Area: 1,904,569 km² (land: 1,811,569 km² water: 93,000 km²)
Population: 242,968,342 (July 2010)
Language: Bahasa Indonesia (official, modified form of Malay), English, Dutch, local dialects (the most widely spoken of which is Javanese)
Religion: Muslim 86.1%, Protestant 5.7%, Roman Catholic 3%, Hindu 1.8%, other or unspecified 3.4% (2000 census)
Climate: tropical; hot, humid; more moderate in highlands
Time Zone: UTC/GMT +7
Currency: Indonesian Rupiah [IDR]
Indonesia is an archipelago between the Indian Ocean and the Pacific Ocean in Southeastern Asia.
With a total of 2,830 km land boundaries, Indonesia shares borders with
Timor-Leste (228 km),
Malaysia (1,782 km), and
Papua New Guinea (820 km).