Profile of Central Sulawesi
Central Sulawesi Province is located between 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 Islands, 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 Morowali Regency with area of 15,490.12 square Kilometers and the smallest area is Palu City with area of 395.06 cubic Kilometers.
Economic structure of Central Sulawesi Province in 2011 was dominated by agriculture (39,13%), service (16,17%) and trading sector (12,81%).
Main commodities of Central Sulawesi Province are agriculture and services sector. Commodities of agriculture sector are corn, soybean, cassava, and sweet potato. Commodities of plantation subsector are coconut, cocoa, oil palm, and coffee. Commodities of fishery subsector are fishery catch, sea culture, fresh water pond culture and brackish cultivation. Commodities of livestock are cow, buffalo, pig, sheep, horse and goat. Commodities of service sector are nature and culture tourism.
To support economic activity, Central Sulawesi Province has 5 airports, namely Bubung Luwuk, Kasigincu Palu, Lalos Toli-toli, Pagogul Buol and Mutiara Airport that are facilitated by telecommunication, navigation, visual equipment and airport maintenance equipment; and 5 also 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
Central Bureau of Statistics of Central Sulawesi Province
JL. Prof. Mohammad Yamin No. 48, Palu, Central Sulawesi, 94112, Indonesia
Telp (0451) 483610
Fax (0451) 483612