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Urbanization and urban development patterns

  • Tommy Firman

Bandung | Sat, May 12 2012 | 10:15 am

PREMIUM The 2010 census shows that Indonesia’s total population increased from 203.5 million to 237.6 million in the last 10 years, and the urban population grew from 85.2 million to 118.3 million during the same period.

Likewise, the proportion of the urban population, that is, level of urbanization, increased significantly from 41.9 percent to 49.7 percent over the period.

In other wor...