Profile of Central Sulawesi
Central Sulawesi Province is located on 2o 22 North Latitude and 3o 48 South Latitude and 119o 22 - 124o 22 East Longitude. It is adjacent to :
- Sulawesi Sea and Gorontalo Province in the north,
- South Sulawesi Province and Southeast Sulawesi in the south,
- Makassar Strait in the west,
- Maluku Province in the east.
Central Sulawesi is administratively divided into 10 regencies and one city, namely Banggai Kepulauan, Banggai, Morowali, Poso, Donggala, Tolitoli, Buol, Parigi Moutong, Tojo Una Una, Sigi and City of Palu. Central Sulawesi has wide area of 68,033.00 cubic kilometers. The widest area is Regency of Morowali with area of 15,490.12 square kilometers and the smallest area is City of Palu with area of 395.06 cubic kilometers.
Economic structure of Central Sulawesi Province in 2011 was dominated by agriculture (39,13%), services (16,17%) and trading sector (12,81%).
Main commodity of Central Sulawesi Province is agriculture and services sector. Commodity of agriculture sector are corn, soybean, cassava, sweet potato. Plantation sub-sector with commodity of coconut, cocoa, oil palm, coffee. Fishery sub-sector with commodity of fishery catch, sea culture, fresh water pond culture and brackish cultivation. Commodity of stockbreeding are cow, buffalo, pig, sheep, horse and goat. Commodity of services sector are nature and culture tourism.
To support economic's activity, Central Sulawesi Province has 5 airports, namely Bubung Luwuk Airport, Kasigincu Palu, Lalos Toli-toli, Pagogul Buol and Mutiara Airport that are facilitated by telecommunication, navigation, visual equipment and airport maintanance equipment, and 5 seaports, namely Pantolan Port that is located in Palu, Toli toli, Luwuk, Poso and Salakan. There are two roads in this province, namely government and provincial road. The provincial road has length of 2,037.06 km, and the government road has length of 1,806.46 km.
Sulawesi Tengah Dalam Angka 2011
BPS Provinsi Sulawesi Tengah
Jl. Prof. Moh.Yamin No. 48 Palu 94114
Telp (0451) 483610, 483611, 483613
Fax (0451) 483612