Java is an island in
. Java is Indonesia's fifth-largest island. Its 130 million people make up 65% of Indonesia's entire population, and makes Java the most populated island in the world.
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Jakarta is the capital and largest city of
, located on the northwest of the island of Java.
Bandung is the capital city of
, and the third largest city in
Yogyakarta— despite the official spelling, the name is usually pronounced and not uncommonly written Jogjakarta or just Jogja — is a major tourist destination in
West Java is the western third of the island of Java,
. Indonesian language, being official, is widely spoken and understood, and is the main language used in big cities and Jakarta metropolitan area.
Central Java, including the Yogyakarta Special Region, covers the central third of the island of Java,
East Java covers the eastern third of the island of Java,
, as well as the island of
and several small offshore islands.
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