country. Java, the world's most populous island, is home to over half of the country's population. The sovereign state is a presidential republic with an elected legislature. It has 34 provinces, of which five have standing. The country's capital, Jakarta, is the second-most populous area in the world. The country shares land boundaries with East Timor, Papua New Guinea, and the eastern portion of Malaysia. Neighbouring countries include Singapore, Vietnam, the Philippines, Australia, Palau, and India's Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Despite densely populated areas and its large population, Indonesia has vast areas of wilderness that support among the world's highest levels. The Indonesian archipelago has been a valuable region for commerce since the 7th century when afterwards Majapahit and Srivijaya traded with things. Foreign influences were absorbed by rulers from the early centuries and Hindu and Buddhist kingdoms flourished. Sufi scholars and sunni traders brought Islam, while Christianity was introduced by Europeans through colonisation. Although occasionally interrupted by the Portuguese, French and British, the Dutch were the foremost colonial power for a lot of the 350-year presence in the archipelago. The concept of"Indonesia" as a nation-state emerged in the early 20th century and the country proclaimed its independence in 1945. It was not until 1949 that the Dutch recognized the sovereignty after an conflict between the two of Indonesia. Indonesia is made up of hundreds of distinct cultural and linguistic groups, with the largest one being the Javanese. A shared identity has developed together with the motto"Bhinneka Tunggal Ika" ("Unity in Diversity" literally,"many, one"), characterized by a national language, cultural diversity, religious pluralism within a Muslim-majority population, and a history of colonialism and rebellion against it. The economy of Indonesia is the world's 16th largest by 7th and nominal GDP by GDP at PPP. The Nation is a member of several multilateral organisations, including the UN, WTO, IMF, G20, and a founding member of Non-Aligned Movement, Association of Southeast Asian Nations, Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation, East Asia Summit, Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, and Organisation of Islamic Cooperation.

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