Jawa Barat · Population

Question: What is the population of Jawa Barat? Answer: Jawa Barat (West Java), Indonesia (capital: Bandung) - last known population is ≈ 43 053 700 (year 2010). This was 17.819% of total Indonesia population. In this year, Jawa Barat population density was 1217 p/km². If population growth rate would be same as in period 2005-2010 (+2.02%/year), Jawa Barat population in 2018 would be: 50 505 742*.

Population history [1]

Annual population change

[1971-1980] +2.69 %/year
[1980-1990] +2.57 %/year
[1990-1995] +2.07 %/year
[1995-2000] -1.84 %/year
[2000-2005] +1.75 %/year
[2005-2010] +2.02 %/year


GPS coordinates: -7.090911, 107.668887

Jawa Barat on city and population density map

City density [2]population density [3]Legend (Click on marker to hide it)

Sources, Notices

1971c, 1980c, 1990c, 1995c, 2000c, 2005c, 2010c. Legend: e-estimate, c-census, o-other, ..
* Unofficial, calculated population.
** In some cases boundaries changes also influence the comparability of the population data. Data is provided "as is" without warranty or any representation of accuracy, timeliness or completeness. Terms of use.
[1] Sources
Badan Pusat Statistik Indonesia
Population of Indonesia by Province 1971, 1980, 1990, 1995 , 2000 and 2010
Census 2010
Demographic Yearbook Population Censuses' Datasets (1995 - Present) y2005, 2010, cities 100000+
Berita resmi statistik:Hasil Sensus Penduduk 2000 PDF Statistics Indonesia. June 3, 2002.
Seznam měst v Indonésii y1990 (Cz.). Ret.2015-11-27
[2] City density map, generated by population.city using data provided to us by 1km.net website. Every circle is city with population over 5000. Link
[3] Population density map generated by instructions from daysleeperrr on reddig. Link1. Used data source is the Gridded Population of the World (GPW), v3 online at the the Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC) at Columbia University. Link2. Additional urban land cover: Extracted from Global Land Cover Characteristics Data Base Version 2.0 and Binary MOD12Q1 data on shadedrelief.com. Link3 (PNG,0.5Mb).