West Sumatra

West Sumatra is a province of . On the west coast of the island of , the province has an area of 42,012.89 km2, and it had a population of 4,846,909 at the 2010 Census and 5,534,472 at the 2020 Census.

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is the capital city of West Sumatra, . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

The are a chain of islands in off the western coast of , recognized as having some of the most perfect surfing breaks in the world. Photo: colmsurf, CC BY 2.0.

is a city of 117,000 people in West Sumatra. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, is located in the cool highlands of West Sumatra, inland from the provincial capital Padang. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is a city in West Sumatra, . Its motto is Kota Beras, abbreviation from "Bersih, Elok, Rapi, Aman dan Sejahtera". Photo: Midori, CC BY 3.0.

is in West Sumatra, . is a large crater lake with several villages bordering it. Photo: Midori, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in the Indonesian province of West Sumatra, about 30 km southeast of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small city in West Sumatra, near . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is in West Sumatra in . It is an area of natural beauty located halfway between and . Photo: algenta, CC BY 2.0.

West Sumatra

Latitude of center
-0.5828° or 0° 34' 57.9" south
Longitude of center
100.6133° or 100° 36' 48" east
Population
5,010,000
Elevation
1250 metres (4101 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 1898283479
Geo­Names ID
1626197
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Also Known As

  • Achinese: Sumatra Barat
  • Arabic: Katundan nga Sumatra
  • Arabic: سومطرة الغربية
  • Arabic: سومطرة غرب
  • Asturian: Sumatra Occidental
  • Azerbaijani: Qərbi Sumatra
  • Balinese: Sumatra Barat
  • Basque: Mendebaldeko Sumatra
  • Belarusian: Заходняя Суматра
  • Belarusian: Правінцыя Заходняя Суматра
  • Bengali: পশ্চিম সুমাত্রা
  • Bulgarian: Западна Суматра
  • Catalan: Sumatra Occidental
  • Cebuano: Provinsi Sumatera Barat
  • Chinese: Sai Sumatera Séng
  • Chinese: 西苏门答腊省
  • Chinese: 西蘇門答臘
  • Czech: Západní Sumatra
  • Danish: Vestsumatra
  • Dimli (individual language): Sumatra Rocawani
  • Dutch: West-Sumatra
  • English: West of Sumatra
  • Esperanto: Okcident-Sumatro
  • Esperanto: Okcidenta Sumatro
  • Finnish: Länsi-Sumatra
  • French: Sumatra occidental
  • Georgian: დასავლეთი სუმატრა
  • German: Sumatera Barat
  • German: Sumatra Barat
  • German: West-Sumatra
  • Gorontalo: Sumatra Barat
  • Greek: Δυτική Σουμάτρα (Γουέστ Σουμάτρα)
  • Gujarati: વેસ્ટ સુમાત્રા
  • Hakka Chinese: Sî Sumatera
  • Hausa: Sî Sumatera
  • Hebrew: מערב סומטרה
  • Hebrew: סומטרה המערבית
  • Hindi: पश्चिम सुमात्रा
  • Hungarian: Nyugat-Szumátra
  • Iloko: Laud a Sumatra
  • Indonesian: Provinsi Sumatera Barat
  • Indonesian: Provinsi Sumatra Barat
  • Indonesian: Sumatera Barat
  • Indonesian: Sumatra Barat
  • Indonesian: Sumbar
  • Italian: Sumatra Occidentale
  • Japanese: 西スマトラ州
  • Javanese: Sumatra Kulon
  • Kannada: ಪಶ್ಚಿಮ ಸುಮಾತ್ರ
  • Korean: 서수마트라주
  • Lao: Laud a Sumatra
  • Latvian: Rietumsumatra
  • Lithuanian: Vakarų Sumatra
  • Malay: Sumatera Barat
  • Malay: Sumatra Barat
  • Malayalam: പടിഞ്ഞാറൻ സുമാത്ര
  • Marathi: पश्चिम सुमात्रा
  • Min Dong Chinese: Să̤ Sumatra
  • Min Nan Chinese: Sai Sumatera Séng
  • Minangkabau: Sumatera Barat
  • Mongolian: Өрнө Суматра
  • Northern Luri: سوماترا افتونشین
  • Norwegian: Sumatera Barat
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Sumatera Barat
  • Occitan (post 1500): Sumatra Occidental
  • Pampanga: Albugang Sumatra
  • Pampanga: West Sumatra
  • Persian: سوماترای غربی
  • Polish: Sumatra Zachodnia
  • Portuguese: Sumatra Ocidental
  • Russian: Западная Суматра
  • Scots: Wast Sumatra
  • Serbian: Западна Суматра
  • Serbo-Croatian: Zapadna Sumatra
  • Sinhala: බස්නාහිර සුමාත්‍රා
  • South Azerbaijani: باتی سوماترای
  • Spanish: Provincia de Sumatra Occidental
  • Spanish: Sumatra Occidental
  • Sundanese: Sumatra Kulon
  • Swedish: Sumatera Barat
  • Tamil: மேற்கு சுமத்ரா
  • Tamil: மேற்கு சுமாத்திரா
  • Tamil: மேற்குச் சுமாத்திரா
  • Tamil: மேலைச் சுமாத்திரா
  • Telugu: పశ్చిమ సుమత్ర
  • Thai: จังหวัดสุมาตราตะวันตก
  • Turkish: Batı Sumatra
  • Ukrainian: Західна Суматра
  • Urdu: مغربی سماٹرا
  • Vietnamese: Tây Sumatera
  • Vietnamese: Tây Sumatra
  • Waray (Philippines): Katundan nga Sumatra
  • Welsh: Gorllewin Sumatra
  • Western Panjabi: صوبہ لہندا سماٹرا
  • Wu Chinese: 西蘇門答臘省
  • Yue Chinese: 西蘇門答臘
  • Daerah Tingkat I Sumatera Barat
  • Propinsi Sumatera Barat
  • Sumatraya Rocawani
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